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West Coast Wag Co. Celebrates Women’s History Month

"My advice to fellow business owners is don't give up, rest supports creativity, always make time for things you love, and let go of competition and be yourself." - Tandy Tiramai, Owner of West Coast Wag Co. This blog post showcases three female small business owners within the pet business community.  Happy International Women's Day to all of the strong women kicking ass out there. We are rooting for you!

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Black History Month - The Impact of Dogs in the African-American Community

By: Stephanie Stone Edited by: Tandy Tiramai During the month of February, we highlight and reflect on the importance of the contributions and successes of Black Americans. Here at West Coast Wag Company, we promise to foster an inclusive and supportive community for all. In this post, we showcase three Black-owned pet businesses: Little L’s Pet Bakery, House Dogge, and Trill Paws.  Lenny Forde, Owner of Little L's Pet Bakery with his pups, Lilly and Lulu Source: @littlelspetbakery IG  Little L’s Pet Bakery became the first pet bakery in Brooklyn, New York in 2020. “I opened Little L’s Pet Bakery during the pandemic because I found that our pets have really been the ones that had helped us through this...

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