January 24, 2020

4th of July Safety for NYC Dogs


4th of July in New York.  It doesn’t get any better than the Macy’s fireworks display and barbecuing with friends.   But, for your dog the party can be a frightening beyond belief.  According to the ASPCA, more pets are lost on July 4th than any other day of the year.  Here are some quick [...]


Dog Film Festival – Saturday, October 15th in NYC

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See a dog film – and help shelter pets, it’s just that easy. The Dog Film Festival returns to New York City during Adopt a Shelter Dog Month. The festival celebrates the remarkable bond between dogs and their people and will benefit the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals with 50% of proceeds. On Saturday, October [...]


Thomas Jefferson Park – Vote for this East Harlem Park To Win Upgrades

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  Wondering how you can help Tom Jeff this winter during the holiday season? This is what you can do right now to help improve Tom Jeff, right from home, the library, or your phone. Parks Without Borders is an amazing opportunity to provide resources for the park and the East Harlem community by revamping the [...]


Howlin’ at the Moon for Shelter Pets


SING IT BITCH, WAG A TAIL FIERCE KARAOKE FURRY FUNDRAISER FOR ANIMAL ADVOCACY ORGANIZATION   Rock & Rawhide creates a fun night to raise funds and buy toys for homeless pets   WHO:           Rock & Rawhide, the NYC based charity that helps increase adoption levels of dogs and cats in shelters, through the donation of [...]


Concierge Vet Care – InstaVet launches in NYC

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InstaVet launched New York’s first on-demand pet care concierge, bringing world-class veterinarians directly to your doorstep. The new startup replaces inefficient, stressful trips to veterinary clinics with high quality care in the comfort of a home or workplace. InstaVet also debuted the world’s first 24-hour urgent pet transport system, Pet 911. Pet parents can instantly [...]


Hotel Pennsylvania gears up for Westminster Dog Show


As host hotel for the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, New York’s Hotel Pennsylvaniais getting ready for another successful year of hosting all canine hopefuls taking part in the annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. The World’s Most ‘Pup-ular’ Hotel will once again be offering over the top treatment and is expecting this year to be [...]


Planning ahead for the holidays – NYC Dog Boarding


Exploring your options for pet care now, before the crush of the holidays is key. Interviewing pet sitters and visiting boarding facilities will you give you peace of mind when you are ready to take off. Let’s face it dogs have opinions and preferences too! Make sure your pup has a connection with the people [...]


Meet Banksy


Your adoptable dog of the week hails from Pibbles ‘n More Animal Rescue- meet Banksy! This handsome young man is amazing. He was saved on death row from NYACC in November of last year. Banksy is 5 years old weighs in at about 48 lbs.  He is quite the cuddle buddy and loves to be [...]


Pet First Aid & CPR Class – July 19, 2014


Knowing how and what do in the case of an emergency could mean the difference in life or death for your dog.  Next Saturday  from 10:30am to 1:30 pm, Rock & Rawhide will offer this Red Cross certification at Animal Haven. You’ll learn how to deal with emergencies like shock, frostbite, burns and fracture. In [...]


Meet Olivier


Friday is here, NYC! Time to check out a deserving dog ready for adoption this week: Meet Olivier! This tuxedo gentleman is a Boston Terrier mix. Olivier takes his time to get to know you but once he accepts you, you’ll have a best friend for life!  He’s an extremely loyal guy and quite the [...]