Author Archives: teenysfriends

September Wrap-Up & October News

September Wrap-Up & October News No one get in between me and my bonies so you better get outta my way!!! September was an extremely busy [but fun!!!] month for Teeny’s Friends. We participated in two events so we were able to raise twice the toys – and even a little dough for a worthy […]

Small Dog Playday This Weekend!

Small Dog Playday This Weekend! I’ve mentioned our upcoming small dog playday at Southpaws Playschool a few times, but now that it’s only a few days away I am ready to reveal more details! The playday will be indoors [from 1-5pm] and will be open to dogs 20 pounds and under. Thank dog for air conditioning! […]

Texas Wildfires

Texas Wildfires Bastrop State Park, about 30 miles outside of Austin, on 09-05-2011. This week I have been getting lots of emails/messages/tweets asking if we are being affected by the central Texas wildires. The fires are too close for comfort but far enough that we are safe. Bastrop is about 30 miles away from us, […]

More Info About The Hount Hunt

More Info About The Hount Hunt September is shaping up to be a busy month for us! On September 24th we have our small dog playday at Southpaws Playschool and I’m excited to announce that on September 10th we will participate in The Hound Hunt! We mentioned this pawsome event before, but we have more details now. I’ve been […]

September Small Dog Playday & Dog Toy Drive

September Small Dog Playday & Dog Toy Drive It looks like we won’t be having a toy drive for the month of August. I contacted several local organizations and have yet to hear back from anyone. After 2+ years of having monthly toy drives we may be starting to run out of hosts. I knew […]

Don’t Leave Your Pets in Hot Cars!

I’m sure everyone has heard of the heat wave we’re having here in the South. Several months of 100+ degree days in a row with very little rain. And by very little, I basically mean NONE – we had a few minutes of sprinkles two weeks ago but I don’t think that even counts. One of my […]

The Hound Hunt

The Hound Hunt I am writing you today to tell you about a pawsome upcoming event in the Austin, Texas area. It’s called The Hound Hunt. The Hound Hunt is a city-wide pet-centric scavenger hunt organized by our friends Party Animals  and It’s Pawsitively Irresistible [who were both involved with Teeny’s recent “seven year itch” themed birthday party]. It will take […]

Caption That Contest Winner!

Caption That Contest Winner! “Bobbing for bones – a great way to beat the heat!” Our summertime Caption That! contest is officially over and a winner has been chosen! The winning caption was written by Rob Easley [who runs an Australian Cattle Dog rescue website] and I will be shipping off his prize – a box of Hartz puppy […]

Virtual Petwork and Austin are Helping Homeless Pets!

Have you ever heard of Adopt a Pet? It’s a pawsome website that harnesses the power of the internet [and TV and phone lines] to help find forever homes for animals. One way they do is by offering profiles of animals in shelters. [For an example, please click here to see a profile for Izzy, an adorable bull terrier […]