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November 5, 2008 by Karin
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Esther's heading to the polls. Her vote: the best dressed, of course!

Bark '08 football tee by Wagwear. wagwear.com

November 4, 2008 by Karin
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Esther runs for office! Her platform: treats for all!

Juicy Couture "My Dog for President", XS - L $45. barkingbabies.com

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As the swell of election fever seizes the land, there’s a quieter groundswell of hope taking place in the world of animal rescue. Proposition 2 will be presented to California’s voters tomorrow, and if it passes, it will mandate better treatment for more than 20 million animals.

Proposition 2 focuses on the despicably tiny living quarters found in factory farms, which confine an animal to a space so small that they can’t stand up, lie down, turn around, or fully extend their limbs Read more...
November 4, 2008 by Connie Wilson

November rings in Senior Pet Month and as the guardian of a mature dog myself (next month Kaya will be 15 years old), I can personally vouch for the wonderful companionship they offer. In recognition of their golden years, I'd like to send out an appeal to those who are considering adding a pet to your household mix - please consider a senior! The following outlines sound reasoning for choosing a senior over a younger dog: 


1.    What you see is what you get., i.e., they're

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When I meet a person who is determined to breed their companion animal, I’ll speak until I’m blue in the face trying to talk them out of it. Sometimes I’m successful, other times I’m not. The last words I usually leave them with are, “I wish you could spend one day with me, and see what I see. I’m certain you would change your mind.”

Citizens are consistently stunned when they witness the scope of the overpopulation crisis with their own eyes.

I invite people to

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November 1, 2008 by Karin
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On her travels through Spain, Esther tried her paw at bullfighting and discovered she has the heart of a Matador.

Bullfighter costume, XS-L, $26. bitchnewyork.com

Happy Halloween!

October 31, 2008 by Connie Wilson

            
Wondering what to be for Hallowe'en? If you want to have your costume co-ordinate with your dog's, check out Leg Avenue. They're known for their well-made and adventurous (think riské) costumes and now they've launched a line of matching pet costumes, too. I recently watched a runway fashion show that featured some of their quite amazing human/dog costumes. From Heidi look-alikes, to Dorothy duos, they were matched in every detail. So I decided to go to the

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October 31, 2008 by Karin
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...a pirate's life for me. Mr. Big does his best Johnny Depp impression. Drink up, me hearties!

Choose from a variety of costumes, including lady pirate at barkingbabies.com

October 30, 2008 by Karin
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Rose holds court as the passionate Marie Antoinette. Watch out Kirsten, we've got a starlet on our hands.

Lady Marie costume, XS-L, $24 at bitchnewyork.com. Wiggles Doll Face wig, $35.95 - $42.95 at wigglesdogwigs.com.

October 29, 2008 by Karin
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Eau de Kaya; Roses, but of course! Pepe Le Pew would be proud.

Skunk costume, $19.99 from Fetch: A Dog's Dog Store.

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