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Top Dog Tania’s Life-Saving Trip to Puerto Rico

By Amanda G | October 26, 2018

Last month, Top Dog Tania, owner of Camp Canine and Chairman of the Board at Animal Lighthouse Rescue, traveled to Puerto Rico to visit El Faro de los Animales. El Faro is the sister-sanctuary of Animal Lighthouse Rescue located on the eastern coast of Puerto Rico. They are the ‘on the ground’ rescue and rehabilitation…

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10 Things You May Not Know About Camp Canine

By Amanda G | September 26, 2018

1. We have VIP Cat Lodging We have an entire room dedicated to our VIP camper: the VIP cat room is a spacious private room. It features a choice of comfy beds and chairs, scratching posts, greenery, toys, and a window overlooking the rest of our cattery. These VIP guests are treated like royalty!  …

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Meet Dr. Lisa Lippman

By Amanda G | August 22, 2018

We’re excited to introduce Dr. Lisa Lippman: house call veterinarian, social media influencer, small business owner and good friend of Camp Canine. Dr. Lisa doesn’t just treat many of our campers in their own homes, she is also Animal Lighthouse Rescue‘s on-call vet. And, to top it all off, she has her own podcast, has…

Camp Canine Statistics

By Amanda G | July 19, 2018

What is the most popular name at Camp? What about the most popular breed? You can learn all of that in more in this month’s blogpost: our study of Camp Canine Statistics!   Most Popular Name Lucy We have 7 Lucys who regularly attend Camp! Here are just a few of them: Toby We have…

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Where Are They Now?

By Amanda G | June 11, 2018

We are involved in rescue efforts here at Camp Canine, and we regularly take in homeless dogs to give them a temporary home with lots of love and attention until they are adopted. If you’ve ever visited our facility, you’ll see our ‘Wall of Fame’ commemorating the 100+ dogs that we’ve fostered and re-homed. Now,…

Camp Canine’s Digital Yearbook

By Amanda G | May 24, 2018

School’s out! We asked you, our wonderful doggy pawrents, to submit your dog’s superlative for our first ever Camp Canine Digital Yearbook! The results were wacky and hilarious. Read ahead to meet our trend setter, class clown, and more:                                …

Camp Feline From the Kitty’s Purrspective

By Amanda G | July 4, 2017

Written by Alex Maslin, Cat Room Coordinator *** Playtime: Hi my name is Spice! I was Camp Feline’s first ever ‘Cat of the Month.’ I’m a feisty little Calico who thinks camp is meow-tastic, and I totally deserved that special title. I think my favorite part about Camp is my one-on-one playtimes; my counselors smile and laugh…

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Featured again on Kelly & Michael giving some rescue pups makeovers

By Rocky Reasoner | January 29, 2016

Featured on the Nightly Business Report

By Rocky Reasoner | January 29, 2016

A lifelong dog lover and career lawyer, she gave up a high-paying job at Goldman Sachs to buy Camp Canine, a doggie daycare center in New York City… sounds crazy right?

Featured on ABC News

Camp Canine Explains How To Walk Dogs Safely In The Cold

By Rocky Reasoner | January 28, 2016

Camp Canine was recently featured on ABC News! Check out the video for some helpful tips on dog walking during low temperature weather. ABC Breaking News | Latest News Videos