Bios

bio

First Name: Valerie
Nickname:
Val
Point of Origin:
43.7000° N, 79.4000° W (Canada)
Species:
Human
Gender:
Female
Activities:
Running on the road, trails, and beach; warm water surfing (mediocrely at best); reading great travel-inspired books; taste testing delicious foods prepared by someone else; exploring new places, locally and internationally; beach bumming all day
Likes:
Dogs, a captivating novel, proper Italian pizza, coffee, the ocean
Dislikes:
Crawling insects, falling, raw onions (except within guacamole),
Canadian winters
Token Tricks: Speaking Spanglish to Chiquita

 

 

First Name: Chiquita
Nicknames: Banana, Chi
Point of Origin: 10.0000° N, 85.4167° W (Costa Rica)
Species: Canine | Breed: Mixed
Sex: Female
Activities: Seeking squirrels in the park; chasing unsuspecting sunbathing iguanas; hunting sea crabs at tidepools; climbing and scaling rock faces; rolling in the sand at the beach; and sleeping on clean piles of laundry and all of the pillows
Likes: Squirrels, running, neck scratches, belly rubs, street snacks, liver treats
Dislikes: Cats, scooters, brooms, curb furniture, people wearing large hats and sunglasses
Token Tricks: Shake, high-five, beso (‘kiss’ in Spanish)