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The Baja Western Onion - News For Baja California Sur
       Monday, November 28, 2011
Featured Events This Week    
Stepping Out - Food, Music and Entertainment    
Misc. Sales and Services Available/Wanted    
Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted    
Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted    
The Pet Corner - Lost and Found    

Publisher's Message - With the return of the Winter season, the number of articles and ads we're receiving has tripled. This has made recent issues of the Baja Western Onion much longer and time-consuming to read. Beginning this week, we're going to start publishing three issues of the Baja Western Onion each week. Our new publishing schedule will now be every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Hopefully this will result in shorter issues, making it easier for you to read (and quicker for us to prepare and send :). This will also improve the visibility of your articles and ads. We hope you'll like the shorter format. As always, thank you so much to all of our more than 3,200 subscribers for your continued support of the Baja Western Onion. We truly appreciate it. - The Baja Western Onion

News and Events, Questions and Answers

You Are Invited to Noche de Moda - Manos Magicos invites you to their presentation of dresses for the 15aneras, their madrinas and attendants. The ladies' latest work, perfect for Christmas gifts, as well as the popular and delicious Mango Chutney will be available. Friday, Dec. 2, 7 p.m. at the Centro de Cultura. The show is free of charge as are the Botanas. Please come and bring your friends. - Scotty Mclemore, scottybcs [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-10 05872

Audiologist Needed - Does anyone know of an audiologist in La Paz? Preferably one who speaks nglish. Thanks. You can write me at bmz31999 [- at -] yahoo.com or call 612-133-5014 - Barbara Lee, bmz31999 [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-133-5014

Lost Cell Phone Needs to Travel South - My husband left his cell in the States and is now in Todos Santos. If anyone is going down soon, I can mail it to you. I am in the San Francisco Bay Area. - Stephanie, stephaniebkatz [- at -] gmail.com, 415-342-8676, United States

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Featured Events This Week

Please Note: The "Featured Events This Week" section is limited to non-recurring community events (Sorry, no "Happy Hours," "Daily Specials," or other weekly recurring business activities or workshops.
Monday, November 28
Tai Chi Classes Begin - Beginning Tai Chi every Monday, 8:30-9:45 a.m., thru Feb. 12 at The Healing Arts Center (Expansion of Jane Sipe's Acupuncture Treatment Center) - Rhoda Jacobs, barakabaja [- at -] gmail.com, www.taichifoundation.org, 612-157-6088 cell, Todos Santos

Baja Shakespeare Auditions, Los Barriles - 2-4 p.m., Hotel Las Palmas de Cortez, Los Barriles. Cinderella is the 2012 Play. Rehearsals start March 10, running thru performances which end March 25. Contact: Kim Scholefield tyfield1 [- at -] hotmail.com
Thursday, December 01
Sunset Cine Club Presents Muxes: Intrepid Seekers Of Danger (2005) - An acclaimed documentary on gender roles and traditions in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. Dir. Alejandra Islas, with Juchiteños from Oaxaca. 7PM, Location to be Determined, Todos Santos. Come enjoy a movie after the sunset. Minimum charge of $30 pesos. - Sunset Cine Club is a group of Film lovers who advocate for more pleasant Thursday Evenings in Todos Santos. For more information, Contact: Carlos Navarro aortico_cang [- at -] hotmail.com, 6121451067, www.facebook.com/pages/Sunset-Cine-Club/174680779285589

Eckhart Tolle Book Discussion Group - A dicussion group for the book, "The Power of Now," written by Eckhart Tolle, will begin at 11 a.m. at Baja Bean in Pescadero. - bajabeck [- at -] gmail.com, Pescadero
Friday, December 02
A Taste Of San Sebastian At Il Giardino - Chef Jose, former chef of two starred restaurants in the Basque area of Spain, will present his five-course Tasting Menu with matching wines by the glass or bottle. Reservations, 612-145-0199 - Carmen Diner, uribejosetxo [- at -] gmail.com, 612-145 -0199, Todos Santos

