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Mimi Green Pre Black Friday Sale 2015

pre black friday sale dog collars

Mimi Green PRE Black Friday Sale * Coupon Code = PRESALE

Last year’s black friday sale was so successful, we thought why not do it early this year so you can get your pup’s holiday presents even sooner!

You can use our  Black Friday Pre-sale code (PRESALE) to save 30% on anything made by Mimi Green.   (use on our etsy store for 20% off)

Coupon valid Nov 13- Until Nov 17

This is a great time to shop for Holiday Dog Collars as well as everyday collars!

If you miss this sale, no worries!

We will still have our annual Black Friday/ Cyber Monday sale (Nov 27-Dec 1), although the discount will go down to 20% (etsy 15%) 

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Last Call for Stella Rose and Stella Blue Collars

We are SO close to running out of one of our most popular styles ever, Stella Rose and Stella Blue.   (And here if you are looking for this collar engraved)

I just wanted to give everyone fair warning, if it is your favorite pattern or you want a leash to go with your collar, now’s the time! I’d estimate that this collar will be sold out in the next 30 days or less.

Sandy in Stella Rose collar

Thankfully we should have some pretty sweet new editions to take Stella’s place. They are some big shoes to fill, but I think we have some gems this season! Be sure to keep an eye out!


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8 Week Dog Collar Giveaway!


Are you guys ready for a sweet giveaway! It has been way too long.

dog collar giveaway

For 8 weeks we will be giving away a holiday dog collar of your choice every Friday till Dec 18!

Want to make sure you have an awesome chance of winning one of these great personalized dog collars for your pup? You can get up to 7 entries and 2 entries alone for signing up for our Doggie Deals Monday email where every week we send you links to collars up to 40% off.

Winners can choose from:

Holiday engraved buckle dog collars

Holiday Engraved Buckle Dog Collars

peppermint patty holiday dog collar

Peppermint Patty Holiday Dog Collar

Starla Holiday Dog Collar

Starla Holiday Dog Collar

holiday velvet personalized dog collars

holiday velvet personalized dog collars

Embroidered Dog Collar

Evergreen Embroidered Dog Collar

Holly Velvet Personalized Dog Collar

Holly Velvet Embroidered Dog Collar




















Enter to win a Free Dog Collar below

Winners will be emailed Fridays Oct 31-Dec 19 and listed in this post!

a Rafflecopter giveaway


Week 1, OCt 31:  Christina Palopoli

Week 2, NOV 7:  Sarah Hammond

Week 3, NOV 14:Lana Tichinel

Week 4, NOV 21: Rebecca Gagne

Week 5, NOV 28: Stephanie Hanke

Week 6, DEC 5: Jordan Blevins

Week 7, DEC 12: Tabitha Martin

Week 8, DEC 19: Kristen Canterbury

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Mimi Green Black Friday Sale 2013!

Black Friday Dog Collars

Mimi Green Black Friday Sale * Coupon Code = MimiBlack

Shop our annual Black Friday sale — use code MimiBlack to save 30% off anything (personalized dog collars, embroidered dog collars, dog harnesses, leashes, dog collar flowers & bow ties, and more!)  made by Mimi Green.

Coupon valid Thanksgiving Nov 28, Black Friday Nov 29, all weekend long, and Cyber Monday Dec 2. Happy Dog Collar shopping!

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Personalized Dog Breed Dog Tags are here; and so is Walnut the Pug!

Mimi Green Personalized Dog Breed Dog ID TagsWe’re pretty happy around Mimi Green as of late and for good reason, or should I say reasons.  Firstly, our newest addition to the seemingly ever-expanding Mimi Green line is ready to go, and they are sharp!

Our 24k. gold plated and genuine nickel plated Mimi Green personalized dog breed dog ID tags are now available for 100+ breeds in 2 sizes.  And let me tell you, these are not the run-of-the-mill brass, or stainless steel, tags you might be familiar with. They are very well made and feel like little pieces of jewelry.  The small size is perfect for toy and small breeds, and features up to three lines of personalized text on the back, while the large size is suitable for medium to large breeds, and has up to four lines of text.  I have included a few examples below but be sure to check them out on the site along with all of the other great dog ID tags we currently offer.

Gold Plated Personalized Dog Breed Dog ID Tag by Mimi Green

Nickel Plated Personalized Dog Breed Dog ID Tag by Mimi GreenNickel Plated Personalized Dog Breed Dog ID Tags by Mimi Green

And now without further ado, I present to you Walnut!

