Seattle: Yappy Hour at the Maxwell Hotel Benefits Seattle Humane Society

Pineapple Hospitality celebrates National Dog Day with dog-friendly event

In celebration of National Dog Day on Friday, August 26th, Pineapple Hospitality, the hotel management division of Columbia West Properties, hosted a dog-friendly “Yappy Hour” to benefit the Seattle Humane Society.

Lily Jang, Q13 FOX This Morning anchor, emceed the event held at The Maxwell Hotel in Seattle’s Queen Anne neighborhood. Diane and Richard Foreman, founders and co-CEOs of Pineapple Hospitality, along with their daughter Michelle Foreman Barnet, president and COO of Pineapple Hospitality, hosted the evening that welcomed hotel guests, Seattleites and other dog owners and lovers to the hotel. Diane Foreman also presented a check to the Seattle Humane Society.

Dogs were given special doggy “swag” bags filled with goodies including treats from Blue Dog Bakery, toys from ChuckIt! Dog Toys, reusable water bowl from Pineapple Hospitality and a copy of CityDog magazine. Pineapple Hospitality also gave away three complimentary overnight stays in a dog contest with categories for dogs that looked most like their owner, the most unlikely couple and best vacation-ready dog.

Pineapple Hospitality’s four Seattle hotels: Hotel FIVE in downtown, The Maxwell in Queen Anne, University Inn and Watertown, both in the University District, are all dog-friendly properties. For more information about The Maxwell, visit For more information about Pineapple Hospitality, visit

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