Giving the working dogs their due on Labor Day

elaine | September 6, 2010

Labor Day is a time for rest and relaxation for many of us, a time we take a break from a hard day’s work, but it is not just people that work.  Dogs are increasingly joing the workforce, being trained in jobs that can not only make our lives better, but they can also save our [...]

Fitting end to the dog days of summer!

elaine | September 4, 2010

The Fort Carson community will celebrate Labor Day with Doggie Day at the outdoor pool on post Monday beginning at 5 p.m.
Canines of all sizes, along with their two-legged friends, are invited to enjoy the last day of outdoor pool operations for this summer season.
A bathing area with shampoo will be provided for all dogs [...]

A favorite Dog Blog destination will close its doors

elaine | September 1, 2010

A dog favorite spot will soon be no more.  Buckskin Joe’s has reportedly been sold. 
Buckskin Joe’s was named as a Colorado Dog Blog  Destination Pooch!  because dogs were welcome. 
Well you and Fido have one more weekend to check it out, so load up and head the western theme town just west of Cañon City. 
Employees have [...]

Honoring the working dog on labor day.

elaine | September 7, 2009

     Labor Day is a time for rest and relaxation for many of us, a time we take a break from a hard day’s work, but it is not just people that work.  Dogs are increasingly joing the workforce, being trained in jobs that can not only make our lives better, but they can also [...]