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attractions, dog friendly, dog parks, dogs, grand rapids, grooming, michigan, pet friendly, restaurants, sunny, warm weather, west michigan -

Warmer weather is finally here! Make sure you enjoy the sunshine with your furry friend this weekend. We put together a list of fun ideas for you and your dog to do- take a look! Take your dog to a local dog park. (Hillcrest Dog Park, Covell Dog Park, Grand Ravines Dog Park, Kirk Park) Take your dog to a "dog-friendly" restaurant in Grand Rapids.  Get your dog a fresh, clean cut for Spring. We recommend The Paw Place in Grandville.  Join other local dog lovers at Robinette's Apple Hause & Winery "End of Hibernation Woof Walk" Saturday at 10:30AM.  Stop...

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#adoptdontshop, adopt, adoptions, aspca, cats, dogs, humane society -

How many of you have shed a tear watching the overwhelming and sad adoption commercials? We sure have- no shame! Of course, the purebred puppy your neighbor is selling is adorable... but the harsh reality is that there are about 7.6 MILLION animals entering animal shelters nationwide every year. This number includes approximately 3.9 million dogs and 3.4 million cats. Due to lack of adoptions, approximately 2.7 million animals are euthanized each year (ASPCA, 2016).  We are proud to have such a strong and loyal partnership with The Humane Society of West Michigan. We encourage our West Michigan readers to...

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