TAILS FROM AROUND TOWN

It’s a dog’s world, and we’re just living in it. Get the scoop on the latest hound happenings, pick up some training tips, and read remarkable stories from pups and the people that love them.

Ready, Set, Let’s Go! Anyone There?

If you’re still undecided on the perfect sport to take up with Bailey, training her to become a Search and Rescue (SAR) dog might be your cup of tea. SAR dogs have been used for over 300 years. They are highly specialized dogs, that have been trained to search in all sorts of environments. There […]

Chester & Rodney – Sorry No Likey

I haven’t been into the city in a while and was thinking about taking the ferry in. I love the city. I remember every trip I take into the big apple. I even remember one Friday years ago. This wasn’t one of my notorious PB&J adventures, no sir. This time I went in with Mom, […]

Show Me the Love! Trick and Treat Dog

Last year, the American Kennel Club launched its Trick Dog program. This exciting program encourages people to train their dogs to do a variety of tricks. Yes, your dog can now get titles for sitting, fetching and even for driving you to the grocery store to buy milk. There are five Trick Dog Titles to strive […]

DOGust 1st – Universal Birthday Party for All Shelter Dogs & Rescues

At Three Dog Bakery, we feel that every day with our dogs is a celebration! Of course, there are days that you might want to do something extra special for your furry BFF, like their birthday.But, what if you don’t know their actual birthday? No worries! North Shore Animal League declared August 1 to be […]

Chester & Rodney – Movie Night

This week I discovered feature films. I had no idea theaters existed. I mean, I’ve watched television many times and home videos, too. Chester loves going to the movies, and I thought it was high time I went, too. After begging him to take me, he finally gave in. The feature film we […]

Ready. Set. Let’s Go! Flying Dog

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s a…flying dog? Well, not exactly. It’s actually a dog leaping nine feet up to catch a disc mid-air. The disc or frisbee, if you will, is thrown by its human in an athletic game of retrieve, called Disc Dog. This thrilling sport […]

Show Me The Love – Take Your Dog To Work

Do you get up in the morning wondering how to motivate your employees? Well, wonder no more. The answer is simple: allow them to take their dogs to work. Research shows that taking their dogs to work makes employees more satisfied, active, productive and can even boost retention rates. […]

Chester & Rodney – Hudson Go Round

What do you do on Saturday nights? Do you go out or do you stay home watching Saturday Night Live? If you do the latter, you will undoubtedly have seen me working my magic with the host of the week. I’ve graced the SNL stage more times than I can remember. As a matter of […]

Show Me the Love! Just Call Me Baby

Have you seen the new GEICO commercial that features McGruff the Crime Dog? You know, the dog that was the star of the 1980s Public Service Announcements for the National Crime Prevention Council. In case you haven’t, let me describe it for you. McGruff walks into the police department and says, “Sarge, […]

Therapy Dogs – Unconditional Love For All

Over the years, the dogs and I have visited well over 100 people. Each visit was unique and enjoyable, but sometimes you have visits that makes your heart sing.One visit that comes to my mind was a gentleman in the chemo suite at the cancer clinic. He was sitting in a chair facing the hallway. […]

Ready. Set. Let’s Go! Your Signal Is My Command

Competitive Obedience is one of the American Kennel Club’s oldest performance events. It was developed in the 1930s, which to put into perspective is before the invention of penicillin, the Jeep, synthetic rubber, colored photographs, boxed cake mix, the Slinky, the Frisbee and even Silly Putty. During the first year the AKC held competitive […]

Chester & Rodney – Google Me!

While most people were out enjoying the best weather we’ve had on a Sunday since last year, I was busy at work. I starred in a commercial for Android. It will air during the upcoming Google I/O 2018 conference. According to their website, this event ”brings together developers from around the globe […]