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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted
The Pet Corner - Lost and Found
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Tuesday, May 6, 2014
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The Hummingbird Festival is here! - Please check out this exciting line-up of events, all starting at the Todos Santos Cultural Center at 12:00 noon on Sunday, May 11. Entrance to the festival is free, as is participation in all workshops and activities. Click on the image to see the entire schedule. Regional food, juices and handicrafts for sale. There's something for the whole family from games, crafts, music and scholarly presentations. We look forward to seeing you there!
El Festival de Colibrí y Dia Internacional del Ave Migratoria llegará muy pronto! Hay que checar la lista de asombroso de eventos. Empezando en el centro cultural de Todos Santos a las 12pm en el domingo 11 de mayo. La entrada, talleres, y actividades son GRATIS. Vamos a tener comida regional, jugos naturales y artesanías, musica en vivo, y presentaciónes academicas. !Nos vemos allá en el festival! - Stephanie Rousso, Stephanie [- at -] ProFaunaBaja.org, 612 1506667, https://www.facebook.com/HummingbirdFestivalTodoSantos, www.ProFaunaBaja.org, Todos Santos
Mexican Weirdos At The Chill N Grill - Sunday, May 11, 7pm. Happy Hour 4-6pm. Steaks, Burgers and Wings on the Grill. Also Check out Rockin Taco Tuesdays with Open Mic and Bingo on Fridays at 6pm. Located behind the Pemex Gas Station on Rangel - Cary Corado, cary_corado [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 151 1441, Todos Santos
The Mating Game: Winners And Losers - Renowned botanist and botanical illustrator, Dr. Esme F. Hennessy, M.Sc, Ph.D., F.L.S. of the University of Natal, South Africa, will be the keynote speaker at the Todos Santos Hummingbird Festival on Sunday, May 11, 6:30 PM in the lobby of the Hotel Guaycura. She'll be giving a whole new twist to the old birds and bees talk! To find her, just follow the mariachis from the festival at the Cultural Center! The Hotel Guaycura will also be raffling off a fantastic door prize for attendees - a one night stay in the hotel's Oasis Suite, complete with a bottle of champagne! - Sergio Jauregui, https://www.facebook.com/HummingbirdFestivalTodoSantos, Todos Santos
Dog Lost Near Pescadero Reward $$$ -->> - My dog was lost. His name is Oso. He is wearing a blue collar with a tag. The tag has his U.S number on it. He is a Akita mix. He is a light yellow color with wite socks and white tip on his tail. He is very friendly and about 18months old. If seen or found please call. Reward$ - Colt Semingson, colt.semingson [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 136 8736
Cargo Trailer - Must Sell - Enclosed 14' Cargo Trailer For Sale - 2008 Continental Tailwind Tandem axle 14' cargo trailer, no leaks. Equalizer hitch, good tires, great shape. Interior - floor is sealed and has adjustable tie down system on walls and anchor points on floor. $3000 USD obo. Must sell. - Ray, ray.weind [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos
Freedive Class At Palapas Ventana In La Ventana - Freedive Class May 13-18. FII level one certification with Mexico's Free Diving Champion Alfredo Romo. 4 spots left 2 day class and 2 days guided spearfishing with instruction, accomodations, meals, boats, poolwork, certification, and more. Located at Palapas Ventana in La Ventana, come gain or improve your freediving experience and learn from a true profesional. Email: tim [- at -] palapasventana.com phone 6121140198 - Tim Hatler, tim [- at -] palapasventana.com, httt://www.palapasventana.com, 612 114 0198, La Paz
Heaven On Earth 2015 - Heaven on Earth 2015, December 29, 2014-Jan 2 2015. Amazing printing on clay theme this year; monoprinting, screenprinting,decals, blockprinting, and tortilla printing. The 2D folks are really going to play in heaven this year. Dream Team artist Jos Sances, Pam Stefl Toki and Donna Billick will fill you with creative techniques for using clay and printing. Iker will be cooking a noon feast. This is a soon to fill workshop, so reserve your spot...and come to our Heavenly Todos Santos. Contact me at rockartus [- at -] aol.com or call 530 219 5918 - Donna Billick, rockartus [- at -] aol.com, http://www.donnabillickart.com, 530 219 5918
Please Help Orphan Puppies - Found three little puppies on the side of the highway eating rotten fish and trash. Mom no where / maybe dumped or mom was killed by car. I cannot afford food for them and not stable in my living situation, please, please help. I don't want to put them to sleep. Please help if you have farm, house, any place for them. they are so hungry, they eat like piranhas. - Stephanie Rousso, stephanie [- at -] profaunabaja.org, 612 150 6667, Todos Santos
Save The Date! - Thank you to everyone who supported Bistro Mágico this season. We are grateful for your patronage and it was fun serving you. We will be closing for the season on Thursday, May 15th - which will be our final day of regular hours. We will also be relocating to a different space next season. Anyone who is interested in our current space for either a small café or a creative office space can contact me and I will put you in touch with the landlord. You will still be able to buy our Bistro to Go products at Que Rico for the next few months. Our current hours are Tues-Friday 11am – 3pm.
