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By Cathy Kirkman

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About this blog: This blog explores life in Palo Alto with our dogs, cats and other pets, as well as the urban wildlife around us, the title being a reference to Sharon Creech's lovely story, "Love That Dog." I grew up in Palo Alto surrounded by ...  (More)

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Dogs & Chocolate: Toxicity Meter
Oct 31, 2014 12:24 pm
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It's Halloween, so with all the candy around the house, I thought it would be a good idea to review the chocolate toxicity issue for dogs.

I found this ... More
Basic recipe for a quiet Valentine's Day
Feb 6, 2014 4:01 pm
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Here's an idea for a lovely Valentine's Day, namely a quiet evening spent at home. It's for anyone thinking of staying home for the evening, be it couples, families,... More
Humane Society film event this Thursday 12/4
Nov 30, 2014 8:24 pm
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The Palo Alto Humane Society is holding a benefit event this Thursday, December 4th, at 7pm at the ... More
Try the Moonlight Dog Walk
Sep 3, 2014 5:31 pm
Comments: 3 | Views: 4,162

This Friday night 9/5 is the Moonlight 10k/5k run and 5k walk over at the Baylands. This blog... More
Holiday time with your dog
Dec 23, 2013 11:16 pm
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Here are a few ways to be extra nice to your dog over the holidays, ascertained from a focus group of dogs that I've been meeting with lately. In general, the consensus... More
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