Take photos of your dog in your favorite dog-friendly Santa Fe locales and win prizes!
@SimplySantaFeNM, a local Instagram photo sharing company, and the Santa Fe Animal Shelter are showcasing dog-friendly businesses and places in Santa Fe through an Instagram photo contest. The contest offers prize packages for the top 12 winners as well as prizes for at least the top three crowd favorites.
To participate, post photos of your pup (or a friend's) at your favorite…
Posted on May 25, 2015 at 2:42pm
Winterlike weather and full kennels has prompted the Santa Fe animal shelter to offer reduced adoption fees on all adult animals.
The shelter’s Christmas in Spring special features $25 adoption fees on all adult animals, reduced adoption fees on other animals, and special gifts for all adopters.
“It’s hard to believe that spring is here when we’ve just had snow and rain,” said Dylan Moore, the shelter’s adoptions director. “But that just gives us a chance to offer a fun…Continue
Posted on May 25, 2015 at 2:38pm
Adoptable pets join youth symphony event
The Santa Fe Youth Symphony Association hosts its second Paws Pageant on Saturday, featuring adoptable animals, a host of vendors, free demonstrations, live music and a dog show
The event, dubbed The Dog Show For Every Dog, runs from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Santa Fe Railyard District. Several family-fun activities are planned, including “competitive” events to show off the beauty and talent of dogs. Categories…Continue
Posted on May 6, 2015 at 1:47pm
Some of you may remember Pepper - he's the dog who helped rally a community to rescue him when he spent more than six months roaming the arroyos and streets of Santa Fe. Thanks to Steve and Yvette Dobbie and their Pepper's Posse, Pepper was rescued and found a beautiful sanctuary in Northern California. Unfortunately that sanctuary is no more and Steve and Yvette are once again there for Pepper. Steve picked up Pepper - the last of the animals at the sanctuary - to bring him…Continue
Posted on May 2, 2015 at 12:10pm
Annual cleanup set for off-leash park
Dog lovers of Ortiz Park are gearing up for Saturday’s annual poop-the-scoop party and are banking on a big turnout.
The twice-yearly cleaning drives help make the park, located at the Frank Ortiz Park off Camino de las Crucitas in the city’s Solano neighborhood, a pleasant experience for everyone, said cleanup organizers. The spring cleanup is set for 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday. Utensils, including buckets, tables, chairs,…Continue
Posted on April 24, 2015 at 9:36am