On Saturday, May 24, we will be hosting a fantastic multi-household season-closing garage sale at the Bistro from 9am – 3pm. Fun kitchen stuff, chairs, furniture and knick knacks. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Pesky Dogs Rescue Foundation. Please email us if you would like to participate in the sale. Feliz Verano. - Bistro Magico, info [- at -] bistromagico.com, www.bistromagico.com, 612 169 9200, Todos Santos
Looking For A Rental For July In Todos Santos Or Cerritos - My wife, myself and our 3 boys (14,11,9 well behaved) are looking for a home to rent for the month of July. We want our kids to experience and love Mexico as much as we do! We would take exceptional care of your property and leave it as we found it. We have a budget of $2000.00. We will be driving down from Leavenworth Washington. Our dates are pretty flexible. 25-30 days. Thanks! Sheldon and Heidi Call, Email or Text. - Sheldon Flick, sefiii1964 [- at -] gmail.com, 509 679 2898, Todos Santos
Our Las Tunas Cat Needs A Temporary Home - We are looking for a temporary home for our 7 year old male, neutered, flame point siamese cat. He ran away the day we were due to fly back to the US. He loves the Baja. We tried freighting him but that isn't possible so we are looking for a home for him until October. He is an amazing mouser and primarily an outdoor cat. Our neighbors are feeding him now but they are leaving at the end of May. We will pay all expenses. If you can help us or know of someone who can please contact us soon. - Terry Merriman, tkmew23 [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos
NEW, Complete Dish Network HD Satellite TV System For Just $399 US - That's right, for the first time ever, we're offering a complete, High-definition Dish Network Satellite TV System for just $399 US, with local installation available. Add Digital Video Recording feature for just $150 more (monthly HD, DVR, and multiple receiver fees may apply). Price includes: dish, receiver, mount, Us and Mexican shipping and importation, and account setup! With one small, 50cm dish (20") and high-definition receiver, you'll receive US networks (ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, PBS) in High-definition, plus up to 80 channels in English, 30 channels in Spanish - anywhere in Baja.
HD sports, news, entertainment and movie channels include: A&E, AMC, Animal Planet, BBC America, Bravo, CMT, CNBC, CNN, Discovery, Disney, DiY, Encore Movies, ESPN, Fox Sports, Fox News, HBO, Golf Channel, Hallmark, HGTV, History, IFC, MLB, MSNBC, National Geographic, NFL Network, Science Channel, TBS, TLC, TNT, USA, Weather Channel, and many more. Subscription packages start at just $54.99/mo. with no contract required, and Local Networks in HD Included at No Extra Charge from your choice of eight Midwest cities. Place your account on vacation hold and reactivate when you return, or take it with you. This system is portable; set it up anywhere in Baja.
For a complete list of available channels and subscription packages, visit: eldoradosatellite/BajaTV/. For more details, please send Email: eldoradosatellite [- at -] gmail.com. El Dorado Satellite (formerly Baja Satellite), eldoradosatellite.com/BajaTV/.
