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  • The Rescue Saves Us

    Pet ProfileThe Rescue Saves Us

    Orangeburg, NY

    The Rescue Saves Us

    Tiki is a sweetie-pie who highly enjoys doggy massages. She is also often called Big Head. Tiki is a bit of a scaredy pup, she has run away from,... leaves, kittens, birds, plastic bags and many mo [more...]

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  • What a Joy to Behold

    Photo GalleryWhat a Joy to Behold

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    What a Joy to Behold

    As I was about to leave Central Park from 81st Street, there was a shaggy dog so white that her fur glistens. I talked to her owner and learned that her name is Joy.  She is a Samoyed and was [more...]

  • Is Walnut a Hyena?

    Photo GalleryIs Walnut a Hyena?

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    Is Walnut a Hyena?

    Next to us were two dogs on line with their pet parents for Shakespeare in the Park.  The younger playful one looks like a hyena. His name is Walnut. He is very sociable and doesn't hesit [more...]

  • TYPES OF POSTS:

      Pet Profile
    Funny, sweet and touching stories of pets and their guardians.
     
    Photo with Trivia
    Fun facts about the animal. Click the photo to enlarge.
     
    Professional Services
    A feature on professionals working with animals.
     
    For Adoption
    This adorable pet needs a permanent loving home.
     
    Photo Gallery Gallery
    Photos of pets or animal-related events.
     
    List
    List of pets with someting in common.
  • Barley

    Photo GalleryBarley

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    Barley

    While in line for tickets at Shakespeare at the Park,  sitting next to us was a couple with their two dogs. One of those dog is Barley, a Jack Russell terrier.

    He had features of [more...]

  • Honoring: PS3, the Vocal Guinea Pig.

    Pet ProfileHonoring: PS3, the Vocal Guinea Pig.

    She is an Abyssinian guinea pig.
    What an odd name for a guinea pig!

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Honoring: PS3, the Vocal Guinea Pig.

    Update: PS3 passed away today at 6:30PM April 26, 2016.  She was 5 years and 2 months old.

    PS3 was the most vocal guinea pig, I've ever had. She "wheeked" when it's ti [more...]

  • Jack Has a Favorite Bench

    Pet ProfileJack Has a Favorite Bench

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Jack Has a Favorite Bench

    I saw Helen and her majestic Husky named Jack walking into Clinton DeWitt park. 


    Do you mind if I take a picture of your dog?

    Sure but he has to [more...]

  • Willow The Shredder

    Pet ProfileWillow The Shredder

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Willow The Shredder

    There was woman and a puppy who looked elated as they stepped out of the dog park.  Meet Stephanie and her cute pup Willow.


    Why did you name her Willow?[more...]

  • Bogie and Crosby

    Pet ProfileBogie and Crosby

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Bogie and Crosby

    A lady was walking her two Shiba Inus on West 54th Street and she was kind to stop and let me take photos of her adorable dogs.

    What are their names?

    Cr [more...]

  • Ziggy The Labradoodle

    Pet ProfileZiggy The Labradoodle

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    Ziggy The Labradoodle

    Ziggy is a 3.5 year old Labradoodle. He was named after Ziggy Marley because he looks like him.



  • Blue, The English Retriever

    Photo GalleryBlue, The English Retriever

    Central Park East Side, Manhattan, NYC

    Blue, The English Retriever

    Blue is an English Retriever, that's why her fur is blonde unlike the reddish blonde of the more common Golden Retrievers.



  • Henry

    Photo GalleryHenry

    Central Park East Side, Manhattan, NYC

    Henry

    Henry is a 9-year old Miniature Cockapoo (Cocker Spaniel and Poodle)



  • Pack of Dogs in Chelsea

    Photo GalleryPack of Dogs in Chelsea

    Chelsea, Manhattan, NYC

    Pack of Dogs in Chelsea

    It is not unusual to see a New Yorker walking a dog or two on the sidewalk. But one day, I saw this pack of dogs sitting patiently in front of the Bow Tie Cinemas.



