Northwest Trek Wildlife Park

Roll down your windows and listen close when you’re driving up Northwest Trek’s driveway, as you may be able to hear a couple of wolves howling or elk bugling. This 723-acre zoological park is home to a number of native wildlife and exists in a quiet wooded area an...

Small Business Saturday

For the last few years, the Saturday after Thanksgiving in the United States has been known as Small Business Saturday, a day people have dedicated to supporting small and/or local businesses. There are so many wonderful small businesses in the Pacific Northwest that...

Behind the Breed: Airedale Terriers

Energetic, spirited, and loving, Airedale Terriers are great companions for those looking for a dog to join in on an active lifestyle. These terriers aren’t typically great with cats and other small animals or as first dogs for novice owners, as they love to chase and...

Behind the Breed: Irish Wolfhounds

Irish wolfhounds, also known as Cú Faoil, are an iconic and rather giant dog breed. Standing 30-32 inches tall at the shoulder, these dogs have a rather lanky but ultimately muscular build and can seem imposing at first glance. However, their calm demeanor and...

Behind the Breed: Cairn Terriers

One of the many terrier breeds the AKC recognizes is the Cairn Terrier! These small dogs have big, cheerful personalities and make great family pets. They have origins in Scotland, particularly on the Island of Skye and were used to root out rodents from mounds of...

Behind the Breed: Catahoula Leopard Dog

Catahoula Leopard Dogs are unique-looking dogs with roots in the southern United States. The exact origins of the breed are debated but it’s considered to be the only one with roots in the state of Louisiana, which is why it’s also called the Louisiana Catahoula Dog....