#OhMyDogXmas Photo Contest Runs Until 12/25


Keep them coming! The giveaway contest runs until December 25th so keep posting your holiday inspired photos of your dogs to Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag     #OhMyDogXmas. You can also email us your photos at alettertomydog@gmail.com


John Paul Pet shampoos and conditioners are pH balanced so they don’t irritate sensitive pet skin and the entire line is “tested on humans first” to ensure effectiveness and safety for all pets. Check out their entire line at www.johnpaulpet.com.

Behind the Scenes of Katie’s “The Dog Show”, Airing Today, Where We Will Join Katie Couric and Carrie Ann Inaba to Talk Dogs


We will be a part of the special dog episode of Katie airing today (check your local listings for times)!  The show will feature A Letter to My Dog and some of our favorite letter writers like Lt. Chet Frith, an Iraq war veteran whose Golden Retriever Gunner assists him with his PTSD. You don’t want to miss out on this emotional interview where Chet reads his letter to Gunner. The show also features ALetterToMyDog.com‘s Celebrity Veterinarian Karen “Doc” Halligan and Psychic Sonya Fitzpatrick. We will be joined by Dancing With The Star‘s judge  Carrie Ann Inaba who talks with Katie about her passion for animals and her foundation, The CAI Animal Project. You can read her beautiful letters to her dogs Peanut and Cookie on our blog:

Here are some behind the scenes photos from our our taping of Katie’s “The Dog Show”

A photo from the shoot… From left to right: Celebrity Veterinarian Karen “Doc” HalliganDancing With The Star’s Carrie Ann Inaba and the amazing Sally Hazzard from the SEAACA animal shelter in Downey, CA which is committed to providing programs for abandoned and unwanted pets, reuniting lost pets with their families and matching new homes for adoptable pets.






  Lt. Chet Firth, his dog Gunner and John Paul Pet’s Alan Semsar. Lt. Chet Frith is an Iraq war veteran whose Golden Retriever Gunner assists him with his PTSD. Firth and Gunner are featured in A Letter To My Dog. Read Chet’s full letter to his service dog Gunner here.










Celebrity Grooming expert Joey Villani and his team groomed all of the shelter dogs before they came on the show with John Paul Pet dog products . Everyone in the audience went home with the book A Letter To My Dog and John Paul Pet  products.









 ALetterToMyDog.com‘s Psychic Sonya and veterinarian Karen “Doc” Halligan in the greenroom before the Katie taping.