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Interview: Eyewitness to Dog-Walking Taser Incident at GGNRA

February 1, 2012 | 4:28 pm

Interview: Eyewitness to Dog-Walking Taser Incident at GGNRA

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You following this one? From the Chronicle yesterday: A Montara man walking two lapdogs off leash was hit with an electric-shock gun by a National Park Service ranger after allegedly giving a false name and trying to walk away, authorities said Monday. The park ranger encountered Gary Hesterberg with his two small dogs Sunday afternoon […]

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May 4, 2011 | 3:52 pm

Wednesday Weeklies: SF Pride $ Woes; GGNRA Dog Fight; Organic Valley Coop Controversy

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This week’s new articles from the alternative weeklies… Brokeback Festival: How Financial Mismanagement Marched Pride to Brink of Disaster (SF Weekly) …Throwing spectacular, well-attended events — and losing money prodigiously — has become a recurring Pride motif. By the end of last year, the nonprofit that runs San Francisco’s massive yearly gay, lesbian, bisexual, and […]

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SF Supervisors’ GGNRA Dog-Plan Hearing

April 11, 2011 | 1:15 pm

SF Supervisors’ GGNRA Dog-Plan Hearing

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The San Francisco Board of Supervisors’ Land Use & Economic Development Committee met today. Item 4 on the agenda was a hearing on the Golden Gate National Recreation Area’s Draft Dog Policy, which has some dog owners rabid with dismay over proposed reductions in allowable off-leash areas for dogs within the federally supervised land. The […]

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March 18, 2011 | 12:55 pm

National Park Service Extends Public Comment Period For Off-Leash Dog Plan

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From Bay City News Service: The National Park Service extended its deadline Thursday for inviting and considering public comment on its proposal to drastically reduce off-leash dog areas in the Golden Gate National Recreation. Members of the public will have until May 30 to formally weigh in on the proposal that would reduce the size […]

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Wide Differences Between GGNRA, Dogwalkers on Leash Plan

March 3, 2011 | 3:11 pm

Wide Differences Between GGNRA, Dogwalkers on Leash Plan

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Last night in Mill Valley, it was pretty clear that some interested parties think management of Golden Gate National Recreation Area has gone to the dogs, and not in a good way. At the first of four public meetings set up by the GGNRA, dog owners howled their dismay over the agency’s draft Dog Management […]

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