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Entries from January 2008

Pet Boutique Spotlight: j’adore my dog

January 21st, 2008 · 1 Comment

ShareClick on the logo below and view a feature video by the Swiss Lifestyle Channel, The Avenue T.V. This television channel is dedicated to lifestyle, culture and events in Geneva, Zurich, Basel and Lausanne, Switzerland. j’adore my dog Route de la Capite 20 1223 Cologny, Switzerland Owner: Christina Clouvas

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Tags: Boutiques · Fashion · Pet Fashion & Blogs

Sushi anyone?

January 20th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareWe often go out to A’ Float Sushi, a place in Olde Town Pasadena, where little boats float around in front of you. “The Lady” likes this one because it’s close to home, there’s instant satisfaction when starving, it’s tasty for what it is and is reasonably priced. For me, it’s a perfect opportunity to […]

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Tags: Adventure · ELVIS

CAPTAIN AMERICA…WHAT?!!!

January 19th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareCAPTAIN AMERICA SHOT DEAD BY SNIPER, AGE 66 Original posting on 2007-03-10 22:11:09 The New York Times The Marvel Entertainment superhero, created in 1941 as a patriotic adversary for the Nazis, is killed off in CAPTAIN AMERICA #25. It hit the stands yesterday. We knew last week but didn’t want to ruin it for anyone. […]

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The story of the random pancake

January 16th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Share It happens to you when you least expect it, like finding a $20 bill in your jean back pocket. The Lady seems to always find money. Last year we were out for a walk around the block and she saw green glistening from the bushes. It was a downed mylar shamrock balloon and at […]

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Tags: Adventure · ELVIS

Sporting dog category

January 16th, 2008 · 1 Comment

ShareDon’t you think these guys should be in the “Sporting Dogs” category in dog shows? I mean, any dog can pick up a bird from the ground and carry it around, but surfing? Now that’s a sport! You can teach your dog how to surf too (and I don’t mean on the internet). SURFING MAGAZINE […]

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Tags: ELVIS · Pet Fashion & Blogs

Chihuahuas with attitude

January 16th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareListen peeeople…we have issues and no amount of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors will do the trick. Let me tell you something about chihuahuas. ..we are small but, beware! Pack of angry Chihuahuas attack officer in Fremont FREMONT, Calif. (AP) – A pack of angry Chihuahuas attacked a police officer who was escorting a teenager home […]

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Tags: ELVIS · Pet Fashion & Blogs

SPAM, SPAM, SPAM, SPAM

January 16th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Share Spammers are super stinky, sub-creatures. You make Target look angelic. In my old blog, I had to turn off the comments to stop the hundreds of spam I was getting daily. BTW….KEITH LAWLER, who was our web designer is the BEST!!! (even if he does fit the first 5 characteristics of the profile below). […]

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Lava Lamp el Giganto

January 16th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareI’m a big fan of the Lava Lamp so of course I want to see Soap Lake, WA get it’s 50 ft. GIANT LAVA LAMP! Keep your fingers and toes crossed… For those inquisitive minds, here’s how they work.

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Tags: Adventure · Carolyn

Photoshop ELVIS

January 14th, 2008 · 1 Comment

SharePHOTOSHOP ME! Just drag and drop the image of me onto your desktop, go crazy and then email your creation to Elvis@ChiWOWWOW.com and we’ll post it here. ELVIS was even dreamy back in highschool!!! Chi WOODLE ELVIS addresses the nation with his “State of the WOW” speech “Hmmm, something’s different about Kenny” Satan’s Little Helper’s […]

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ELVIS & Friends

January 14th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Share Patrick at United Skateboards Diane & Emily Our helicopter pilot & The Wizard of Bras Peter & Don Ali G Jesus & Mac Toshi & Almer Margaret & Jesse Spitfire & Reilly Benicio, Kim & Goro San

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Chihuahua crafts

January 14th, 2008 · 6 Comments

ShareI found that after eating Ami Ebi at the sushi joint, the fried shrimp heads can be made to look like ELVIS (I’ll take a picture next time)…then I bought a book on eBay, that instructs in Japanese, how to make crystal bead chihuahuas (like the kind you might dangle off your cellphone). I don’t […]

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I “heart” geeky guys

January 14th, 2008 · 1 Comment

ShareI have come to realize that “geek factor” has a great deal to do with my attraction to men. Someone asked me the other day, “what type of guy are you attracted to?” I started to think of all the men that I thought were sexy and they ended up mostly being nerdy. Here are […]

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Disaster Relief Fund HSUS

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareIn the wake of the disaster, a small survivor is rescued from the devastation amid the Garden District. Chi WOW WOW donated $500 to the The Humane Society of the United States to help in rescue efforts for animals stranded and left behind due to the hurricane. Our hearts go out to the survivors of […]

