Monthly Archives: July 2011

Beware the Poodle-Dog!

If you’re heading out to the wilderness this weekend, beware the poodle-dog! No, not this poodle-dog . . . (Photo courtesy of Sarah Arnott at THIS poodle-dog! The Poodle-dog bush that is. (Photo by Robert Gauthier, Los Angeles Times / July 24, 2011) This lavender-colored … Continue reading

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Spotted: Layla

Miss Layla, at Palermo Coffee in Ventura. Already a fixture at this Ventura hot spot, Layla was spotted giving kisses and getting belly rubs from several passersby.  It’s obvious that this little lady is a rising star on the So-Cal … Continue reading

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Get me outta here! (Please)

I stopped by the G2 Gallery event in Venice last weekend to check out the available adoptees from the West Los Angeles Animal Services shelter on Pico. Enjoying a snack outside the G2 Gallery event The G2 gallery – for … Continue reading

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The 33% Rule

This weekend, upon the recommendation of new friends we met at a birthday party, I convinced Josh to try out a new hike called the Fryman Canyon rainforest trail.  The lure of shade (difficult to come by in Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Just Because…

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Seed bomb my patio

You can bomb my patio, as long as you promise to use seed bombs. Over the weekend, I attended a food event called the Eat Real Festival, in Culver City. While there, I met a guy named Danny, the Co-Director … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Dear Milo

Yesterday Toki attended the birthday pawty of one very special dog. Milo turned the big 2.0 this weekend, and he held a small soiree at his Venice bungalow to celebrate. The birthday dog was showered with treats, belly rubs, and … Continue reading

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Pottermania has hit the Daily Toki! Toki is a big Harry Potter fan, so she begged me to dress her up just like Daniel Radcliffe in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Eventually, she slipped into something more comfortable – … Continue reading

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Ready for Carmaggedon!

Do not get in your cars this weekend. I repeat, do not get in your cars this weekend! Milo, that means you! Carmaggedon is coming, but I guess that just means more walks for Toki.  Or no traffic near the … Continue reading

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Calling all Mountain Dogs: Rock/Creek “Dog Days of Summer” Contest

Toki always struck me as more of an “extreme adventure type” rather than a typical urban pooch.  She prefers getting her paws dirty, and is always up for some good old-fashioned rock scrambling.  So it was with much excitement that … Continue reading

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