Handyman, Housesitter, Dog Sitter Avail: Pesca, Ts, Tunas - I am a jack of all trades re-locating to the Pescadero area from Oregon May 15-21. I am looking for handyman/ contractor/ house sitting work. Or sales, or ? I am 49, reliable as the day is long and can give references. I am clean cut, honest, have transportation, great with pets. Contract, fee, deal negotiable. Contact Eric at idiy.ericm [- at -] gmail.com. idiy.ericm [- at -] gmail.com, 541-610-5942, Todos Santos
For Sale - 24' Titan Gooseneck Horse/stock Trailer - Like new condition. Towed 5,000 miles. No rust, cleaned after every haul. Dark Red color. Duel axles, brakes on both axels, custom wheels. Rubber floor mats, extra lighting, removable waterproof side covers. Storage space for saddles or hay. Interior stock doors with man doors create 3 separate stalls for hauling up to 6 horses. Open it can carry up to 8 horses, slant loaded. Road ready. 1,500 miles on re-packed bearings, brakes 70%, tires 40%. $12,000 US. E-mail for pix and more info. - Bret, coachman [- at -] flyinghorse.org, Pescadero
Plastic Surgeon In La Paz - Offers 30 Years of Experience. Certified until 2015, member of ISAPS (International Society Of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery), member of AMCPER (Mexican Society Of Plastic Surgery), and many others. I do any cosmetic surgery, botox, fillers, radiofrecuency (procedure in which you get skin tightening, and treatment of cellulite), intense pulse light (treatment in which you improve the quality of your skin, and disappear sun damage), permanent hair removal.
Special offer until May: Botox for $4,000 pesos.
My address is Ignacio Ramirez at the corner with Reforma street. Visit drmanliospeziale.com where you can see surgery results of pre and postoperative cases. Do not take risks: If you are going to do something cosmetic, do it with a Certified Plastic Surgeon.
- Manlio Speziale, manliospeziale [- at -] gmail.com, drmanliospeziale.com, 612 1295252 Office, Cell 612 141 6298, La Paz
Looking For Live-in Position - Hello! I am looking for a live in position. I have a degree. I can tutor your children in English and a variety of subjects. I am an excellent driver, and cook. rda331963 [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos
4 X 4 Utility Quad For Sale - 2003 Yamaha Wolverine. Utility quad 4X4, 350cc, great shape and well taken care of, low hours, cargo rack, very rugged and durable quad. sunandseapaddle [- at -] outlook.com, Los Barriles
Misc. For Sale - Misc. for sale, email for pricing! Eden Mirin Rice Cooking Wine, Eden Ume Plum Vinegar, Eden Organic Kukicha Twig Tea, Dried Shitake Mushrooms, Organic Dulse Sea Seasoning, Organic Dulse With Garlic sea seasoning, Raw Yacon Root, Uncle Bobs Gluten Free Flour, Spry & XyliChew Sugar Free Chewing Gum; Alba Moisturizing Shave Cream, Host Defense Immunity Support Supplement, TerrainZyme HCL Prozyme, Thorne Basic Prenatal Multi-Vitamins. - Michelle, michellehar30 [- at -] hotmail.com
For Sale: Seal A Meal - Vacuum Food Storage Sealer & Bags - Selling a vacuum food storage sealer from Seal A Meal and some sealer bags. Rarely used. Selling for $600 pesos. - Chris, chrishar00 [- at -] gmail.com
Furniture! Casa Decor La Paz & Cabo - Patio Furniture * Wicker & Rattan * Marble * Rustic Hand Painted Furniture * Copper Furniture * Lighting * Kitchen Cabinets * Doors * Floor & Wall Covering * Art * Accessories * Metal Furniture * Fountains and Urns * Mexican Furniture * Imports from Around the World * Large Selection of Furniture, Rugs & Accessories. Interior Design Service! Custom Furniture! We have it all! 2 locations (Cabo and La Paz) Summer Sale: 25% to 40% Off Selected items!
