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 >

Forza Coffee Co – A Dog Friendly Cafe in Greenlake

The second time I went to Forza in Greenlake, I spied a black lab nestled under his person's table and thought to ask the barista if dogs were welcome. It hadn't really occurred to me, since so many coffee shops don't allow dogs. But not Forza! So, I promptly untied my dogs from outside and brought them in to accompany me as I enjoyed my Americano. 3512read more >