'Thrive, What On Earth Will It Take?'-' A documentary that combines breakthrough science and consciousness. Teatro Luna Azul, 6:30 p.m. Info: http://TSBMP.blogspot.com, Bluemooninbaja [- at -] yahoo.com
Noche de Moda - Manos Magicos' presentation of dresses for the 15aneras, their madrinas and attendants. The ladies' latest work as well as Mango Chutney will be available. At 7 p.m. at the Centro de Cultura. The show is free of charge as are the Botanas. - Scotty Mclemore, scottybcs [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-10 05872
Saturday, December 03
Home And Garden Tour - 10-3, Seredipity, Todos Santos. This home and garden tour features 9 beautiful locations north of Todos Santos. Refer to the Gringo Gazette article for directions, or follow signs and balloons. Contact: Michele Campbell info [- at -] escuelapacifica.org, 612-157-6080

Taste Of The Baja/Con Sabor De La Baja Chef Competition - Time TBD, The Park in front of the Government Buildings (Isabela Católica), La Paz. Benefit for Mujeres Ayudando a Mujeres, The Shelter for Women and Children. $200 pesos per ticket. 60 Chefs and culinary students from the Universidad Intercontinental Noroueste will compete for top honors. Winners will prepare a meal for up to 600 attendees. The University students will offer a Mujeres Ayudando a Mujeres Cook Book on DVD the night of the event for $250 pesos per copy. Contact: Luiza Lanoy luizalanoy [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-348-3852 (best to e-mail me), www.tasteofthebaja.com

Street Photography Workshop - Thru Sunday, December 04, Todos Santos. Improve "how to see" photographically, going from snap shots to fine art. Led by Judith Farber. Open to all photo enthusiasts and all cameras. Private critiquing sessions also available. Level 1 and level 2 (for those who've taken the class before). $50 US (700MXN – email for pesos payment). Info and registration: SundaysInNY.com/todos/ - Judith Farber, jf [- at -] SundaysInNY.com, Baja California Sur

Zatar Gallery: Grand Opening - 19:00 to 21:00, Plaza Alcatraz #4 (beside Hotel Casa Tota), Todos Santos. Music, street performance, snacks and beverages. A space to share with local artists. Expo: Paint and sculpture: Jaznum; Fashion: Dailir; Jewellery: Yves. Performance: Azli & Mac.. Contact: Alina Bishop alina [- at -] zatargallery.com, 612 153 6730

Todos Santos Philosophical Society Field Trip - 12 Noon, Meet at Casa Bentley, around the corner from La Arca, Todos Santos. Continuing Discussion of water systems in the T/S river valley and field trip to the Santa Inez Reservoir. Contact: Eileen Brophy eileen_brophy [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 143-9245
Sunday, December 04 - Monday, December 05
Body Bliss: A Hands-on Workshop For Women Of All Ages - Sunday: 2 to 7 pm. Monday: 9 am-6:30 pm, Location, TBA, Todos Santos, BCS. Practices for simple yet deep self care, including: Mayan Abdominal Massage; Pelvic Balancing; Gestalt Body Talk; Basic Yoga for Bones and Hormones, and Therapeutic Oil Making. $100 USD . Contact: Kate Waters shaktipat.yoga [- at -] gmail.com, 967-107-2448
Monday, December 05 - Tuesday, December 06
Submit Work For Small Works Show, Dec 5th and 6th - 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Cafelix, Todos Santos. Small works (no larger than 12" on a side) may be submitted for the Christmas sale between 11 and 1 at Cafelix. Up to 5 pieces for a total of 50 pesos. Contact: Tori Sepulveda oscarntori [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-136-6738

Community Events and Workshops Notification Page - Submit event notices for The Community Calendar or Workshops and Meetings pages.

