30 Jul 14

Back into the Wild! ...

by Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
Living on Long Island we are so privleged to see so much wildlife around us on land, and in the sea.  Being surrounded by water offers a huge variety of marine life to see, if you take the time to look!  This past Saturday, in Hampton Bays, the Riverhead Foundation for Marine [...]

23 Jul 14

Historic Dog Friendly LI ...

By Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
Historical mansions on Long Island are not something you would first think of to bring your dog too – but here on LI we are very fortunate enough to have many such places to explore and take in the history with our pups!  A new series of articles will feature many [...]

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09 Jul 14

Summer pet safety-Heat kills ...

By Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
Summertime, summertime, sum-sum-summertime! Summertiiimmmme!  While we are enjoying the warm weather and summer activities – our pets may not be.  One thing many people tend to forget or not even think of is pet safety and heat.
While there are many ways your pet can overheat; too much exercise in the [...]

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25 Jun 14

New Dog Parks on LI! ...

By Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
In the past few weeks two new dog parks have opened on Long Island for dog owners and their pups to enjoy.
The first opening on Sunday, June 8, 2014 was held in the village of Southampton with a ribbon cutting ceremony with Mayor Mark Elpey with his wife Marianne and [...]

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11 Jun 14

Max, Furever in our hearts ...

by Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
As sad as I am to write this post, I want to first thank everyone who has reached out to me in the last few days to send their sympathies, tell me how much they loved seeing Max’s smiling face, or how he could play hard to get with them, and [...]