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Local Non-Profit Lends a Paw to Rescues in Need

Nothing gets our tails wagging like discovering a new animal non-profit. So imagine our delight when we discovered Dogs of a Good Society (D.O.G.S.), a group dedicated to assisting Minnesota’s animal rescues and shelters. D.O.G.S. provides advocacy, supplies, and fundraising for organizations who need it. Dogs Of A Good Society is not a rescue — … Read More

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Special Dog Seeks Special Home: Cody the Beagle mix

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 Cody from Happy Hound Rescue find his forever family!         Breed: Beagle mix Age: 8 years old Gender: Male, neutered Size/Weight: 55 … Read More

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Dog Park Detective: Airport Dog Park

Dog Park Detective is an ongoing series in which Sidewalk Dog sniffs out the best parks in the Twin Cities metro. Check out the other parks we’ve investigated, and stay tuned for opportunities for your dog to be one of our Dog Park Detectives! THE DAY: Sunday, March 22 THE DOG: Brynner THE PARK: Airport Dog … Read More

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Sidewalk Dog on Twin Cities Live: Dog-Friendly Businesses

Ali made a special trip to Twin Cities Live today — not because she had an adoptable dog to showcase (look for us next on Monday, April 6!), but because it was National Puppy Day and what better way to celebrate than by featuring some of the most dog-friendly businesses in town? Ali and her … Read More

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Your Dog, Our Blog: Indoor Off-Leash Dog Romp

This past weekend, Sidewalk Dog hosted an indoor, off-leash dog park event for pups of all sizes to come and frolic together. We hosted it in the fantastic heated barn at Boulder Pointe Equestrian and Event Center in Anoka had some serious fun. And yes, of course, we have the photographic evidence (courtesy of our magical … Read More

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Special Dog Seeks Special Home: Roy the Golden Retriever

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 Roy from Retrieve A Golden Of Minnesota find his forever family!       Breed: Golden Retriever Age: 7 years old Gender: Male, neutered … Read More

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Almost Famous Dogs: M.A. Rosko’s Pack of Creatures

It’s no secret that we at Sidewalk Dog have a deep and abiding love for local news gal M.A. Rosko. We’ve profiled her dogs Red and Munter in the past, but her pack has changed since we last caught up — so we thought it was high time to meet the new dogs in her … Read More

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Win Big in the Guilty Dog Contest

Ever thought your pup could be a dog model? Well, this is your chance! This spring, Sidewalk Dog is teaming up with the pros at American Rug Laundry to host the Guilty Dog Contest — and it comes with some seriously fantastic prizes. Not only will the winner receive a free 6’ x 9’ handcrafted … Read More

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Red Lake Rosie’s Rescue Wins $5000 Prize

In late 2014, founder of Red Lake Rosie’s Rescue Karen Good was nominated for the Rare Life Award, which is bestowed by Eagle Rare Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey upon individuals who exhibit courage, leadership, survival, devotion, character, and heroism. Out of the 259 people nominated for this award, 20 were named finalists, and out of … Read More

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Special Dog Seeks Special Home: Nola the Shih Tzu

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 Nola from NorthStar Shih Tzu Rescue find her forever family!         Breed: Shih Tzu Age: 6 years old Gender: Female, spayed … Read More

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