Think Twice Before Getting A Puppy For Christmas

Big Bear Valley, CA, December 24, 2012 - The holidays can be busy and stressful. Why complicate it with a Christmas puppy that needs excessive time and attention? During the holiday season there are parties to attend, shopping to finish, and many more things to do. A new puppy may get into all kinds of trouble around the Christmas tree. And the … [Read more...]

Wild Mushrooms A Concern for Local Dog Owners

Big Bear, CA, September 14, 2012 - After our recent rain storms, an overgrowth of mushrooms have sprouted throughout the Big Bear Valley.  According to Dr. Johnny DeLandtsheer of VCA Lakeside Animal Hospital, confirmed cases of dogs ingesting these mushrooms have lead to reports of mushroom toxicity.  Signs to look for in your pet are … [Read more...]

“Pup-peroni” Pizza Nite

There will be a "Pup-peroni" Pizza Nite to benefit the Bear Mountain Dog Resuce on Tuesday, September 20th from 4:00 to 8:00pm at Village Pizza.  $6 for all you can eat Pepperoni Pizza, with kids 8 and under FREE. … [Read more...]

Strut Your Mutt Contest

Presented by the Big Bear Valley Recreation and Park District, at the Swim Beach, 41220 Park Avenue, Big Bear Lake.  Contests include Cutest Dog, Ugliest Dog, The Grizzly Newspaper Fetch, Look-a-likes, and many more.  Entry Fees - $1 per contest or $3 for unlimited contests.  Call 909-866-9700 for additional information … [Read more...]