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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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Marley and you: Some thoughts on walking your dog
Nov 21, 2013 5:42 pm
Comments: 4 | Views: 9,318

This post is part of an occasional series that I'm calling "Marley and you," (in honor of the book and movie "Marley and Me" about the unruly retriever; check out... More
Backyard Farmer: It's time to start thinking about chickens
Jan 31, 2014 1:10 pm
Comments: 17 | Views: 4,551

This post is part of an occasional series that explores what people are doing in their backyards for green living. You know that it's time to think about chickens... More
State of the City: Some thoughts on a more eco-friendly Palo Alto
Feb 19, 2014 9:16 am
Comments: 25 | Views: 3,496

I recently read about Nancy Shepard's State of the City address, and was glad to see a focus on the quality of life for residents here in Palo Alto. She's a neighbor... More
Q&A with Howard Hoffman of Palo Alto Dog Owners
Jan 17, 2014 8:52 am
Comments: 5 | Views: 2,550

This post is a Q&A with Howard Hoffman, president of Palo Alto Dog Owners, a grass-roots organization that he founded last year.



1. ==I Would... More
Marley & You: Is your dog a Canine Good Citizen?
Jan 8, 2014 11:44 am
Comments: 0 | Views: 2,010

This post is part of an occasional series that explores how to make the most of the relationship with our dogs, on both a training and philosophical level. Since... More
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