Celebs With Dogs

Margaret on August 13th, 2015

  Formula One’s Racing car celebrity, Lewis Hamilton, visited Barbados for Crop Over celebrations and festival in August this year. He was seen partying with his friend, our local singing superstar Rihanna, and other friends. He was also seen having a relaxing and fun filled time in the sea. Accompanying him were his two English […]

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Margaret on August 22nd, 2013

Dog lovers in the world, especially Americans, watched to see what breed of dog would become the new dog in the White House with President Obama and his family. Would it be a pedigree dog or would it be a rescue? It turned out to be a Portuguese Water Dog named Bo and now Bo […]

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Margaret on January 6th, 2013

The photograph  and the information below were provided to me by Jenny Mayhem with a request to post them on this blog. Jenny Mayhem Donates January Sales to RSPCA Barbadian singer-songwriter Jenny Mayhem is donating all sales of her newest single “Shifter” to the Barbados RSPCA this month. Until January 30th, Jenny will direct all […]

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Margaret on December 31st, 2012

Interesting  to see that the official White House card this year features Bo, the Portuguese Water Dog owned by the President of the USA and his family. The card features a reproduction of a painting by artist Laressa Kabel of Bo playing in the snow on the snow covered lawn of the White House. Bo […]

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Taking a prize of sterling 500,000 in the finals of Britain’s Got Talent was the pair of Ashleigh Butler (16 years old) and her dog Pudsey (said to be a mixed breed of Border Collie, Bichon Frise and Chinese Crested cross). Simon Cowell who is a fairly regular visitor to Barbados, supports one of our […]

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Margaret on January 1st, 2010

The star of American Idol is currently staying at Sandy Lane Hotel, Barbados. Yes, the Sandy Lane Hotel which Tiger Woods booked (the total hotel) for his wedding several years ago in Barbados. Simon Cowell is a friend to dog rescue groups in Barbados, such as the Hope, and he usually helps with their fund […]

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Margaret on September 12th, 2009

Seen in “Today’s” news, is the story of the world’s most expensive dog. A Tibetan Mastiff was sold for US$582,000 to a young Chinese millionaire, a Ms. Wang. Yangtze River Number Two is 18 months old. He was purchased from the Qinghai province of northwest China. Yangtze was picked up from the Xi’an airport in […]

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Margaret on August 22nd, 2009

Here’s the video showing the tough toy, looking like Michael Vick, that dogs can enjoy themselves biting and trying to destroy. Not cheap at US $17.00 but the dogs should enjoy it and possibly animal lovers will pay extra for it than the normal bone shape or another animal shape. New Vick Dog Chew Toy […]

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Margaret on August 15th, 2009

Michael Vick has been hired by Philadelphia Eagles for a one year contract and US $1.6 million. He has been hired as a back up for regular quarterback Donavan McNabb as the regular back up recently was injured. Serving a prison term which recently ended, Vick has made appearance on behalf of The Humane Society […]

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Margaret on July 23rd, 2009

Having their own luxury dog house and dressing in designer duds from Jimmy Chew and Pawda,  are Paris Hilton’s pets. All kinds of toys, and their own dogs’ “villa”, complete with beds and couches.  I can imagine the meals and the treats 🙂 17 Chihuahuas and 1 Pomeranian with names like “Prince Baby Bear” and […]

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