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Tag Archives: St. Louis Park

Good Cop/Furry Cop: Edina police dog has the right to remain adorable

By Meredeth Barzen What does one do in the week leading up to retirement? Plan that trip to Italy? Build up a cache of Post-it Notes from the office supply cabinet? If you’re Kodiak, Edina’s favorite police dog, you go out with a bang and catch one last bad guy for good measure. Just two … Read More

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Art Imitates Life: Twin Cities dog park inspires novel

Sidewalk Dog is pleased to have author Art Novak grace our blog to talk about the people, pooches and park that inspired his book Doglegs. An award-winning copywriter, creative director and Twin Cities resident of 27 years, Art now lives with his wife, Margie, and Lab/shepherd mix, Copper, in Savannah, Georgia, where he teaches copywriting … Read More

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Dog-Friendly Dining: The list you've all been waiting for!

By Meredeth Barzen Note: Throw us a bone and tell us about your favorite places to grab a bite with your dog in the comments section below. Or go one further: We’ve teamed up with our friends at Stunt Puppy to create this super-snazzy interactive map of our choice dog spots in the area. Check … Read More

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Nama-stay: Yoga for you and your dog!

If you’ve ever participated in a basic yoga class, you’re familiar with certain physical postures, such as tadasana, warrior pose and – everyone’s favorite – savasana. Now there’s a new yoga class taking place around the Twin Cities where your dog is welcome and encouraged to practice right alongside you. Novices and advanced yoga practitioners … Read More

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Minnesota-Made Holiday Gift Ideas

LEASHES Stunt Puppy™. If you don’t think canine gear can be both functional and fashionable, then you haven’t seen Stunt Puppy‘s collars, leashes, and accessories. Stunt Puppy website (use coupon code DISH for free shipping through December 31st), Urbanimal, BoneAdventure, Corazon, and Marathon Sports. Dugen Clip. This is the leash that lets you go anywhere. … Read More

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