Author Archives: Ryan Kriva

5 Paw-Dropping Ways to Bike with Your Dog

Photo: @porter_the_pupper Most dogs and their humans enjoy a long W-A-L-K, but there’s another four-letter word sure to get your pup’s tail wagging: bike! A range of setups are available for every type of dog: from high-energy, athletic pooches to those with physical limitations due to age or injury. Safety should be your first priority, […]

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6 Dog-Friendly Donut-Shop Patios in the Twin Cities

Photo: Liz Schuette’s late great Bogart gazes upon a Sssdude-Nutz masterpiece Picture this: it’s a weekend morning. You’re wondering where the you can go for a quick, classic, and delicious treat: the humble donut. You know that there are seemingly dozens of attractive options in the Twin Cities, but only a handful of them have dog-friendly patios. We’ve […]

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The Best Dog Menus in the US

Photo: KME Photography If you love spending time out on the town with your furry companion, there’s a good chance you dine at restaurants with dog-friendly patios. Thanks to a growing national trend of dog menus — that is, menus with delicious, dog-centric, dog-safe food for Fido — now you can eat together, too. From […]

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These 10 Dog-Friendly Trails in MN are a Must-Hike

Photo: @endeavorsofego This post was brought to you in partnership with the pup lovers at Solid Gold Pet Food, dedicated to providing nutrition to help pets achieve extraordinary health and lifelong happiness. If you’re new around here (or haven’t gone exploring lately), let us let you in on a little secret: our great state is doggone […]

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2018 Guide to Dog-Friendly Farmers Markets in MN

Photo: KME Photography Today we’re yappin’ about the seasonal shopping experience known as the farmers market, and the only thing that makes this harvest hunt better is having a furry pal by your side while you sniff out the scene, paw-ruse produce at its peak, and pick up other tempting edibles and handmade goods. Woof to […]

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How Great Danes Started a Pet Food Revolution

Solid Gold: Nutrition for happy, healthy pets. This post was brought to you in partnership with the pup lovers at Solid Gold Pet Foods, dedicated to providing nutrition to help pets achieve extraordinary health and lifelong happiness. For dog’s sake, pick up a bag today! If you’re not familiar with Solid Gold, allow us to welcome […]

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These Memes About Dogs and Travel Fuel Our Wanderlust

Photo: Patrick Hendry via Unsplash Editor’s Note: Each month, we take a walk through the internet to fetch the best dog memes around. Scroll on for our top picks from this month, and subscribe to our newsletter so you don’t miss the next one.     We want to get our paws on YOUR favorite dog […]

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Dog-Friendly North Loop: Darby’s Pub & Grill

Photo: Darby’s Pub & Grill via Facebook This series is brought to you in partnership with Metro Dogs Daycare & Boarding, which strives to make life easier for busy urban dog owners. Voted Best Doggy Daycare in City Pages (2015 + 2017), Metro Dogs’ safe, loving environment is their top priority. Current and former customers […]

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