  • Hooded Merganser

    Pet ProfileHooded Merganser

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    Hooded Merganser

    Hooded Mergansers are small ducks with a thin bill and a fan-shaped, collapsible crest that makes the head look oversized and oblong,

    Adult male Hooded Mergansers are black above, with a wh [more...]

  • Common Grackle

    Pet ProfileCommon Grackle

    Queens Zoo, Queens, NY

    Common Grackle

    Common grackles are medium-sized blackbirds and their plumage is black, and has a glossy and iridescent sheen. Generally, their heads, necks and breasts are glossy purplish-blue or bluish-gree [more...]

  • Gray Catbird

    Animal Photo With TriviaGray Catbird

    Gray catbird got its name from its cat-like meowing tones and mimics vocalization of other birds, tree frogs and various mechanical sounds. It is able to produce up to 100 different sounds.

    Queens Zoo, Queens, NY

  • Coyote @ Queens Zoo

    Pet ProfileCoyote @ Queens Zoo

    Queens Zoo, Queens, NY

    Coyote @ Queens Zoo

    In 2015, the Queens Zoo announced the arrival of five coyote pups—four females and one male. These orphaned animals had been rescued and rehabilitated in Massachusetts.

    Coyotes are sm [more...]

  • Snowy Owl

    Pet ProfileSnowy Owl

    Owls can rotate their head about 270 degrees, almost like from the movie The Exorcist.  They can't move their eye sockets because they have fixed eye sockets.

    Queens Zoo, Queens, NY

    Snowy Owl

    Snowy owls are ghostlike because of their white plumage that echoes thier Arctic origins.

    Snowy owl pairs usually mate for life. Female snowy owls lay from 3 to 11 eggs at a time, [more...]

  • Can You Name This Owl?

    Pet ProfileCan You Name This Owl?

    Queens Zoo, Queens, NY

    Can You Name This Owl?

    This owl was at the Queens Zoo the same area where the Thick-billed Parrots are.  

    Please post the comment below if you know what type of parrot this is.



  • Chacoan Peccaries

    Pet ProfileChacoan Peccaries

    Queens Zoo, Queens, NY

    Chacoan Peccaries

    Chacoan peccaries are pig-like mammals with bristly, brown-gray fur, tough, leathery snouts and strong jaws and tusks for crushing seeds and slicing plant roots.

    Young are generally born be [more...]

  • Mostly Monogamous Birds

    Animal Photo With TriviaMostly Monogamous Birds

    Trumpeter Swans form pair bonds when they are three or four years old. Trumpeters are assumed to mate for life, but some individuals do switch mates over their lifetimes. Some males that lost their mates did not mate again.

    Queens Zoo, Queens, NY

  • Canadian Lynx

    Pet ProfileCanadian Lynx

    Queens Zoo, Queens, NY

    Canadian Lynx

    The Canadian Llynx is a medium-sized cat characterized by its long ear tufts, flared facial ruff, and short, bobbed tail with a completely black tip.

    They are equipped with very thick fur a [more...]

  • Most Common Cranes but Possibly the Oldest Bird

    Animal Photo With TriviaMost Common Cranes but Possibly the Oldest Bird

    Sandhill cranes are one of the most common cranes in North America. The oldest sandhill crane fossil is 2.5 million years old, older by half than the earliest remains of most living species of birds.

    Queens Zoo, Queens, NY

  • Mallard

    Pet ProfileMallard

    Queens Zoo, Queens, NY

    Mallard

    Probably the most familiar of all ducks, Mallards occur throughout North America and Eurasia in ponds and parks.

    Male Mallards have a dark, iridescent-green head and bright yellow bill [more...]

  • World's Smallest Deer

    Animal Photo With TriviaWorld's Smallest Deer

    Southern Pudus are active both day and night, live solitary or pair-wise and occupy home ranges varying from 16-26 ha.

