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Cruisin’s August Dogs of the Month are

Jack and Zeus! Breeds:  Zeus-Australian Shepherd, Jack-Chocolate Lab Age/Birthdays: Zeus-6 years old born 10/6/2010, and Jack 9 years old born 4/4/2008. Where We Live:  Lincoln Park, West Depaul area. Joys in Life:  We both love going for car rides with our owners and visiting our grandpawrents in central Illinois. Zeus loves chewing on his Nylabone…

Our July Dog of the Month is

Ollie! Ollie is a very enthusiastic Peekapoo who is ready to take on any challenge, whether it’s beating a squirrel in a race or eating a steak faster than anyone in the house. Ollie is a very cute 3 year old. He was born on June 11th. He seeks adventures in Chicago Illinois, his home…

Our MAY Dogs of the Month are

Harper, Merlin, and Dexter! Harper is 5, Merlin is 5, and Dexter (“Baby D” for now) is almost nine months. They are all bloodhounds and are all related. H and M are brother and sister, and Dexter is Merlin’s babe. They currently reside in Lincoln Park and have had the privilege of being walked by…

Our APRIL Dog of the Month is

Matilda!   Nickname: Til Breed: Pitbull Age/Birthday: 4 years old ! I don’t know her real birthday, so we just celebrate it on the day I adopted her, November 6th Where I love: Roscoe Village Joys in Life: Ripping a new toy to shreds in the matter of minutes, any human contact, running around the…

5 How-To’s for Walking Your Dog

An ideal dog walk would consist of a nice time simply strolling outside while your dog strolls beside, just the two of you enjoying your time out for the day or night. However, dogs are often focused on the here and now, finding many distractions in their environment, which can cause some frustration for their…

Our MARCH Dog of the Month is

Penny! Breed(s): Mix: Labrador, Australian Shepherd, Border Collier (top 3) Age/Birthday: Two! November 6th 2014 Where I Live: Lakeview Joys in Life: Her purple squeak ball. She loves chasing, carrying it around and even sleeps with it. She also loves he parents (of course) and humans in general. She would choose getting pet over a…

Our FEBRUARY Dog of the Month is…

Molly! Breed: Collie/Shepherd/Beagle Age: 12 (and three-quarters!) Where I Live: North Center Joys in Life: Molly loves walking! Around the ‘hood, in the woods, at the park — it’s all good! She is a complete sweetheart with everyone she meets, and has been known to just march right up on the porch of a complete…

Our JANUARY Dogs of the Month are

Wolfie and Roscoe! Thought we’d bring in the new year with not one, but two dogs of the month! Meet Wolfie and Roscoe! Wolfie Breed: Siberian Husky Age: 6 Where I Live: Lakeview Joys in Life: Long naps on the rug, ice skating, and treats Cruisin’ Dog Walker: Johanna Dog Walking Buddies: his brother Roscoe….

Our DECEMBER Dog of the Month is

Merlin!   Breed: Leonberger Age: 3 years (his birthday is October 8, 2013) Where I Live: West Lincoln Park Joys in Life: Merlin loves swimming, retrieving balls thrown into Lake Michigan, and playing in the snow. But his greatest joy in life is laying around the house. Cruisin’ Dog Walker: Dan        …

Our NOVEMBER Dog of the Month is

Bird!   Breed: Flat-Coated Retriever (and maybe some Border Collie?) Age: 2.5 Where I Live: Ravenswood Joys in Life: Bird likes to play “fetch” but mostly “keep away” at Winnemac Park and Montrose Dog Beach. When she’s at home she likes to sit on the back of the couch behind your shoulders and pretend she’s…