Tag: California

Old Towne Orange, California: The Filling Station

The Filling Station 201 North Glassell Street Old Towne Orange, California Telephone: (714) 289-9714 Website: FillingStationCafe.com What more fitting place for America’s most-traveled terrier to meet Rich Truesdell, the editor of Automotive Traveler magazine, for breakfast than at a café housed in a 1920s gas station? Since The Filling Station is famous (locally, at least) as the dog-friendliest restaurant around,… Read more →

Photo Shoot: Dolores Mission School

Photo Shoot Dolores Mission School Friday 5 December 2008 Los Angeles, California Another photo session – what fun! This time my entourage and I visited the Dolores Mission School in Los Angeles to take pictures with the first- and second-graders for my forthcoming book, Stand Up and Cheer… Make It a Drug-Free Year! I brought my entire hat collection Read more →

Pasadena, California: Mi Piace

Mi Piace 25 East Colorado Boulevard Pasadena, California Telephone: (626) 795-3131 Website: MiPiace.com Reservations are recommended for this award-winning “Italian Kitchen & Bakery” in dog-friendly Pasadena. My People met friends here for lunch today and, although one of them reported that she prefers the dinner menu to their brunch fare, everyone agreed that there’s not really a lot to complain… Read more →

Torrance, California: The Kennel Club Resort & Spa

The Kennel Club Resort & Spa 3301 Fujita Street Torrance, California Telephone: (310) 539-2201 Website: KennelClubResort.com Whether because of their summer swimming program, their involvement in a local animal rescue group, or their phenomenal staff (which has seen little turnover in the 10 years I’ve been staying there), this is, paws down, my All-Time Yappiest Place on Earth. Expertly run… Read more →