Pets

Adopt Betty the Pit Bull  

Betty, the 3 year-old pit bull from Good Karma Animal Rescue of MN, is looking for a family who can give her belly rubs and snuggles. Ali Jarvis from Sidewalk Dog showcases this adorable four-legged friend patiently waiting for a new home.

Draft Horses  

Even though Elizabeth is a country girl at heart, she knew that when it comes to the new draft horse barrel racing competition at the fair she was out of her league.  So they brought in someone with a little bit more experience with horses – Twin Cities Live Executive Producer, Mandy Tadych.  She met up with the Goldsmith family from Chatfield that have been raising Belgian draft horses for more than 30 years.

Mall of America K9 Dogs  

Security at the fair has been beefed up this year.  K9 dogs, usually seen at Mall of America, made their way through the fairgrounds last week to make sure all was clear.  Neil Throndsen and his dog, Chuck, join us!

Jodi Reads Falen’s Dog  

Falen’s dog, Elliott, has a new sister at home named Muppet.  With a new family member to get used to, we thought it would be fun to figure out what is going through Elliot’s head.  Who better to figure this out than TCL’s psychic and medium, Jodi Livon!  Jodi gives Elliott a reading and fills in the blanks for Falen.

Adopt Guzzey the Pekingese Mix  

Ali Jarvis from the dog-owner resource website Sidewalk Dog stopped by with Guzzey, a 12 year-old Pekingese mix looking for his final forever home.

Products to Keep Your Dog Cool  

Ali Jarvis from Sidewalk Dog rounded up some of her favorite product to keep your four-legged friend cool!

Avoid a Trip to the Vet  

Doctor Erin Bequette from the Animal Emergency and Referral Center (AERC) stopped by with common issues veterinarians see over the summer months, starting with a veggie that can cause serious harm.

Adopt Tommy the Greyhound!   Back To Top

Ali Jarvis from the dog-owner resource website, Sidewalk Dog, stops by with our Pet of the Month, Tommy! 

Adopt Skittles!   Back To Top

Ali Jarvis from the website Sidewalk Dog stopped by with Skittles, a 2 and a half year old Boxer and Wolfhound mix looking for her forever home!

DIY Dog Accessories   Back To Top

You love your pet and you want to spoil that pup but you don’t want to spend the money doing it.  TCL Craft Star, Alisun Abbott, show us how to create doggie accessories without spending a lot of cash.  She makes a collar out of a Hawaiian shirt, a dog bed out of rugs and raised food and water bowls from tomato cages.

Why You Should Avoid the Dog Park   Back To Top

Professional dog trainer Katie K9 says the dog park is one of the worst places to bring your dog. She stops by to explain why and share other suggestions for going outdoors with your pup.

Adopt Bernadette, the 14 Week-Old Puppy!   Back To Top

Bernadette is not only the name of Elizabeth's daughter, it's also the name of a 14 week-old bully mix puppy who is looking for a forever home! Ali Jarvis from Sidewalk Dog shares information on how to add her to your family along with three dog owner essentials.

Adopt Mursey the Pit Bull   Back To Top

Mursey, TCL’s Pet of the Month, loves kids and belly rubs. Sidewalk Dog’s Ali Jarvis educates us about the pit bull breed and the type of home where Mursey would thrive.

Baby Farm Animals   Back To Top

It’s an exciting time of the year at Govin’s Farm in Menomonie, Wisconsin.  For the next couple of weeks you can get up close with baby lambs, piglets, goats, chicks, and more.  Owner John Govin brought a couple of the babies to the studio.

Your Pet Questions Answered   Back To Top

Dr. Erin Bequette from the Animal Emergency and Referral Center of Minnesota has answers to health and behavior related questions about your four-legged friends.  

Adopt Dell   Back To Top

Founder of Sidewalk Dog, Ali Jarvis, stops by the studio with Dell, a Jack Russell Terrier who is TCL’s Pet of the Month.

Wallace the Pit Bull's Legacy   Back To Top

Wallace the pit bull was a rescue dog who had been targeted for euthanasia. Roo Yori adopted him, took him into his family, and eventually Wallace became a world champion. And all it took was a Frisbee.

Adopt Maximus Moon   Back To Top

Sidewalk Dog’s Ali Jarvis stops by to find a forever home for Maximus Moon, a one-year-old German Shepherd mix.

Pet of the Month: Adopt Freedom!   Back To Top

Every month, Twin Cities Live and Sidewalk Dog team up to feature a Minnesota-based pet rescue and a four-legged friend looking for a forever home. Sidewalk Dog owner Ali Jarvis introduces us to Freedom, a 2.5 year-old Pitbull mix who was moments from being euthanized.

Adopt Malibu   Back To Top

Ali Jarvis from Sidewalk Dog introduces us to Malibu, a 9 year-old Pekingese looking for a forever home.

Traveling with Pets   Back To Top

The holiday is a time of travel for many families and you don’t want to leave your pets behind.  Dr. Erin Bequette from Animal Emergency & Referral Center shares her expert advice for traveling with your pets.

Adopt Frida   Back To Top

Ali Jarvis from Sidewalk Dog introduces us to Frida.  Frida is a six month old American Stafford Terrier.  She was found on the streets of Indianapolis battling a skin infection.  Mites had eliminated her skin layer, exposing raw tissue.  A vet in Indiana said when they found her, they did not know if she would survive.

DogSense Online   Back To Top

While getting a new dog is always exciting, you quickly realize that training is needed.  Training your dog can be tough but Jody Karow developed an online program to give you a little help.

Adopt Sarge & Hera   Back To Top

Sarge and Hera were surrendered to an animal shelter in Sioux City Iowa. The shelter contacted Mutts & More for placement of Hera, along with her brother Sarge because they knew we would keep them together.  Bonded siblings Sarge and Hera are husky/shepherd mixes and are estimated to be around 10 years old. The adoption fee for both dogs is only $125.