IN THE NEWS - It's what everyone's barking about!


E Online - "Kylie Jenner Gets Embarrassed by her Grandma, Makes Her Wear Dog Collar-See the KUWTK Deleted Scene!" April 2015

Fox 5 San Diego - Valentine's Day for the Dogs: Show Your Puppy Some Love" February 2015



Life with Dogs - "Muttropolis speaks about site, products and community" October 2014

Bored Panda - "20 Creative Gift Items for Your Dog" August 2014

Coastal Living - "Beach House Must Haves" August 2014

Pet Business - "Perfecting Partnerships" July 2014

KUSI San Diego - "Summer Fun Pet Products" May 2014



DC Comics - "12 Days of Great Gift Ideas" December 2013



La Jolla Light - "This Just In" April 2010



FOX 5 San Diego - "Holiday Gifts for Pets" December 2009

NBC San Diego - "Creature Comforts" December 2009

CBS San Diego - "Presents for Pooch with Larry Himmel" December 2009



CBS News: The Early Show - "Perfect Holiday Gifts for Pets" December 2008

Internet Retailer Magazine - "Top 100: A Fetching Site" December 2008

Tucson Guide Magazine - "Ultimate Shopper's Guide to Tucson" Winter 2008-2009

San Diego Union Tribune - "Paws and Effect" October 2008

Puppies USA Magazine - "Puppy Pampering" 2008-2009 Annual

The Chicago Dog Magazine - "Safety: 4th of July Fear and Keeping Them Safe" Summer 2008

Doggie Aficionado - "Fashion: Polka Dot Blue Life Vest" Summer 2008

Tucson Lifestyle - "Top Dog: Raised Proper" July 2008

Los Angeles Times - "High-end shopping goes to the dogs at Newport Beach's Fashion Island" May 2008

Want Magazine - "Fabulously Glam Finds for Our Furry Friends" May 2008

Canada's Style at Home Magazine - "Colour. Creature Comforts: Pamper your pet with the perfect bed." April 2008

Puppine Magazine, Japan - "Muttropolis Newport Beach" April 2008

Fido Friendly Magazine - "Top 23 Fido Friendly Cities: Shopping: Muttropolis" April 2008

Riviera Magazine - "Paws for Effect" March 2008

OC Register - "Dogs hunting for their own treat-filled Easter eggs" March 19, 2008

Ranch & Coast Magazine - "Best Pet Boutique" March 2008

Pet Product News - "Where's the Starbucks of the Pet Specialty Channel?" March 2008

Location 3 Magazine - "Puppy Love" February 2008

Inside La Jolla - "Reflections: La Jolla's love affair with pets in the past" February 21, 2008

Daily Pilot - "Checking in with Kathy Jones: Mayor of Muttropolis" February 7, 2008

OC Retail - "Brad Pitt or Fido. Who do women pick on Valentine's Day?" February 14, 2008

San Diego Magazine - "Cedros Design District: Muttropolis" February 2008

La Jolla Village News - "Only Puppy Love" February 22, 2008

Ranch and Coast Magazine - "Doga Yoga" also see Yoga Event Photos February 2008

S: The Magazine of Summerlin & Beyond - Pet Place: Muttropolis Raised Pet Feeder"

Colorado Daily, Daily Dose - "Smooch a Pooch" February 14, 2008

USA Today - "The Entire House: Cough up cool cash for the cool cat: Cat's Meow Cheeky Chaise Cat Bed" January 25, 2008

CW2 of Denver - "Chris Parente Checks Out…" click on 'Happy Dogs at Muttropolis' February 2008

Experience AZ - "For the Dogs" 2008

Experience AZ - "Pet Pampering Editor's Pick" 2008

Tucson Lifestyle - "best of the city. Send Rover Right Over" January 2008

Pet Product News - "Emerging Market Shifts Signal Long-Term Opportunities" January 2008

101 North Magazine (Scottsdale) - "Muttropolis Donut Cuddlers: Ruby Red Velvet" January 2008

Dogs USA Magazine - "Refreezable Chill-a-bowl" January 2008



The Boston Globe - "Gift Picks For Your Pet: Wicker Litter Cover at Muttropolis" December 2007

North County Times - "Happy howl-idays: Christmas shopping is going to the dogs-and cats" December 17, 2007

Colorado Daily - "Local Scene Pups and Santa Paws" December 5, 2007

AZ Foothills Magazine - "Unwrap a Smile" November/December 2007

5280 Magazine - "In the Spotlight: Jingle Mutt Mingle" November/December 2007

Want Magazine - "Fete Fabulous: One Trend 11 Ways, Metallic Sivler: Some Bling for Your Pooch" November 2007

Decor & Style Magazine - "Essential Luxuries" November/December 2007

SD Pets Magazine - "Pet Emporium" November. 2007

San Diego Magazine - "Shopping from A to Z" November 2007

Doggie Aficionado - "Holiday Gift Guide" November/December 2007 - "Paws for a Cause to aid Canine Cancer Campaign" September 20, 2007

City Dog Magazine - "Cool Products: Bed, Bath and beyond" Fall 2007

Westcor Newsletter - "Who's Hot Now?"

