Dog Organizations ...
welcome any new web links which you happen to run across!
of the Owl's Head Dog Run
of Hillside Dog Park
Friends of Hillside Dog Park, Inc (FHDP) is an
community-based nonprofit group founded in 2001,
comprised of people who use, improve, advocate
for, enjoy, and love Hillside Dog Park. Brooklyn
Height's largest enclosed dog run.
Park Dogs Blog Spot
For those Prospect Park dog owners
who love their dogs and are lucky enough to have
a place to take them where dogs can get their much
needed exercise and socialization in a responsible
With Connie Marder.
Prospect Park Dogs Blog Spot
Good Dog Foundation
here in Park Slope, GDF screens and trains dogs
for hospital visitation - pet therapy. Over a dozen
dogs are presently working in New York Methodist
Hospital. GDF also serves hospitals in Manhattan
and Westchester as well. For details:
Contact Rachel McPherson
718 788 2988
file an on-line pre screening form
Greene Park Users and Pets Society (P.U.P.S.) is
a collective group of dog owners who use Fort Greene
Park on a regular basis. We are responsible dog
owners who believe that in order to enjoy the park's
beautiful grounds and many resources, we must clean
up after our dogs, keep our dogs under control,
and prevent our dogs from harming the park's landscape
Featuring the dogs of Marine Park and the
Gerritsen Creek salt marsh.
Place Dog Owners Co-Op
in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, we're a group of
busy professionals just trying to make our pups
happy & well-adjusted. We share responsibilities
like dog walking, petsitting, and get together
for play groups. We're also dedicated to the continuous
growth of our community: We want a safe place for
our dogs to play!
York City Council of Dog Owners Groups
These are the people who spearheaded the defence
of responsible off-leash throught the summer and
fall lawsuit of 2006. Read more about it at:
One of New York City's most comprehensive site for
dog owners. Need to know where the closest dog run
is in your neighborhood?
York City Pets.Com
A resource guide for the pet-set ... for dogs, cats,
birds, small furries. Profiles ... event news ...
stories and links of interest. Send in : your pet's
picture for posting ... details of your organization
or animal-related business for listing ... comments.
A quarterly FREE magazine devoted to pets
in NYC. Outstanding dog related section with well
researched material such as Landlord/pet owners situation
is currently featured on their site. Available for
the price of mailing
Dog Trainers Network
The late Robin Kovary's awesome collection
of articles and links pertaining to almost everything
having to do with dogs. Some of the categories are:
Resources, Tips, Books, Training, Helpline & Articles
Pet Info Line
Everything you need to know when you're dealing
with the five bouroughs of NYC. A soup to nuts approach
to your pet care needs.
Pet Care Information Tips
Understand your companion animal's health and behavior.
website in progress with some useful information
brought to you by Caroline & True (the greyhound)
California Dog Owners Group
To promote responsible dog ownership
Featured in FIDO's 2002 Lecture Series, Tellington
TTouch, is a form of massage developed especially
for dogs and other animals, involving among other
things pressure points and special hand movements
that can soothe, calm, and even heal your dog.
Good resource for rescue
and training articles...
Not my little Poopsy! Yet
in event of the unforeseen, you might very well be
sued. See what this famous dog bite attorney specialist
is going to hit you with.....
By Park Slope Author, Susan Ring
Verse and original cartoons for canine lovers of
Available at Community Books on 7th Ave
NYC Pet at 5th Ave bet. Berkeley & Union
NYC Pat at 12th St & 7th Avenue
Monster Mutt 297 Warren Street
of the Monster Dogs
by Kirsten Bakis
in 2008, this is a Sci-Fi'ish" novel of "monster
dogs" with intelligence, voice boxes, and human
hands who massacre their mad scientist masters and
move to New York, where they become power-drunk celebrities.
some have already made it to Prospect Park!
Dog's Got To Do What A Dog's Got To Do
Park Slope Author, Marilyn Singer
A celebration of working dogs. Just released, informative
children's book with appeal to adults alike.
Owner's Home Veterinary Handbook
Delbert G. Carlson, D.V.M & James M. Griffin,
Hardcover published by Howell Book House
tips, as well as a comprehensive review of veterinary
To Speak Dog
Hardcover published by The Free Press
Mastering the art of dog-human communication, complete
Life of Dogs
The Hidden Life of Dogs
Dogs, don't try this at home....
Fine Madness of Running the Iditarod
Brace and Co
is with self-mockery and blind determination
that Gary Paulsen takes on the challenge
of training and racing in his first
Iditarod. It is the story of a man
and his dogs and the courage and
passion needed to face Mother Nature
head on, in the "last great race
welcome other suggestions.....