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Spare The Air tips for Summer Vacation

Hi Friends,

School is out and I couldn’t be more excited for you! Summer vacation is the best time of year. You get to have so much fun, see all of your friends and hopefully get to go on a vacation, too!

Despite all of the fun we’re going to have this summer, it’s important to remember we still need to pay attention to air pollution and the Air Quality Index (AQI). The AQI is a chart that tells us if we can enjoy the outdoors as usual or if we should consider staying inside because pollution levels could be harmful to our health.

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Gardening Gone Green

Hi Friends,

The temperature is getting hotter and the sun is staying out longer. I love being outside, so this is my favorite time of year. One of my favorite hobbies is gardening. Plants help make clean air for us to breathe, so I always like to water my plants and even plant trees whenever I have the chance. Here are some of my favorite gardening tips that will help make sure you are gardening “green” and help Spare The Air in your neighborhood, and around your home!

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Where in the community is Scooter?

Hi friends!

As you know, I like to keep extremely busy by traveling all around the counties of Sacramento, El Dorado, Placer and Yolo-Solano sharing my tips on how you can protect yourself and the ones you love from air pollution. Below are some of my most favorite photos taken of me and some of my buddies at super fun events over the past year. If you think you know where I am, email me your answers at ScooterTheSpareTheAirDog@gmail.com. The first perfect score will receive a 4-pack of Cinemark movie tickets. The next 99 perfect scores will win a 2-pack of Cinemark movie tickets.

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Scooter’s tips for staying warm while going “green” this winter

Hi friends,

I’m proud of all of you for doing such a good job checking before you burn this season! We still have a little less than two months to go, so keep up the good work.

If you’re like me, you’ve probably noticed it’s been super cold outside, which can make it cold in your house as well and that’s no fun. Here are some of my favorite tips for staying warm without burning wood this winter:

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Scooter’s Tips for Staying Cool While Conserving Water

Hi friends!

September is here, but it can still be pretty hot outside. While you might be thinking about turning on the hose and having a water fight in the backyard, I want to remind you that it’s very important to conserve water this summer, as we’re still in a drought. I still want you to have a super awesome time while you play, so here are some of my favorite ways to beat the heat while conserving water!

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