Anyone planning an event should check the Online Community Calendar before choosing a date to see if something else is already planned and avoid conflicts. Check the Online Community Calendar here: www.bajawesternonion.com/community-calendar.asp - The Baja Western Onion

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Stepping Out - Food, Music, Workshops and Entertainment

Noche De Moda Runway Show
  • Dec. 27 at 5 p.m. at La Esquina/Casa Dracula
  • Presented by Joella Corado, Linda Hamilton and La Esquina
  • Featuring: Belazul Swimwear, Nomad Chic, Mixtica/Noda Concept & More
  • Tickets: 80 mn per person in advance/100 mn per person at the door
  • Tickets on sale Dec. 6 at Pura Vida, La Esquina & Casa Dracula
  An event you won't to miss!

- Linda Hamilton, linda [- at -] lindahamiltondesigns.com, www.LaEsquinaTS.com, 612.105.2857, Todos Santos

La Casita Tapas and Wine Bar - Sunday Brunch has been postponed until further notice. But please note our regular Hours: Tuesday thru Thursday, noon until 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, noon until 12 a.m.; and Sunday, noon until 10 p.m. - Sergio Rivera, sergemaz [- at -] yahoo.com, www.lacasitatapasandwinebar.com, 612-145-0192, Todos Santos

Tai Chi And Qi Gong Classes - New Schedule - Beginning Tai Chi, every Monday, 8:30-9:45 a.m. Nov. 28-Feb. 12. Sign up for entire series of 12 classes or take as much of the first part as your schedule permits. Last chance to join this class series is Dec 12.

5 Elements Healing Qi Gong, every Wednesday from 4:30-5:45 p.m., starting Nov. 23. A unique practice of Qi Gong which unblocks the energy of the 5 elements within you and restores their natural balance promoting health, healing and well being. Ongoing class. Take your first class for free.

Tai Chi and Qi Gong classes are being held at The Healing Arts Center (Expansion of Jane Sipe's Acupuncture Treatment Center) - Rhoda Jacobs, barakabaja [- at -] gmail.com, www.taichifoundation.org, 612-157-6088 cell, Todos Santos

Jazz Night at Guaycura Hotel - Do not miss a great night with the Jazz band ensemble Saturday, Dec. 3, from 5 - 9 p.m. at the sky deck. Come and ejoy it! - Hotel Guaycura, info [- at -] guaycura.com.mx, www.guaycura.com.mx, 612-175-0800, Todos Santos

Hotel California
Bistro Santo Vino & Wine Bar now open!
Hours are 5 to 10:30 p.m. Daily (Closed on Sunday). Reservations Recommended

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- Debbie Stewart, info [- at -] hotelcaliforniabaja.com, www.hotelcaliforniabaja.com, 612.145.0525, Todos Santos

Food and Wine Pairing to Benefit Hogar Del Nino - Get your tickets now for the Dec. 19 event at Villa Santa Cruz. This special evening, limited to 60 guests, will offer five delectable food courses each paired with a specially selected Baja wine. Come enjoy yourself and help the children of Hogar del Nino at the same time. The evening will include music and a small silent auction of select items. All net proceeds go directly to the Hogar for support of basic needs such as food, clothing, transportation and utilities.

New cash raffle! All ticket purchases include a ticket for a 50/50 cash raffle. 50/50 raffle tickets are available to those not attending the event, as well. Event tickets are $75 US (or 1,000 pesos) and raffle tickets are 50 pesos each. Event, raffle tickets and information available from Nancy Serfas Nancyserfas [- at -] com, Lisa Welsch lwelsch [- at -] cbriveras.com, Sylvia St Clair sylviainbaja [- at -] gmail.com, and El Tecolote Bookstore. - Nancy Naigle, nnaigle [- at -] att.net, 612-178-0040

Sunday Brunch At Baja Beans - The Baja Beans breakfast club is growing! Come and join us for Sunday brunch and live music with Ben and The Men. Breakfast served 9 a.m.-1 p.m. or until it is all gone and the beat goes on. Also, we welcome interested vendors to come and sign up for our Sunday market that will begin Dec. 4, 2011. We ask you to come and introduce yourself and your products to share with the local community on the upcoming sundays. - Sandra Wohlers, info [- at -] bajabeans.com, www.bajabeans.com, 612-143-7138, Pescadero

Todos Santos Fishing Charters - Why deal with a middleman? Come direct to the owner/operator
  • Fully Registered Sportsfishing Company

    • Bilingual Crew

      • Top Quality Tackle and Gear
Whether game fishing or whale watching, contact us for your ocean adventures. Visit our website for full details: www.fishingtodossantos.com or www.todossantosfishingcharters.com.

