22 Aug 14

#KissedbyaPit – Long Island Do ...

By Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
Have you been #KissedbyaPit? The new campaign raising awareness of amazing, sweet, adoptable Pit Bulls – we are sharing many that are available for adoption! We are accepting #KissedbyaPit pictures of adoptable pit bulls from area shelters on Long Island, Brooklyn and Queens!  All you have to do is click here [...]

20 Aug 14

Doggie Day Trip: Historic Montauk ...

By Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
If you are looking for another historic and dog friendly spot on Long Island to take your dog on a Doggie Day Trip too – you’re in luck.  In our article series Historic Dog Friendly Long Island, and another of our series of Doggie Day Trips – this is combo of [...]

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11 Aug 14

Because horses need rescue too ...

By Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
If your heading out to the North Fork during this summer and fall season, as you drive on Sound Avenue in Baiting Hollow you will pass a few bucolic horse farms along the way.  While you admire the beautiful scenery and think how you’re amazed your still on Long Island – [...]

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03 Aug 14

Assistance Dogs on Long Island ...

by Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
This week we celebrate International Assistance Dog Week, taking place August 3 – August 8, 2014 across the globe. Locally we are fortunate to have 3 different groups groups right here on Long Island.  They are: Canine Companions for Independence northeast headquarters in Medford; The Guide Dog Foundation in Smithtown; and [...]

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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 [...]