national parks

Insider tips for a weekend at a national park site (BPT) – It has been 100 years since an important American institution was born. On August 25, 1916, the National Park Service was signed into law by President Woodrow Wilson and was established as a new federal bureau to oversee the country’s national parks and…

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[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Get your running shoes ready! The Santa Paws 5K event is quickly approaching. This event supports the SPCA of Wake County and all proceeds benefit homeless pets. This is a certified 5K race event, with dogs…so start training now. This 5K run is a USATF…

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We’re a society obsessed with our Fitbits and tracking our daily steps. If your minimum goal is 10,000 steps per day, you need to get up off the couch to make it happen. Why not head out to a walking trail and take Fido with you! Raleigh is surrounded by many beautiful parks and walking…

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If you’re looking for a place to take your dog for some exercise, other than a walk, why not check out some of Raleigh’s off-leash dog parks. If you live in an apartment complex or condo, your pup is sure to want to get out and stretch their paws! Here are a few of the…

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Explore Dorothea Dix Park – Music in the Park! Date and Time:  Sunday, October 2, 2016 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM If you’re looking for a pet-friendly event this weekend…check out the Music in the Park free concert, at Dorothea Dix Park. Pets are welcome! Enjoy this family friendly event while taking in the beautiful…

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Raleigh’s Millbrook Dog Park is in the running for Beneful’s Best Dog Park Contest! Tails will be wagging in anticipation over the next six weeks, as seven community dog parks across the country are vying for a Dream Dog Park makeover through the Beneful Dream Dog Park promotion. Today through November 1, dog lovers can…

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As it turns out, it’s not just a saying, dogs really are a man’s best friend. Relationships between dogs and their owners are reaching new levels – the 2016 Beneful® National Dog Week survey reveals that nearly all American dog owners surveyed consider their beloved pups a part of their family (97 percent) and one…

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Looking for a dog-friendly event this upcoming weekend? Come hungry and get your pups ready for a downtown Durham food tour! If you don’t have a dog… not to worry…they will be provided! 🙂 Date and Time: Saturday, September 24, 2016                           1:15 PM – 4:30 PM Location: Beer Durham, 404 Hunt Street, Durham, NC View…

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Leisure Leash

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] If you are a dog lover, like me, I would love to introduce you to the innovative and convenient, Leisure Leash. Leisure Leash keeps your pet “walk ready” as they “carry” their leash around their neck along with their collar. Simply slip the leash portion…

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