Posts Categorized: Charity

New Year For The Strays

There’s nothing trivial about pet adoption. Yet every year, Purina puts on New Year for the Strays, St. Louis’ biggest trivia night to benefit animal rescue organizations in our town. It’s over a thousand people in a room, combining their generosity and their obscure knowledge to do something we all know for sure helps dogs.

The Parade Is Coming

Mardi Gras is coming to Soulard early this year. And that means the Beggin’ Pet Parade will, too. Mark your calendar and join us: Sunday, February 4, 2018 11:00 a.m. 12th and Allen The parade takes off at 1:00 p.m., but registration begins at 10 a.m. The Watering Bowl crew will start gathering around noon…. Read more »

Doggy Dones for Stray Rescue

Just in time for the holiday season, Doggy Dones are coming to The Watering Bowl. And they’re more than delicious. Much more. This limited run is being dedicated to Stray Rescue of St. Louis. Our good friends over there do amazing work, and recently they’ve been blindsided with an outbreak of distemper that has claimed… Read more »

Soldier: An Adoptober Success Story

You might recognize Soldier. He was the first dog featured in our “Pet of the Week” adoption feature during our Adoptober partnership with the Animal Protective Association. And—wait, hang on. This just in: he was almost immediately adopted and now his name is Rocco.

Adoptober: Was A Success

Way back in October, also known as last month, we celebrated Adopt A Rescue Dog month. But we didn’t just celebrate with the usual balloons and encourage others to adopt deserving dogs. Instead, we did some adopting of our own.

Dog Park Grand Opening

At The Watering Bowl, we like to think of ourselves as a cage-free canine community. Now, we’re taking that designation a step further with by helping to open our first-ever dog park in the St. Louis community. Introducing the Forest Park Southeast Dog Park. No cages, no leashes—just a great place to #domorewithyourdog.

More Hangovers, More Winners

The TWB Hangover contest never disappoints. And this year lived up to our expectations—and then some. First of all, the Hangovers were dedicated to local rescue organizations, drawing more attention to their causes and the chance for them to win money.

Hangovers For Rescue

The TWB Hangover Contest is back. And this time, it has an agenda. This year, a photo of your dog in search of some R&R can help other dogs in search of a home.

Big Huge Checks For Rescue

Maybe you’ve heard the recent hub-bub about our third location. If not, it’s cool. We can give you time to get caught up here, here, here, and here. Go ahead, we’ll wait.