    Queens Zoo, Queens, NY

  • Ozzi with the Aussies

    Pet ProfileOzzi with the Aussies

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Ozzi with the Aussies

    When I approached Mikhaila and her puppy Ozzi, he started running towards me in excitement. I tried to take a few photos of Ozzi even though he wouln't stay still. Then Mikhaila explained why& [more...]

  • Shy But Loving

    Pet ProfileShy But Loving

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Shy But Loving

    Doreen shares why she got her second dog, Bubba.

    When did you get Bubba?

    About 2 years ago. His family couldn't take care of him anymore. So I adop [more...]

  • Molly is Weary of Women

    Pet ProfileMolly is Weary of Women

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Molly is Weary of Women

    Doreen was with her two dogs, Molly and Bubba.  She first shares her story of how she found Molly.


    What breed is Molly?

    She's an American Bulldog. She's [more...]

  • Delilah Is In Charge Of Samson

    Pet ProfileDelilah Is In Charge Of Samson

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Delilah Is In Charge Of Samson

    Anne was with her two cute white puppies that were wearing bright red sweaters. Anne willingly shared their story.


    How old are they?

    Five months. They we [more...]

  •  Easley is Easily the Best Dog Ever

    Pet Profile Easley is Easily the Best Dog Ever

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Easley is Easily the Best Dog Ever

    Evan gladly shared his story about his cute shaggy dog Easley.
     

    How old is Easley?

    Easley is 3.


    What breed is he?

    [more...]

  • Meet Bear and Hope

    Pet ProfileMeet Bear and Hope

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Meet Bear and Hope

    These two black Labrador Retrievers, Bear and Hope are photogenic. Their black shiny fur contrasts well against the concrete.



  • The Three Amigos

    Pet ProfileThe Three Amigos

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    The Three Amigos

    Trevor tells the story of his two dogs, Rudy (chihuahua) and Cargo (beagle mix) . 

    How old are they?

    Cargo is 8 and Rudy is 7. They are both rescues.[more...]

  • Burnie has a Calming Effect

    Pet ProfileBurnie has a Calming Effect

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Burnie has a Calming Effect

    After Linda left the dog park, I approached her to feature her Maltipoo dog named Burnie.

    How old is Burnie?

    He is a year and a half. I had him since he [more...]

  • Josie is Parched

    Pet ProfileJosie is Parched

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Josie is Parched

    There was this gregarious black pug walking out of the small dog park at Clinton De Witt Park. Her pet parent Shannon agreed to get her photo taken.

    When I pointed the camera towards her, w [more...]

  • The Pekingese Princess Whose Tongue Sticks Out

    Pet ProfileThe Pekingese Princess Whose Tongue Sticks Out

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    The Pekingese Princess Whose Tongue Sticks Out

    After interviewing Daniele about Major, my peripheral vision caught an adorable shaggy dog.  I knew I had to take her photo. When I walked over to them, the adorable pooch approached me i [more...]

  • Major Bond!

    Pet ProfileMajor Bond!

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Major Bond!

    At Clinton De Witt Park, I met Danielle and her French bulldog Major who are visiting from San Diego. Major seems to be curious and kept looking around while Danielle  was telling me [more...]

  • Cat Waiting  for the Train

    Pet ProfileCat Waiting for the Train

    Ben along with his cat mommy were patiently waiting for the train at Hoboken Terminal.

    Hoboken, NJ

  • Father and Son

    Pet ProfileFather and Son

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Father and Son

    Meet this father and son minature Schnauzers: Ringo the one is blue is the dad and Pepito the one in red is the son.



  • Olive Is Always Ready For Her Closeup

    Pet ProfileOlive Is Always Ready For Her Closeup

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Olive Is Always Ready For Her Closeup

    When photographing pets, the most challenging part is to get them too look at the camera.  When I asked Phil if I can take a picture of his pooch Olive, she looked at me without hesistation.&n [more...]

