Doggie Cakes - Scarecrow with Dog Wins Third Prize

Doggie Cakes Dog Bakery and Boutique participated in the Greater New Port Richey Main Street - Scarecrow Contest during the First Annual Pumpkin Stroll, on Saturday, October 25, 2008. Click here for photos.

We were surprised and happy to win third prize. First and second prizes went to the Reed family and Dayspring Academy. The event was hosted by Karen's Gifts. Other local businesses that created and displayed a scarecrow along with the individual and family entries were Makai Kayak and Kanoe, the American Red Cross, and Unique Awards and Engraving.

Look out competition, we already have ideas for next year.

Doggie Cakes Returns to Third Friday - Safety Harbor, Florida

Doggie Cakes will return to Third Friday, in Safety Harbor, FL tonight. It's a free music series featuring live music in the John Wilson Park gazebo and at local venues throughout town, and street festival that runs monthly on Main Street - from 6 - 9 PM. It's safe and fun, as they close the street from traffic. Tonight's musical guest is Low Frequency Shaman.

Proceeds of the event, such as our Doggie Cakes - Dog Bakery booth rental fee benefit a different local charity every month. Tonight's Charity is the Labrador Retriever Rescue of Florida . A full listing of charities is on the City's website, in addition to more events.

We will also be at the next two Third Friday events for the year. November 21, 2008 which benefits Brookwood Florida Central and December 19, 2008 to benefit American Legion Post #238.

Hope to see you there, and at our store if you are visiting New Port Richey. Both are dog friendly!

Doggie Cakes - Celebrates New Port Richey Ribbon Cutting

Doggie Cakes - Dog Bakery and Boutique celebrated its store ribbon cutting with the West Pasco Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors and our guests on Tuesday, October 14, 2008. It was a great event, where we got to meet many new people and some that have become friends and customers since our beginning at the farmer's market.

Photos from this event are online.

Cotee River Bike Fest - 2008 - New Port Richey - Photos from Doggie Cakes

Doggie Cakes - Dog Bakery and Boutique was open for the full duration of the Cotee River Bike Fest - 2008, and we had a great time. Thanks to all of the new customers and friends that stopped in to shop or visit.

Photos from this weekend are online. Hope to see you again soon.

October Fun Fest - New Port Richey, FL - Has Doggie Cakes Treats

Doggie Cakes - Dog Bakery and Boutique has baked and donated 300 bags of doggie treats for the October Fun Fest to be held from 6:30-8:30 pm on Saturday, October 25, 2008 at the New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center. The event is free but visitors are asked to bring a donation of a non-perishable item which will be delivered to the Volunteer Way Food Bank.

The Fun Fest welcomes children 12 and under for the trick or treating. There are also games, treats to eat, and a small haunted house.

Doggie cakes is open from 10 am-6pm, so if you are coming down for this event, stop by our bakery and boutique before you party. Have fun and be safe this Halloween. Dog Halloween costumes are available online and there are many more varieties in the shop.

New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center (Google Map)
6630 Van Buren St.
New Port Richey, FL 34653
Phone: (727) 841-4560

Yappy Hour at Fatty -N- Mabel's - Port Richey, FL - 10/19/2008

You can meet us at Fatty -N- Mabels Riverside Eatery in Port Richey, Florida on Sunday, October 19, 2008, from 2 -6 , for a Yappy Hour hosted by The GulfCoast Dog Magazine. We will use their deck, which has a great view of the Pithlachascotee River (Cotee River). We will bring cake and some treats for your pets.

There will be training tips, raffle prizes, free magazines, and much more! All friendly, leashed dogs are welcome. A $5 entry fee is required for the canine costume contest. All proceeds will go to a local rescue group. Call Heather at 727-58-PETS (7387) with any questions.

Fatty -N- Mabels Riverside Eatery (Map)
5245 Limestone Drive
Port Richey, FL 34668

Doggie Cakes - Dog Bakery and Boutique - Joins Facebook

Doggie Cakes - Dog Bakery and Boutique has added a Facebook page to it's web presence. If you are on Facebook, check us out and become a fan. The community looks to have a lot of potential with the ability to add photos, videos, discussions, reviews, events, and a feed of this blog's content. Let us know if you have suggestions for the site.