Monthly Archives: March 2012

What we can do with all the dog crap

Every couple months, one of us will wonder aloud if anyone’s thought of a use for dog poop.  We pick up pounds of it every day; it would be nice if it could be put to use. Well, now there … Continue reading

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Dog’s-eye view of a hike!

Diane found this amusing video on the ModernHiker.com website – shot from the head of a corgi traveling the only off-leash trail in LA.  After you finish laughing, consider how treacherous that same trip would be for dog AND hikers … Continue reading

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RIP Bronco

Last week we lost a dear member of the Homme-Adams dog park pack, Bronco.  A mellow & loving Dobie mix, he left us prematurely after a heart attack brought on from an enlarged heart.  His family would like to share … Continue reading

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Tom follows up with Jim Foote after meeting

Tom sent an email to Jim Foote of the BLM today just to follow up on our meeting with him on 3/14/12.  Here ’tis: Jim, thanks again for attending and explaining the BLM situation and policies.  It was important for … Continue reading

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Legislation to re-open the Bump & Grind?

I just came from a photo-op over at the Bump & Grind trail head, where Assemblymen Brian Nestande & V. Manuel Perez spoke briefly about a bill they’re spearheading to re-open the Bump & Grind.  The trail, besides having a … Continue reading

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Watch out for a new, dangerous Canine Influenza

Canine Influenza Virus has arrived in Southern California, according to the Riverside County Animal Services Chief Veterinarian Dr. Allan Drusys.  This is a highly contagious respiratory infection characterized by fever, nasal discharge, persistant cough, lack of appetite, dehydration, and sometimes … Continue reading

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Meeting with BLM a hit & a miss

The meeting with Jim Foote of the BLM on 3/14/12 was a mixed bag.  We made the front page of the Desert Sun newspaper, which is great.  You can read the coverage by the Desert Sun here (and there’s some great dog … Continue reading

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