In This Issue:
Featured Events This Week
Local Services Directory
Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted
The Pet Corner - Lost and Found
Police / Fire Department
Friday, May 16, 2014 -- Weekend
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Community Events Calendar
Frequently Asked Questions
Gastrovino: A Full weekend of Wine and Food-Loving Events - To be held Friday, May 23, through Sunday, May 25.
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Kick it off with the Blind Wine Tasting Challenge BCS at the Cultural Center. 24 Wines Tasted Blind from all 12 Participating Festival Wineries, attendees compete for accuracy and top 3 winners receive Premium Bottles and Cash prizes. Only 400 pesos entrance and only 50 seats available. Hosted and Directed by the famous Winemaker and Engineer Luis Raventos of Catalunya, resident enologist and manager of Freixenet México in Querétaro, central México.
In addition to the Main Event on Saturday, don't miss the 8 course pairing dinner featuring 5 of Mexico's Best Wineries: Maridaje Mágico [- at -] the Hotel California and the Best Bubblies of México paired with Fresh local seafood [- at -] the Bubbly Beach Brunch [- at -] the brand new El Faro Beach Club by Guaycura.
Tickets available for all events at La Libreria Tecolote and La Bodega de Todos Santos in Downtown Todos Santos. Cabo San Lucas: The Wine Market (behind Banamex & McDonalds) and San José del Cabo (Pez Gordo [- at -] Palmilla Shoppes). La Paz: The Got Baja Store( half block off the Central Plaza).Friday, May 23 - Cata Concurso BCS 12-3:00PM Catado Ciego. $400pAll Featured Mexican Wines on sale at Special Promotional Festival Prices all weeked long! Salud! - La Bodega, festival [- at -] gastrovino.mx, www.gastrovino.mx, 612 176 1910
Friday, May 23 - Maridaje Magico 7:30PM Hotel California, Todos Santos. $100 USD
Saturday, May 24 - Degustacaciones de Vinocolas y Restaurantes Locales 2-6PM Public Plaza, Todos Santos. Preventa: $350p Dia del Evento: $400p
Sunday, May 25 - Bubbly Beach Brunch 11-3PM, El Faro $400p
Festival De Artes - In San Antonio on Sunday November 16th 2014 we invite all artesanos to participate in our 6th anual Festival de Artes. No food please. Please contact me to schedule your place. - Maryzonia, creazonya [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-119-7668
One Dog X Six Years = 67,000 More Dogs - One cat X seven years = 420,000 more cats. Those are real numbers. The only answer is spay and neuter - the ONLY answer.
The fund to assist local Mexican residents of Todos Santos with these surgeries is almost bone dry. We have many more months before we can expect another clinic - which means many more unwanted dogs and cats. Our local vets give a discount but they must be paid for their work. Can you help? Any donation, no matter how small, will help. Tax deductible donations can be made on our web site through PayPal - bajarescue.org and Kate at El Tecolote book store will accept payments in cash or by check. Thank you for helping to make Todos Santos a community with animals who are loved and wanted. -- Amigos de Los Animales de Todos Santos bajakitties [- at -] yahoo.com, www.bajarescue.org, 145-0250
Indigo Cafe - Now open for delicious panini sandwiches, wraps , and big salads with organic locally grown greens and veggies, served to go or to be enjoyed on our little patio, surrounded with art. We will tailor our menu to your needs,... Also party platters for pick up,... - Frieda Telemans, indigotodossantos [- at -] yahoo.com, https://www.facebook.com/indigotodossantos, 6121 1373473, Todos Santos
Yard Sale - Tools, furniture, household items etc. Sat. May, 17 9a-1p. Los Torotes and Playitas. 3rd right after big arroyo (~1/2 mile past new pavement). Follow signs and look for the balloons. email with any questions Amanda. akjones7071 [- at -] yahoo.com
Professional Quality Elliptical Exercise Machine - Cleaning out the house and no room to take it home. Excellent condition. Well maintained. Great exercise without stress on the hips or knees. Lose those inches or pounds or just ramp up your fitness routines. Asking $65usd. - Mike Mcallister, heronsnestbaja [- at -] earthlink.net, 612-176-9058, Todos Santos
Dharma Talks With Robert K. Hall - Dharma Talks offered by Robert K Hall, Sundays 10-11:30 am at Cañada del Diablo, located at the east end of Calle Centenario. The talks are preceded by a period of guided meditation with instructions in the Vipassana tradition. Everyone is welcome.
Select talks are also available for listening online by subscribing at the blog site.