Package deals available when booking fishing and our casita for your complete holiday - www.bajasurtodossantos.com, or call 612-119-7880 or 624-114-1351
Señor Porky's Baja BBQ and Smoke House! The Best Ribs Anywhere!

New Restaurant in La Paz - Featuring Kansas City slow-smoked meats not found anywhere in Mexico. Now open 7 days a week from 7:30 AM with full breakfast menu and Cappuccino, to 10 p.m., and weekends until midnight. Watch the sunset from our spectacular ocean view! Located on the Malecon in La Paz at Alvaro Obregon #670, on the corner of Allende and Rosales (next to the Arco Hotel).

To ensure the best quality for Porky's Smokehouse Meats, we start with the best meats available. Then we dry-rub the meats with a combination of 20 spices, then slow-smoke for up to 18 hours at low temperature to obtain maximum flavor and tenderness while sealing in the natural juices and smoke flavor that is unmatched anywhere! We know you'll agree that Señor Porky's Baja BBQ and Smoke House are the best you have ever tasted. Menu highlights include:
• Slow Smoked Ribs • Pulled Pork • Beef Brisket • BBQ Chicken • Smoked Bratwurst •
Plus fantastic side orders include Pasta Salad, BBQ beans, Coleslaw, Sweet Potato fries, New Mexico Green Chile with Pork, Caesar Salad and Homemade Deserts. Dine in, or carry out from our "Pig Out" Meats to Go Menu. Download our entire Menu here: files.me.com/richards771/1wclv6

For more information, call 612-129-3667. - Richard Stubbs, richards77 [- at -] pcisys.net, La Paz

Tequila Sunset Cruise On Cabo Legend - All Onion readers get "2 x 1" tickets until December 30 from Wild Cabo and Cabo Legend. Cruise leaves Cabos main dock at 5 p.m. daily so get there 30 minutes earlier for check in.

Transporter us take you back in time to when bootleggers and pirates ruled the Baja waters. Our 100 ft. classic sailing ship includes open bar, tequila sampling, fajita dinner, show, music and games inboard. Good for all ages and a unique sunset cruise. Don't miss it. 624-105-0177 for reservations. Mention the Onion for your 2 tickets for only $59 bucks - Justin Benham, Reserve [- at -] wildcabotours.com, Www.facebook/cabolegend , 624-105-0177, Cabo San Lucas

Reiki Energy Healing - Level 1 and 2 Certification With Relaxing Yoga Retreat - Learn to heal with the hands while enjoying daily yoga, meditation and breath exercises. All levels welcome and accommodated. Dec. 18-20, 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m., Yandara Yoga Institute, located between Pescadero and Elias Calles.

$290 Commuter. $640 Residential. Meals included. Reiki is an energy healing technique, easily learned by anyone, to promote relaxation and stress-reduction.

Reiki is a stress-reduction and relaxation technique that promotes healing and balancing of the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual body. With its origins in Tibetan Buddhism, Reiki is a popular form of holistic health today that works to dissolve the roots of discomfort, returning us to our true nature of peace, compassion and joy. - Allison Eaton, info [- at -] allisoneaton.com, www.allisoneaton.com, 612-152-3896.

