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ASPCA National Hay Bale-Out for San Diego’s Sanctuary Horses

| January 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
ASPCA National Hay Bale-Out for San Diego’s Sanctuary Horses

Horses of Tir Na Nog was recently selected to receive a grant to help supply winter hay for the 47 equines at Horses of Tir Na Nog. The horses consume 32 bales of hay each week. The $5,000 grant will allow us to purchase 330 bales, and feed the horses for about 10 weeks. “The […]

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Mustangs Moved to New Habitat

| December 5, 2012 | 0 Comments
Mustangs Moved to New Habitat

After three months of recovery at Horses of Tir Na Nog, the herd of semi-feral mustangs that County of San Diego Department of Animal Services rescued from starvation are ready to explore their new habitat. Early in August, County of San Diego Department of Animal Services rescued a group of mustangs from a property in […]

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Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade Sunday Dec. 9, 2012

| November 14, 2012 | 0 Comments
Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade Sunday Dec. 9, 2012

Get those paws tinseled up this holiday season for the return of the Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade presented by Downtown Ace Hardware on Sunday, December 9th, 2012.  Join us and put your best paw, claw, fin and feather forward for this jolly promenade through the historic Gaslamp Quarter, under the iconic Gaslamp Archway, as well as our Pet […]

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Dog Strangled and Abandoned in Oceanside, Authorities Looking for Leads

| November 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Marissa, a 4-year old Miniature Pincher, who was found by the San Diego Humane Society’s Humane Officers on September 12th in a parking structure located at 2216 El Camino Real in Oceanside. Marissa was found abandoned in a crate, and appeared to be badly injured. She received immediate medical attention from the San Diego Humane […]

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Pooch Hotel

| November 2, 2012 | 0 Comments
Pooch Hotel

San Diego’s latest premier hotel is opening this month, yet, humans won’t be staying in it any time soon. Pooch Hotel is located at the Mission Valley shopping center, and is ahead of the curve, in terms of amenities that it has to offer. Such best-in-class luxuries include: a “spaw” complete with facials and paw-dicures, […]

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Petco’s Second Annual National Adoption Reunion

| October 1, 2012 | 0 Comments
Petco’s Second Annual National Adoption Reunion

October 6, 2012 marks Petco’s Second Annual National Adoption Reunion where every Petco and Unleashed by Petco store nationwide will host adoption events to help find shelter pets loving homes. To help kick off Petco’s National Adoption Reunion, “Animal Practice’s” monkey star, Crystal, made a special appearance for employees at the Petco Corporate offices on […]

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National Alpaca Farm Days

| September 6, 2012 | 0 Comments
National Alpaca Farm Days

Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association (AOBA) invites you to visit their member farms and ranches on National Alpaca Farm Days on September 29th and 30th. This is a unique opportunity for the public to explore the many aspects of the alpaca livestock industry in the United States and Canada. From meeting these beautiful, inquisitive animals […]

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Tender Loving Canines Assistance Dogs (TLCAD)

| July 31, 2012 | 0 Comments
Tender Loving Canines Assistance Dogs (TLCAD)

Tender Loving Canines Assistance Dogs (TLCAD) has welcomed the newest member into its service dog-in-training program. To raise funds for TLCAD’s life-changing work in assisting those on the autism spectrum, as well as wounded warriors with PTSD, the organization is inviting the community to name the male goldendoodle puppy via an opportunity drawing. Names may […]

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Photo Contest Seeks Balboa Park’s Next Top Dog

| July 31, 2012 | 0 Comments
Photo Contest Seeks Balboa Park’s Next Top Dog

Third annual photo contest showcases popular dog-friendly venue Shutter-happy pet lovers can prove that their pooch has what it takes to be leader of the pack by entering this year’s Balboa Park Top Dog Photo Contest. Top Dog submissions will be accepted from July 16 to August 13 and winners will be announced August 23 […]

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Bringing Bark to the Ballpark

| July 9, 2012 | 0 Comments
Bringing Bark to the Ballpark

Petco™ Invites Pet Parents to Bring their Dogs to Petco Park  – Come one, come all! Hundreds of slobbery, shaggy,  barking and tail-wagging dogs are welcome back to Petco Park for the Eighth  Annual “Dog Days of Summer”. It won’t be “ruff” for pet parents to enjoy  America’s favorite pastime with their furry friends as […]

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