Robert's book Everybody Now/Todos Ya also available at the Tecolote bookstore in Todos Santos. The book is compilation of 10 transcribed Dharma talks offered in both English and Spanish. - Alvaro Colindres, eldharma [- at -] mac.com, roberthalldharmatalks.wordpress.com, Baja California Sur
Headed North? - Don't throw away your dog food if you have some leftover. The beach dogs aren't fussy. You can drop it at Tecolote book store and Kate will make sure it gets to the doggies. Gracias, - Los Amigos De Los Perros De La Playa
Seeking Employment - Seeking employment as manager.I have been working in the tourist industry here in Cabo for 20 years and currently night manager at a resort in Pescadero. I can help set up a new business or manage your business. I am American with full Mexican citizenship. email devore2014 [- at -] gmail.com - Devore Sherman, devore2014 [- at -] gmail.com, 624 171 1863, Todos Santos
For Sale - 24' Horse/stock Trailer-->> - Titan Gooseneck Trailer - Like new condition. Towed 5,000 miles. No rust. Clean. 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 more pix and info. In Pescadero. - Bret, coachman [- at -] flyinghorse.org
Want To Send Goods To British Columbia - Am looking to send volumn of 2 or 3 pallets of houshold goods and some artwork to Vancouver or Victoria. Anyone driving up who wants to do this for pay? Anyone have a professional carrier to recommend? The artwork is glass, very well packed but still requires some special attention. Respond by email or cell phone. Thanks for any help. - Wendy Faith, wendy_faith [- at -] yahoo.ca, 612 116 6965, Todos Santos
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
Mulege House For Sale By Owner - Two bedrooms, bath, living/dining rom, kitchen and laundry room. 300m² lot with 42m² construction. Fenced yard with fruit trees. Phone in Tijuana: 664 685 6143
Swim With Whale Sharks! - Whale Sharks are still feeding in the Bay of La Paz! Don't miss the opportunity to swim with these docile giants! Join us Thursday, May 22 from 8-4 for the Eco-Adventure of a Lifetime! Tour includes: Round trip transportation from Todos Santos or La Paz, Snorkeling equipment, Wetsuit, Snacks and refreshments, Four hours on the water, plus a bilingual guide and snorkeling instructor. Rate $85 usd contact us or visit the website to reserve. - Tortugueros Las Playitas A. C., tortugueroslasplayitas [- at -] gmail.com, http://www.todostortugueros.org/whale_sharks.html, 145.0353 or 612 177.8393, Todos Santos
Need Free Or Cheap Boat - La Paz was once one of the most productive pearl oyster fisheries in the world. Overfishing wiped it out. Now an nonprofit organization called Noroeste Sostenible (NOS) is trying to bring it back using some really innovative new cultivation methods in the Bay of La Paz. They need a free or cheap kayak, canoe, aluminum boat--anything that floats-- to ferry them from beaches to the offshore projects. If you've got a boat to donate, I'm happy to deliver it to them. Check their web site for more info. - Mike Brozda, mike.brozda [- at -] yahoo.com, http://www.nos.org.mx, 612-134-7359, Todos Santos
Cat Sitter Needed For 3 Months - Need someone to look after my cat while I am away in Canada for 3 mos. Leaving June 21 and return mid September. Mucho Gracias! t1atthelagoon [- 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
Penn International Reel For Sale - Selling A PENN International VSW30 2 Speed. Like new with Spectra $475.00 call Dick in Los. Barriles 1410607 or email bajadickfierro [- at -] hotmail.com Call or phone for photos. - Dick Villinger, bajadickfierro [- at -] hotmail.com, 1410607, Los Barriles
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
Lovely 1bdr Todos Santos Casita To Rent - Lovely, convenient, well-appointed dasita on La Poza hill. Views of huerta & pueblo. Available June - January. Oval house; round bathroom with sunken tub. Gorgeous palapa roof by one of Todos' very best palaperos, land line with wi-fi, full kitchen and bath, sweet patios and separate smaller screened palapa which can be used for massage therapy etc. One bedroom plus large bonus room that can be used as second bedroom or would be ideal work space for a painter, artist or writer. $625 per month, not including utilities or phone. peter_holden [- at -] hotmail.com, Todos Santos
What's Happening At The Distillery - The Distillery Theater presents - Fri. May 15, Still Mine. 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
Long Term Rental In Or Around Todos Santos - My name is Jeff. I am a retired glazier from southern California. I am interested in moving to this area for retirement, but want to rent a little place long term before committing to purchasing a home. I have my sweet old golden retriever named "Pepper", who travels with me everywhere. I love to surf, and am very handy. I hope to move as soon as possible. If anyone knows of a cute little casita, I would love to hear from you. - Jeff Church, pepperspaw [- at -] msn.com, 760-590-8547, Todos Santos
Household Furniture For Sale - For Sale: 1 kitchen table with zinc top - seats 6. 4 Ethan Allen Ladder Back chairs. 1 entertainment center. 1 red enamel stove - 4 burner + griddle. - Lisa Welsch, mamounatsea [- at -] hotmail.com, 612-140-1414
Sup Boards - SUP boards. New, great colors 3 different sizes 9'8, 10'5 and 11'2, comes w/ paddles! Great price - tj.schmidt72 [- at -] gmail.com, http://bajasur.es.craigslist.com.mx/spo/4462435490.html
For Rent In Pescadero - Quaint cottage on a lovely ranch in Pescadero: 1 Bedroom, furnished, utilities not included. Please call Mariposa at 612-176-3119 or email. pescydogs [- at -] hotmail.com
