Now in its 2nd Edition, Join Margaret Littman and her faithful companion Natasha as they reveal all the best places to “ruff” it in Chicago

• Includes all of the top canine-friendly parks, beaches, restaurants, accomodations, and recreation spots, as well as day trips beyond the city.
• Covers pet bakeries, decadent doggy spas, pooch-friendly art openings, churches, and synagogues

The Dog Lover's Companion to Chicago
2nd Edition • Margaret Littman • ISBN 1-56691-870-7 • US $17.95

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Natasha, by way of Margaret Littman

For the last decade, Chicagoan Margaret Littman has been allowed to explore eclectic topics from at-home pet first aid to the market for Frank Lloyd Wright ephemera. In her prolific journalism career she has written for: Woman’s Day, Mademoiselle, Teen, Chicago magazine,, Entertainment Weekly, Crain’s Chicago Business, the Chicago Tribune, and others. She is the Chicago correspondent for Art & Antiques magazine and the Chicago stringer for Ladies’ Home Journal. Before freelancing, she worked for the Rochester Business Journal, Prepared Foods and as a researcher for Forbes.

Her seven-year-old Springer Spaniel mix, Natasha, enjoyed assisting with sniffing out new dog parks for this book more than her previous task of keeping silent during telephone conference calls. Unfortunately, her lack of opposable thumbs prevented her from helping to type the manuscript.

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