Now Wholesale to the Public: ** Low Price Guarantee. Venta de Mayoreo al Publico ** Garantizamos los precios mas baratos
Cabo San Lucas: km 3.5 on four lane next to Artisanos & Natural Granit. Tel:172 6675; Vonage: 888-557-6533; Mexican Cell: 624-176 8146. Mary Aguirre E-mail: mary.aguirre [- at -] casadecorcabo.com
La Paz: 12,000 sq. Warehouse 560 Marques De Leon
Visit our website at AntiqueRowMarket.com or e-mail: richards77 [- at -] pcisys.net
3 to 12 month Credit - no interest with Banamex card Telephone: 612-129-3364 or Cell: 612-141-7615; USA Telephone: 303-777-5157 - Luis Hernandez
Free Ayurveda & Natural Meditation Seminar - Certified Ayurvedic Practitioner Valma Brenton from Baja Yoga & Ayurveda is offering a Free seminar on Ayurvedic Wellness and a Natural Meditation Technique. The Heart-Based Meditation is an effortless, mantra-based meditation that connects us with the source of love itself. This Source is an underlying field of consciousness, which animates all of life and connects us to one another. It’s qualities are loving, healing, intelligent, creative, and blissful. And the more consciousness we carry, the more we embody these qualities ourselves. Come to the Pura Vida Health Food Store on Tuesday, May 13th at 10:30 Am and learn more. - Valma Brenton, vbrenton [- at -] island.net, http://www.bajayoga-ayurveda.com, 612 131 6387
Options In Purifying Water - Filters claiming 99.99% bacteria removal seem impressive. Bacterias are large in the world of waterborne contaminants and removing them is simple and inexpensive. An impressive filter removes viruses, bacterias, endotoxins, DNA, RNA, heavy metals, sub-micron and nanosize organic and inorganic particles under pressure without chemicals, electricity, wasting water or stripping minerals. Viruses and heavy metals are found in drinking water throughout the world. If removing viruses and a host of other nano nasties hacking away at your immune system interests you, call me. I'm a full time resident passionate about clean water. Water test results and referrals provided. Competitive prices. - Barbara Manfrediz, PureWaterBaja [- at -] gmail.com, 612-142-2290, Todos Santos
1993 Chevy Sunrise Winnebago And 2013 150cc Scooter - 30 Ft, 39,720 miles Winnebago. Full kitchen with dinette/child's bed, comfy queen bed in back, large full bath, lots of storage, Excellent condition. Sold as is. $6500 US or best offer. Additional Pictures Available.
La Paz area. Scooter with ramp and platform for transport behind motorhome. 97 miles, very new. $1400 US OBO. Let's make a deal for both. Call Matisse - Matisse, 612-161-0413, La Paz
1992 Toyota Landcruiser 4x4 New Paint, Nice, This Week Only! - This week only or im driving it home! Beautiful 1992 Toyota Landcruiser 4x4.$2000 in paint and bodywork just finished. New battery. New windshield. New wiper blades. New antenna. Recent brakes. Good tires and shocks. 2" lift. Tow package. 265k. Well maintained and runs/drives excellent. New tags good until may 2015. South Dakota plates (easy renewal). 3rd owner. This week only $3795 or best cash offer (or pesos). Please call (612)105-4012 to test drive. Located in san jose del cabo. Please go to craigslist ad for photos: http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/cto/4452504980.html. jeremywlord [- at -] gmail.com, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/cto/4452504980.html, 612 105 4012, San Jose Del Cabo
Ford 1979 - NOT WANTED, 1979 Ford conversion van, low miles, new motor, runs great, good mileage, clear WA title, 2000 shells or best offer. - Alia Webb, bajmahal [- at -] gmail.com, 612-114-0214
Exotic Palms - No Paradise Without Palms - Visit a working palm plantation. Come by for a walk around a beautiful, organized palm plantation in Todos Santos. We have species big and small. Drive away with smaller potted palms in your car or truck, or make arrangements to supply your development project with hundreds or thousands of mature palms. There is lots of good information on our website: palms.mx.
We have a crane truck to move massive specimens. If you have a development or larger project, we can work with your Architect or Landscape Architect - We have plenty of references.
To find us, go to our website, where there's lots of good information, and click on the 'Contact & Finding Us' button - if you print out these clear instructions, you'll have no problems locating us. Our Plantation Manager, Nepo, lives on site. You can make arrangements with him to drop by for a visit. Nepo speaks Spanish only, but he can show you around, and he knows all the prices.
For larger sales, please contact Dean McQuillen - email included below. See you soon! - Dean Mcquillen, todossantos1 [- at -] hotmail.com, palms.mx, 612.152.6785 (Nepo), Todos Santos
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What's Happening At The Distillery - The Distillery Theater Presents: Tues. May 6, The Challenger (7.5 IMDb). Fri. May 9, The Monuments Men. Director: George Clooney
Writers: George Clooney (screenplay), Grant Heslov (screenplay), Stars: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, Cate Blanchett, John Goodman, and best actor Oscar winner Jean Dujardin. Please make reservations. Showtime 7:45. Come early for best seating. Our films are free with Dinner and Drinks. Free popcorn and James's shorts.