Palapa Society Holiday Tianguis - Turn your spring cleaning cast-offs into another’s treasures. The Palapa Society would love your gently used; clothes, shoes, furniture, kitchen, garden, automotive, tools, art, DVDs, electronics (must work), etc. We pick up and store until the HOLIDAY TIANGUIS the Saturday after Thanksgiving. And, if you have family & friends coming down, ask them to PACK FOR A CAUSE; fill a backpack with used or new items and donate, backpack and all. That would be great! This sale benefits our Beca Scholarship Program, http://palapasociety.org/. Call Susan Doyle 145-0821 or - Janna Kinkade, 145-0716, Todos Santos
2008 Silverado Truck For Sale Or Trade - chevrolet silverado truck model 2500, 4x4 v-8 92000 miles imported. price 11000us will consider trade with cash - Ray, acsacito [- at -] yahoo.com, 624-1223172, Elias Calles
Lot For Sale - Here in Todos Santos above the Las Flores área there is a 613 m/2 lot with wáter and power near by. On a hill top with views of the mountains. Asking, $15,000 USD - lowerbaja [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 161 4728, Todos Santos
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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 18Knockout Basura Round 4! - Join us for a town clean up effort, 6PM at Tres Santos Hub, Todos Santos, across from the church, corner of Juarez and Marquez de Leon. Gloves, garbage bags, Knockout Basura T-shirts and post clean up BBQ for all participants. - Christine Sperber, christine [- at -] todosaventura.com, https://www.facebook.com/TresSantosHub, 612.140.8165, Todos SantosMonday, May 19Spring Film Workshops For Adults - Escuela de Cine Leonardo Perel is proud to announce its spring workshops in English for adults, with instructor Anthony Perez Dillon, accomplished long-time filmmaker and producer. The first class, Film Appreciation, begins today and continues through May 30. Cost: $200 USD. Maximum 20 students. Proceeds from both workshops go to benefit the School’s Jóvenes en Video (Youth in Video) program. Signups in person at Tecolote Bookstore and online at jovenesenvideo.org/workshops. - Ricardo Madrazo, ricardo [- at -] jovenesenvideo.com, jovenesenvideo.org/, Todos SantosThursday, May 22
Swim With Whale Sharks - Join us from 8-4 for the Eco-Adventure of a Lifetime. Tour includes: Round trip transportation from Todos Santos or La Paz, Snorkeling equipment, Wetsuit, Snacks and refreshments, Four hours on the water, plus a bilingual guide and snorkeling instructor. Rate $85 usd contact us or visit the website to reserve. - Tortugueros Las Playitas A. C., tortugueroslasplayitas [- at -] gmail.com, http://www.todostortugueros.org/whale_sharks.html, 145.0353 or 612 177.8393, Todos SantosSaturday, 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 SantosMonday, June 2Spring Film Workshops For Adults - Escuela de Cine Leonardo Perel is proud to announce its spring workshops in English for adults, with instructor Anthony Perez Dillon, accomplished long-time filmmaker and producer. The first class, Guerrilla Filmmaking, begins today and continues through June 7. Cost: $200 USD. Maximum 20 students. Proceeds from both workshops go to benefit the School’s Jóvenes en Video (Youth in Video) program. Signups in person at Tecolote Bookstore and online at jovenesenvideo.org/workshops. - Ricardo Madrazo, ricardo [- at -] jovenesenvideo.com, jovenesenvideo.org/, Todos Santos
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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted Return to Top
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
Heading North From Todos Around May 20th - I'm heading north from Todos Santos around May 20th and am looking for someone to split gas with. Im driving a 4x4 Nissan pickup and have room for one person with minimal baggage. - Jim, jimguindon [- at -] gmail.com
Ride Share! - Girl and cat driving from Todos Santos to L.A. around May 21, looking for an easy going lady to share gas/driving. Please contact me with any questions! - Ro, rotem.miron [- at -] gmail.com, Todos Santos
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Pet Corner (Lost and Found pet articles will run for two weeks) Return to Top
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
Sweet Female Puppy In Need Of Home! - We have a very sweet ten month old female dog, Maya, in need of home. She was rescued a week ago and is now eating and drinking well. She is showing signs of Distempter, but the vet is hopeful for further recovery with close care over the next few weeks. We are leaving Baja Tue May 13 and are hoping to find a home for her where she can continued to be cared for. Please get in touch with us of you are interested in helping Maya or can help us with any other information! Thank you kindly : ) - Carly Gaffey, carlycrotty [- at -] gmail.com, 6121699291, Pescadero
Lost Yellow Lab In Pescadero - My large 100lb yellow lab wandered off with someone from in front of my house on the north side of the Cerritos point. Rocky is a big male yellow lab with a new blue collar, that was waiting for his ordered tags. He is super friendly. Please call or email if you have seen him. - Steve Fidnick, cabofiddy [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 159 3755, Pescadero
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
<-- 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
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
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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