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Beautiful Chi Mosaic

September 15th, 2011 · 2 Comments

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Chi WOW WOW wants You to “Like” Us!

January 22nd, 2011 · 1 Comment

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Skunks and chihuahuas…not a good combination

August 28th, 2009 · 5 Comments

Share ELVIS was sprayed by a skunk that was thrice his size, in the wee hours of the night! I am fond of skunks but “Holy Pepe Le Pee Yew Batman!” how do you get that smell out of chihuahua fur??? I bathed him with Dr. Bronner’s Peppermint Soap from Trader Joe’s, then sprayed him […]

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ELVIS cube craft

August 16th, 2009 · No Comments

ShareI’m obsessed with making ELVIS into a cube after stumbling across some sites that do just that. There is one site that I plan on uploading an ELVIS cube to called CubeCraft but this design is going to take a little time (time? what is that I ask?) The site that I made this cube […]

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Japanese Spiderman circa 1978!

July 22nd, 2009 · No Comments

Share This is circa 1978 and truly my kind of Superhero. Why can’t we learn how to make movies like the Japanese? We need more giant robot monsters, samurai swords and kung fu moves in our action films…and how’s ’bout that groovy theme song! Are you into Spiderman AND crazy about your four-legged companion? Check […]

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Handmade chihuahua iPhone holder

July 6th, 2009 · 1 Comment

ShareI am absolutely in LOVE with this handmade gift made by a friend of one of my Japanese Buyers. This sweet iPhone holder is so beautifully made with little pearls, detailed chihuahua and cute buttons, it’s hard to put a price tag on the love that went into making it. My Buyer, Emi has a […]

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NBC Today Show Ambush Doggie Makeovers

July 1st, 2009 · 3 Comments

Share On Monday, July 6th TODAY will be ambushing three lucky dogs on Rockefeller Plaza with a doggie makeover!   The Princess of Doggie Fashion Style, Dara Foster from Pupstyle and Celebrity Dog Groomer, Jorge Bendersky will be working their magic on 3 lucky pups and word on the street is that one of those SuperPups […]

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CAPTAIN AMERICA, thought dead, comes back to life!

June 16th, 2009 · No Comments

Share Big surprise…right? “The tenor of the world now is when we’re at a point where we want to believe in heroes. Someone who can lead the way,” said Tom Breevort, Marvel Executive Editor. “It just feels like the right time.” He forgot to add, “…to stuff some more money in our pockets.” Sure, milk […]

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Okie Tokidoki

March 4th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Share Tokidoki Artist Simone & Me I’m totally into the vinyl toy craze now and with the recession, it’s the only way for me to get my shopping fix on without breaking the bank. It only becomes slightly expensive when you become obsessed with having all in a series and you can’t stop buying blind […]

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Happy Birthday to Me & Dr. Seuss!

March 2nd, 2009 · 5 Comments

Share MARCH 2 People born on this day: Me Dr. Seuss Desi Arnaz Jon Bon Jovi Tom Wolf Lou Reed Emily Carr

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Cloning your best friend

January 29th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Share Florida Couple Clones Beloved Dog This article stopped me dead (no pun intended) in my tracks because I often wonder what it would be like to clone the love of my life, ELVIS. What a bummer that he was neutered; one of the requirements when taking on a rescue. Lost was the opportunity to […]

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Get your Daily Kibble

January 22nd, 2009 · 1 Comment

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Girl rescues tortured puppy from inner city war zone

December 17th, 2008 · No Comments

Share My dog Jessie I heard a little puppy crying in a garbage bin My daddy picked her out cause she was scared and very thin. we took her home and bathed her then to our surprise she wasn’t black but golden brown with big brown puppy eyes. We took her to the doctor and […]

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I ♡ Spiderman

December 11th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Shareand Spiderman is loving your four-legged grrrly girls! These cute pictures of Brussels Griffon, Gigitte were sent in to us by Buyer and professional Photographer, Lisa Brewer, Owner of the pet boutique, Too Cute Dogs in Henderson, N.C. Too Cute Dogs Pet Boutique & Photography Studio 420 Warrenton Road Henderson, NC  27536 (252) 432-2189

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Things I love about L.A.

November 15th, 2008 · 1 Comment

ShareKitschy architecture Places like Randy’s Donuts and Tail ‘o the Pup are great pop icons in Los Angeles. I think I remember in “Mars Attacks”, the donut is zapped off the building and then rolls down the street? The HOLLYWOOD sign On a hot summer night, with little constructive to do, some friends and I […]

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Kindness ROCKS!

November 1st, 2008 · No Comments

ShareVOTE “YES” ON PROP 2 Animals that give their lives for food deserve to be treated humanely. Animals live healthier lives, the food we consume is less contaminated. Supports family farms. IT’S THE RIGHT THING TO DO! I’m willing to pay a little more if I have to….what about you?

