Wiener dog races at the Hard Rock in Biloxi: March 20

What better way to spend a spring afternoon on the Gulf Coast? But this isn’t just any wiener dog race. First of all, it will be held at the Wet Spot, the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino’s pool and the perfect venue for a wiener dog race. It’s worth the trip just to hang out for free at a luxe hotel pool for a few hours. Plus this event is a fund-raiser for Coast Young Professionals. So you figure there’s going to be some pretty good sightseeing around the pool.

But wait, there’s more! You can have your picture taken with a giant wiener dog! Continue reading

Update on Rickshaw Sean & his sidekick Cooper

Sean and Cooper share a birthday, and it’s coming up on February 13th. Cooper has put together a wish list: a new dog sweatshirt, heartworm medicine, tick and flea medicine, treats (but no raw hides). No specific birthday list for Sean but you can see a general wish list in my previous post. You can send gifts to 1014 Caroline St., Mobile, AL 36604. They’re here through February 16th.

Let’s show ’em some love, Mobile.

Have you seen the rickshaw man Sean & his dog Cooper tooling around Mobile?

Sean Robinson and Cooper arrived here in Mobile on their rickshaw a week or so ago, a pit stop on their one-year trip around the U.S. Apparently they’re so enamored with Mobile, they’ve decided to settle in for a couple of weeks.

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Nothing I love better than a good garage sale…

especially one that’s indoors and benefits our four-legged friends. This one benefits the Animal Rescue Fund. Plan to shop or if you already have too much stuff, you can donate items.

January 29th & 30th, 7:30-2:30pm

Episcopal Church of the Redeemer, Corner of Cody & Hitt Road (indoors!), Mobile

Drop off donations after noon on January 28th at the church or email Sherry (sherry at animalrescuemobile. org) to make arrangements.

ARF, ARF: Rescue Run 5K and Wiggle Waggle Walk

March 13, 2010, 8 am (runners, two-legged only), 9 am (walkers, two and four-legged).

USA’s Brookley Field

More information.

All proceeds go directly to the Animal Rescue Fund of Mobile.