The White Rock Dog Park is a wonderful place, and not just because it was the the first official off-leash space in the city. It's a friendly place reliably thronged with good-natured canines and the people who love them. It's part of what makes White Rock Lake such a gem.
That said, the park has a ... More >>
Folks in Oak Cliff have been pushing for an Oak Cliff dog park for a while now. More specifically, they've been lobbying the city to pitch in for a permanent one, since they have the pop-up thing down by now.
Yesterday brought good news. According to a post on FIDO Oak Cliff's website, the city has ... More >>
Oh, it's the very last day of the year, and I'm just not going to write about that damned fiscal cliff thing because it makes me so angry, and I don't feel like ending the year on that note. I want one day off from angry, if you don't mind. Maybe it will help to start the new year on a less disconso ... More >>
Every day, the dogs of Dallas leave behind an astounding amount of shit. The city mailed out a water-quality PSA over the summer that included a rough figure, which was somewhere in the range of several hundred thousand pounds per day if memory serves. Some of that is picked up and thrown in the gar ... More >>
Mac, who would prefer not to get stuck behind a wallA couple of weeks back we noted that the city's Animal Shelter Commission has created the Dallas Companion Animal Project, a task force "charged with developing a blueprint for ending the killing of adoptable animals." And while Nathan Winograd ... More >>
Keyboard Cat is too easy! Try Cat Garth Brooks, instead.So, Halloween's closing in, and you have to choose a costume. It's tough, isn't it? The clock is ticking--and if you don't choose something remarkable then the night is a big suck pile.Then, there's your pet. Do you dress it up for the occas ... More >>
One of my best friends.Yes indeed, I'm looking at you Westminster Dog Show.
One of the weirdest events of the year went down last night in New York as 15,000 packed Madison Square Garden to look at dogs. I know.
Look, I've had a dog all my life. From "Poppy" to "Urko" to "Hank" to "Maveric ... More >>