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Misc. Sales and Services Available

Nomad Chic At Casa Dracula - ...
- an evolving collection of apparel, jewelry, and accessories from around the globe.
- Coming to Casa Dracula Dec. 12 thru 31
- Monday to Saturday - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (or by appointment)
- Linda Hamilton, linda [- at -] lindahamiltondesigns.com, 612-105-2857, Todos Santos

Casa Decor, La Paz, Indoor and Outdoor Furniture - Large 12,000 SQ. FT. Warehouse in La Paz at 560 Marquez de Leon, between Altamirano and Ramirez, Tel: 612-129-3364.

Take a Virtual Tour of our selection online: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YJK_MCrzZ3E:
• Largest Inventory In The Baja • Patio Furniture • Wicker, Rattan and Marble
• Rustic Hand Painted Furniture • Lighting • Metal Furniture • Copper Furniture
• Kitchen Cabinets • Doors • Floor and Wall Covering • Art • Accessories
• Fountains and Urns • Mexican Furniture • Imports From Around The World
• Very Unique Selection Of Furniture and Accessories • Furniture Packages

>>> Special! Bring In This Ad For A 10% Discount! <<<

The Best In-stock selection in the Baja of affordable Indoor and Outdoor Furniture at Casa Decor. Three Locations: Casa Decor La Paz, Casa Decor Cabo San Lucas on the Four lane at KM 3.5 next to Artisanos and Natural Marble and Stone, Tel: 888 557 6533 or 624-178-8146, and NOW in Loreto! - Mary Aguirre, Chief Designer, richards77 [- at -] pcisys.net, USA Tel 303 777 5157, http://www.antiquerowmarket.com, Baja California Sur

Good Works Organizations Heads-up! - Concierge: Todos Santos & Pescadero is coming to town – January 2012!

This new annual publication, premised on serving the local community, wants to be of help! Local not-for-profit good works organizations in the greater Todos Santos and Pescadero community, we invite you to get the word out, for free, in this premier regional guidebook. Email the following, as specified, by the deadline of November 30, 2011, and you’ll be listed, happily.
1. Organization Name, website, any and all contact information
2. Mission Statement/Purpose/Programs – 55 word maximum
3. Logo in JPEG, PSD or PNG format, 150 dpi resolution minimum
4. Send an email with "Concierge Non-Profit" in the subject line to Brenda Casillas at brendacasillas [- at -] hotmail.com. Include #1 and #2, as well as the contact person’s info, in the body of an email, with the logo (#3) as an attachment.
Firm Deadline – November 30, 2011!

- Brenda Casillas, Todos Santos

Wanted: Car Rental 1-month - 1-month car rental wanted (Dec. 7-Jan. 7) for mostly-or all-local TS driving. Two CA responsible authors (seniors). - Joel Kramer, joeldiana [- at -] joeldiana.com, 612-178-0092 (TS landline), Todos Santos

Pacific Window Washing - Professional Home Window Washing. Now servicing:
• San Jose del Cabo • Cabo San Lucas • Rancho Migrino • Elias Calles • Pescadero • Todos Santos
• and Anywhere In Between...

Free estimates. - Mark 612 143 3316, pacificwindowwashing [- at -] gmail.com

Event Organizers Heads-up! - Concierge: Todos Santos & Pescadero Is Coming To Town – January 2012!

OK, all you event organizers, festival managers and good works organizations – help us so we can help you! This new publication will have an Annual Calendar of Events and we want to include you’re 2012 event information. Provide us with your event(s) so we can publicize all that is happening throughout the year! We request public annual events only, please. Email the following, as specified, by the deadline of November 30, 2011, and you’re event will be listed for free!

Send an email with "Concierge Event" in the subject line to Jennifer Rosen at jenniferleighrosen [- at -] yahoo.com. Include the event(s) name, full date and contact person’s info in the body of the email. And there you have it!

Firm Deadline – November 30, 2011

- Jennifer Rosen, Todos Santos

18' Ocean Boat For Sale - Ready to go! 60 HP 4 stroke outboard motor (with only 93 hours on the engine).
  • Center Fiberglass Console
  • 2 New Batteries
  • New Gas Tank
  • Good Tires On The Trailer
You will not find a better buy.

