Get down to Western Springs Quarry early to ensure a good view. Chris Parker's 2015 NZ Comedy Festival show is being resurrected as part of the Auckland Pride Festival. See it at The Basement on Friday or Saturday at 8.30pm. Using testimonials from survivors of the Stolen Generation, Melbourne Fringe Festival award winner and proud Noongar man Ian Michael invites you to listen in on the silenced stories of Australia. Quidam by Cirque du Soleil is being performed five times over the weekend at Vector Arena, meaning there's a high chance of finding a convenient time to bring the whole family. Discover your new favourite comedian at Billy T Jams. Read about why he wrote it here, and then go see it on Friday night at Q Theatre. Get acquainted with the 2016 Billy T nominees at what promises to be a raucous comedy showcase, hosted by Guy Montgomery.
But with Tindog, we'd argue that the Tinderisation of modern life is almost complete. Perhaps someone will come up with a dating app for gay dog owners, called Grrrrindr. Dating can be hard for single dog owners who are looking for someone who understands 4 a.m.pee outings, daily trips to the park — rain or shine — feelings of guilt when you're away from home too long and unconditional love for a furry friend who depends on you for all their needs.Holidog, a London-based online dog and cat boarding site which is behind the app, describe it as an opportunity to "chat to, share photos with and meet other dog lovers in your area" and as "the first application that both dogs and dog owners love equally".Holidog founder Julien Muller said recently: “Dogs bring so much joy and love, that they really have the power to connect us."There has already been a lot of demand for the event."Relucio said she has nearly 20 people registered for the mixer, which will take place in the back room of Park Slope Ale House at 356 6th Ave. But this event is not the end of the line for meeting single dog lovers. There's no reason to feel shy about approaching another dog owner in that setting, Relucio said.DNAinfo New York rounded up a list of tips and resources for singles looking to meet their dog-loving soul mates. "In fact, dog conversations are expected at the dog park," she added.2. This is a great way to move the relationship out of the park — and other dog owners understand the importance of finding playmates for their dogs.Speed-dating crossed with dog-walking, this Feb at the Basement.Dog lovers who want to meet new people are invited to walk from 3-6 February."It is important to find someone who understands that and eventually wouldn't mind helping out with some of the responsibilities."One solution to the "must-love-dogs-dilemma" is to meet other pet owners — and Relucio is committed to helping people do just that.Park Slope for Pets, an online community for pet owners in the neighborhood, is hoping to play matchmaker for dog owners who are looking to meet and date other dog owners.Today’s daily dose of cuteness brought to you by these snuggle buddies.. Whether you’re looking for your future spouse (best of luck to you!#barnabasrussell #clementinerussell #frenchbulldogsofinstagram #frenchbulldog #frenchton #bostonterriersofinstagram #frogdogs #batpigs #frogdogsofinstagram #batpigsofinstagram #squishyfacecrew #bostonterriercult #bostonterrier #frenchiephotos #frenchtonsofinstagram #instadog #snuggle Anonymous? ), an off-leash park partner, or simply want to be pals with someone who loves dogs and is therefore a good human (that’s how it works, right? If your dog is an important part of your life (and let’s be honest, if someone asked if you had any kids, you’d count Fido as one), Pet People is yet another great option for you.Single dog-lovers coming together for anything from a day at the dog park with a new friend to a full-on married-with-kids situation is the name of the game here.