  • Barbara and Baby Bambina

    Pet ProfileBarbara and Baby Bambina

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Barbara and Baby Bambina

    A lady was pushing a stroller as she was walking out of the small dog park at Clinton De Witt Park. At first, I thought it was a baby and then this cute little chihuahua head was peaking out. I app [more...]

  • Playful and Stubborn Milo

    Pet ProfilePlayful and Stubborn Milo

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Playful and Stubborn Milo

    Bruce and his English Bulldog Milo agreed to be featured on this site.


    How old is Milo?

    A year.


    Where did you get him?

    [more...]

  • Quinn, 7-month-old Doberman

    Animal Photo With TriviaQuinn, 7-month-old Doberman

    Doberman Pinschers are popular guard dogs. The purebreds will only be of the colors: Black, blue, red and fawn.

    Hell's Kitchen - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

  • Meet Aria Stark from Game of Dogs

    Pet ProfileMeet Aria Stark from Game of Dogs

    Financial District, Manhattan, NYC

    Meet Aria Stark from Game of Dogs

    As Christina was getting out of the dog park with her cute toy dog in tow, I asked what the name of her pooch is.  She told me it was Aria.  And then inquired further if she was name [more...]

  • Big Bear Borna

    Pet ProfileBig Bear Borna

    Financial District, Manhattan, NYC

    Big Bear Borna

    This is Jelena and her dog friend Borna.


    How old is he?

    He just turned 10.


    Why did you get a German Shepherd?

    [more...]

  • Cinammon from Cuba

    Pet ProfileCinammon from Cuba

    Financial District, Manhattan, NYC

    Cinammon from Cuba

    Misha was walking his cinnamon-colored dog when I approached them.


    What is his name?

    Canelo, it means cinnamon in Spanish. Basically, if you were Latino and y [more...]

  • A Dog As Your First Pet

    Pet ProfileA Dog As Your First Pet

    Financial District, Manhattan, NYC

    A Dog As Your First Pet

    Meet Elizabeth and her American Eskimo (German Spitz) dog named Atticus.


    Where did you get Atticus?

    He's from out west, his breeder is from Cal [more...]

  • One Dalmatian Who Likes Water

    Pet ProfileOne Dalmatian Who Likes Water

    Financial District, Manhattan, NYC

    One Dalmatian Who Likes Water

    Made famous by the Disney movie 101 Dalmatians, I was hoping I would bump into one in Manhattan. Today is that day - I met Carlos with his beautiful Dalmatian named Aqua. 


    < [more...]

  • Cool! He's a Collie!

    Animal Photo With TriviaCool! He's a Collie!

    Meet Bishop, our first Collie in this blog.  He is 11 years old.

    A dog breed made famous by Lassie, Collies are intelligent and love being being around people. 

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

  • Sassy Betty in a Tutu

    Pet ProfileSassy Betty in a Tutu

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Sassy Betty in a Tutu

    This is Betty, a French bulldog in a blue tutu.


    How old is she?

    She's two years old.


    Where did you get her?

    A breeder i [more...]

  • No Need to Panic Anymore

    Pet ProfileNo Need to Panic Anymore

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    No Need to Panic Anymore

    This is Andrew and his shaggy dog named Panic.

    Did you get Panic at a pet store?

    Panic is a rescue. He is a Tibetan terrier. I got him from a rescue cen [more...]

  • Moma The Bi-lingual Boston Terrier

    Pet ProfileMoma The Bi-lingual Boston Terrier

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Moma The Bi-lingual Boston Terrier

    Meet Juliana and her Boston Terier named after a popular NYC museum - Moma.


    Why did you name her Moma?

    There's no reason. We just want a name that's east to s [more...]

  • Kulit, A Caterella Story

    Pet ProfileKulit, A Caterella Story

    Nazareth, PA

    Kulit, A Caterella Story

    Once upon a time, in the land of Nazareth, Pennsylvania, there was a mother cat who gave birth to five kittens. She gave birth at the bottom of the deck of a mansion owned by Jojo and Tim.

    [more...]

