On their first date, her Chihuahua, Hubbell, stole the man's breakfast as they drove from New York City to Long Island.
Rotonda offers three ideas for a howling good time.
Dog beaches and parks: The dog-loving Bay Area certainly isn’t lacking for dog-friendly parks and beaches.
Since launching in June as an “official” dating website, it has amassed 2 million members.
Many newcomers are taking advantage of the 30-day free trial period, with a small portion converting to a paid subscription.
She remembers unpleasant run-ins with dates from sites that don't cater to animal lovers — once a man nudged her pooch off the couch.
Do women have it a lot easier than men, and do hot people in general have it the easiest? Millward created 10 fake OKCupid profiles with similar sounding usernames, with the same written profile, personal stats, level of education, etc. Each account had a different photo of a man or woman of varying attractiveness.
Note: A forthcoming Pet Tales column will feature readers’ choice dog-friendly restaurants.
Go shopping together: Rotonda suggests pet stores for perusing new products for your pets.
“It just clicked when my ex left with her dog: I told myself I had to do something to help people like myself who absolutely love their dogs.” As with any typical dating site, the user creates his or her profile, except You Must Love Dogs Dating includes the user’s dog’s profile as well.
This allows the user to share the dog’s history in addition to the types of dogs both human and canine get along with best.
Sites like Pets and You Must Love Dogs have found a new niche as singles flock to computers and smartphones to find relationships, connecting dog owners to potential mates who enjoy long walks in the dog park and slobbery canine kisses as much as they do.