Author Archives: Sherri Telenko

Kitchener, ON: DogLoversDays of Summer 2019

Rarely do I get to Kitchener anymore, but when I do it’s for a dog event – and usually at Bingemans Park. (I will try camping there some time). Dogloversdays was back at Bingemans Marshall Hall July 13 and 14, 2019, 10 am to 4 pm. Indoors (except for dog diving) and free. Yes, free […]

Contest! The Dog Books of Summer Reading List 2019

So here it is, after some tidying, the dogtrotting.net summer dog-themed reading list. Be sure to let us know what you’re reading (and maybe win a book).

dog at Muddy Paws Wine Festival 2019

Dogs, Cats, Wine and Festivals – Purrfect Weekend Combination

The heat wave passed, and the rain held off, making Sunday neither too hot or too muddy for Muddy Paws annual winery dog festival. That’s right, July 6 & 7, 2019 was take your dog to the winery weekend – every year Featherstone Winery and Vineland Estates team up and allow pets and people to enjoy a glass of wine (or more) some stone-baked human garlic bread treats and pumpkin dog puffs.

Dogtrotting goes to the cats… wait what? meowfest 2019 here we come!

Dogtrotting.net interview with meowfest 2019 organizer Sarita Fichtner.    I don’t talk about this enough, but I was first a cat-lady before my dog Victor dropped in my lap. Suddenly, one of my fur-babies was portable and he and I hit the road. Dogtrotting.net was born. However, cats are my first love. I grew up […]

dog with Big Nickel in Sudbury Ontario

Mining and Mutts: Dog-friendly Travel to Sudbury, Ontario

Sudbury, Ontario. Admittedly, not a common destination to pack up the car and head to. But stopping on the way to somewhere even further north … why not? If you’ve got the dog with you, there’s a few places to go, though the two main attractions – Science North (100 Ramsey Lake Road) and Dynamic […]

Affordable Pet Testing: Surprising Allergy Results. (See for yourself)

Don’t we all want to know more about our fur babies? Their histories (particularly rescues like my dog); their perceptions (we’ve visited pet psychics), or their physical health and constitution? That last one just got easier. Thanks to Affordable Pet Testing, we can mail a fur sample to the company’s lab and find out what […]

dog at canadian national park

CONTEST #4! Glamping Goes to the Dogs: 7 Canadian National Parks with Pet-friendly Accommodations

Camping with the dog – seems like a logical fit. Who else in the family minds less sleeping on the ground, wandering stinky forest trails and peeing outside than your pup? My dog Victor and I are giving it try in a few weeks – stay tuned for the results. That’s right, after years of […]