Thursday, January 29, 2009


The City of Plantation, Parks & Recreation Department is hosting DOGGIE PALOOZA - A DOG EXPO, Saturday, January 31st from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at Happy Tails Dog Park, 6600 S.W. 16th Street, in Plantation.

Come and enjoy a whole day full of fun and activities:

  • Demonstrations by Plantation Police K-9’s.
  • Frisbee Dog Show
  • Storm Riders Flyball Team

  • Best Dressed Dog

  • Most Talented Dog
  • Prizes, Raffles

Admission is a $1.00 for human companions, Canines are free!
The event benefits The Sanctuary Animal Refuge, a local not-for-profit, no kill organization devoted to finding homeless and abandoned animals loving homes.

For more information call 954-452-2503 / 954-452-2510.

Thursday, January 22, 2009

Dog Bowl III!

Boxer Friends Inc, a South Florida Rescue Group will be hosting Dog Bowl III, Sunday January 25th, 2009 at T. Y. Park 3300 N. Park Road, in Hollywood.

This fun event features doggie games and contests:
· “Best Dressed Dog”
· “Owner/Dog Look Alike” and
· “Silly Pet Trick”

Raffles, Dog Massage, AKC Canine Good Citizen Testing, Chinese Auction with great prizes including an autographed cookbook by Paula Deen and an autographed copy of “Love Matters” by radio personality Delilah.
Goody bag with bonus raffle ticket and event t-shirt - $10.00 donation -quantities limited.

Dress up you and your dog in your favorite team colors and join Boxer Friends, Inc. for whole day of fun!

For more information, please contact Fran at 954- 646-3786.

Thursday, January 15, 2009

Pump Up with your Pooch!

Family Dog Central in Deerfield Beach is presenting “Pump Up with your Pooch” on Tuesday, January 15, 2009.

This fun, exercise class is designed to give dogs and owners at full body workout.

Class includes:

  • Cardio

  • Strength Training

  • Stretches
Keep up your New Year's Resolution!

For more information, please call 954-360-2871
Family Dog Central

Thursday, January 8, 2009

Natural Born Athletes

Think your pooch is a “Natural Born Athlete”?

Try out “Introduction to Agility” Doggie Class.

It begins Thursday, January 15, 2009 at 7:30pm and runs until February 19th at Lucky Dog Sports Club in Jupiter, FL.

Dogs will be introduced to many obstacles used in agility such as jumps, tunnels, chute and open weaves. What a great opportunity to try out something new, healthy, and fun for you and your dog!

For more information, please visit

Saturday, January 3, 2009

New Year, New Friends!

Start 2009 on your right foot by adopting a best friend for life!

The Humane Society of Greater Miami will host a Pet Adoption Drive at PETCO - North Miami Beach on Saturday, January 10, 2009.

Come and meet adorable dogs available for adoption!
The event starts at 12 until 3pm.

14601 Biscayne Boulevard,
North Miami Beach.

For directions to the store, please see here