Palm Springs Life Magazine August 2012




ON THE COVER – Bailey the Jack Russell terrier mix. Photography by Jules Moore.


A Star is Born
By Mona de Crinis. Photography by Taylor Sherrill.
Bailey the Jack Russell terrier mix gains stardom and raises awareness for pet rescue.

Where the Dogs Are
By Charlotte Harris. Photography by Chris Miller/ Imagine Imagery.
Here are the most popular desert destinations for canines and their people.

Dogs With Jobs
By Charlotte Harris. Photography by Chris Miller/ Imagine Imagery.
Some of our community’s hardest workers do without telephones, computers, and power tools — relying instead (quite successfully) on their animal instincts.

Lucky Dogs — and Cats
By Matthew Link. Photography by Chris Miller/ Imagine Imagery.
Rescued animals thrive in loving homes.

A Need for Speed
By Janice Kleinschmidt.
Film producers Kim Waltrip and Jim Casey had to move fast to fund Hit & Run — the Dax Shepard/Kristen Bell movie being released this month.

The Best of the Best
You voted. We reveal. Here is the best of everything, as selected by our readers.


Editor’s Letter
By Steven Biller.
Who’s a good doggie?

By Janice Kleinschmidt and Katie Mills.
Icon showcases local artists, dogs enjoy “yappy hour,” and more.

By Donna Curran. Photography by Jon Edwards.
Felicia Benavides.

The Social Life
By Gloria Greer.
Parties, openings, fundraisers, and other events.

By Sherryl Nova.
Keep your reactions in check for now.


Desert Guide
Edited by Mona de Crinis.
The official guidebook of the Greater Palm Springs CVB.

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