Arizona Tucson Foothills Magazine - "Pampered Pup: Mutt Munchers" September/October 2007

Dog Fancy Magazine - "Trick or Treat" September 2007

Kirari Magazine (Japanese) - "Laguna Beach Muttropolis" Summer 2007

Entrepreneur Magazine - "Pet Pleaser: Janet McCulley" September 2007

Riviera Magazine - "Must Love Dogs" August 2007

Williamsport Sun-Gazette - "Eats, Treats & Squeaks: A sock to chew, making your dog smile and improved wholesome treats: Mutt Munchers" August 13, 2007

Tucson Weekly - "Wellness Weekend" August 2007

KTLA - "Kathy Santo Q & A Event at Muttropolis" August 2007

Decor & Style Magazine - "Luxury Unleashed" August 2007

Coast Magazine - "A PAWfect Fit" August 2007

San Diego Premier Magazine - "Premier Pets, Your Pampered Pet" August 2007

Tucson Lifestyle - "Meet Our Cover Dog" July 2007

Orange Coast Magazine - "Summer Pooch Party & Ice Cream Social" July 2007

La Jolla Village News - "Summer Pooch Party & Ice Cream Social" July 26, 2007

Daily Pilot - "Summer Pooch Party & Ice Cream Social" July 2007

KUSA Channel 9 - "Keeping Fido Safe On the 4th July 4, 2007" July 2007

NBC Today Show TV - "What to get the hostess with the mostess" July 2007

Prevention Magazine - "2007 Gift Giving Guide-Gifts For Pets and Their People" July 2007

Tucson Lifestyle Magazine - "Scene Around Town: Bone Up On Waste Disposal" July 2007

5280 Magazine - "Top in the Town: Pet Boutique" July 2007

KOLD TV in Tucson - "Summer Pooch Party & Ice Cream Social" July 2007

Ranch & Coast Magazine - "Entrepreneurs of the Year" June 2007

OC Register - "Pet Pampering Big in O.C." June 29, 2007

The Yellow Scene - "Lifestyles of the Furry and Pampered" June 2007

Dansk 013 Magazine - "Pet Power" Spring/Summer 2007

Tucson Guide - "101 Things to Do: Bow Wow Boutiques" Summer 2007

Naples Dog Magazine - "What's New Dawg?" Summer 2007

SD Home Magazine - "Happy Trails: Your pet will be ready to roll with this go-go vacation gear" Spring 2007

Verdant Magazine - Premiere issue "Eco Pet Products" May 2007

Bark Magazine "Shopping Spree" April 2007

944 Magazine "Collar Wall Image Feature" April 2007

Every Day With Rachel Ray Magazine Featured: "Hot Dog Tee" April 2007

Indulge Luxury Magazine "Furr-ific Pet Perks" April 2007

Kauai Business Report "Barkaroo Bakery" March 2007

Ranch and Coast Magazine "Readers Choice: Best of 2007: Best Local Pet Store" March 2007

Coast News "Modern Pet Owners Want To Pump Their Dogs Up" February 2007

Daily Pilot "Little smooching, but lots of love for shelter" February 2007



North County Times "Muttropolis: A Place To Pamper Pets" December 25, 2006

San Diego Union Tribune "Doggone Lot Spent On Pet Gifts" December 25, 2006

Rocky Mountain News "Buying that purr-fect pet gift" December 15, 2006

Louisville Times, Lafayette News, Erie Review "To All A Good Night" December 6-12, 2006

Nevada Sage Brush "Dazzle loved ones with perfect holiday presents" December 12, 2006

Williamsport Sun Gazette "Treats, eats and squeaks" December 18, 2006

Daily Pilot "Priciest Presents" December 10, 2006

Coast Magazine "Something for Everyone" December 2006

San Diego Business Journal "Top Dog" December 4, 2006

944 San Diego Magazine "Holiday Gift Guide" December 2006

LA Times "Sleigh bells ring, Pups want to play" November 30, 2006

Decor & Style "Essential Luxuries" December 2006

Newsweek Magazine "Untangling the Holidays, Gifts Under $25" November 27, 2006

Prevention Magazine "Gifts for Good Behavior" December 2006

Tucson Lifestyle Magazine "Give a little bit" November/December 2006

San Diego Magazine "Our Pampered Pets" "Posh Puppies" "Best in Show" November 2006