  • Lucy Is Not In Port Authority

    Pet ProfileLucy Is Not In Port Authority

    Greyhounds are the fastest breed of dog, they can reach speeds of up to 45 miles per hour over a short distance. They are also known as  "45mph couch potatoes" because even though they like to run very fast, they also enjoy just lounging around.

    Grove St. Area, Jersey City, NJ

  • Turtle Needs A New Loving Home (NYC Area)

    Pet for AdoptionTurtle Needs A New Loving Home (NYC Area)

    Union Square, Manhattan, NYC

    Turtle Needs A New Loving Home (NYC Area)

    Murdock actually just turned 9 years old this month.  He's almost 6 inches long and a great little guy. I've had him since he was the size of a quarter.  Currently, he's li [more...]

  • Golden Retrievers in NYC

    Animal Photo With TriviaGolden Retrievers in NYC

    Golden Retrievers are often used on search and rescue teams because of their keen sense of smell and tracking abilities.

    Flat Iron District, Manhattan, NYC

  • Scooter Prefers People

    Pet ProfileScooter Prefers People

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Scooter Prefers People

     
    Let's meet Will and his dog Scooter.


    What breed is he?

    Welsh Corgi


    How old is Scooter?

    9 years Old

    [more...]

  • You Lucky Dog

    Pet ProfileYou Lucky Dog

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    You Lucky Dog

    At Clinton DeWitt park, I met a girl named Lizzie and her dog Lucky. Let's take a peek into their friendship.


    What breed is he?

    He's a shih tzu.

    [more...]

  • An Ace Up His Sleeve

    Pet ProfileAn Ace Up His Sleeve

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    An Ace Up His Sleeve

    A young guy agreed to feature his two-year old English bulldog named Ace on this site.

    Where'd you get Ace?

    I got him from a breeder in Missouri.

    < [more...]

  • National Dog Day 2015

    Pet ProfileNational Dog Day 2015

    National Dog Day is celebrated August 26th annually, since 2004.

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

  • Lily-N Beats To Her Own Drum

    Pet ProfileLily-N Beats To Her Own Drum

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Lily-N Beats To Her Own Drum

    While photographing Gregory Jr. and Grier, Josh with his dog Lilian approached us and asked what was going on. I told him it was for a pet website and requested if I could feature them to [more...]

  • Small and Fearless Grier

    Pet ProfileSmall and Fearless Grier

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Small and Fearless Grier

    I just finished interviewing Lita about her standard poodle Gregory Jr., when Mia stepped out of the dog park and sat on the bench with us. Mia has an adorable gray toy poodle named Grier.

    [more...]

  • Gregory Jr. Is An Angel

    Pet ProfileGregory Jr. Is An Angel

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Gregory Jr. Is An Angel

    A lady and his white standard poodle was just out of the dog park, when I asked if I could feature them on this site. She signalled me to sit down with her on the bench and told me, "Come, I h [more...]

  • Our Havanese Habibi

    Pet ProfileOur Havanese Habibi

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Our Havanese Habibi

    While at Clinton DeWitt Park, Todd and his cute Havanese named Habibi, posed for a photo for this website.


    Where did you get Habibi?

    He's from a breeder [more...]

  • Peaches and Kacee Flock Together

    Pet ProfilePeaches and Kacee Flock Together

    Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY

    Peaches and Kacee Flock Together

    Kacee contacted me through the Parrot Playgroup Meetup and I learned that she has a Moluccan Cockatoo. We arranged to meet at Prospect Park in Brooklyn. While waiting at the entrance of t [more...]

  • She's Gotten Me Out Walking.

    Pet ProfileShe's Gotten Me Out Walking.

    Riverside Park, Upper West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    She's Gotten Me Out Walking.

    I came across Meredith and her beautiful black-furred puppy, Shayna.


    What breed is your dog?

    Lapsa Poodle. According to the internet, that's a new designer br [more...]

