The newest issue of Suncoast Pet is now online! What’s more, you will be able to visit all of the Web sites featured in our editorial and in our ads simply by clicking on the Web sites of our advertisers and the people and businesses that we spotlight on each page of the magazine!
It’s just one more way that Suncoast Pet is helping to promote the businesses and services in our local animal community!
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Can you guess who is pictured on the cover of this issue? Suncoast Pet is hosting a Holiday Contest! One lucky reader will win a holiday gift basket valued at $75 from Wet Noses and a chance to be featured in the January/February 2018 issue of Suncoast Pet with this adorable pet and his/her parents! To enter the contest, visit http://www.suncoastpet.com/whos-on-our-cover-enter-the-holiday-contest/ or mail in the form on page 45 of this issue!
Suncoast Pet is honored to feature two handsome English Sheepdogs on our cover! Winston & George are the happy canine companions of Patti & Greg Kaighn, owners of D.I.Y. Dog, a new “dog improvement store” in Sarasota! Read all about the pups and this exciting new business in the profile that begins on page 36!
Talk about Beautiful! Suncoast Pet is proud to feature Dok, a Hyacinth Macaw that spends his days at Bayshore Animal Hospital in Bradenton on the cover of our July/August issue. Dok is the winner of Suncoast Pet’s 1st Annual Beautiful Bird Contest! Read the article about this spectacular bird on Page 34.
Gracing the cover of Suncoast Pet’s May/June issue is a sweet Chinese Crested Dog named Elvira, who lives with her pet parents in Nokomis! What makes this adorable pup so special? Be sure to read Elvira’s story on page 51!
It’s Suncoast Pet’s 10th Anniversary! With this special publication, we are honored to feature the winner of Suncoast Pet’s 4th Annual Cover Kitty Contest, Delilah, a Calico/Maine Coon mix that is the faithful companion of Lisa Hummel of Sarasota. Read all about this special kitty in the profile that begins on page 46.
Penny is a 12-year-old Chihuahua who is the “Spokespup” for Suncoast Pet’s special edition spotlighting senior pets! Penny is one of “the Roamans,” traveling the country in an RV. Find out more about this elderly, but active senior pup in the article that begins on page 32!
Meet Angel, a 14-year-old Vintage Paws pup waiting for her forever home! In our local animal community, Angel has been waiting the longest to be adopted! Be sure to read the article about this adorable pup on page 52 of this issue. Also, there are seven more pups featured on page 53 who are waiting at our local animal groups and shelters for families to call their own, too!
In honor of our special feature, “Loving a Special-Needs Pet,” Suncoast Pet is proud to feature Miss Olive, the “diva-licious host” of “The Doggy Diva Show” on the cover of our September/October issue!
Suncoast Pet is proud to introduce Hope of Branded Heart Stables in Englewood, winner of our Therapy/Service Animal Contest! Read all about the joy that this beautiful registered miniature therapy horse brings to veterans, the elderly and special-needs children and adults in the article that begins on page 34 in this issue of Suncoast Pet!
Meet Jake and Elwood, winners of the cover contest co-sponsored by Bayside Pet Resort of Osprey and Suncoast Pet! These handsome brothers are pictured poolside in the outdoor courtyard at Bayside’s newest location in Osprey!
Meet Nala, winner of Suncoast Pet’s Third Annual Cutest Kitty Cover Contest, featured on the cover of the March/April 2016 issue! Nala’s breathtaking beauty was so expertly captured by professional photographer Doreen Birdsell!
To welcome in the New Year, Suncoast Pet features two adorable, five-week-old puppies, Josie and River, on the cover of our January/February 2016 issue!
Just in time for the holidays, Suncoast Pet is proud to feature Cooper, a very handsome miniature horse, who is one of two equine companions of Sarasota resident Chris Deluna!
In celebration of our feature article on Racing Dog Retirement Project (RDRP), meet Roxie, Buddy and Grace, all RDRP dogs that are retired, adopted and loving life!
Meet Abby, a five-year-old Labradoodle who is the winner of the Cover Photo Contest co-sponsored by Florida Studio Theatre and Suncoast Pet!
Here’s the Winner of the Second Annual Cutest Kitty Contest! Inky is a Cat Depot kitty looking for a forever home…very lovable, enjoys walking on a leash and gets along well with other dogs and cats. Is Inky the kitty for you? Come meet him at Cat Depot!
With the debut of Suncoast Pet, we are especially honored to feature Max Winitz and Hayley Wielgus, news anchors for ABC 7, and their two rescued Rat Terriers, Jade and Mattie, on our cover!
Our January/February 2015 issue of Sarasota Pet features the #1 Flat-Coated Retriever in the world of agility in the United States, who simply goes by the name “Puppy.”
Coco, an adorable Chiweenie adopted from Safe Haven Animal Rescue, graces the cover of our holiday issue!
Check out the September/October 2014 issue of Sarasota Pet, featuring Ralph and Molly on our cover!
July/August Issue of Sarasota Pet, Featuring Cheeto, the Winner of Our “Cutest Kitty Contest”
May/June 2014 Issue of Sarasota Pet
March/April 2014 Issue of Sarasota Pet
Sarasota Pet had a special goal for this, our “holiday issue”: I wanted to find the pup that has been in a shelter or with a local animal group for the longest period of time. My hope is that by featuring him or her on the cover, one of our loyal readers would fall in love and bring the pup home for the holidays! Meet Winter, a 10-year-old German Shepherd Dog/Hound mix who, sadly, has been at Satchel’s Last Resort Sanctuary in Sarasota for 8 1/2 years. He is very lovable and calm, but extremely shy and needs a human companion of his own. Read all about Winter in the article on page 30 in this issue. Help us find Winter his forever home!
October/November 2013 – In honor of the celebration of Cat Depot’s 10th anniversary, Sarasota Pet & Manatee Pet are proud to feature “Mighty Lou,” the Caped Crusader for Cat Depot’s new “Friends Like Me” program, on the cover. You won’t want to miss the amazing story of Mighty Lou and his “hero,” award-winning artist Nancy Colby, on pages 36 and 37. And be sure to read the “Community Spotlight” that celebrates Cat Depot’s decade of extraordinary achievements and successes that begins on page 39.
August/September 2013 Issue—Featured on the cover, Coco, a senior pup and a former Vintage Paws Sanctuary resident given a silver lining and a new forever home! Read the profile on Vintage Paws Sanctuary that begins on Page 42.
June/July 2013 Issue—Featured on our cover: Coco, a Blue and Gold Macaw that now resides at Birds of Paradise Sanctuary & Rescue in Palmetto
April/May 2013 Issue—Featured on our cover: William, a Woburn Scottish Terrier, the companion of Skip Sodano from North Port!
February/March 2013 Issue—Featured on our cover: Merry Sunshine of Petmopolitan Pet Food