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Best Neighborhood Spots for Dogs in Chicago

Searching for new places for your pets, go to Wiggly Field, Montrose Dog Beach or Chicago Party Animals in West Loop

Photo Credit: Living in Chicago, dog owners have the world at their fingertips as far as places to bring their dogs.  From public parks to off-leash dog parks, beaches and dog-friendly establishments, there’s no shortage of pooch party potential. Some neighborhoods have notable not-to-miss landmarks, however, so if you’re new to Chicago and are […]

How to Make Sure Your Dog Gets Enough Exercise in Winter

To accomdate the cold start with short but frequent walks

Photo Credit: Outdoor exercise isn’t the only place that your dog can get some activity in. Play fetch inside—this is especially great if your home or apartment has a long hallway. You can also bring your pooch to a dog-owners meet-up ahere sometimes, an indoor play space is rented out for people to get […]

Fun Winter Activities for Your Dog in Chicago

Fun Winter Activities

Snowy months are upon us, Chicago, and that means spending less time outside and more time inside, away from slushy streets, icy sidewalks, and unfortunately for our pets, the dog park. But even though going to the park isn’t as fun when its frigid outside, there are still some fun winter activities that you can […]

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        Emma! Breed: Cocker Spaniel Age: 3 years 2 months Where I live: Sheridan Court Condos in Lakeview Joys in Life: Playing Fetch and watching TV Cruisin’ Canines Dog Walker: Tom Chicago Dog Walking Buddies: Missy the Aussie Shepherd mix  

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