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12 MN Dogs Who Could Be Humans

Editor’s note: Sidewalk Dog is on Indiegogo and our deadline is THIS Thursday! Your support will allow us to bring you MORE funny features like this as we work to better serve Minnesota dog lovers and MN’s homeless dogs. Please back our pack TODAY (just two days left!). Because dogs are family. Ever wonder what your pooch might say if they were a hooman? We took … Read More

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Doggie Date: Pet-A-Palooza 2016

An all-day, outdoor, family- and dog-friendly event filled with pet entertainment and exhibitions, local adoptable dogs (and their shelter or rescue reps), and pet-related vendors, plus treats and live music for all? Pup yeah! It’s Pet-A-Palooza 2016, brought to you by CBS Radio and presented by The Urban Dog, with yours truly as media partner. DATE: Saturday, June 25 from … Read More

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Dog-Friendly Digs: Residences at Custom House

Our Dog-Friendly Digs series shines a spotlight on the best dog-friendly apartment living around the Twin Cities. Inspired by pup-ular demand, we dig deep into the details and amenities dog lovers care about so you’ll be better informed when picking a place for you and your pooch. Historic St. Paul, Views for Miles, Rooftop Dog Run A … Read More

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Here We Go-Go! Back the Pack on Indiegogo

Editor’s note: We’re counting on you, SWDers. And we’ll love you forever if you back us at your soonest convenience (ideally TODAY!) to give us the early momentum needed for campaign success (and our nerves). ♥ Last fall, you generous folks pledged nearly $33,000 to Sidewalk Dog on Kickstarter, but per the platform’s all-or-nothing ‘tude, we didn’t receive a … Read More

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Doggie Date Night: Dog Day at the Saints Baseball Stadium

Get ready to woof, woof, woof for the home team: a dog-friendly night of baseball with the St. Paul Saints is right around the corner! The event will benefit Pet Haven, Minnesota’s oldest foster-based animal rescue, which re-homes cats and dogs, spays and neuters to reduce overpopulation, and promotes companion animal welfare. Leash up your pup … Read More

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Six Dog-Friendly Breweries to Tap this Summer

Of all the delights that summer in Minnesota has to offer, grabbing a cool craft beer with friends by your side and a pup at your feet has gotta be one of our faves. Here are five trendy patios — and one tap room — that are guaranteed to bring hop-timal enjoyment to you and your boozehound in the sunny months to … Read More

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Sidewalk Dog on Twin Cities Live: Adopt Mursey

Today Mursey made her TV debut on Twin Cities Live, and she sure took a shine to fame. This sleek n’ sturdy young pittie is perhaps part piggy, as evidenced by the gentle snorting she exuded as she snuggled up to her chaperons in the green room. She’s got the most lovable giant noggin, and is available for adoption … Read More

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Join our Insta-Party and Your Next Happy Hour Could Be on Us

Our tails are thumping: Sidewalk Dog is a finalist in the Instagram category of the Best of the Twin Cities awards! Now we need your help to come out as top dog. To celebrate our nomination and the voters (you!) who could help us win, we’re giving away a Sidewalk Dog t-shirt with a $25 gift card to Blue Plate … Read More

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Always Wanted to Work with Animals? Here’s the Program You’ve Been Waiting For

Ask any group of eight-year-olds what they want to be when they grow up and you’ll likely hear a chorus of “veterinarian!” (My own answer at that age was “marine biologist,” which I thought meant feeding fish to amusement-park dolphins in front of a cheering crowd. Didn’t quite achieve that goal, thank dog — though … Read More

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Fur-Leaf Clover: 8 MN Pups who are Irish for the Day

Happy St. Patty’s Day, SWDers! Just because your four-legged leprechauns can’t join you in imbibing a green beer tonight doesn’t mean they aren’t stoked to celebrate by your side. In honor of one of our fave holidays, we found eight local lads and lassies who are shamrockin’ that festive green and gold attire with the best of ’em. [Related: (Dog) … Read More

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