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Meet the 2018 Dog Days Spokesdog

The 2018 Dog Days of Denton Spokesdog was crowned Saturday at the North Texas Fairgrounds. This is Ice, a purebred Siberian Husky. Ice is going to be seven in January but he his owner, Lyndon Villone, has had him since he was four and a half weeks old. Ice is truly a part of Lyndon’s family, he…

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For the Love of Dogs

Relaxing in the shade, eyes closed, white and golden-blonde hair dancing in the breeze, Ellie is tired. She works day in and day out without complaint. Lifting her head to check perimeters, because she’s never really off work, she considers how long it’s been since she went somewhere just for fun…

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Dog Days in Mean Green Style

Relaxing in the grassy shade, eyes closed, white and golden-blonde hair dancing in the breeze, Ellie is tired. She works day-in and day-out without complaint. Lifting her head to check perimeters, because she’s never really off work, she considers how long it’s been since she went somewhere just for…

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Dog Days of Denton announces the 2015-16 Spokesdog

While Dog Days 2015 is under wraps, no need to make an abrupt stop on cute dog pictures. In fact, Dog Days of Denton plans to continue to crush on Man’s Best Friend. While we bid farewell to last year’s spokesdog, Banjo, they welcomed the 2015-2016 spokesdog Lager who will carry the torch on all…

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Original and Independent Interests Converge in Denton

Something wonderful about being Original Independent Denton is that our original, independent ideals, interests and expressions often occur simultaneously. This means no one can ever claim boredom in Denton. It also means that on some calendar dates, Denton is the center of a festival kaleidoscope…

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All Dogs Go to Dog Days of Denton

Story by Laura Cortez Denton Live Fall-Winter 2015 Photos courtesy of Sheila Wilson I take center stage, wearing nothing but my hiking backpack and a bandana tied around my neck. Self-conscious? Naw. I’m feeling good. It is, after all, a warm September day. The sun even makes me glow, and…

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A Festival for Man’s Best Friend

Every day ends the same way. Before I am even to the driveway, windows rolled up, A/C blowing, and the radio on, I hear them. They know it’s my car and not the neighbor’s. They run along beside the fence, their voices a cacophony as I silence the engine and open the door. “Hello, Girls!” I call…

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Strut Your Mutt!

The Dog Days of Denton brings together besties of all breeds for a doggone good day. Who let the dogs out? You’ll finally find an answer to this decades-old mystery September 27 at the 21st annual Dog Days of Denton, where about 7,000 people will bring their best friends to the event’s new venue…

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