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Rescued Chi makes three!

October 26th, 2008 · 5 Comments

Share We just rescued our third chihuahua and I blame my own father for this one! Last week my Dad who lives in Houston, Texas mentioned that he was fostering a young chihuahua that was listed on Petfinder. So what did I do? I went online and started looking at chihuahuas…then saved some profiles…then sent […]

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David (Chi WOW WOW) vs. Goliath (Target)…Part II

October 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

Share Yup, they’re at it again… The lawyers for Target are barking up the wrong tree again. Read the previous posts from the last round of letters: Chi WOW WOW vs. Target WTF Target?…leave us alone.

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Canine Calculus

September 26th, 2008 · No Comments

ShareI found this story interesting… First of all the dog’s name caught my attention and second, I wish there had been a canine mathematician to help me understand calculus while in college. I might have paid attention, instead of zoning out, eyes glazed over. Hope College Professor, Dr. Tim Pennings found it more than coincidental […]

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If ELVIS & I don’t get invited to the “Beverly Hills Chihuahua” Premier, we’ll be pissed.

August 26th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Share Don’t you think Chi WOW WOW should be on the red carpet for this movie premier? I would say that if we don’t receive an invite, then the Disney creators of this movie are clearly out of touch. We live in Los Angeles…less than 5 miles from Disney studios…no doubt, someone during the making […]

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Colombian Hotdogs

August 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

Share# 1 BEST HOTDOG IN L.A. What? you ask, is so special about a hotdog from Colombia? No….it’s not laced with contraband, although I will say that if you like junk food, one bite could lead to a serious addiction. Some may cringe, others are already salivating but here is the combination. Take a Hebrew […]

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Building a Chihuahua Nation!

August 15th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Share Chihuahuas eveywhere I look…the movies, Milkbone boxes and the Los Angeles Times. Eli, chihuahua belonging to Karen Biehl of NYC won the Milkbone small biscuit contest and will be on the front of the box for the next year. ELVIS entered that contest too but didn’t really have the Milkbone look. Little did they […]

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Le Bassin aux Nymphéas

June 24th, 2008 · No Comments

Share Claude Monet’s, “Water Lily Pond” sold for over $80 million dollars at a Christie’s auction today. I had the opportunity to see one of the water lily paintings from the collection, painted in 1919, at the Tate Modern in London. In particular, the water lily paintings have a luminosity to them that is almost […]

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Chi WOW WOW releases Doggy Backpacks

June 13th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Share ELVIS wearing Captain America’s Shield Why not have your dog wear a backpack to carry his own things, change, poop bags and credit card if he has one. These little backpacks come in four styles shown below. Converts to a little change purse with strap and has a squeaker inside to get your dogs […]

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HULK!!!

June 13th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Share OPENS TONIGHT!!! JUNE 13, 2008 Why? you ask does Chi WOW WOW have such a fascination with MARVEL? It all started with Captain America. Read our very first post, “Captain America to the Rescue”. Let’s see if MARVEL can score with this movie after the success of IRON MAN. I like Edward Norton (aka. […]

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You’ve gotta have “Faith”

May 31st, 2008 · No Comments

Share Faith is an amazing dog, in fact the only dog known to walk upright like a human. There are some great pictures and videos of her on the internet but I just love this one.

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Mid-Century Modern Architecture

May 29th, 2008 · 2 Comments

ShareI am on the hunt for a new place to live which reminds me how much I love the “post and beam” construction of mid-century modern architecture. Los Angeles is the perfect place to live with any chance of getting your hands on one of these minimalistic works from a modern master such as Neutra, […]

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Rainy days are perfect for Mongolian Hot Pot

May 25th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Share The Mongolian hot pot tradition originated from northern nomadic tribes. The Mongolian version of the steaming feast has been called the father of all Chinese hot pot and boasts a history of more than 1000 years. The secret to making the broth varies from region to region and among families and there are all […]

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Holy lightning bolts Batman!

May 22nd, 2008 · No Comments

Share “What? You’ve never seen a chihuahua in a bookcase?” In Los Angeles, there are only a few thunder storms a year and living in the foothills of the San Gabriel mountains, you can practically be in the storm itself. Now there are 3 things ELVIS is terrified of, windshield wipers, the kitchen and thunder […]

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Remembering Pavlov

May 14th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Share My close friend Margaret, lost her long time companion, Pavlov, to cancer this past week. All who knew Margaret and Pavi knew that their relationship was unique and that Pavi was not like any other dog. Margaret once told me that his stare reminded her of Feather’s McGraw from Wallace and Gromit and I […]

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