Buy D.C.: Dogs
Each week, Buy D.C. will highlight shops and items you can only find in the D.C. area, featuring different goods from different shops all around the city, curated by 94.7 Fresh FM co-host and CityShopGirl.com owner Kelly Collis.
Help your pup channel his inner Top Gun in this bomber jacket. Dog jacket, $38. Wagtime, 1232 9th St. NW. (202) 789-0870
Air travel carrier, $135. Wagtime
New Leash on Life
Founded by two rescue-dog owners, this company creates American-made leashes with stamped tags. Leash, $60. M29, 2800 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. (202) 295-2829
Paws to Celebrate
To quote our 33rd president, if you want a friend in Washington, get a dog. Less known was Truman’s follow-up instruction to buy it cake on its birthday. Bone-shaped birthday cake, $17.99. Howl to the Chief, 733 8th St. SE. (202) 544-8710
D.C.-based photographer Stephen Bobb provides on-location candid pet portraits. For the photo album or Fido’s Twitter avatar.
Photo sessions start at $250. Fido-Shoot. www.fidojournalism.com
Photos by Kelly Collis, Fido-Shoot photo courtesy Fido-Shoot