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Happy New Year – from Porter

Porter helped ring in the new year by presenting our doggies with hand decorated bags packed with goodies – what a treat! Advertisements

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Adorable kittens need fosters (and homes)

I know this literally has NOTHING to do with dog parks.  But 4 cuties were captured from a feral momma cat and all (including mom) were spayed/neutered and given basic vaccinations by a VERY generous woman. The kitties have been … Continue reading

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Park Clean-up Day!

Carl & Arthur’s clean up day went off without a hitch, and yielded tons of trash & debris.  Thanks to everyone who helped out!

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ANOTHER Pick Up the Poop! sign contest

Eagle-eyed Diane sent along info about another “Pick up the poop” sign contest – this time in LA.  (Read about one in the Sierra foothills we reported on earlier here.) The five contest winners will have their signs posted in the Silver … Continue reading

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Help out on Cleanup Day – February 7th

Join us on February 7th for a walk-through of Homme-Adams Park to pick up miscellaneous trash and add to the piles of concrete and construction debris gathered by Arthur’s industrious dad! We’ll be there from 8 am to noon.  The … Continue reading

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Pick Up the Poop! sign contest

Dog waste is a serious issue on hiking trails everywhere, not just the Coachella Valley.  In past summer seasons, Yuba River hikers picked up 1,778 piles of dog poop! So this past summer land trusts in the Sierra foothills teamed up to increase community awareness by launching … Continue reading

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Dog poo = dog treats!

Aletha turned me on to a TV show on the National Geographic Channel where a social scientist runs experiments trying to modify people’s behavior.  In one, he set up a poop disposal bin in a dog park which dispensed dog … Continue reading

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