Walnut the Pug at Mimi Green Studios Walnut came to us Yesterday after a friend dropped him off at the Mimi Green Studios.  He is staying with us until he can find a new home, although I suspect that he already has (with us)!  I guess we will just have to wait and see.  He came to us as Leroy, from a house where he had literally been living on his own, all by himself for a couple of months.  He has not left our side since arriving and has slowly (well, actually very quickly!) won over our hearts.

Walnut and Augustine in the Mimi Green StudiosWalnut chose his favorite person quickly, and needless to say – it is Augustine!  Here they are relaxing before lunch.  He is also a great model, as you can clearly see.  In these images he is content and quite happy in his Mimi Green Cebra Loca (Crazy Zebra) harness.

He is also modeling the Personalized Mi Corazon (My Heart) collar with a Mimi Green Pug dog ID tag.

Walnut in the Mimi Green StudiosThanks for reading, hope you had a great labor day weekend.  Oh Yeah, Walnut wanted to make sure you all have his discount code for our new Mimi Green Personalized Dog Bred Dog ID Tags; he’s wearing his in the above picture:

Enter the following code during checkout for 15% off our new Mimi Green Personalized Dog Breed Dog ID Tags:  breed15







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The Pets of Mimi Green! Edition 1: My love, Kermie the goldfish

We are not only dog lovers here at Mimi Green, but major animal lovers. We don’t descriminate!  Here at the office we have a pet goldfish, lots of pet shrimps, 4 snails and our employees collectively have 14 dogs (of course!), 2 parrots, a dove, a gecko & 3 cats.

Our lovely black moor goldfish Kermie is, next to Chupa, the unofficial office mascot. I fell in love, and I mean head over heels in LOVE, with him last April because he looks like a pug (correction, he looks exactly like Chupa!)

He’s in a sphere tank called a Biorob, so it is super hard to get a photo of his beautiful face! But he has HUGE eyes, a stunning butterfly tail and is about as big as a softball. His mouth is crooked so his top lip doesn’t exactly match up with his bottom lip. Also, one of his gills doesn’t work quite right which could have been caused by not great water quality at his previous home (the pet store took him in from a customer) or he just has a birth defect.

Kermie Black Moor Goldfish

Kermie while he was still at the pet store

I think that no one wanted him from the pet store because he is older and totally imperfect, but that’s one reason I love him.

He is ALWAYS hungry so if you put your hand up to the tank he tries to bite you. And everytime I stick my hand in his tank he bites, err, kisses me all over my arm.

He totally knows my face and when I approach his tank he comes right over to say hello.

I’ve had some OCD decorating his Biorb though. I think we are on the 3rd aqua scape in the past year and getting ready for the 4th.

I love him so much I actually got a second tank to grow his favorite treat, narrow leaf anacharis.  They don’t sell it in town and it costs a ton to overnight, so complete with grow lights, I have a whole new set up. Blog post on that tank and its inhabitants soon!

Kermie, black moor goldfish in his Biorb

Kermie in his Biorb

Right now Kermie lives in the packaging/printing office, but next week when I move to my new and improved larger office in the suite next door, I’m taking him with me.

One other thing, he lives with 3 snails who I’ll tell you about later. Kermie deserved his own post 😉


I saved the best for last.

Not only is Kermie deformed, but he is half bind (see, just like Chupa! and no this isn’t the best part. Keep reading….) His big ol’ eyeballs have a foggy film over them that makes it very hard to see. I had no idea he was blind when I met him since he would come right up to the glass when I would visit him.

I quickly learned that my very hungry man couldn’t see the first time I fed him and he couldn’t find it! I tried everything, fish flakes, sinking pellets, a clip on the side of the tank and he could never find the dang food!

I wondered if he might be able to see color so I positioned a red tupperware lid in his tank and dropped the food right onto it.  After a few times of hand feeding him off the lid, he learned that there was food on the tupperware! He still has no idea when I feed him, but he checks for food on the lid many, many times a day.  I feel so proud that I was able to train my goldfish to eat off a plate! I like to say he has really good manners and that’s why he insisted on having a dish to eat from.

black moor

The current aquascape complete with his red Tupperware

Kermie has taught me things that at 31 years old I didn’t know about myself. A year ago I would have never thought a person could get so attached to a goldfish, but man has this little guy made his way into my heart.

He is such a strange and funny fish, everyone who’s met him finds him to be extremely charming.  Even the people who work at the pet store still ask about him.






He’s my baby and I probably spend way to much time hanging with him, Paula’s even asked me if I want to quit my job to take care of my fish.  I’ve thought that proposal over, but seriously, if I quit my job who will pay for Kermie’s food and decor!?!

Kermie, black moor

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