  • Duffy Knows TV Tunes

    Pet ProfileDuffy Knows TV Tunes

    Riverside Park, Upper West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    Duffy Knows TV Tunes

    On a nice sunny day in Manhattan, Pat was walking her stunning black and white dog.  I knew I had to feature them for this site.

    What breed is he?

    [more...]

  • 14 Days of Bliss, So Far So Good! (Update 1 Year Later)

    Pet Profile14 Days of Bliss, So Far So Good! (Update 1 Year Later)

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    14 Days of Bliss, So Far So Good! (Update 1 Year Later)

    Update: July 20, 2015

    While waiting for a new dog to feature at Clintown DeWitt Park, I saw a lady with a beatiful Shiba Inu. I approached them and asked,  "C [more...]

  • This Dog Represents NYC's Diversity

    Pet ProfileThis Dog Represents NYC's Diversity

    Riverside Park, Upper West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    This Dog Represents NYC's Diversity

    Just across from Riverside Park, I met Irina and her adorable Sharpei.  This is one case where wrinkles are cute.


    What is your dog's name?

    Pietrovic [more...]

  • Leo The Sociable Cat

    Pet ProfileLeo The Sociable Cat

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    Leo The Sociable Cat

    My friend Heather has fostered a few stray cats that she found in her neighborhood. Her friend Rebecca adopted Leo, one of her rescued cats. Five years later, I was in Rebe [more...]

  • I think I'm A Small Dog

    Pet ProfileI think I'm A Small Dog

    Riverside Park, Upper West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    I think I'm A Small Dog

    Diane was sitting on the grass with her clien'ts large dog Harlow. Harlow is a Great Pyrenees and Saint Bernard Mix.


    How old is he?

    He's about 2 Years Ol [more...]

  • Norwich Terrier

    Pet ProfileNorwich Terrier

    The Norwich Terrier dog breed originates in the United Kingdom and was bred to hunt small vermin or rodents.

    Riverside Park, Upper West Side, Manhattan, NYC

  • Three Words To Describe Your Dog

    Pet ProfileThree Words To Describe Your Dog

    Riverside Park, Upper West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    Three Words To Describe Your Dog

    A guy was walking his dog around noon at Riverside Park. He let me photograph Lucy and answered some quick questions.


    What breed is she?

    She's Boston Terrier< [more...]

  • Elvis The Pelvis

    Pet ProfileElvis The Pelvis

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Elvis The Pelvis

    Kent and his mini Dachsund named Elvis agreed to be interviewed while at Clinton De Witt Park.


    Where'd you get Elvis?

    He's from Florida. I picked him up as a [more...]

  • How Many Dogs Can You Walk At The Same Time?

    Pet ProfileHow Many Dogs Can You Walk At The Same Time?

    Sometimes in Manhattan, you will see somebody walking many dogs simultaneously.  Can you count how many dogs this guy is walking?

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

  • Dublin - Loyalty Tested, Runner Approved!

    Pet ProfileDublin - Loyalty Tested, Runner Approved!

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Dublin - Loyalty Tested, Runner Approved!

    A couple, Anne Marie and Melissa were with their dog named Dublin at the park. It appeared they went running because they were still in their running outfits. Dublin is a three-year- [more...]

  • My Dog's A Lesbian

    Pet ProfileMy Dog's A Lesbian

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    My Dog's A Lesbian

    Craig and his dog named Yoda were about to go to the dog park when I stopped them for an interview.


    What breed is Yoda?

    A Maltese and Chihuahua cross.

    [more...]

  • A Tale Of Two Sara(h)s And Rosie A Cancer Survivor

    Professional ServicesA Tale Of Two Sara(h)s And Rosie A Cancer Survivor

    Washington Square Park, Manhattan, NYC

    A Tale Of Two Sara(h)s And Rosie A Cancer Survivor

    Just outside the big dog park in Washington Square Park, I met two women walking a large dog named Rosie. I found out that they are both named Sara(h)s - one with an H and one without.


    [more...]

  • It's Genuine Love!

    Professional ServicesIt's Genuine Love!

