Alpen Schatz has featured Oscar The Grouch as a model in their newsletter promoting their Red Swiss Cross Collar and Swiss Carting Harness. The website features original handcrafted collars, leashes, and other dog products in traditional European Alpine style, especially for the Entlebucher, Bernese, and Greater Swiss Mountain Dogs.

Oscar Models for Alpen Schatz

Oscar the Grouch (Swissy #18) win or lose, thanks all his fans. That includes Synergy Dental Fresh, Snout Soother by the Natural Dog Company,, and (Mountain Dog Collars). A huge thank you to Ben Cohen of the Wall Street Journal for that great article yesterday. Ben is an amazing writer!


Bloomberg owned by NYC Mayor Bloomberg, spans a tv channel, radio station, financial terminal, and website which reaches millions of viewers. They just covered Oscar as a top-ranked Greater Swiss Mountain Dog who will be walking to Madison Square Garden.

Oscar’s is wearing his red swiss collar which was purchased at Alpenschatz. They have a temporary store in the basement of Hotel Pennsylvania for the Westminster Kennel Club shows. Otherwise their website is linked below.