www.beggintime.com. For 18 years running, the Beggin’ Pet Parade has been providing a way for people and their furry friends to enjoy a Mardi Gras celebration together. Watch as more than 8,000 pets and 80,000 people converge to unleash their inner party animal at one of the world’s premiere pet events. It’s a tail-wagging good time as costumed canines and their owners take to the streets of Soulard, the historic French Neighborhood in St. Louis, Missouri, to kick off Mardi Gras 2011 in four-legged style!
www.beggintime.com. The 18th annual Beggin’ Pet Parade was full of festivities including an attempt at the Guinness World Record for the “Loudest Group Bark.” Watch as thousands of costumed dogs of all sizes and breeds gather together to see just how loud they can bark… and if a new record can be set. Center for the St. Louis Rams, Jason Brown, is emcee of the record setting attempt which took place as part of the Mardi Gras festivities in Soulard, St. Louis, a historic French neighborhood known for its Mardi Gras celebrations.
www.beggintime.com. Which lucky dogs will be named to the 2011 Beggin’ Court? Find out as the results unfold in the Coronation Ceremony of the 18th Annual Beggin’ Pet Parade. Emceed by St. Louis Ram’s center, Jason Brown, five stand-out costumed canines will be chosen to be the King, Queen, Prince, Princess and Jester of the Court along with a group costume winner chosen to receive the title of the court’s “Most Loyal Subjects.” Will the judge’s picks match yours?
www.beggintime.com. All in the name of bacon! The 18th annual Beggin’ Pet Parade was full of festivities including a human bacon eating contest to kick of the Mardi Gras celebration in Soulard, St. Louis, a historic French neighborhood known for its Mardi Gras celebrations. Watch as All Pro Eating presents the mouth-stuffing event and find out who will be the day’s bacon eating king!
http://alpo.com/ Real dogs have had it up to here with sissified sweaters and doggie day spas. See what happens when they take matters into their own hands (paws). It's time for a new breed of dog to be born - the real dog. Watch this Alpo dog food commercial to find out more. The new breed of Alpo for the new breed of dog.
www.youtube.com/thepurinanetwork Cory Williams, Sparta, Loki, and company remind us that during the holidays, we can always share in the love of the season with our family and most special friends. Featuring the song “I, Love, You” by Ralston Bowles.
www.petcentric.com Smoke, a Chesapeake Bay Retriever and troubled dog rescued by owner Melissa Ness, elevated himself to hero status as he dove his way into our hearts in 2010 when he won the Western Regional of the Purina Incredible Dog Challenge in San Diego, CA. But does Smoke have what it takes to rule the pool at the 2010 Incredible Dog Challenge National Championship Finals? Listen to what Melissa has to say about how she trains with Smoke and prepares for this year's National Championships "big air" event at the Purina diving dog pool!
www.purina.com Purina has built a beautiful, state-of-the-art Events Center at Purina Farms, and it's now open for business. The center is ready to be the “Best in Show” facility for some of the best canine events in the country. The architectural design is awe inspiring, and the canine amenities are first class throughout. Plans for nationally televised events are already underway. So, if you need a great place to host an event, contact Purina Farms in Gray Summit, MO. It still holds true that “If you build it, they will come!”
www.petcentric.com Preston Dean is a “young gun” in the canine sport of Disc Dogs. He hails from Florida, where he lives and trains with his gorgeous dog, Soaring Sienna! Now, you might expect that to be the end of the story, but, its not. Check out how Preston grew up learning about the sport of Freestyle Flying Disc. How he has trained his dog in the sport and become a nationally ranked champion. The real story, though, is how Preston's life has changed since he got involved in the sport of Disc Dogs and how it has helped him grow into a wise teenager at the Purina Incredible Dog Challenge National Finals!
www.petcentric.com International Disc Dog competitors from Poland, Canada and Japan kept things hot at this year's Purina Incredible Dog Challenge National Championships as they went head to head with their American counterparts in the Freestyle Flying Disc competition. Everyone sat on the edge of their seats as the incredible dog tricks and moves kept coming and coming during their routines! Watch how the language barrier was overcome by the international common bond shared between competitors and their dogs, to crown a new high-flying champion.