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Target Tide, Target

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareMy good friends Erin & Don reminded me that Tide detergent uses a target symbol in their logo. I wonder if they got a two page letter from the bull terrier’s lawyers? More logos with circles and targets and the word target. I think the Standard Target & Dart Co., established in 1928, has a […]

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Look what we found

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

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Chi WOW WOW vs. Target

January 14th, 2008 · 8 Comments

ShareIt appears that the pitbull (sorry…bull terrier) of chain stores, “Target”, has decided to pick on a little chihuahua. Of course everyone knows that Target should feel threatened that we, a designer of pet apparel might be misrepresenting ourselves with their, however many bizillion stores they have, selling weedeaters, Pringles, pajamas and such. Anyhoo, we […]

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We’re off to see the Weezard (of bras?)

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareWith all the popularity of Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter, I really wanted to investigate whether or not Weezards actually existed in Southern California. I asked The Lady if she knew of any and after giving it much thought, she remembered seeing a sign for a Weezard, off the 210 freeway near Home […]

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Tags: Adventure · ELVIS

You call that fashion?!

January 14th, 2008 · 1 Comment

ShareI really feel that the canine world could use a little help. How did canine fashion come about to be so trashy and cheap. I can’t dress myself but that doesn’t mean I don’t have an opinion about what I would like to wear. I know there are people out there that think putting clothes […]

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Tags: ELVIS · Fashion

A secret

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

Share POSTSECRET Original posting 2005-07-14 22:23:07

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No Way!

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareI opened up my online news this morning and saw the photographs of Danny Way breaking a record by jumping the Great Wall of China on his skateboard AND throwing in a few 360′s with the extra air he got. I won’t even jump onto the couch! What? Are you kidding me?! Original posting 2005-07-11 […]

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Tagged by Jack & Hill

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareWriter/Journalist, Hillary Johnson tagged me through her weblog, Jack & Hill to answer 5 questions. Being a dog, a chihuahua to be exact, you might think that I don’t do anything but sleep and eat. Let me just say you are for the most part correct, BUT…I have quite the little inquisitive brain, so I […]

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Interview with a guitarist

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareAfter a nice meal of crab cakes, salad and red wine, I hopped onto the table to conduct my interview with a very special friend, Almer Imamovic. Name: Almer Imamovic Born: Bosnia Profession: Classical Guitarist Website: AlmaNova ELVIS: You were born in Bosnia and started playing guitar at the age of seven. You must have […]

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Mr. Shiver Pants

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareA dedication to ELVIS by Margaret Kim Enhanced by playing yo what uh yeh.m3u by Machine Drum Ms. Pincombe calls out on the street, Mr. Shiver Pants, please be discreet! Though I always take a lot a heat, Altadena’s where I hang my feet And chill…and sleep…uh-huh—repeat. They say, Won’t you do your shiver dance, […]

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Gangsta

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

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Busted again!

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareI try to be a good citizen. I pay my taxes on time. I watch my speed limit in neighborhoods. I almost always wear my seat belt but how is it that every year I get busted, at my home for neglecting to register my pets. I obviously couldn’t lie…with two crazy barking chihuahuas. But […]

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Channel Islands

January 14th, 2008 · No Comments

Share ELVIS was not able to join me on this one…maybe when he gets his C-card. But, if he were on the trip, this is what he might look like underwater… just let your imagination run wild. Channel Islands DAY 1 Ship Rock, Catalina First time in a dry suit. Ok, yes it’s warm but […]

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Tags: Adventure · Carolyn

Carmel Beach

January 13th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareWe needed to get away to the beach… Original posting 2005-03-23 22:14:25

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Adventure in Watts

January 13th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareThe Psychic With Valentine’s Day approaching I was on the prowl for a love potion and who better to go to than a fortune teller. You don’t need to go far to find a psychic in L.A., after all this is where famous celebrities are your psychic friends. I made my way over to Psychic […]

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Tags: Adventure · ELVIS

What we got for Christmas

January 13th, 2008 · No Comments

Share Well the holiday season is over and we are exhausted from shopping, wrapping, cooking and entertaining. Our magnificient tree is drooping and the unclaimed presents beneath it have chew marks on the corners. ELVIS and Izzy hauled in quite a few toys, so lets look at their top 3 favorites. # 3 Harley-Davidson motor […]

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CAPTAIN AMERICA…

January 12th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Share…TO THE RESCUE!!! It’s one of the most cherished items you have in your possession, well worn, super-soft and ripped in the places that show bits of skin. It’s what you put on when you really want to be comfortable and it defines the term, “hip”. It might be a t-shirt, a pair of jeans, […]

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Tags: Carolyn · ELVIS · Fashion · Pet Fashion & Blogs