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Sidewalk Dog on Twin Cities Live: Adopt Shiloh the Golden!

Today was a wonderful day on Twin Cities Live, as we got to introduce the audience to the marvelous Shiloh from Retrieve a Golden of Minnesota (RAGOM). She’s a darling little girl (little being the operative word: this little goose just might have a dwarf gene) who has been in rescue for more than a … Read More

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Bye Bye, Puppy Mills!

Time to celebrate, SWDers! It’s been a long road to get here (one with its share of disappointments), but yesterday, May 20, Governor Mark Dayton signed the Omnibus Supplemental Budget Bill (H.F. 3172) into law, which included the MN Dog and Cat Breeder Regulation Bill. The new law protects dogs, cats, puppies, and kittens in commercial breeding facilities … Read More

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State of Purpose: A Puppy Mill Bill Update

In March of 2010, Animal Humane Society’s Tracie Popma wrote a guest post for our blog detailing the state’s puppy mill problem and a bill designed to license, inspect and regulate animal breeding facilities. At the time, the bill was struggling to make it through the Minnesota legislature, and unfortunately, it still hasn’t passed. It … Read More

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Good as Gold: Meet Faith at Goldzilla this Saturday!

It’s time again for Goldzilla, the annual fundraising walk in support of Retrieve a Golden of Minnesota (RAGOM), and this year’s event features a very special guest: a two-legged golden girl named Faith. On Saturday, September 17th (that’s this weekend!), Faith will join her fellow goldies at Shoreview’s Island Lake Park for a scenic 5K … Read More

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Bark ‘n’ Ride: Walser Subaru welcomes dogs

Folks, we here at Sidewalk Dog don’t like to say “We told you so,” but when we founded this company based on the fact that our nation’s dogs are becoming a bigger and bigger part of our lives, from eating to playing to shopping, well … We told you so. Case in point: You can … Read More

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