Celebrating Howl-O-Ween at the Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel

Lucy and a Great Dane in devil costumes at Howl-O-Ween party at Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel

The Jet Set Pets had a howling time at the Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel's inaugural Howl-O-Ween party. More than 1,000 people, many with pampered pooches, turned out for the event that raised money for Pet Project Foundation.  While there were plenty of canines dressed as devils, as Lucy blogs about, … [Read more...]

Jack the Cat dies

Jack the Cat

Updated Nov. 6, 2011: Jack the Cat dies We're saddened to learn that Jack the Cat passed away today. "It is with tears that I must tell you that Jack has gone over the rainbow bridge," said a note posted today by Mary Beth Griffith Melchio on Jack's Facebook page. "Jack had extensive wounds on … [Read more...]

My devil of a time at the Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel’s Howl-O-Ween party

Lucy and a Great Dane in devil costumes at Howl-O-Ween party at Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel

I committed the No. 1 fashion faux pas yesterday when I waltzed into a Howl-o-Ween partyat the Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel dressed like a devil. Quel horreur! It's not that wearing horns and a red outfit with curly red tail with a black tip is a bad idea. But it was so great of an idea that several … [Read more...]

Coupa Cafe in Beverly Hills welcomes pets

Coupa Cafe in Beverly HIlls

North Canon Drive in Beverly Hills is a foodie's dream. When you're there, you don't have to leave Fifi behind when you dine at pet-friendly Coupa Café, which not only welcomes dogs to join their pet parents on the spacious patio but provides water bowls. Dog lovers flock there on the weekends … [Read more...]

The Pet Spa at Harrods in London is a pampering paradise

The Pet Spa at Harrods

Harrods is one of those utterly fabulous places that has something for everybody, including the posh pup and fine feline with the opening of The Pet Spa at Harrods. In addition to dogs and cats, tortoises, rabbits and even hamsters are welcome at this 3,000-square-foot pampering haven that offers … [Read more...]

Singer Mya to run on Team Animal League in NYC Marathon

Michael Dorman and singer Mya

Grammy Award-winning singer Mýa will join 50 other animal-loving athletes aiming to raise $200,000 for the dogs, cats, puppies, and kittens of North Shore Animal League America, as members of Team Animal League in the ING New York City Marathon. Team Animal League has a few slots open for runners … [Read more...]