Dog Trends

Buddy Biscuits by Cloud Star

November 5, 2012
Buddy Biscuits Dog Treats by Cloud Star

ShopaholicDog must confess that until recently Katy The ArT DoG was a junk food junky with a serious habit. Her favorite treats were store brand dog biscuits and jerky strips. Enabling doggie junk food addiction is a hard habit to break. We tried major brand bone shaped dog biscuits from the grocery store and she would […]

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Operation Ava

October 29, 2012
Operation Ava

Operation Ava is downtown Philadelphia’s comprehensive no-kill dog and cat rescue, adoption and education center located at 860 – 862 North Poplar Steet. The expansive center with a veterinary wellness center, The Pet Shop and large outdoor play area houses up to one hundred dogs rescued from shelters which would otherwise have to euthanize the […]

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Water for Dogs

October 18, 2012
Water for Dogs

Even cats know dogs get thirsty when going on a shopping trip or after a long workout in the dog park. Nora the Piano Cat, Philly’s most famous feline, always insists that Ravens Wing Studio has refreshments for her canine fans who pass by her home. Philadelphia is definitely a dog friendly town, even the cats […]

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Pet Portraits by Artist Thom Duffy

October 6, 2012
Pet Portraits by Artist Thom Duffy

Pet Portraits by Thom Duffy The pet portrait Thom Duffy is currently working on is a painting of Bailly, a German Shorthair Pointer, the owner provided good photographs for the artist to work from and he begins with pencil sketches. The artist explained to ShopaholicDog.com, “This drawing is a little more detailed because I was having […]

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Schuylkill River Dog Park

September 10, 2012
Schuylkill River Dog Park

After a long period of development the new Schuylkill River Dog Park has opened at 25th and Spruce Streets in Philadelphia. The park was temporarily relocated while the new pedestrian bridge crossing the railroad tracks was constructed and extending the bike trail into the park. Located in the same spot as the old dog park, next […]

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Sweater Weather

September 5, 2012
Sweater Weather, ShopaholicDog.com

Summer’s not over yet but sweater weather is hinted in the breeze coming from the South. Jeremy Burger of The Philly Pack Pet Shop explained to ShopaholicDog.com, “We have jackets and hooded sweatshirts and sweaters for the cooler months of the year. We do carry products made by Ruffware which is another good U.S. company, it’s pretty […]

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Mighty Dog Toys at The Philly Pack Pet Shop

September 3, 2012
Dog Toys ShopaholicDog.com

Mighty Dog Toys at The Philly Pack Pet Shop are not just cute and colorful, they’re tough. Jeremy Burger explained the plush toys have multiple layers of durable material to stand up to rough play. “We have a lot of wonderful products in the shop. There a couple really good toy companies that we carry, […]

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