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Boater, windsurfers rescue dog from San Francisco Bay

Berkeley resident Adam Cohen was on his way home from his engineering job in San Francisco Monday evening, traveling through the bay by a motorized inflatable boat, when he spotted a group of windsurfers with their sails down, crowding around something in the water.While he first thought the surfers were having trouble, Cohen soon saw […]

by DogTime staff
August 14th, 2013

Join Bark For Life and walk in the battle against cancer

It’s Saturday morning: You can sleep in, watch TV, sleep in…or get some exercise with your pooch and join in the fight against cancer, a disease that is the second most common cause of death in the U.S. According to the American Cancer Society, approximately half a million Americans are projected to die from the […]

by DogTime Staff
July 12th, 2013

Pictures from The Whole Enchihuahua costume contest

A Chihuahua dog named Ace was the winner of the costume contest at The Whole Enchihuahua event that took place at Dolores Park in San Francisco on May 18. DogTime donated $100 to the Umbrella of Hope animal rescue in Pittsburg, Calif., as per Ace’s owner.Check the video highlights:You can find pictures of the winning […]

by DogTime Staff
May 21st, 2013

On May 18, get the Whole Enchihuahua

Please join DogTime at The Whole Enchihuahua Catwalk Costume Contest at Dolores Park in San Francisco this Saturday (May 18). Dress your dog up in his favorite costume to compete for prizes, check-out adoptable dogs, or engage in a host of other activities.The event is to spread awareness for the overbreeding of the Chihuahua (more […]

by DogTime Staff
May 17th, 2013

SF dog to live after owner reaches agreement with city

It’s been just over a month since first told you about Charlie, the San Francisco American Staffordshire Terrier deemed vicious and sentenced to death for biting a U.S. Park Patrol horse in an off-leash area of Crissy Field last summer.Months later, after a worldwide media campaign, a donation drive, and the collection of over […]

by DogTime Staff
January 15th, 2013

The top 10 dog-friendly cities

One of the most important things that dog lovers need to take into account when they consider moving is what states are the most dog friendly. The folks at Bone-A-Fide Dog Ranch select the top 10 states that are the most welcoming for a pooch, as illustrated in the following infographic (click for larger view):

by DogTime
November 26th, 2012

Photos from Bark For Life

On Saturday, July 21, approximately 200 people gathered at Crissy Field for the Bark For Life event. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society, BFL was a non-competitive walk in San Francisco. Thanks to all two- and four-legged participants — check out the photo gallery of the event:

by DogTime
July 24th, 2012

Puppies part of plan to curb panhandling in San Francisco

Bevan Dufty, director of San Opportunity Partnerships and Engagement (HOPE), has developed the latest program that he hopes will encourage panhandlers to get off of Bay City streets and eliminate one of the biggest turn-offs to tourists visiting the city.“I’m tired of pushing people around,” Dufty tells the San Francisco Chronicle. “You can make it […]

by DogTime
June 14th, 2012
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