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Nov 28, 2009
Mexico City at the Dumps
I Filmed during a field study of dogs in the Mexico City dump, these Photos provides a rare opportunity to view these dump dogs and their interactions around resources. A fascinating look at what resources these dogs consider highly valued,and then I brought the collage I made to Burning Man this year and put it up in the Cafe in Center Camp you can see the photos from The Dumps in Mexico City and of Burning Man this year at my website 
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A five day work and learning experince-- morning classes with Dr. Coppinger followed by your participation in his scientific exploration of "neighborhood dogs" in Mexico City: Dr. Coppinger has shown that the ways these dogs have evolved and adapted, partly independent and only loosely attached to people, provide important clues about dog behavior, critically important for all dog professionals. You'll track the dogs' behaviors and their responses to human encounters and environmental conditions. 

Limited to 10 to 12 dog professionals. Each morning's tutorial will focus on the preceding day's findings and research objectives for the upcoming exploration. Each afternoon the group goes on-site investigating and observing the "neighborhood dogs". This is an up front and personal exposure to the natural history of the dog, and the scientific methodology of that field. Our hotel, the recently renovated Quality Inn Mexico Roma, is surrounded by restaurants, museums and a huge arts and crafts market. It is a short 15 minute ride from the airport.

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Neighborhood Dogs: Natural History of the Dog


Dogs exist in amazing numbers around the world. Most of them are classified by the World Health Organization as "neighborhood dogs". These are dogs that are loosely attached to people and are in continuous contact with the greater population of dogs. What this means is that most of the dogs in the world form a continuous population that feeds, reproduces and maintains their own lifestyles -- reasonably independent of people.

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Why The Natural History of the Dog is Important to Dog Professionals


Exploring the behavior of this huge population of neighborhood dogs gives us not only the dynamics of how most dogs earn a living but also suggests how they evolved and adapted to civilization. It also provides an interesting insight into dog behavior.

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Course and Research Itinerary


We'll be studying and analyzing the dogs who populate the dumps of Mexico City: We'll categorize and measure the behaviors of a variety of groups of dogs looking for behavioral and other differences among these different groups:

  1. owned dogs that spend their days at the dump unaccompanied, but return "home" at night;
  2. owned dogs that spend days at the dump accompanied by owners searching for items of value;
  3. true neighborhood dogs that spend their days at the dump and return "home" to neighborhoods where a number of families may provide some sustenance without "owning" any of the dogs, and
  4. true dump dogs who are permanently attached full-time to the dump.
Each day will begin with a morning tutorial led by Dr. Coppinger setting forth the scientific targets for each days exploration and reviewing the findings of the prior day. After a light lunch at the conclusion of each morning tutorial, the group will head out in our exclusive and escorted van to one of the premiere sites for exploration. 