$8700 USD - Kent Hansen, Kenthansen [- at -] shaw.ca, 612-124-8480, La Paz

Internet Domain Names For Sale - I reserved a few domain names that I don't need. Would be interested in selling them to an interested Baja Western Onion reader rather than letting them go abandoned: BajaComputer.com - BajaH2O.com - BCSSolar.com. $100.00 dlls. each - Alan, alan [- at -] baja1.com

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Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted

Limited RV Sites Available - New RV Park within walking distance to to beach. Pool, laundry, full hook ups, gated park with excellent security record. Beautiful location in Pescadero. We have a limited number of full hook up sites available for the season and a limited number of permanent resident sites. No other place like this in the area. Very reasonable rates and great people. Call for more details or check out our website at www.mountainshadowrv.com/. Mexican cell: 52 (612) 139-2713; USA Phone: (619) 780-8048; Canada Phone: (604) 210-0564 - Kenny Sewell, mountainshadowrv [- at -] gmail.com, 604-628-9532

Housesitters Available January (also December If Needed) - Responsible senior couple (authors) wants to housesit (or possibly sublet) in Todos Jan. 2-11 or maybe longer--but can start earlier in December if needed. (We're here now with TS friends.) Our website is www.joeldiana.com. - Joel Kramer, joeldiana [- at -] joeldiana.com, 612-132-0074 cell, Todos Santos

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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted

Note: Ads will run for two weeks unless dated. Please list the date in the title, and specify which airport. Goes without saying, everyone shares expenses for beer, gas, food, etc

To remove your ad if you find a ride or caravan, let us know here: www.bajawesternonion.com/submitad.asp

Need a Ride to or From the Airport? Or Someone to Assist You With Errands? - I am a young, bilingual Christian man and I can provide you with rides to or from the La Paz or San Jose Del Cabo airports. I can also help you with courier services, errands, or navigating the intricacies of dealing with Mexican businesses and the government; Car Registrations, TelCel and TelMex, CFE, Seguro Social, etc.

Reasonable Rates - Contact: Ernesto, Cel. 612-117-7497, ernie_net [- at -] hotmail.com

Driving North To San Diego/Colorado - Have car and room for another person to help share gas and driving. Car is great on gas. Trying to leave by the 28th or 29th but flexible. Willing to meet outside of La Ribera. Please email at anicejax [- at -] hotmail.com or call (970)389-2398. My phone will go to voicemail right away but I will be checking messages throughout the day. My name is Amanda B. - anicejax [- at -] hotmail.com, La Ribera

Caravan Wanted Late November To La Ventana - Caravan wanted - flexible on dates after Nov. 21. Driving SUV to La Ventana. Can meet in SD. 208-870-5093 - Renee, mtnsurf35 [- at -] hotmail.com

Rider Wanted From New Mexico - Driving down to Baja mid/late November from Taos, NM, Nogales-Los Mochas-Ferry- La Paz - Rosario Carelli, wearethedrum [- at -] yahoo.com, 828-380-0122

Package Needs Ride To TS - Will you be in Todos Santos by December 4th? I have a package from the San Francisco Bay area that must be delivered to Todos Santos by December 4th. Gracias. - rogerholman [- at -] att.net

Caravan Wantedto Todos Santos in December - Want to caravan to Todos Santos area in early December, could meet with you anywhere from Santa Rosa, CA, to San Diego. Please email Debra at goodthym [- at -] mcn.org - Debra Dawson, goodthym [- at -] mcn.org

Looking For Vehicle To Drive - Looking to drive someone's vehicle down to Baja for the Winter. I will be leaving early December to Todos Santos from Santa Cruz. Thank you. - Angie Young, mpyogi1 [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos

Caravan Phoenix-Nogales-Guaymas-Ferry To Santa Rosalia-Loreto - Am planning to drive above route sometime between Thanksgiving and December 10, within that period my dates are flexible. Would like to caravan all or part if possible. Contact: - Roberta, rhintransit [- at -] yahoo.com

