Mutt Monday

Hope is our Mutt Monday dog this week. Hope is a great family dog and is looking for a fur-ever home.

She is a seven month old Pit mix who loves dogs of all sizes.

Hope is a great family dog and is available at Pet Pal Animal Shelter in St. Pete.


Three Florida Cities Named Best Cities For Dog Lovers

I would think that Tampa/St. Pete would make it on a list like this.  The Best Cities For Dog Lovers.

There are so many fun things to do with your pet in this area.  Beaches, great walking areas, dog parks, lots of dog friendly restaurants too.

Well, guess what? It made the list!  LawnStarter just came out with the list and  Tampa is  number 7 on the list!   Other Florida city, Miami, FL was number 2, but Orlando, FL was named the top city for dog lovers!!

They looked at 24 factors including dog events, dog-friendly restaurants, pet caretakers, boarding options and pet stores.

Here is the list in order

  • 1. Orlando, FL

    Orlando tops list with overall score of 50.908 for best services, pet caretakers, boarding and most dog groomers

    Walt Disney World Resort Reopening

  • 2. Miami, Fl

    Miami is #2 on the list.

    Three dogs running at the beach in a straight line, all are air borne, the front dog is showing his teeth in a cruel way and looks dangerous. Wild animal hunting for prey.

  • 3. Las Vegas, NV

    Dog in casino

  • 4. San Diego, CA

    Aerial photo of the San Diego waterfront on an overcast day

  • 5. Austin, TX

    Puppy with his toy saucer

  • 6. Los Angeles, CA

    Jack Russell Terrier dog sitting under palm trees

  • 7. Tampa, FL

    Tampa is #7 on the list for Best Cities for dog lovers!
    J.R. and Petey

  • 8. Seattle, WA

    Seattle Skyline from West Seattle

  • 9. Fort Collins, CO

    Beautiful Blue Heeler Australian Cattle dog sitting in a rock overlooking a desert valley near Grand Junction and Fruita Colorado.

  • 10. Portland, OR

    Boy plays in the water with dog