At The Watering Bowl, we live by a set of principles, or dogma. And chief among those beliefs is to love, honor and obey your hangovers. And if you already broke out the dictionary for “dogma,” then you can close it for “hangovers.” Because that term means something a little different around here. To us,…

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Dogs need plenty of room for sniffing, prancing and playing to their heart’s content. It’s all part of our cage-free ideology. And to that end, we’ve invested not just in gigantic, rubber-floored playrooms — the equivalent of a doggy City Museum if ever there were one — but in a combined 14,000 square feet of…

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The Watering Bowl Agility Training

In our ongoing effort to extend our cage-free canine community beyond our walls, we are cordially inviting you to attend an open house hosted at our Dog Grove location on April 18th.

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Mark your calendar, then get ready to not pay attention to it for a few hours. Our March hike was so good we’re doing it again next month. And we’d love to see you there. It’s part of our ongoing commitment to helping you #DoMoreWithYourDog, and we enjoy these hikes as much as the people…

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The Watering Bowl Tenth Anniversary

We wouldn’t be here without the support of our greater cage-free canine community. And if you’d have told us 10 years ago that we’d get to know this many amazing dogs and owners, we’d have a hard time believing you. While we’re as pleased as can be to celebrate all the Sniff Arounds, Hangover Contests,…

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St. Louis Pet Parade The Watering Bowl

We’ll also be decked out in TWB gear, so you won’t be able to miss us. It’s the Purina Pet Parade this Sunday, February 16, and we wouldn’t miss it for the world. Well, unless that world includes a blizzard. Then, we might sit it out. But so far the weather looks perfect. And we…

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Unconfirmed research has shown that a single can of Uncaged Ale being opened is able to be heard by an adoptable dog up to 240 miles away. That’s a long distance. And while dogs are known for strong hearing, these cans aren’t specially engineered. They’re just specially intended. Proceeds from the sale of these do-gooders…

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This year’s Hangover Contest is back, and once again it’s time to recognizing the world’s most deserving Doggy Hangover with $1,000. So, start scrolling through your photo albums or capturing the ever-elusive, perfect photo of your passed out companion. But first, read carefully below to find out how to participate. $1,000 Hangover Contest Schedule SUBMISSIONS: Begins…

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Fair question. We posed it to ourselves, so it’s that much harder to argue with. Nonetheless, we wonder. Are dogs capable of occupying a space on Santa’s Naughty List? Or is there just a comically long parchment scroll of good boys and good girls? Well, fortunately, we’ll have the jolly old elf himself coming to…

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