Ride Sought Dec. 13 - I need a ride from the San Jose del Cabo airport to Todos Santos at noon on Dec. 13, 2011. I'll also need a ride back to the airport and back on Dec. 23 and Jan. 1. Anyone who goes in frequently with whom I can ride along and pay for the gas or who does driving back and forth as a service, please feel free to contact me. I am coming from Victoria, BC. Canada. Thanks, Judy. - Judy Lightwater, jlightwater [- at -] shaw.ca, 250-598-6034, Todos Santos

Baja Via Baja Ferries Mid-December - Traveling through Nogales, around Dec. 17. Plan on taking the Baja Ferry to La Paz on or around Dec. 19. Is anyone traveling that route and would want to convoy together? Safety in numbers. I speak fluent Spanish and can help with translating. Let me know, Sylvia, treaturfeet [- at -] yahoo.com or phone 928-282-5969 - treaturfeet [- at -] yahoo.com, Los Barriles

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Pet Corner (Lost and Found pet articles will run for two weeks)

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Missing Great Dane - Missing dog, answers to the name of Apollo. It is a male Great Dane, short hair, gray with black spots, it has a yellow chain. It got lost arround Las Flores, last seen on Wednesday, Nov. 23. Please contact us if you`ve seen it. - Julio Rodriguez, julio_01diaz [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-154-6284, Baja California Sur

Sweetheart Cat Needs Home - Lovable, affectionate, friendly and well mannered. This "street cat" has been spayed, is young but not too, probably around a year old. She's been given flea treatment, fed well for a few weeks and in good shape now. But we are leaving for the states at the end of November and she needs to find a permanent home. - Colleen Ray, 805-712-1664, Todos Santos

Good Info On What To Do If You Lose Your Dog In Baja (or Anywhere) - This excellent article courtesy of Baja Insider: www.bajainsider.com/baja-life/pet-care/findinglostdogs.htm - The Baja Western Onion

Dog Lost? Check with Baja Dogs - If you have lost a dog, please check with Baja Dogs La Paz at 612-155-8948 or email lostdog [- at -] bajadogs.org. We quite often have dogs at the refuge that we hope owners will claim.

Dogs for Adoption: We have many wonderful dogs for adoption. Please come out and visit the refuge in El Centenario or call 612-155-8948. All of our dogs are vaccinated, spayed or neutered and healthy.

How to Donate: To donate to Baja Dogs La Paz, you can do so through Pay Pal, donate directly through our bank: Bancomer, Account #164033159; donate directly at the refuge or email bdlp [- at -] bajadogslapaz.org and we will make arrangements to pick up your donation. We also are very grateful for any donations of any type of dog food. Please call 612-140-2575 for pick up. Thank you!

All donations are used for general operating and maintenance of the refuge, our spay and neuter campaign and education programs. You may choose where you want your money spent. 100% of all donations to Baja Dogs La Paz, AC are used to help rescue street dogs in La Paz or to reduce their numbers. Donations pay for food, medication, veterinary care, utilities and water, cleaning supplies, etc., and 1 full-time and 2 part-time staff members who care for the dogs 7 days a week. No Board Member receives compensation. - Mario, info [- at -] bajadogslapaz.org, www.bajadogslapaz.org/, 612-155-8948, La Paz

Impossible to Resist! - New arrivals at Kitty Heaven despite all of our efforts to spay and neuter (but without the help of the community, there would be even more!).

All colors, all very young and playful. For more information, call Angelique at 612-145-0250 or write her at BajaKitties [- at -] Yahoo.com

Kitty Heaven is the only all-cat refuge in Baja California Sur. Visit us on the web athttp://bajarescue.org/#KittyHeaven.

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Submit your Pet Corner articles here: http://www.bajawesternonion.com/submitad.asp (and remember to Spay and Neuter your pets)

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