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Ongoing:

 

PETS.tv show about BARK airs every so often on KCAL9 or on Verizon Fios Pets.tv channel.

 

2013 BARK in the News

 

December 2013: Chispa is interviewed on Spotlight San Diego

 

November 2013: BARK visiting Norwalk Library on Wednesdays

 

October 2013: LA County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky has an article on his Blog about BARK visiting Studio City Library

 

October 2013: Press Telegram article about Selenas reading at Bryant Elementary School

 

July 2013: Story about BARK at Community Hospital Long Beach

 

July 2013: Update on BARK - the 2008 Helpful Honda Award Recipient

 

July 2013: Article about Teaching Children to Read in The Huffington Post

 

May 2013: Article about the BARK Program at Tustin's Bewsick Elementary

 

May 2013: Chapman University's Panther magazine article about 'Furry Friends for Finals' BARK event

 

April 2013: Long Beach Press Telegram article about BARK dogs helping child literacy skills

 

January 2013: LB Post article about BARK participating in Long Beach Reads One Book events

 

2012 BARK in the News


September 2012: Long Beach Beachcomber article about BARK for Literacy

 

July 2012: OC Register article about BARK visiting the San Juan Capistrano Regional Library

 

April 2012: Annenberg TV News interviews BARK reading at Los Cerritos Elementary School in Long Beach

 

April 2012: The Pet Post USA recognizes Bette for her services and presents her with The Pet Post USA Volunteer Recognition Award


February 2012: BARK program at Diamond Bar Library in the San Gabriel Valley Tribune

 

2011 BARK in the News

 

December 2011: BARK was interviewed on pawspetsradio.com (we're about 14 minutes in)

 

December 2011: BARK Founder/Director, wins Jefferson Award for community service from KABC

 

December 2011: Article with photo slide show in petpostusa.com

 

December 2011: Journalism video from Mor Albalak at Chapman University

 

December 2011: BARK dogs visited with 311 students at Furry Friends for Finals at Chapman University

 

December 2011: BARK teams walking in Daisy Avenue Parade on everythinglongbeach.com

 

December 2011: BARK giving away books on petpostusa

 

December 2011: BARK in Kidsguidemagazine.com

 

December 2011: "Leer con Chispa" (Read with Chispa) in OC Register

 

November 2011: BARK mentioned in LBPost Article

 

October 2011: Newfoundland Club of Southern California article about BARK dogs Sophie, Obie, and Imp, who are all Newfoundlands

 

April 2, 2011: Creekside Oaks Elementary School article about their BARK Reading Program in Lincoln, CA

 

February 18, 2011: Belmont Shore Patch article about Naples Bayside Academy BARK Cupcake Fundraiser

 

 

 

2010 BARK In the NEWS

 

December 8, 2010: Chapman University article about their "Furry Friends for Finals" event

 

December 8, 2010: OC Register article about BARK dogs rescuing students from finals

 

December 8, 2010: Chris Wagner's Waggy Pets Blog Posting about BARK

 

April 2010: PuppyInTraining.com article

 

October 2010: Blog Comments from Greg Long, author at the Kids Book Festival

 

April 2010: BARK in OC Pet Expo Post Press Release

 

April 2010: YouTube video about BARK dogs "listening" to deaf students read

 

April 2010: LA Dog Days Magazine featuring BARK

 

 

2009 BARK in the News

 

December 2009: OC Register article about BARK dogs giving out children's books at Seal Bach holiday parade.

 

April 29, 2009: YouTube video on BARK

 

March 16, 2009: OC Register article about PT, a BARK dog, reading to kids at the Huntington Beach Children's Library

 

March 2009: FOX NEWS article

 

 

2008 BARK in the News

 

March 2008: Beachcomber Newspaper article about BARK dogs reading at Bryant and Roosevelt Elementary Schools

 

March 2008: Long Beach Magazine article about Josie Gavieres, founder of BARK

 

February 2008: YouTube video about SoCal Honda Helpful Award Winner - Josie Gavieres

 

Josie kept a diary of the first year and a half of the Element's Journey. Read about her Elemental Journey here.

 

2007 BARK in the News

December 2007:Long Beach School News article about BARK

 

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