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Doggie Date: Linden Hills Woofstock

The temps may be about to dip, but our spirits are as high as ever: it’s almost time for one of our very favorite events of the year. Linden Hills Woofstock is back for its twelfth (!) year and you can bet your Basset this one’s gonna be the best yet. “Woofstock came about because the … Read More

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Fab, Thanks to Fido: How Dogs can Make Us Happier & Healthier

You’ve probably always known that your dog can make you happy, but did you know that an increasing body of research shows that your furry BFF can also make you healthy? We’re spillin’ the kibble on some of the many ways that pet ownership can bring wag-worthy wellness into your life: Walk the walk. You may … Read More

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MN Pups Who Are Going for Gold (Kind Of)

We know, we know. Our dogs are the best and they’d take home the gold medal in everything because they’re wonderful in every way. (Did we mention they’re the best?) Like all great athletes, pups specialize in their events. Inspired by Rio, these top dogs are making their way to the pawdium: 1. This champion doggie-paddle team … Read More

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Doggie Date: MN Paws on the Patio

Summer may be winding down, but our yappy hour scene is not: Bark your calendars for a Monday funday on Longfellow Grill‘s huge courtyard and patio along the gorgeous Mississippi River Parkway. WHAT: MN Paws on the Patio WHEN: Monday, August 29, 5:00pm – 9:00pm WHERE: Longfellow Grill in Minneapolis (map) BENEFICIARY: 10% of food and drink sales on the patio … Read More

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Project Delta’s Summerfest

This weekend, join Project Delta for their inaugural fundraising event in the heart of Minneapolis. In addition to supporting this terrific local org — which pairs veterans with PTSD and/or TBI with shelter or rescue dogs — attendees will enjoy food and drinks, music by local celeb Chris Hawkey and his band, and a silent auction and raffle. They’ll also … Read More

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Sidewalk Dog on Twin Cities Live: Adopt Guzzey

Today our pack leader Ali Jarvis stopped by Twin Cities Live to introduce Guzzey, a fluffy friend adoptable from Wags & Whiskers Animal Rescue. This lil’ ladies man didn’t shy away from a snuggle sesh with Steve’s special co-host, Julia Cobbs of myTalk 107.1, who couldn’t resist his canine charms. Part Pekingese, part Pug, and — okay — maybe a … Read More

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Doggie Date: Yappy Hour at 3 Squares Restaurant

August is almost here and we’re gearing up to make the last month of summer a hound-dog hootenanny from start to finish. Case in point: An upcoming SWD yappy hour on a gorgeous courtyard and patio. There will be snacks. There will be drinks. There will be irresistible underbites. WHAT: Yappy Hour at 3 Squares Restaurant BENEFICIARY: 10% of … Read More

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3 Squares Patio Party Goes Swimmingly for MN Dogs

This week we threw a warm n’ windy yappy hour at the gorgeous 3 Squares Restaurant. The lovely Renée Duncan Photography caught those precious pups of yours on camera — below are some of our fave pics from the evening. As always, we’re wagging with thanks to Tito’s Handmade Vodka for sponsoring this event — the hoomans were drooling over the delish … Read More

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Doggie Date: People & Pets on the Patio

UPDATE 7/27: Due to rain, this event has been rescheduled for Wednesday, 8/3. Holy Schnauzer, have you guys seen the calendar lately? Summer’s halfway done (sigh) but you still have plenty of time to pack in as much pup-lovin’ fun as possible. Here comes the next of this year’s SWD yappy hours: WHAT: People & Pets on the Patio BENEFICIARY: People … Read More

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Speak! 14 MN Dogs Whose Looks Say it All

Our fur-kids can’t talk but that doesn’t stop them from saying plenty. From derp to straight side-eye, these 14 Minnesota pups “speak” with just one look: 1. Nahhh, I have no idea who drank the rest of your wine, but hey girl — you look good tonight. New sweat pants? Does Taco Bell deliver? 2. Oh hey, mom — … Read More

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