Category Archives: Canine San Diego

Balboa Barks

The forecast of wind and rain for this morning had a lot of dog lovers worrying, but they needn’t have. The sun shone upon Balboa Barks, the annual fundraiser for the Canine Companions for Independence (CCI) organization. Because I’m a … Continue reading

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Parade Paradigm

Ask me what’s the best Independence Day Parade in San Diego County, and I’ll say without hesitation: the one in Coronado.  I’ll also admit to being prejudiced, as the Coronado parade is the only one I’ve experienced in recent years.  … Continue reading

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Peace, love, and poochies

Cat lovers may yawn, but one of San Diego’s more irresistible doggy events takes place this Saturday, April 13, at the corner of Park Boulevard and President’s Way in Balboa Park. Woofstock 2010 starts with a fun walk from 9 to 10 … Continue reading

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Beach boy

I never intended for Travels in San Diego to be a forum for San Diego dog news, let along bulldog news, but I can’t resist saluting the Beach & Bay Press’s article today about Floyd the skateboarding bulldog.  Is this … Continue reading

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Top Dog — Almost

Thanks to the Voice of San Diego for alerting me to the American Kennel Club’s latest report on San Diego dog breed rankings. I was shocked to learn the once-lowly bulldog has crept up to the #2 position, behind only … Continue reading

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Dog Heaven

For the second time, San Diego has won the title of Dogtown USA, awarded by Dog Fancy magazine to the supposedly most “dog-friendly” place in America. Actually we won for most dog-friendly big city. Huntingon Beach won for most dog-friendly … Continue reading

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