dogs

dog dies
City Life

My Dog Is My Life, and One Day, He’ll Be Gone

One day, my dog Joey will be gone. Not today, not tomorrow, but the day is coming — and coming sooner than I’d like. I […]

Foobooz

Say Hello to Unleashed, Craft Hall’s New Dog Park Beer Garden

Happy Monday everyone, and welcome back to the Weekly Round-Up. Every once in a while, the News Gods see fit to show us their sense […]

covid sniffing dogs
City Life

Penn Researchers Need Your Sweaty T-Shirts to Train Their COVID-Sniffing Dogs

Now that the New York Times reports the unfortunate news that the United States is unlikely to ever reach herd immunity against the coronavirus, it looks like […]

dog adoptions
City Life

5 Things to Know About Adopting a Dog in Philly

With rescue applications through the roof, here’s how to ensure yours is the winning ticket. 1. Be honest on all fronts. “There’s no ideal candidate, […]

philadelphia dog services
City Life

7 Ways to Spoil Your Dog in Philly

Now that we’ve all got dogs (congrats!), it’s only fair that they enjoy Philly as much as we do. Buy Them Baked Goods at Amelie’s […]

pandemic puppy
City Life

How Pandemic Pups Are Getting Us Through a Very Dark Year

My husband would tell you that I manipulated him into getting a dog. He’s right. One afternoon in June, I was in my new home […]

we rate dogs face mask
City Life

The Best Thing That Happened This Week: The “Tell Your Dog I Said Hi” Mask

If the closure of gyms, not to mention civilization, because of COVID-19 has thrown you out on the sidewalks of your town for exercise, you […]

Washington Square West engagement photos
Philadelphia Wedding

American Horror Story Inspired These Magical Philly Engagement Photos

What do an Instagram-famous pug and American Horror Story have to do with engagement photos? Quite a bit, at least for this well-accessorized pair of […]

Bride with dog
Philadelphia Wedding

Dogs at Weddings: Here’s Everything You Need to Know

It’s no secret that we Philadelphians love our dogs. (Sometimes we love them so much that we sneak them into our engagement photos and put […]

Be Well Philly

We Caught Up with Thor, the Philly Bulldog Who Won Best in Show, On His Fitness Routine and the Importance of Treats

On Thanksgiving, there are two types of people: those who watch football and those who watch adorable doggos prance around in friendly competition. (Can you […]

national dog show
City Life

National Dog Show Will Decide Which of These Very Good Dogs Are the Best Very Good Dogs

We hear there’s a big sporting event going on this weekend. (Something about a 2018 Super Bowl rematch?) But if your focus is entirely on […]

NextHealth PHL

A New Cannabis Study Is Launching in Philly — For Your Dog

Cannabidiol (CBD), an active ingredient in cannabis that is derived from the hemp plant, is becoming popular with pet owners. Kimberly Agnello, an associate professor of small […]

NextHealth PHL

NextUp: The Local Company Pioneering Personalized Medicine for Dogs

NextUp” is a weekly NextHealth PHL feature that highlights the local leaders, organizations and research shaping the Greater Philadelphia region’s life sciences ecosystem. Email qmuse@phillymag.com […]

cecily tynan dog
City Life

Cecily Tynan Needs Your Help Finding Her Lost Rescue Puppy

On Tuesday afternoon, Cecily Tynan was gleefully posting on social media about her family’s latest addition, a puppy named Nala. But by Tuesday night, the […]

piggyback treats
Be Well Philly

This Local Company Turns Food Waste Into Sustainable Pet Treats

According to the United States Department of Agriculture, an estimated 30 to 40 percent of the food supply goes to waste every year — translating […]