Dogtoberfest Austin has been a pinnacle of pet-themed events over the last decade. 2017 marks the 10 year anniversary for this fun event. Not only does this even bring out hundreds of dogs and their people every year, but it benefits a variety of local rescue organizations. We had a great time meeting so many passionate dog lovers and getting to know several new small business friends at the variety of booths lining the walkway at the Domain. While we could never grab photos
Yes, you read that correctly! Austin is, after all, number one in keeping it weird and there isn't much out there that is stranger than a Dog Beard and Moustache competition. Hosted by the Austin Facial Club, this year marks the 4th annual competition and it certainly did not disappoint. The competition features a variety of dogs, from small to large and everything in between. These dogs are all incredibly loved and it was obvious how proud their people were of them as they p
Wow, we cannot believe that this year marks 9 years for Love-A-Bull. For anyone that does not know this organization, I highly recommend checking them out. Love-A-Bull started as a monthly meetup group by a handful of pit bull parents who simply wanted to get out and enjoy their pups. As this group grew, it became obvious that Austin was home to a larger collection of proud pittie families and that these families wanted their dogs to be treated as any other dog would be. Unfo
This week, we took a trip to Chicago for a little relaxation and beautiful weather (hello 70 degrees!). We spent our days walking through some gorgeous gardens, beautiful parks and along the path that follows the coast of Lake Michigan. We ate some delicious food, enjoyed watching Katharine McPhee blow us away at the PBS Soundstage and laughed for hours at The Second City (unfortunately, no celebrities showed up, but wow! the talent at this comedy club was great). As always,
Peace, love & pit bulls really is a fabulous combination! Yesterday, we loaded up Panda Bear and headed out to meet up with our friends at Love-A-Bull to celebrate Pit Bull Awareness Month. This is an organization that I have known and worked with for years, they not only rescue dogs, but also advocate for dogs of all breeds to be treated equally.
Later this month, they will also be hosting their annual Pit Bull Pride Festival, so keep an eye out on our calendar for more fu