The Tempest: A favorite dog-friendly bar near Moscone Center, SoMA

I’m not even sure Moscone Center is a neighborhood, but even if it’s not, there is an amazing dog-friendly bar walking distance from the convention center – The Tempest! Located at the corner of Mary and Natoma, the Tempest is reasonably priced and relaxed.   There are a few TVs playing sports (but it’s far…

November 27, 2018

A Girl’s Guide to Thanksgiving with Her Dog

Thanksgiving is here! A time for family and friends to gather together at the table to enjoy lively conversation, a delicious traditional meal, and each other’s company. If you’re like me, though your Thanksgiving looks a little different; My family is too far in either direction to get to in 1 day and then back…

November 20, 2018

Intact Dogs at Pet Camp: What You Need To Know

An intact dog is a male dog that has not been neutered.   Intact is the proper term, there is no word un-neutered (even if spell check doesn’t reject it).  At most doggie daycare and boarding facilities that have group play there is a bright line by which time a dog must be neutered or…

November 15, 2018

HIDDEN GEM: Heron’s Head Park, a San Francisco Doggy Getaway

Tucked away in a corner of San Francisco’s Hunter’s Point neighborhood (it’s just a block or two past the end of Dog Patch if you’re more familiar with that area) is a hidden gem called Heron’s Head Park.   My buddy happens to be a 90-pound tuxedo colored pit bull named Magoo, and we’ve been coming…

November 13, 2018