We are presently putting together our new summer menu. please take this opportunity to participate and send us your ideas on what you would like to see. We will be increasing our Vegetarian and Gluten free dishes and All our offerings will be MSG free. Our Baja Moonshine Vodka is gluten free and we have had an enthusiastic response to that, so will mark some items on the menu (GF) for our concerned clients.
Restaurant/bar open 5 days 11am.- 9 pm. and Sunday 10-3 (later if we have an event or too much fun). Closed Mondays. Handcrafted Moonshine, Vodka, and Tequila available for free tasting and purchase all day, everyday. We proudly serve Baja Brewing Draft Beers and our Baja Midnight inspired unique cocktails (like our Moonjito, Moonrise, or Shinearita). - James, merlo4u [- at -] earthlink.net, thedistillery.mx/, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos
Save My Phone Number - You never know--- I'm a local family man, Jonathan Salgado, with some available (5-6 hour days) to paint or varnish your furniture, or make your yard look like a clean garden park. Many projects you have been putting off can be completed now. I am your affordable Guy-Friday (or you choose the day, lol) no job is too small or insignificant. If your spanish is poor, translation is only a phone-call away. So, let’s clean-up and prepare for a great rainy summer! - Jonathan Salgado, 612 149-3034
2005 Ford F150 Fx4 4x4 For Sale. 110,100mi. $11,700 Usd - Original owner, well maintained and ready to go anywhere. I bought a diesel and must let my Ford go. 5.4 Triton gasoline engine. This truck has a large 37 gallon gas tank, rear air bags for heavy loads if needed, factory tow package, parking sensors, electric driver seat, has all the extras with the FX factory off road model. It comes with a matching shell with a roof rack included in the price. South Dakota plates good until November of 2014. I have the title in hand and ready. Go to http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/cto/4452234765.html for pictures. - Roger Thompson, alixdog1 [- at -] msn.com, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/cto/4452234765.html, La Paz
Loreto and Mulege Satellite TV and Internet Services - Offering quality installation and repair services for Shaw Direct Satellite TV, HughesNet and commercial V-Sat Internet systems, wired and wireless home networks, VoIP telephony, home theater and structured cabling.
I'm based in Loreto, but willing to travel to remote locations. Fully bilingual, with references available upon request. Contact Jose Antonio Davila. Mx cell: 613 111 9779. US # 619 534 6401, Email: josedavilav [- at -] gmail.com, Loreto
Insulated Concrete Homes - We are Estrella del Norte Construcciones the authorized Novidesa dealer for the entire Baja Peninsula. Please contact us for information on insulated homes here in Mexico. We sell forms, build homes, or can train you or your contractor to use Novidesa. ICF homes use a quarter of the energy compared to block. Completed fully insulated homes starting at 100 usd/ ft2. - Kelly Hoogers, ednc.sc [- at -] hotmail.com, http://www.ednc.biz, 612 108 6963, Baja California Sur
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Restaurant Equipment For Sale And Misc. - We have for sale a double-door refrigerator. It's a commercial one in good shape and it's going out for $1200 USD. We also have a freezer. It's new and we are willing to sacrifice it for $900 USD. Also, an espresso machine for $400 USD, two electronic smokers for $450 USD each. We are willing to negociate on all items. Everything must go! CALL 612 141 7615. - Luis Hernandez , casadecorlapaz [- at -] me.co, 612 141 7615
Need Service For Your Dish TV, Shaw Direct, Or Hughesnet Internet System? - If you need service, I can help you. Whether you need new parts, a new dish or cables, or just a repointing to get you back online or restore your TV service, call me at 612 104 2000 or send an Email to todossantostech [- at -] gmail.com or showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es.
