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Smart Tips for Safe Pups: Sniffing Out Valentine’s Day Dangers

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Do you ruuuuv V-Day or do you turn up your nose at the over-hyped hoopla? There are a few of us in each camp here at SWD, but when it comes to celebrating, we agree this holiday is paw-sitively heartwarming if it’s all about puppy love. And there’s zero stress ‘cause treats, play time, and extra snuggles are … Read More The post ...

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37 Furrific Ways to Make the Last Month of Winter Fly By

Photo: @zoey_in_minnesota on Instagram via #MyDogisaSidewalkDog

Mid-February in Minnesota: the time of year when we don’t know what’s sagging more — our spirits or our dog’s bored-looking jowls. It’d be easy for pups and people alike to sigh the rest of the winter away, so here’s a little pep talk, Sidewalk Dog style: There are technically* just 37 days of winter left. ...

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Special Dog Seeks Special Home: John Wayne the Greyhound

Photo: Angela Boone Photography

Editor’s Note: Inspired by our founder Ali Jarvis’ “lemon” dog, Luc, this series is dedicated to local, special-needs pups who are looking for loving homes. Please share this post to help John Wayne find his forever family!  Name: John Wayne Breed: Greyhound Age: 6 years old Gender: Male, neutered Size/Weight: 90 lbs Rescu...

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