Brooklyn Bark Talks

Adoptapalooza: The Furry Festival at Which You Might Find Your Next Best Friend

They’re adorable. They’re adoptable. They’re coming in droves to Manhattan's Union Square Park this Sunday

May 31st.

 

That’s right! Adoptapalooza is in town! Which means that—between the hours of 12PM and 5PM—you are likely to hear several collective “Aww!”s and “Ooh!”s issuing from the direction of Union Square Park.

 

Adoptapalooza is the not-to-be-missed, twice-yearly extravaganza—put on by the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC Animals and the Petco Foundation—that is guaranteed to tug at your heart strings. 300 cats, dogs, an

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Tags: Dog adoption, cat adoption, adopting a dog

Handsome: Happy Ending / Happy Beginning

He should be called "Midas."  Our sweet pit bull, Handsome now has a home in upstate New York with two Rottweiler "sibs", happy human parents and a large fenced in yard that abuts Harriman State Park.

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Tags: Animal Rescue, Dog adoption, Brooklyn dog winter, Handsome the pit bull

A Love Story

There is a "package of love" waiting for someone who wants Valentines Day to be all year. 

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Tags: Animal Rescue, Brooklyn dog walkers, Dog adoption

One Nation Under Dog - the Documentary

Last night I came home and hugged and hugged and hugged Remy, my rescue German shepherd.  She probably wondered what was going on - but didn't mind - for our usual greeting is some pats, maybe a belly rub and sometimes a treat.  I fought back tears as I hugged her. Brooklyn Bark had been guests of HBO at a screening of their upcoming documentary about the life of dogs in America.

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Tags: Animal Rescue, Dog adoption, dog rescue, HBO documentary, One Nation Under Dog

Triumph at the Mutt Show

With close to 2,000 attendees, the Brooklyn Mutt Show provided a chance for pup owners in the tri-State area to shop for unique and wonderful dog items, learn about maintaining a safe environment for pup, meet trainers and behaviorists, have their pup's portrait taken and win a medal - or not win one - for having the softest ears or the least likelihood to become a police dog.

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Tags: Brooklyn dog walkers, pet CPR, Dog adoption, Brooklyn Dog walkers donate to Sean Casey

Dog Walking and Cat Walks

A creative and brilliant idea from the world of fashion is being lent to help dog and cat adoptions for the holiday season.

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Tags: Animal Rescue, Dog adoption, cat adoption