I am local, and I provide service for new installations and repairs for the entire Los Cabos region at reasonable rates. - Ernesto Pardo, Todos Santos Technologies, todossantostech [- at -] gmail.com, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, 612 104 2000, Todos Santos
Property Baja California Sur Mexico For Sale - The lot is ready to build, with blue prints for a two story home or use your own. Only a short walk away from the Sea of Cortes and right across from the picturesque San Marcos Island, with amazing views and all services: underground electricity, running water, sewage (septic) satellite and Internet is available. Has a clear title. In the village of San Bruno B.SC. 5 miles south of San Lucas Bay/ San Lucas Cove is the boat launch/pier. The lot is 321.42 SQ meters with an 8x10 storage building with plumbing for washing machine and a Spanish tile roof - Dini Jaskowski, https://www.facebook.com/propertybajasurmexico, 2086504629, Baja California Sur
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Local Services Directory Return to Top Construction InnovationsNew Energy Saving Block - R-30, acoustically efficient, fire, pest, hurricane proof. Low introductory pricing. See work in progress. - Jeff Welch, efblockpacific [- at -] gmail.com, 612-178 -0109; cell 612-117-3353
Computer RepairsJosue Castillo Parts, service, cleaning, anti-virus, home and office wired and wireless networking. - 612 143 1508, jocama85 [- at -] hotmail.com, Pescadero Personal DevelopmentArt for Life - Creative Coaching, Arts Workshops. Zoe Edmonds will help unleash your creativity and give the support you need to realize your creative projects. Email: zoe [- at -] artforlifebaja.com; Phone: 612-105-0056; Web: artforlifebaja.com. Property RentalFederal Zone To Rent - Cerritos Beach - Help us build a community of services and vendors. Tell us how much area you need pho.to/4bHDU. - Los Cerritos Corp, fedzone [- at -] live.com, Pescadero Satellite TV/Water SystemsTodos Santos Technologies - Water System Installation, Tinaco cleaning, Satellite TV system installs and repairs. - Humberto Pardo, 612-104-2000, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, Todos Santos. Solar EnergySolar Energy Products - Controllers, inverters, pumps, refrigerators, panels from $1.40 US/watt. Facturas available. Como El Sol, S.de RL de CV, 612-149-3825, Pescadero heideladam02 [- at -] gmail.com Solar Hot Water SystemsSolstice Solar of Baja - Solar hot-water systems for pool and home reduce energy costs and fossil-fuel dependency. - Skip Ackerman, info [- at -] solsticesolarofbaja.com, solsticesolarofbaja.com, 970-963-0846, 624-142-8002 Towing And Transport ServicesBaja Wheeling S.A. de C.V. - Legal, professional transport serving Canada, US and Mexico. For quotes, call 011-52-1-612-152-6065, email us at bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com, or visit our website bajawheeling.com. Your Service Ad Here!Advertise For Just $5 US Per Week! - Put your Service ad of up to 25 words in front of 3,900NOW 4,000 Baja Western Onion Readers. More Info > -
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Featured Events This Week
Sunday, May 11Hummingbird Festival - Beginning at 12pm and continuing through 6 p.m. The festival will be held at Centro Cultural, Todos Santos. The event is designed to celebrate a Community Hummingbird Study, workshops, live music, raffle, dance performances, artesanal crafts, kids activities, bird presentations, bird watching. - Stephanie Rousso Stephanie [- at -] ProFaunaBaja.org, 612 1506667, www.ProFaunaBaja.orgTuesday, May 13
The Mating Game: Winners And Losers - Renowned botanist and botanical illustrator, Dr. Esme F. Hennessy of the University of Natal, South Africa, will be the keynote speaker at the Todos Santos Hummingbird Festival on Sunday, May 11, 6:30 PM in the lobby of the Hotel Guaycura. - Sergio Jauregui, https://www.facebook.com/HummingbirdFestivalTodoSantos, Todos Santos
Mexican Weirdos At The Chill N Grill - Starting at 7pm. Happy Hour 4-6pm. Steaks, Burgers and Wings on the Grill. Located behind the Pemex Gas Station on Rangel - Cary Corado, cary_corado [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 151 1441, Todos Santos
Freedive Class At Palapas Ventana In La Ventana - Begins today and continues through May 18. FII level one certification with Mexico's Free Diving Champion Alfredo Romo. Located at Palapas Ventana in La Ventana. Email: tim [- at -] palapasventana.com phone 6121140198 - Tim Hatler, tim [- at -] palapasventana.com, httt://www.palapasventana.com, 612 114 0198, La PazSaturday, May 24
Benefit Garage Sale - Bistro Magico will host a multi-household season-closing garage sale at the Bistro from 9am – 3pm. Fun kitchen stuff, chairs, furniture and knick knacks. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Pesky Dogs Rescue Foundation. Please email us if you would like to participate in the sale. - Bistro Magico, info [- at -] bistromagico.com, www.bistromagico.com, 612 169 9200, Todos Santos
