Columns & Additional Highlights In This Issue —
• A Calendar Of Florida Dog Friendly Events.
From Tampa Bay to Central Florida. The Panhandle to the Florida Keys. Find out what’s going on in Florida for you and your dogs.
• Books, Movies & Music & More.
We review the important book, Pit Bull, by journalist Bronwen Dickey.
We introduce two important movies that THE NEW BARKER will be bringing to Florida:
Of Dogs And Men, a documentary that examines the alarming trend of dogs being shot and killed by police officers in the United States. Dog By Dog, a documentary that aims to awaken the American public to the horrible realities of puppy mills by following the money trail.
• Movie Passes For A Dog's Purpose, The Movie.
Be sure to like THE NEW BARKER on Facebook and/or follow us on Twitter to win passes to the advance screening of this film.
• The Dog Homefront.
We’ve discovered some durable and beautiful ways to easily maintain a stylish home while living with dogs. Yes, it’s possible.
• Product Reviews.
Sweater Weather. Overcoats. Gorgeous Couture. Bowls & Treats. Read here first, then have fun shopping.
• Dog Get Going.
A pet move experience plus an update, exclusive from the experts at Air Animal Pet Movers.
We had fun visiting dog-friendly Delray Beach and enjoyed the Colony Hotel & Cabana Cafe.
• Ask The Trainers.
In this issue, our trainers provide us with tutorials using pictures, along with two compelling case studies.
• Here's To Dog Health.
Contributions from our Veterinary Advisory Board panel: Dr. Timothy Hodge of Harbourside Vet; Dr. Elizabeth Baird of Country Oaks Animal Hospital & Kennel; Dr. Gregory Todd of Animal Hospital of Dunedin.
-Canine Myotherapy. What you don’t know about pain could be hurting your dog.
-Recognizing the Symptoms of Tracheal Collapse.
-Canine Osteoarthritis. A vicious cycle.
-How Will I Know? A sensible yet thoughtful take on letting go.
• Paw Law.
Pet Trusts. Who will take care of your pets after you’re gone?
• Dog Socials.
Milt Wilcox, former pitcher for the Detroit Tigers, talks to us about Ultimate Air Dogs and dock jumping. Plus, our regular feature of dog happenings across the state. Is your dog pictured?
• Good Dog Eats.
Did Somebody Say Hot Dogs?
We sure had fun taste-testing hot dogs around Florida, including a couple of veggie options, of course.
• Dogs In The City.
Guinness, that incorrigible Corgi, discusses time travel and other canine observations.