Pupper West Side: Penny Was In the Right Place at the Right Time

Mom adopted me from Animal Lighthouse Rescue in June 2018. At the time, I was living with a wonderful foster p … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Duke Loves Jazz and His Special Spot in Central Park

There’s a particular corner near the Pinetum in Central Park with a hot dog stand that I enjoy visi … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Libby Has That Jersey ‘Tude

I'm originally from New Jersey and it shows in my attitude. Now I'm a ride-or-die Upper West Sider and I love city … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Enzo Can’t Stand Kale

I was born in Puerto Rico and the living conditions there were tough. I was lucky enough to be rescued and brought to New York before being adopted … Read the rest of this entry >>

The Amazing Story of How 5 Neighbors Tracked and Found Two Stolen Dogs

After a group of people took two Siberian Huskies that were tied up outside a shop on 96th Street on Saturday, owner Maureen Cross wasn't sur … Read the rest of this entry >>

Dog Owner Says Her Siberian Huskies Were Stolen From Outside of Plant Shed on 96th Street (UPDATE: FOUND!)

Two Siberian Huskies were stolen from outside Plant Shed at 209 West 96th Street on Saturday evening around 6:30 p.m., according to the dogs' o … Read the rest of this entry >>

Westside Walker: Fido Rains on the Holiday Spirit

“Excuse me sir!” Nothing shocks you back to reality quite like a stranger shouting those three words at you, but, hey, maybe he’s got good … Read the rest of this entry >>

‘Good Dogs’ Lift Spirits on the UWS

At Atria 86, an independent and assisted living apartment building for seniors on West 86th Street, residents spend … Read the rest of this entry >>

After an Official Warning, A Dog Longs for an Off-Leash Romp

“Why are you keeping me on the leash? Hey! Wake up! This is the spot where you always let me off. We avoided the maniac cyclists. We’re safe now. I’m not movin … Read the rest of this entry >>

City Tells Dog Owners to Keep Pets On-Leash in Central Park, After Two People Injured By Raccoons

Sorry, off-leashers, but we've got some bad news. The city is advising dog owners to keep their dogs attached to the leash during off-leash hours in Central … Read the rest of this entry >>

Veterinarian Raises Alarm By Saying Woman is ‘Stealing Dogs’ in Central Park

A local veterinarian's office sent out a notice to clients on Friday warning them that a woman is luring dogs away from their owners in Central Par … Read the rest of this entry >>

Residents are Barking Mad at Doggie Daycare; ‘Essentially We Are Living Over a Dog Farm’

Dogs are barking, people are yelling and neighbors are complaining in an ongoing battle between residents and SPOT Canine … Read the rest of this entry >>

New Team Member Brings Paws-itive Vibes to Local Hardware Store

Steven Stark, the owner of Beacon Hardware on Amsterdam Avenue and 78th Street just added a new member to his team -- a four-month-old puppy named D … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pregnant Woman Punched After Dispute Over Off-Leash Dog in Riverside Park

A man assaulted a pregnant woman in Riverside Park after chastising her about her off-leash dog, accordi … Read the rest of this entry >>

Dog Left Outside Magnolia Bakery Taken to Animal Control

The dog shown above was found tied up outside Magnolia Bakery on Columbus Avenue and 69th Street on Saturday night and handed … Read the rest of this entry >>

Leptospirosis Spread by Rats is Infecting Dogs on Upper West Side, Veterinarian Says

A local vet is raising awareness about a bacterial disease called Leptospirosis, which has been spreading and infecting dogs on the Upper West S … Read the rest of this entry >>

How ‘Undercover’ Sanitation Agents Will Sniff Out People Who Don’t Pick Up Dog Poop

Pooper-trators look out! An undercover Sanitation Department agent may be watching you. In order to fine someone fo … Read the rest of this entry >>

Bull Moose Dog Run Renovation Gets the OK to Move Forward

The renovation of the Bull Moose Dog Run next to the Museum of Natural History was approved by Community Board 7 on Wednesday night, as the … Read the rest of this entry >>

Bull Moose Dog Run Up for Renovation; Special Focus on ‘Ponds’ and Small Dogs

A popular dog run is expected to get an upgrade that will keep massive puddles from forming when it rains, and create a new protected area for small … Read the rest of this entry >>

Puppies From Destroyed Puerto Rican Shelter are on the UWS, And You Should Probably Adopt One

Dogs flown to the mainland United States from a destroyed animal shelter in Puerto Rico are now on the Upper West Side, and looking for new h … Read the rest of this entry >>