GOOD ONES!Toto's two?
ARFARF [The clue echoes The Wizard of Oz
line, "And Toto, too."]Needle bearers
FIRS [wasn't thinking pines
PEKE [wasn't thinking dogs
IDS [wasn't thinking identifies
I also liked that two abutting clues were about chocolate: how it's made and who eats it.
I truly enjoyed this puzzle, especially the theme. I had gotten THEBIRDS and SUSPICION before any of the other theme answers, and I wondered whether Don had realized he had two Hitchcock titles. I should have known; Don is a master constructor.