Tag Archives: dogs

Step into the Tsuchidas’ Shangri-La: Little Pocket residents showcase koi pond at Sept. 20 tour

Stepping into the backyard of the Little Pocket home of Mike and Molly Tsuchida is like entering a modern day Shangri-La, as a cat named Brewster takes a cat nap; two dogs, Bailey and Ray Ray tussle with each other

Over The Fence

Dog Problems at da Vinci Hollywood Park has gone to the dogs. Well sort of. Unlike Land Park, Tahoe Park and Curtis Park, Hollywood Park technically doesn’t have a park. There is, however, a large green field area at Leonardo

All aboard?! Dogs take flight to no-kill Idaho rescue

All aboard!? Beautiful weather was expected as 19 dogs took flight on Friday, March 29. They were probably going to be euthanized at Front Street, but they got on a plane and flew to Boise, Idaho. Seventeen of them are

Something to Bark About: Carmichael Library Helps Kids Learn Reading Through “Read to a Dog” Programs

Every Tuesday, about 25 children ranging in ages from five to 10 come to the Carmichael Library after school to work on their reading skills. They’re not reading to a librarian, or a tutor or a teacher. Instead, they’re reading

Valley Community Newspapers Pets of the Month

August Our sweet girl Drew is up for adoption! This happy, goofy, three-year-old love bug is a staff and volunteer favorite here at the shelter. She has been with us since May, and we are determined to find her a

Carmichael dog park welcomes furry, four-legged friends

A “barking good time” can be had by dogs and owners at the Carmichael Canine Corral off-leash dog park. It is well fenced, including a double-gated area for entry so any anxious four-footed “friends” could not easily get away. Most

Community rallies to support of wounded Sacramento K9

The Sacramento community is rallying to the side of a Sacramento K9 that was seriously wounded in the line of duty on Friday, May 18. K9 Bodie suffered one gunshot wound to the jaw and another to the right front

Speaker & Potluck for Carmichael Canine Corral Dog Park Jan. 21

Come learn how to work better with your four-legged canine family members and bring a potluck dish to feed 10 to 12 hungry neighbors at the Second annual Carmichael Canine Corral Dog Park Fundraiser Potluck on Saturday, Jan. 21. Regional

Land Park Pony Rides owner operates dog and cat rescue

Lynn Hagemann, whose pony rides business at William Land Park was featured in the Aug. 11 edition of this publication, has a love for animals that extends well beyond ponies. For the past 23 years, she has operated a dog

Land Park Labrador wins first place at California State Fair

The opening weekend of the 2011 California State Fair ended with a ‘splash’ for Land Park residents Terry Schanz and Guy Strahl. Schanz’s two-year old black Labrador retriever, Nelson, and Strahl’s 10-month old chocolate Labrador retriever, Winnie, both entered the