Pupper West Side: Midge Met Joel Maisel, Encourages Support of Local Businesses

I was lucky to meet Michael Zegen, aka Joel Maisel, at a Skidmore College alumni event last su … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Dillon Volunteers in Childhood Reading Programs

My Dads and I volunteer with the Good Dog Foundation and the JCC in support of literacy for young Upper West Si … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Louie Reads Colson Whitehead, Enjoys Subway Rides

I like saying hello to other pups on the hill in Central Park by Le Pain Quotidien as well as visits to Strawberry Fields and walks along the water in Riverside … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Brinkley Enjoys Long Hikes in ‘The Gunks’

You can always spot a Berner meet-up by the happy faces, swooshy tails, and lots of Berner lea … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Arnie Likes To Relax In the Park With a Bottle of Rosé

On spring and summer weekends in the city, the three of us will pack a bottle of wine and a picnic basket and spend an afternoon soaking up the sun and relaxing in Central … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Penny Is An Entrepreneur Who Loves Listening to NPR

For a while I was listening to French poetry while my parents were away, but now it's nothing but … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Olive Bravely Samples Street Meat, Runs From Schatzie’s Butcher Cow

The streets of New York offer a veritable multi-course tasting menu to all foodie … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Phoebe Olive Is A Devoted Patron of Lincoln Center

Previously, I'd spent some time living on the streets in North Carolina until I was rescued. Now I live on the Upper West Side - hands down, New York's best neighbor … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Quincy Is An Adoption Advocate Who Loves Zabar’s Gefilte Fish

Countless purebred pups end up in shelters for various reasons - their families give them up, an elderly owner passes away, and so … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Ugo Brings His Italian Heritage to the UWS

I like to stop by the Muffins Cafe on Columbus Avenue for coffee. I give my sweetest smile to the barista and say, "Vorrei ordinare un espresso, per fav … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Pumpkin Loves The Great Hill in Central Park

I love wandering the path that circles The Pool in Central Park. It's very calming -- we'll see ducks and snowy egrets somet … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Landyn Loves Reading, Cheese, and All Her Boyfriends

During our walks, I also have a chance to socialize with my friends and my many boyfriends including, but not limited to: Oscar, Crosby, Will, Boomer, and Duncan. Hi g … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Three Chihuahuas, Two Coffee Orders, One Big Family

I'm Mochi and I'm a three-year old Chihuahua Pug mix. This is Maki, a four-year old long-haired Chihuahua, and this interesting critter is … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Gracie Likes to Netflix and Chill

Mom has an electric scooter and I ride along in her backpack. I love cruising around the city with the wind blowing in my b … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Ernie Gets a Halloween Fright from Swimming Pools, Loves French Bulldogs

I have eyes under here, just so you know. A blue one and a brown … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Garth Spends His Weekends Savoring Absolute Bagels, Admiring Contemporary Art

Love love love an everything bagel with scallion cream cheese, or a sesame bagel with lox and creme cheese, or...well, there are just too many great cho … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Smoky Loves Andy’s Deli and Long Walks in Riverside Park

Dad rescued me while he was driving through the Great Smoky Mountains. I had been abandoned and it was lucky I hadn't been hit by a car at that p … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Mr. Pancakes Loves A Classic Dollar Slice

I've met people from all walks of life - famous and heroic New Yorkers who make our city so g … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Oliver Helps Manage the Building, Loves Southern Home Cooking

Mom had always wanted a dog and Dad secretly arranged for me to be a gift -- which, of course, ended in happy t … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Hobie’s Story is the Stuff of Dickensian Literature

I used to live in Houston, but then Hurricane Harvey came through two years ago and I was rescued and evacuated with other p … Read the rest of this entry >>

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