Evenings you will be on your own to explore the numerous area restaurants (including one in the hotel) and the cultural and craft offerings in this safe and walkable neighborhood. 
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Posted: Nov 28, 2009 2:07am
Sep 19, 2009
This year I brought my wife for her first time she loved it I could not get her to come home. her mother sent out a missing person on us we stayed for almost two weeks and had a ball check it out maybe see you there next year?
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Posted: Sep 19, 2009 3:56pm
Feb 3, 2008
Normal Contrails last for only a minute or two, usually less.__The ones that last for hours and spread out are not normal contrails, they are known as chemtrails, often containing barium, aluminium, and pathological mixes; viruses, bacteria, _mycoplasma... and many think are the cause of Morgellons disease. Please stop the disinfo, contrails do not last for a half an hour or more._Craig Robinson We have lived in Biggin Hill since 1964 when only small local aircraft were in the skies. Some years later a guidance radio beacon was installed on the local airfield for use by commercial aircraft. Since then the number of aircraft overhead has increased considerably. Over the last five years the number of aircraft criss crossing overhead has increased tenfold to a point that when we wake up on a sunny morning the sky is clear, by mid morning the skies are littered with contrails. By early afternoon they have formed into light clouds that obscure the sun. During 9/11 and the BA strike there was such a marked difference, the skies were clear all day and so very blue. The effect on the local environment is very noticeable, how long will it be before it effects us world wide._Dave and Irene Fairhurst I feel that it is essential that everyone see for themselves the strange lines in the sky that are obscuring our deep blue skies in a matter of hours. This issue needs to be brought to the public's attention and I hope that the public will look up and see what NASA, in their October 2005 newsletter, refers to as persistent jet contrails making man-made clouds that exacerbate global warming and change our climate. __These jet plumes persist for long periods of time making man-made clouds that change our climate according to NASA. I have now observed black as well as white persistent contrails, white haze formed by these jet contrails, various types of skywriting by jets, jets leaving stop and go trails, X’s, and much more. This is definitely not normal and I invite the public to look up and watch our skies. __Not only does the sky get covered, or blitzed by jets leaving persistent contrails in a matter of hours, small rainbows appeared on either side of the sun. Here you have a world-wide, government-sponsored chemtrail spray program going on for over five years, and yet no media is covering it? __What I do know is that in areas that are being covered by these persistent contrails, large amounts of barium and aluminium are showing up in water and soil samples.__Aluminium is known to cause Alzheimer’s disease and barium is a cancer-causing agent. There are other materials currently used in atmospheric testing as well. __Our atmosphere was doing just fine when Nature took its course, but manmade's course is disrupting our atmosphere, and Earth's and all living species biorthyms. __And when you disrupt the normal flow, for every action their is an opposite reaction.__There is an emerging knowledge of atmospheric dysfunctions. There is also an emerging knowledge of an increasing energy of electric and magnetic fields which in reality are really one energy because neither can work in any capacity without the other. __But our atmosphere is filling up with electromagnetic/ electrostatic energy fields. Energy fields amassing like this are the cause of what is actually_happening to induce our cells dysfuntions. The atmosphere itself is being manipulated for one thing, to attempt to harness energy resources. __But this masses of electromagneti energy being produced _over our heads on a daily basis HAS A UNDENIABLY NEED OF ADDITIONAL ELECTROMAGNETIC ENERGY TO BE CONTINUALLY ADDED TO IT.__The disruption of Earth's energy (ley) lines may be related to the electroconductive properties of the Chemtrail aerosols. __Or the Chemtrails' chemicals may serve as an energy-reflective barrier to help shape and intensify weaponized energetic beams from HAARP and other scalar weapons engineering systems, which may be being used to disrupt Earth's natural flow-lines of energy, and at any rate clearly do so when powered up.__Every day, hundreds of millions of people suffer from chronic respiratory diseases. Currently 300 million people have asthma, 80 million people have moderate to severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) while millions of others suffer from mild COPD, allergic rhinitis and other often-undiagnosed chronic respiratory diseases. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that in 2005, some four million people died of chronic respiratory diseases. Deaths will increase by a staggering 30% in the next 10 years, if urgent action is not taken. The Global Alliance against Chronic Respiratory Diseases was formed to help stop this global epidemic. My concern is that the health, climate, water, soil, air quality, and the lives of the people are being impacted by these events. I would like to know who is responsible for leaving these persistent jet contrails that change our climate. Research indicates that the activity observed may violate a 1978 UN treaty that the United States ( and UK?) signed against artificial weather modification, as well as various laws and regulations. __I am interested in protecting our climate and human health from man-made clouds and the resulting climate change. I surely do not want to see this happen without public knowledge, agriculture oversight, and public debate. This is a great example of just how out of touch the media and therefore the “people” are with what’s going on in the 'real world' of science, technology and Big-Brother. __This subject seems worthy of an 'exposé', that is if we’re still allowed to know such things. Until then, start looking up. _L. Woolford
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Posted: Jul 10, 2007 10:47pm
Jun 13, 2007
http://www.videojug.com/tag/dogs/ click on this new website my wife Shelby did some of the Q&A videos on Dogs.
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Posted: Jun 13, 2007 11:37pm
Jun 7, 2007
http://www.videojug.com/tag/dogs/ click on this new website Shelby did some of the Q&A videos
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Mar 1, 2007
http://shelbymarlo.com/Today">If you can not read this E-Mail click Here Will you watch TV This Morning ?
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Posted: Mar 1, 2007 1:37am
Mar 1, 2007
She will do a segment on Dog training on the Today Show http://shelbymarlo.com/Today If you can not read this E-Mail click Here
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Posted: Mar 1, 2007 1:30am
Mar 1, 2007
http://shelbymarlo.com/Today">If you can not read this E-Mail click Here
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Nov 5, 2006
OK guys, this truly is freaky, the phone literally rang as soon as I read the last word of this email!!!!! I am taking the bait - what do I have to lose right? Hope it works! Supposedly The Phone Will Ring Right After You Do This. Just read the little stories and think of a wish as you scroll all the way to the bottom. There is a message there - then make your wish. No attachment on this one. Stories I'm 13 years old, and I wished that my dad would come home from the army, because he'd been having problems with his heart and right leg. It was 2:53 p .m. When I made my wish. At 3:07 PM. (14 minutes later), the doorbell rang, and there my Dad was, luggage and all!! I'm Katie and I'm 20 and I've been having trouble in my job and on the verge of quitting. I made a simple wish that my boss would get a new job. That was at 1:35 and at 2:55 there was an announcement that he was promoted and was leaving for another city. Believe me...this really works!!! My name is Ann and I am 45 years of age. I had always been single and had been hoping to get into a nice, loving relationship for many years. While kind of daydreaming (and right after receiving this email) I wished that a quality person would finally come into my life. That was at 9:10 AM on a Tuesday. At 9:55 AM a FedEx delivery man came into my office. He was cute, polite and could not stop smiling at me. He started coming back almost everyday (even without packages) and asked me out a week later . We married 6 months later and now have been happily married for 2 years. What a great email it was!! Just scroll down to the end, but while you do, think of a wish. Make your wish when you have completed scrolling. Whatever age you are, is the number of minutes it will take for your wish to come true. ex. you are 25 years old, it will take 25 minutes for your wish to come true). However, if you don't send this to people in 5 minutes, you will have bad luck for years!! Go for it!!! SCROLL DOWN!!!! * ** *** **** ***** ****** ******* ******** ********* ********** *********** ************ ************* ************** *************** **************** ***************** ****************** ******************* ******************** ********************* ********************** *********************** ************************ ************************* ************************** *************************** **************************** ***************************** ****************************** ******************************* ******************************** ********************************* ********************************** **************************** ******* ********************************** ********************************* *************************** ***** ******************************* ****************************** ***************************** **************************** *************************** ************************** ************************ ************************ *********************** ********************** ********************* ******************** ******************* ****************** ***************** **************** *************** ************** ************* ************ *********** ********** ********* ******** ******* ****** ***** **** *** ** * STOP!!! Congratulations!!! Your wish will now come true in your age minutes. Now follow this carefully....it can be very rewarding!!!! If you send this to 10 more people, other than the 5 that you already have to send to, something major that you've been wanting will happen. Message: This is scary! The phone will ring right after you do this!
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