Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Thank You to our "Dog Days" Sponsors

A belated, but heart-felt, THANK YOU to our sponsors from the Sept. 18th Dog Days event at the dog park (click on logos to be taken to their website):

Kings Pet Grooming
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Also, everyone who become a member at Dog Days was entered into a raffle for a grooming session with Kings Pet Grooming or a photo session with Houndstooth Photography.  The winners were Tracy Reines and Pat Godfrey.  Congrats!!

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Buy a DC Dog License, Get a Dog Park Tag Free!

BLDPA can help you with that! We are very pleased to be hosting the DC Department of Health at the dog park on September 18, 11AM to 4PM! You'll get an official dog park tag free when you license your dog!

What you need to bring:
  • proof of current rabies and distemper vaccination (can usually be found on your vet receipt)
  • proof of sterilization (spay/neuter) (can also be found on your vet receipt)
  • check or money order to the "DC Treasurer" Cost: $15 for a spayed or neutered dog OR $50 for an unspayed or unneutered dog (sorry, no cash or credit cards will be accepted)

Wednesday, September 14, 2011


This dog was found at 18th & Lamont this morning. If you know anything, please call (202) 384-4926. There have been reports of the dog running around the Bloomingdale and Ledroit neighborhoods early today, and a guy on a bike was asking whether people had seen the dog in Ledroit this morning.

Sunday, September 11, 2011

RESCHEDULED! Dog Days at the Dog Park

RESCHEDULED!! The Bloomingdale LeDroit Dog Park Association (BLDPA) invites you to join us for our "Dog Days (end) of Summer" event on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2011 at the dog park (11AM-4PM). Having a hard time getting Fido to sit? Talk to the folks at the Washington Humane Society's "Ask the Trainer" booth (1PM-3PM). Do you know what to do about a dog bite? Talk to the DC Dept. of Health and their "Ask the Ve"t table (11AM-4PM). Looking to add to your family? Meet sweet, adoptable dogs at our adoption event (1PM-3PM)! We will also have treats for the pooches from GreenPaws (11AM-4PM), where you can learn why natural pet food is better for your dog. And, of course, meet BLDPA board members and learn how you can get more involved in the dog park.
If you become a paid, voting member of the BLDPA (see our website for more information: www.bldpadogs.org) on Sunday, you will be entered into a raffle for a free photo session for your pooch with Houndstooth Photography.