    Washington Square Park, Manhattan, NYC

    It's Genuine Love!

    Shakeema was walking a brown dog named Jackson. She also shares her story about starting her own dog walking business.


    What breed is Jackson?

    Brown labrador r [more...]

  • The Retired Mother Of Three Becomes A New Mom

    Pet ProfileThe Retired Mother Of Three Becomes A New Mom

    Washington Square Park, Manhattan, NYC

    The Retired Mother Of Three Becomes A New Mom

    By the fountain at Washington Square Park, Carmen and her Jack Russel Terrier were enjoying the late afternoon.  Carmen tells her story when she found her dog friend Blanca by chance [more...]

  • Gizmo, The Kitten No One Wanted

    Pet ProfileGizmo, The Kitten No One Wanted

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    Gizmo, The Kitten No One Wanted

    Heather set up to meet her friend Rebecca who has two cats.  When I got to Rebecca's apartment, there was only one cat and it's not Gizmo. According to her, Gizmo usually just stay hidden [more...]

  • Pure Love That A Dog Gives You

    Pet ProfilePure Love That A Dog Gives You

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    Pure Love That A Dog Gives You

    Kent and his dog companion Dingo seemed content and happy after stepping out of the dog run at DeWitt Clinton.


    So Kent, why did you name him Dingo?

    Just [more...]

  • It's Super Timmy and Her Poodle Mom!

    Pet ProfileIt's Super Timmy and Her Poodle Mom!

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    It's Super Timmy and Her Poodle Mom!

    Timmy, a teacup-sized poodle was walking gracefully with her pet mom Lori.
    They were on their way to the dog park.


    How old is Timmy?

    A year and a half.[more...]

  • Mia Stole Their Hearts

    Pet ProfileMia Stole Their Hearts

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Mia Stole Their Hearts

    Adam, his girlfriend and their cute Pomeranian puppy named Mia looked like they were having a nice time at the dog park. I couldn't resist asking if I could feature them for this site. Adam ag [more...]

  • Mucho Gusto Lucas

    Pet ProfileMucho Gusto Lucas

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Mucho Gusto Lucas

    Sometimes I would meet dog parents who barely can speak English. Like today, I saw a lady and her adorable miniature pinscher were about to go to the dog run. I approached and a [more...]

  • Super Adorable Blue

    Pet ProfileSuper Adorable Blue

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

    Super Adorable Blue

    Meet Blue, a pomeranian.  His owner, Diego was in hurry but was kind enough to answer some questions.


    How old is he?

    He's 10 months old


    [more...]

  • Samoyed Are One Of The Oldest Dog Breeds

    Animal Photo With TriviaSamoyed Are One Of The Oldest Dog Breeds

    Scientific testing have proven that Samoyeds are the oldest and genetically closest to wolves. They are thousands of years old and come from the spitz breed that originated in Asia.

    Central Park West Side, Manhattan, NYC

  • Sits N Wiggles

    Professional ServicesSits N Wiggles

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Sits N Wiggles

    The day I met them at Clinton DeWitt Park, Ferdie was training Bella a labradoodle. Ferdie owns Sits N Wiggles a professional dog training business that serves New York City, Riverda [more...]

  • Labradoodle Having Oodles of Fun

    Pet ProfileLabradoodle Having Oodles of Fun

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Labradoodle Having Oodles of Fun

    I approached a lady with her wavy-furred dog as they were stepping out of the small dog run. Her name is Julie and her furry friend is Bella.


    What breed is Bella?
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  • Brownie Loves Chicken!

    Pet ProfileBrownie Loves Chicken!

    Grove St. Area, Jersey City, NJ

    Brownie Loves Chicken!

    After doing an errand in the Grove Street area pf Jersey City, I saw a woman walking a beautiful brown dog. I approached her and learned that the dog's name is Brownie and she is Amy.

