The art of phodography

Posted on 21 Oct 2010 at 7:05pm

Bites! Camera! Action! How local pet photographer Debbie Bryant catches dogs — in their natural environments STEVEN LINDSEY  | Contributing Writer stevencraiglindsey@me.com AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MONGREL | Cordelia, Cleo and Peyton, went from neighborhood runts to pick of the litter after a posing session with photographer Debbie Bryant. There is no scientific proof that I’m [...]

Oat, bray, love

Posted on 16 Sep 2010 at 6:00pm

Gay men in Argyle, Texas, give lives to livestock with Ranch Hand Rescue STEVEN LINDSEY  | Contributing Writer stevencraiglindsey@me.com When Bob Williams walks into the barnyard, there’s a near stampede as miniature horses big and small, llamas and a donkey run to greet him. This is the man who’s given them a better life of [...]

Cooped up

Posted on 14 Apr 2010 at 10:45am

By RICH LOPEZ | Staff Writer lopez@dallasvoice.com Chickens aren’t just for hawks anymore. Urbanites have taken to them as both pets and a lifestyle SHE’S GOT EGGS | East Dallas resident Chere Hickock and her son, Jack, have a small flock of chickens which produces about a dozen eggs every other day. (Photo by Rich [...]

Runner-pup

Posted on 11 Dec 2009 at 12:17am

These Top Dog contest entrants didn’t make the cut, but we love them anyway When we announced the Top Dog contest to see what canine (and possibly owner) would be the face of the Readers Voice Awards next year — and win $2,500 for LifeWalk — we didn’t know what kind of results to expect. [...]

Prison camp

Posted on 13 Aug 2009 at 5:46pm

By By Arnold Wayne Jones Life+Style Editor Petropolitan’s Chris Watts goes to jail — but don’t feel too bad for him IN THE BIG (DOG) HOUSE: Christopher Watts, right, shares his lock-up with a four-legged client. If he doesn’t get bailed out before his deadline, though, he gets thrown into much nicer digs: the Joule [...]

Doggie style

Posted on 13 May 2009 at 6:10pm

By Arnold Wayne Jones Staff Writer CANINE COUTURE: Dallas desgner Nicolas created this matched set of tutu’d gown and luxury dog bed. PROJECT RUNWAY GOES TO THE DOGS Four Legged Fashion: Canine Meets Couture The Grand Pavilion at the Trade Mart, 2050 N. Stemmons Freeway. May 15. 6:30 p.m. $75–$125. 214-634-0204. Fourleggedfashion.org. Hot dogs and [...]

Woofin’ it

Posted on 08 Jan 2009 at 5:11pm

By Rich Lopez | lopez@dallasvoice.com Four-legged fundraisers get their day this weekend at LifeWalk with the return of the pet-friendly LifeBark Take a hike LifeWalk is one of the easer events on foot around town. With only a 5k distance and the leisure of walking, it’s a total snap.  19th Annual AIDS LifeWalk, Lee Park, [...]

All-out bark in Lee Park

Posted on 13 Apr 2006 at 10:18pm

By Daniel A. Kusner Life+Style Editor Annual Pooch Parade, arguably the best springtime event for gays, dogs and Dallas YES, YOU MUST WEAR THE BUNNY EARS: Pooch Parade enthusiasts Charlie and drag entertainer Heather Skyy (aka Daniel Bussard) pose for their Easter portrait. The annual “Easter in the Park” celebration is a fetching affair that [...]

Bow-wow wower

Posted on 09 Jan 2006 at 3:46pm

By Daniel A. Kusner Life+Style Editor Who’s got who trained nowadays? Fido may be able to roll over, fetch and sit. But 21st century dogs may be smarter than we think. On command, owners will feed, walk and rub their dog’s bellies. And now, with The Pooch Patio, dogs have entered cafe society. Pooch Patio [...]