Archive for September, 2012

2012 Halloween Costume Photo Contest

September 14th, 2012 at 8:14 am

Halloween is just around the corner! Enter your pet in our annual Halloween Costume Photo Contest for a chance to win a $100 gift card to!

Don’t have a costume yet? Check out our huge selection of dog costumes available in all sizes, fitting 1lb to over 100lbs!

To Enter, email your hi-res photo along with the following information to

  • Pet’s Name, Age and Breed
  • Costume Name/Description or Title of Photo
  • Location (City, State or Country)

Contest Rules:

  • Photo must high resoltuion with a minimum size of 500 pixels wide (6.94inches)
  • One entry per dog (One entry/photo with multiple pets or multiple single-pet entry photos)
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Entrant must own the rights to the photo
  • Entrant must allow Funny Fur to use the photo on our website and social media pages
  • Deadline for submissions is October 24th at 11:59pm Central Time

Voting will begin on October 25th on our Facebook page. We will announce voting via Newsletter, Facebook and Twitter. Anyone with a Facebook account may vote. The photo with the most votes (“Likes”) on October 31st will win the grand prize, a $100 gift card!

Here’s last year’s contest winner, Diva the Angel!

2011 Funny Fur Halloween Costume Photo Contest Winner

2011 gave us 75 spooky, scary, funny and adorable entries – we can’t wait to see what 2012 brings! So, get out your camera and the dangling treat motivator and take some great photos!


New Fall/Winter Color Buddy Belts

September 5th, 2012 at 9:45 am

Check out these cool new Buddy Belt dog harness colors just released for Fall and Winter! We just love this color pallete! They’re all perfect for both male and female dogs.

Customize your Buddy Belt dog harness or leash with crystals, pearl studs or a star concho, only at

Buddy Belt Dog Harness Fall/Winter Colors


With new color releases, also brings color retirements… Green Apple, Splash and Honeycomb colors are all officially retired.


PugHearts Rescue Adoption Day at Funny Fur River Oaks

September 4th, 2012 at 5:50 am

Join us on Saturday, September 8th from 11am-4pm with the PugHearts Rescue of Houston for an adoption day! There are currently 101 pugs available for adoption in Houston – and a handfull of those adorable, loving puggies will be at Funny Fur for a meet and greet! So, come on out and give some love!

‘PugHearts of Houston is a true non-profit pug rescue founded in the Houston area by dedicated pug owners and lovers. [Their] mission is the rescue, rehabilitation and permanent placement of needy pugs into loving homes.’ –

PugHearts Rescue of Houston at Funny Fur

“Like” Funny Fur River Oaks and PugHearts of Houston on Facebook for updates and other Rescue/Event details!

Come out and meet the pugs! See you there!

Funny Fur River Oaks
3268 Westheimer Road
Houston, Texas 77098
(713) 239-0133
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