Doggy News

Autumn 2017 Events for Fun and Fundraising

August 31, 2017

Psst…Winter is Coming…   Well, Autumn is imminent, at least, and with the end of hot summer days comes the Season of Pet Events!   Central Bark Philly regularly participates in three annual events each Fall, and there are many more things happening in our region that you may want to attend. With Love, Super […]

A walk is just a walk…except when it’s more.

July 12, 2017

Walking your dog can be more than just “go potty” and the possibilities and rewards for both of you are only limited by your imagination. Begin by acknowledging this creature you live with as an individual, and allow them some freedom in your relationship (safely!) to enhance your lives together. As we enter the hottest […]

Central Bark Philly is Ten!

June 26, 2017

It’s been ten years since our official Grand Opening date of June 26, 2007. We’ve all gone through a lot of changes, personally, professionally and most importantly in how we care for and understand our canine companions. Medically, what was once a death sentence, cancer, is now better treatable, and dogs who once were give […]

Friar Mustache: enlightened doge, great facial hair.

March 15, 2017

In the country of Bolivia, in the valley of Cochabamba, in the city of the same name, there exists a Franciscan monastery near the Andes Mountains with a very special monk: his name is Friar Bigotón (or Friar Mustache in English.) Oh, and he’s a dog. “His life is about playing and running,” said Friar […]

San Francisco Says Pet Stores Can Only Sell Rescue Animals

February 18, 2017

The city of San Francisco has voted to ban the sale of non-rescue dogs and cats at local pet stores in a move to combat so-called “puppy mills” and help find homes for the thousands of animals that shelters take in each year. The San Francisco Board of Supervisors, under a proposal from District 4 […]