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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted Return to Top
Need A Car Driven North? - Anyone need a car driven north to the west coast of the USA in late April or early May? We are a couple in our late 20's. We have fallen in love with the beauty of Baja and therefore are interested in driving instead of flying. We are both great drivers and very responsible. - Sashi Douglas, sashidouglas [- at -] gmail.com, 624 129 3201
Catching A Ride To San Diego! - Looking to catch a ride to/or as close to Encinitas, San Diego,CA. Looking to leave from todos santos or neighboring town, between the 12th-14th of May. Hoping to be in San Diego by the 15thish of May. Happy to contribute gas money or food. Contact Jessica 6121699291 or email kiwi-proud [- at -] hotmail.com. Namaste. - Jessica, kiwi-proud [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 169 9291
Looking To Caravan To USA May 16th - Woman and her dog traveling from SJD May 16 to San Diego. looking to caravan with another car. Have done the trip many times, speak Spanish crossing at Tecate no rush 3 nights on the road. - Roberta, Bajadome [- at -] hotmail.com
Driving South From St George, Vegas, San Diego Middle Of May - Driving south from San Diego middle of May, room for one person; with pick-up, can bring items SUP, Kayak and so on. If dutiable I pay duty. - Dean devolpi, dean [- at -] la-ventana.com, 612-114-0202, United States
Heading To Tucson Via The Baja Ferry Mid May 2014 - Looking to caravan via the Baja Ferries to Tucson. Would like to leave around May 13th or 14th. Speak fluent Spanish if you need some help with translations. Thanks - Sylvia, treaturfeet [- at -] yahoo.com, 624-141-0332
Driving North May 19 - I am driving to LA May 19th with my dog will take 3 nights on road, not in a rush. Looking to caravan preferably with another woman. crossing at Tecate Have done this trip many times. Speak Spanish and know the roads. - Roberta Booth, bajadome [- at -] hotmail.com
Submit your Rides or Caravans Needed/Available articles here: http://www.bajawesternonion.com/submitarticle.asp
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Hola. I Am Mr. Pup - I used to be hungry, thirsty and full of fleas before I was rescued on 5 de Feb. in La Paz. I am now clean, healthy, and I had my shots. I am very intelligent, a good watch dog, and I love people. Would you please adopt me? - Diane Phillips, di4worship [- at -] gmail.com, 612 183-2165, Todos Santos
Need Help To Ship A Little Dog To Ojai, California - I need help to send back a Little dog from Cabos airport to Ojai, California, can be either by car or by flight to Santa Barbara, California. I can't take him and needs to be traveling with someone at least at the closer aiport to Santa Barbara. Please call me 612 177 8048 or 624 134 5943 - Jannine Castro, jannine.castro [- at -] gmail.com, 612 177 8048, La Paz
Found In Pescadero - A gorgeous black medium sized terrier showed up at Baja Beans in Pescadero last Sunday. He had been spotted running about on the 4 lane the day before. He must have a family looking for him as he's very healthy and happy. We are keeping him safe and happy until we can find his humans. Call Mariposa for more information 612-176-3119 or send us an email. pescydogs [- at -] hotmail.com
Found Brown Dog With Blue Collar - A sweet brown dog followed my wife and I home from La Cachora Beach Wed night April 23. He is a male with Blue collar and darker face. Probably about 9-12 months old. Well behaved, fixed, well fed... We are sure their owner is missing him. Please call if you know who he belongs to. 6121970275 0r 6121692095 - Kurtis Parsons, puravidahealthfood [- at -] gmail.com
Flying Dogs - I am looking for information and people's experiences when flying their dogs out of Baja in particularly to Toronoto. I would appreciate any helpful information. Gracias. bajabeck [- at -] gmail.com
Not Getting Enough Affection? - Need some loving? There are many beautiful cats and kittens just waiting to purr for you at Kitty Heaven. You could visit with them once a week or as often as you like. You might even want to help clean up a bit or maybe buy them some food. Why don't you come for a visit? - they love meeting new friends. - Angelique, bajakitties [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0250
Good Info On What To Do If You Lose Your Dog In Baja (or Anywhere) - This excellent article courtesy of Baja Insider: bajainsider.com/baja-life/pet-care/findinglostdogs.htm -
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Ministero Publico/State Police, 612 145 0198, Commandante Erigoyen
Bomberos/Fire Department, Cel. 612-142-6387, Commandante Cadena
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