USA Today "Hot Holiday Sites" November 2006

San Diego Union Tribune "Muttropolis Barkitecture Event to Benefit SNAP" October 2006

People Magazine "Pamper Your Pooch" Winter 2006

Solana Beach Sun "Four Legs Or Two, Mingles bring out the dog in all" September 2006

Williamsport Sun-Gazette "Treats, eats and Squeaks: Web site offers variety: Crazy cat nip and Mutt Munchers" September 2006

La Jolla Village News "Mutt Mingle adds Marshall to sign her Amory Biography" September 2006

Ranch and Coast Magazine "Chic Canines" September 2006

AZ Foothills Newspaper "Pooch Pampering" August 2006

La Jolla Village News "Dogs Days Are Cool!" August 2006

Good Morning America "Pupperware" August 2006

Chain Store Age Magazine "A Breed Apart" August 2006

AZ Daily Star "Pups Get to Party Hearty" August 2006

San Diego Union Tribune "Canines Get Acquainted At Monthly Mutt Mingle" August 2006

Ranch and Coast Magazine "Cedros At A Crossroads" August 2006

OC Register & Fort Wayne "Matchmaker on a Leash" July 2006

OC Register "A Shower For Puppy" July 2006

OC Register & Bradenton Herald, FL "Find a Date With Pet on the Web" July 2006

Wilkes Barre Times-Leader "Puppy Love Turns Into People Love" July 2006

Better Homes and Gardens Magazine "Doggie Delights" July 2006

Southwest Airlines Magazine "Pupcake" July 2006

Pet Age Magazine June 2006

ICSC: Muttropolis named "Hot Retailer of the Year"
Please click here for the full story. May 2006

Forbes: ICSC Top Trade Group "Goes To The Dogs" For The First Time!
Please click here for the full story. May 2006

AZ Daily Star "Best Place to Spoil Your Dog" May 2006

Orlando Sentinel, FL "Celebrities Favorite Dog: The Pug" May 2006

Los Angeles Times "Group Pug" May 2006

Los Angeles Times & Chicago Tribune "Pug O' My Heart" May 2006

Sun-Sentinel, FL "Hot Dog! The pug is the IT Canine For Stylish People" May 2006

Fox 11 KTTV "What's New in the OC" April 2006

Daily Pilot "Snug as a scurrying pug in a specialty rug" April 2006

Coast Magazine "Canine Chic" March 2006

AZ Daily Star "Object of Our Affection" Please click here for the full story. February 2006

NBC's Today Show "Signed, Sealed and Delivered with Hugs ‘N' Kisses" Please click here for the full story. February 2006

Daily Pilot "Business Spotlight" February 2006

Foothills Magazine "See Spot Shop" February 2006

Foothills Magazine "See Spot Shop" February 2006

Daily Pilot "Business Spotlight" February 2006

San Diego Union Tribune "Top Dogs" January 2006



Prevention Magazine "Pet Gift Guide" December 2005

San Diego Union Tribune "Top Dogs" December 2005

Healthy Pet - Prevention Magazine "Pet Gift Guide" December 2005

TIME "Is Decorating for the Dogs?" November 2005

Pet Product News "Coming Together: Shelters and Retailers" October 2005

Hollywood Dog "BUDGET, We'll never tell what you got for a biscuit." October 2005

KFMB TV "Party for Howl-o-ween"

Prevention Magazine "Jet Setting Pet Gear" August 2005

BARK Magazine "Frisky Business" Summer 2005

LA Times "Petropolis" June 2005

Coastal Living Magazine "Pamper Your Pooch" June 2005


Coastal Living Magazine "Pamper Your Pooch" June 2005

944 Magazine "Best Pet Boutique 2005" Volume 4, Issue 1, March 2005



FOUR SEASONS "Boutique Therapy By The Beach" Summer 2004

Darlene Arden "Unbelievable Good Deals and Great Adventures That You Can't Get Unless Your a DOG"

San Diego Magazine "Kibbles and Bits" July 1, 2004

Where Magazine "Shopper's Guide to La Jolla" Summer 2004

944 Magazine "Where to Shop San Diego" Volume 2, Issue 10



San Diego Union-Tribune "Putting on the Dog" December 19, 2003

Where Magazine "Great Finds" Winter 2003

La Jolla Light "Dog Bikinis, Cat Sunglasses? They're Coming Soon" August 23, 2003

Ranch and Coast Magazine "Dog Days of Winter" February 1, 2003

San Diego Union-Tribune "Creature Comforts" January 12, 2003