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Prost to the Pups at Dogtoberfest [PHOTOS]

SWD and Oktoberfest go together like pups on patios and brats with cider, so we took that as a sign to throw a Dogtoberfest party. Our pals at 3 Squares were down to host (and bake batches of their furbulous doggie treats), so we headed to Maple Grove with our paws full of doggie beer and … Read More

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Party On, Pups: It’s a Howlin’ Dogtoberfest at 3 Squares!

Hey SWD-ers, let’s play word association. October — Fest! Halloween — Party! Party — Costumes! Costumes — Dogs! Dogs — Yes! We can see we’re on the same page here, so let’s kick off our first Dogtoberfest/Howl-o-ween event of the year, together and in full regalia. WHAT: A fang-tastic dog-friendly patio party to celebrate the best time to dress up … Read More

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Special Dog Seeks Special Home: Tot the American Staffordshire Terrier

Editor’s Note: Inspired by our founder Ali Jarvis’ love for her “lemon” dog, Luc, this series is dedicated to local, special-needs pups who are looking for loving “furever” homes. Please consider sharing this post — you might help Tot from A Rotta Love Plus find his forever family!   Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier Age:  1.5 years old Gender: Male, neutered Size/Weight: 41 … Read More

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Celebrate National Dog Day at Dog-Friendly Patio Party

National Dog Day was practically made with dog lovers like you in mind, so come celebrate with us and your pup on Wednesday, August 26! WHAT: A huge dog-friendly patio party to celebrate our love of dogs everywhere (and yours in particular!) WHEN: Wednesday, August 26 from 5 – 9 WHERE: 3 Squares Restaurant in … Read More

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Pardon My Photographic Frenchie: Bastille Day Pics Are Here

If you attended last week’s “Pardon My Frenchie” Dog-Friendly Bastille Day party at 3 Squares Restaurant, this is the moment you’ve been waiting for: PICTURES ARE HERE! Not only do we have a ton of great candids from the event below, but our friends at TwinFish Photography has also prepared a gallery for you — … Read More

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Doggie Date: 3rd Annual Woofstock at The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes

Saturday, August 8 will mark the third Arbor Lakes Woofstock festival in as many years, and it’s quickly becoming a staple for the dog-friendly community in the Northwest metro. This one-day extravaganza is host to live music, vendors, face-painting, shopping (with special deals!), and lots of activities for families, couples, and their dogs, all hosted … Read More

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Pardon My Frenchie: A Dog-Friendly Bastille Day Party

Bastille Day may technically be a French holiday, but we’d never turn town an excuse to throw a dog-friendly party! So vive la France, mes amis! When: Tuesday, July 14 from 5 – 9pm Where: 3 Squares Restaurant in Maple Grove Who: You and your dog, regardless of size or breed! Cost: $0! Just RSVP so we know how many … Read More

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Minnesota Dog Park Named Among Top 10 in Nation

Last week, USA Today published a list of the top 10 dog parks in the USA — and Maple Grove’s very own Elm Creek Reserve Dog Park made the list! Not that this is surprising, to those of us in the know: Elm Creek has a sterling five-paw review score in the SidewalkDog.com dog park … Read More

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Your Dog, Our Blog: Pints for Paws at 3 Squares

On Wednesday, October 8th, Sidewalk Dog teamed up with 3 Squares Restaurant to throw a happy hour to raise money to fund a therapy dog for a local special needs classroom. We raised nearly $800 buckaroos, had pro photos taken by Emily Isakson Photography (check out her work below–and then come see her again tomorrow at the Shinola event, where she’ll … Read More

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Doggie Date: Pints for Paws at 3 Squares

It’s an established fact that we at Sidewalk Dog are suckers for a good cause. That’s why our merch always benefits a rescue, why all our happy hours are aimed at fundraising for someone deserving, and why every single pack member has a rescue dog in their home. So it’ll come as zero surprise to … Read More

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