Seattle dog community

Should You Bring Your Dog to a Dog-Friendly Establishment?

So you have read about a dog-friendly Seattle restaurant and you want to go with your dog, but you're not sure it's such a good idea. You have only brought your dog to Norm's once or twice, where there's guaranteed to be a dog worse-behaved than yours. How do you know if you should bring your dog to a dog-friendly establishment? I recommend following a few of basic guidelines to make this decision. 284read more >

Dog Gone Seattle’s Story

So what is Dog Gone Seattle all about? As someone who is deeply attached to my two dogs, Bondi and Homie, I hate to leave them at home every time I want to go grab a cup of coffee or a beer, or head to a local event. When I'm out and about, I often see people carrying around their little dogs in their purses wherever they go, but big dogs are much harder to hide, and most places don't allow dogs in plain sight. 1read more >

Good News for Seattle Dog Lovers

Good news for Seattle dog lovers: Seattle is dog crazy! According to Seattle Magazine, "With more dogs than children living within city limits, Seattle has officially gone to the dogs." This may seem preposterous, as most places you frequent on a regular basis like Starbucks or Safeway aren't exactly welcoming to our canine companions. But the truth is we live in one of the most dog-friendly cities in the United States. There are now more dogs in Seattle than children, by a lot: about 153,000 dogs to 107,178 kids, according to figures from the U.S. Census and the Seattle Animal…read more >