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  • Ziggy is From Guatemala

    Pet ProfileZiggy is From Guatemala

    Madison Square Park, Manhattan, NYC

    Ziggy is From Guatemala

    While walking through Madison Square Park, I saw a lady and her captivating black dog just getting out of the dog park. Her name is Natalie and her mini schnauzer is named Ziggy.  She was kind [more...]

  • Dog Walk For  A Cause

    Pet ProfileDog Walk For A Cause

    Financial District, Manhattan, NYC

    Dog Walk For A Cause

    It was a busy crowded day on South Street and there was some sort of a walk for a cause. I saw a man and his dog wearing a purple and white scarf. I came up to them and introduced myself. I found o [more...]

  • Monster Alien Dog

    Pet ProfileMonster Alien Dog

    Financial District, Manhattan, NYC

    Monster Alien Dog

    When Will and his dog pal Abi stepped out from the dog run they appear to have a good vibe. Abi was very friendly but also hyper. She kept walking closer to me when I try t [more...]

  • Oso Was On TV!

    Pet ProfileOso Was On TV!

    Pier 84 Dog Run, Hells Kitchen, Manhattan, NYC

    Oso Was On TV!

    Another great day in NYC when I met Joe and his dog Oso at Pier 84 Dog Park.


    How old is Oso and what breed?

    He's eight. He's a Shepherd and a Lab. He was a [more...]

  • Rush In The City

    Pet ProfileRush In The City

    Pier 84 Dog Run, Hells Kitchen, Manhattan, NYC

    Rush In The City

    Huskies are strikingly handsome dogs. Joe was just stepping out of the dog run near the Intrepid Museum, when I asked if I can feature his Husky on this site.  I found out that the dog's [more...]

  • Franklin Is Having A Blast

    Pet ProfileFranklin Is Having A Blast

    Pier 84 Dog Run, Hells Kitchen, Manhattan, NYC

    Franklin Is Having A Blast

    Another gorgeous day in New York City and at the Pier 84 dog run, I noticed one dog that was spunky and having a blast. He also stood out because he had a nice golden brown fur, while most of [more...]

  • I Look Like My Predecessor, But...

    Pet ProfileI Look Like My Predecessor, But...

    Pier 84 Dog Run, Hells Kitchen, Manhattan, NYC

    I Look Like My Predecessor, But...

    A couple with their chihuahua named TJ was on their way to the Pier 84 dog run, when I stopped to interview them. The man placed the dog on the bench so I could photograph him. But TJ was so e [more...]

  • National Dog of Holland

    Pet ProfileNational Dog of Holland

    Times Square - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    National Dog of Holland

    While walking home on 50th Street, I saw a lady with her adorable shaggy dog that looked liked an oversized pomeranian. Then I approached the lady to asked if I can take her dog [more...]

  • Small But Pretty Amazing!

    Pet ProfileSmall But Pretty Amazing!

    Chelsea, Manhattan, NYC

    Small But Pretty Amazing!

    Almost two years ago, Will adopted a four-month-old green-cheeked conure named Claire. This is their story.

    Have you always been a bird lover?

    I've alwa [more...]

  • Three Dogs' Company

    Pet ProfileThree Dogs' Company

    Journal Square, Jersey City, NJ

    Three Dogs' Company

    To say that my friend Eric loves dogs, is an understatement. For years, he has been taking care of his two dogs and his livng room is like a small dog park.  I just learned that he adopte [more...]

  • The Guinea Pig Replacement

    Pet ProfileThe Guinea Pig Replacement

    Clinton - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    The Guinea Pig Replacement

    Last February my oldest guinea pig, PC passed away. Among the three cavies, she was my favorite because she was friendly, and it was evident that she really liked being held and bein [more...]

  • Is Montana in Manhattan?

    Pet ProfileIs Montana in Manhattan?

    Hell's Kitchen - Midtown West, Manhattan, NYC

    Is Montana in Manhattan?

    Yes! She is one of the dogs being walked by her guardian, Renee. She is a 15 year old Chow Chow mix dog. 

    Where did you get her?

    I got her from Northshore Anim [more...]