Heidi's Birthday Brings Fans to Maxwell Dog

Our dog columnist celebrated her 10th birthday, and about 50 fans, friends, family and fellow canines showed up and even brought presents.

Heidi, our dog columnist at Studio City Patch, for the A Paw at the Door column celebrated her 10th birthday aton Sunday afternoon. About 50 fans, friends, family and fellow canines stopped by, and some even brought presents.

Co-writer for the column, Diane Haithman, was present as well as Diane's husband Alan Feldstein.

Pet Peeves columnist Don Helverson helped lead a gift giveaway, which also included a gift from Barbara Krause and  Nader M. Kashani of (where there's a photo of Heidi up on the wall with ), came with his family to offer a gift.

from the Studio City Neighborhood Council and Wendei Spale from (who is also writing a blog), came out to say hi to Heidi.

, who interviews celebrities on the red carpet, got to do a few interviews with those who showed up with their dogs on the Patch-green carpet. (See a video presentation coming up later in the week.) 

Also, photographer , who has done photo shoots with Heidi, was there to take pictures of people with their dogs. He will be posting them on Patch.

Patch Regional Editor Richard Core, publisher David Peck, and advertising manager  were also there.

Thank you to the team at Maxwell Dog for allowing the event to be held there.

Read Heidi and Diane on Saturdays on Patch and click here for past columns:  A Paw at the Door 


If you have photos of the event, please just add them by and click ADD PHOTO & VIDEO HERE. Thanks!

Ilona Saari May 07, 2012 at 02:23 PM
Congrats! So sorry I couldn't make it.
Diane Haithman and Heidi May 07, 2012 at 05:37 PM
Thanks to all of the Patch peoples and regular peoples who came to my party to celebrate with all the dogs who were there! I will write some more things after I have time to think about it for my column coming on Saturday. Love Heidi (I am 10)
Michele May 12, 2012 at 03:44 PM
The party hat picture remeinds of the dr seus book, go dog go, where the dog asks "do you like miy hat" yes "its a party hat. that is a fun store
deborah kaye May 15, 2012 at 05:34 PM
Heidi -- you were such a great dog at your party, I think you deserve one every Sunday and I would like to come to your party every Sunday from now on.


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