Let them eat cake, the dogs!

May 26th, 2015

Does your pup have a summertime birthday? Why not go above and beyond that grocery store birthday-bone this year and go all out? This peanut-butter and carrot cake will be the star of the doggie birthday bash you throw for Fido (yeah, you know who you are):   INGREDIENTS: 1 cup whole wheat flour 1[…] Read the full article…

 

Get Outta Here!

February 27th, 2015

Traveling can be so many things–exciting, stressful, enlightening, expensive, overwhelming… depending on your destination and how much planning you put into it, you can skip the stressors. Originally from Vermont, I’ve lived in Ohio for 3 years, Portland for 5 years (and driven cross-country multiple times in the process), studied abroad in Spain for 5[…] Read the full article…

 

Pet Talk: Fences for Fido provides early holiday gifts for unchained dogs

November 30th, 2012

From The Oregonian http://www.oregonlive.com/pets/index.ssf/2012/11/pet_talk_fences_for_fido_provi.html Throughout blustery November and December, a group of 25 dog lovers have made their lists, and they’ll be checking them twice. During the evenings after work and on the weekends through the winter months, volunteers with Fences for Fido will brave the elements to distribute holiday gifts to 267 dogs and[…] Read the full article…

 

Pet Food Drive

November 17th, 2011

As Hot Diggity! grows, we continuously find ourselves drawn to giving back to our community. This Fall we are spotlighting The Pongo Fund, an all volunteer, non-profit public charity, and the only program in our area specifically designed to consistently provide quality dog and cat food for the animals of anyone in need. From now[…] Read the full article…

 

Cold Nose, Warm Paws

November 1st, 2011

It’s a beautiful, and frightfully cold morning here in Portland and our dog walkers are getting all bundled up for a full day out with our four-legged companions. We’re also thinking about the pets and people who need some help keeping warm this season and we want to encourage you to give to Cold Noses,[…] Read the full article…

 

Weekend Events

October 20th, 2011

Escape the wet weather this weekend and take your dog out to one of these local events! Saturday, October 22, 2011 Columbia Humane Society Dogtoberfest Location: inside the barn at Scappoose Creek Inn, 53758 West Lane Rd, Scappoose, OR Time: 4:00 – 8:00pm For more info: Visit http://www.columbiahumane.org for more info.   Sunday, October 23,[…] Read the full article…

 

Talking to Animals

October 10th, 2011

Happy Monday, everyone! As you are planning your week, remember to include lots of dog walks, tricks, treats, time for snuggles, and, if after all that, you are feeling like you and your pets are experiencing a communication breakdown, an Animal Communication Class. “Learn How To Talk To Your Animals” with northwest people and pet[…] Read the full article…

 

Dog Massage Class on Saturday

September 30th, 2011

This weekend, bring your four legged friend and learn basic massage techniques to use with them at home! Massage is a great way to maintain your best friend’s health as well as keep an eye on their ever-changing bodies. Heal provides take-home information, one-on-one instruction, and dog beds for the class. Basic Dog Massage Class[…] Read the full article…

 

Pet First Aid & CPR Class

September 20th, 2011

At Hot Diggity!, you pets’ safety is our number one priority. All of our dog walkers and pet sitters have experience in Pet First Aid and this Sunday, the Oregon Humane Society is partnering with NW Vet Specialists to offer pet first aid training for free! Check out the link below and register today. Date:[…] Read the full article…

 

Find love this weekend!

September 16th, 2011

We can all use a little extra love in our lives. Head out to Beaverton this Saturday to find your next four-legged family member from Homes for Hounds, Greyhound Adoption Agency. Remember Hot Diggity! offers dog running in addition to dog walking for pets (like greyhounds) that need a bit more activity. And whether or[…] Read the full article…

 

Warm Weather Fun!

May 14th, 2010

Howdy, friends!   It looks like the Multnomah County Fair has gone to the dogs this year! Just in time for this beautiful weather, the fair will be hosting a Dog Expo over Memorial Day weekend at Oaks Amusement Park. Dogs and their owners are welcome to meet each other in the park and sample[…] Read the full article…