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Scott Delucchi

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Kitty Litter Boxes
Monday, January 12, 2015
This week, six tips for the price of one, and they are all related to your cat’s litter box. These same tips are packaged as a set and featured among interactive displays inside our Humane House, a walk-in, ...

Choosing a Cat
Monday, January 05, 2015
A friend visited our center with her daughter last Friday to adopt a cat. They knew exactly what they wanted: a cat who’s comfortable around dogs and outgoing with people. We suggested a friendly five-year-old who previously lived with dogs, and they adopted! It doesn’t always ...

New Year's Resolutions
Monday, December 29, 2014
Far Side creator Gary Larson penned my favorite New Year’s resolution. In this particular single-panel comic strip, a dog stared at his owner while telling himself “I WILL NOT run until I see the ball leave his hand!”...

Disaster Planning
Monday, December 15, 2014
Due to areas of flooding during our storm last Thursday evening, residents from two local mobile home parks were evacuated by boat! Peninsula Humane Society assisted by accepting four dogs and one cat from owners who were not able ...

Small Animals
Monday, December 08, 2014
“…Not a creature was stirring, not even a rat.”  We have many rats, mice, guinea pigs and even two chinchillas stirring inside the second floor small animal suite at our Center for Compassion....

Giving Thanks
Monday, December 01, 2014
Thanksgiving blew by before I could write my annual “give thanks” column. I know most everyone else moved onto the next holiday, but I’d still like to take this opportunity to thank some folks. ...

Tree Trimming
Monday, November 24, 2014
In a few weeks, many of you will be trimming a tree inside your home when you get other holiday decorations out of storage to deck your halls. Please also consider trimming trees outside your ...

Black Friday
Monday, November 17, 2014
We’re going to make Black Friday something different and relaxing for you. I’ve got my family covered. We’re taking the kids, hot cocoas in their tiny hands, to a Christmas tree farm where we’ll chop down a tree. ...

Monday, November 10, 2014
Many San Mateo County residents probably think of PHS/SPCA as the “dog and cat” place.  Dogs and cats are our most common visitors, but not our only ones, by far.  For example, we do quite a bit with birds...

What's in a Name?
Monday, November 03, 2014
Something tells me a few parents are naming their newborns Madison, after Madison Bumgarner pitched the San Francisco Giants to a third World Series title in five years and pitched himself onto the Mount Rushmore of World Series legends.  ...

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