Happy Thursday, Kibble n Barkers!
We hope you are enjoying the summer! We have been very busy -- relatives in town, doggy activities, AND participating in an upcoming reality television show on NYC dogs. More info on that as the filming progresses . . . and a round of applause to all the dogs who participated in the recent Puppy Prom at the Salty Paw! http://dnainfo.com/20100721/financial-district-battery-park-city/local-pooches-dress-nines-for-downtown-puppy-prom
Ada Nieves has recently started a pet food bank. Contact her if you would like to volunteer or donate: [address removed]SHOP
The Dog Days of Summer event at Henri Bendel (712 Fifth Avenue at 56th St) runs through August 2. This year they have a great selection of items from top designers like Kane and Couture
and Bowhaus NYC
. We love the crystal Poochee doggy shirts. The staff will monogram the shirts on site. Pet Portables
first aid kits are available, too. PAINT
Color me Mine is holding their annual "Give a Dog a Bowl" painting contest through August 14. The Tribeca studio does allow well-behaved dogs to join pawrents as they paint. Call them in advance to get dog-friendly days and hours -[masked]-0120. The studio is located at 116 Franklin Street. http://www.tribeca.colormemine.com/ BEACH
Andi and Moxie are planning a doggy beach day this Saturday, July 31 at Manasquan beach - bay side. Join Andi's meetup group (Moxie's Jamaica Estates) to see all the details. http://www.meetup.com/Moxies-Jamaica-Estates-Small-Dog-Play-Dates/calendar/13775818/?from=list&offset=0 STUDY
If you are interested in learning about "Career Opportunities for People who Love Pets," check out Charlotte Reed's upcoming class on August 10 or September 28. Charlotte will talk about 12 pet-friendly careers and give tips and tricks on avoiding pitfalls, joining organizations, and more. http://petproclasses.eventbrite.com/ MODEL
The Rochester Fur Ball is still conducting their doggy model search for the event on August 28. The model search runs through July 31. Enter for Fido's chance to strut her stuff on the runway at this black-tie gala. http://www.rochesterfurball.com/model.html Check the calendar for other upcoming doggy activities.
See you soon!
Erika, Ginger, and Cubby