Author Archives: Adam Lang

Dog of the Day: Pepsi the Australian Shepherd Who Stole a Fox’s Tail

No matter how many pictures I took of Pepsi’s tail, it would never match the grandeur of seeing it in person. It is amazing, and even moreso because this is a breed which isn’t even supposed to have a tail.

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Dog of the Day: Watson the Golden Retriever/Border Collie Mix

Mom said she thought Watson was a golden/border collie… if she’s right, then this dog is probably both smart enough to run down to the office supplies place to pick up an ink cartridge for your printer and adoring enough … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Jake the Store Chihuahua

Jake (5) is the store dog for a UPS store down on Chestnut Street, in the Marina district of San Francisco. He will help you with your packages (especially if they contain food), and is always very snappily dressed.

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Sea-Water-Day Supplement: Baby Elephant Seals

Autumn and I took a trip a couple of weekends ago up to the Marine Mammal Center, and saw all the baby elephant seals. They were amazingly cute, especially for something that grows up to look like this.

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Ever Wonder What I Do For a Living?

The research team where I work published something pretty neat on our blog today: an illustrated-and-infographic-laden history of spam!┬áCheck it out. I work at Cloudmark, an antispam company that works with everyone from ISPs (Comcast, AT&T, Earthlink, Cox Cablevision, etc) … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Pit Bull Mix

Ran into this rather patient pup hanging out on Polk Street. Quite a getup!

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Dog of the Day: Eve the German Shepherd/Chow Mix

Just a quickie tonight, I need some extra sleep. This is Eve, who I mistook for a Gordon setter mix. She’s 8 years old.  

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Dog of the Day: Get Well Soon, Tidus!

We interrupt this blog to bring you the following important news bulletin: Tidus (whom we have featured here, here, here, and here) is currently recovering from surgery following a ruptured disc. From what I understand, the prognosis is cautiously positive, … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Dixie the Standard Poodle

I ran into Dixie in a pet store, and oh boy, was she happy to be there.

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Old Home Sunday: Chase the German Shorthaired Pointer

Over three years ago, I ran into Chase about two blocks from my home. Last month, I ran into Chase about as far from my home as you can get and still be in San Francisco. I am glad to … Continue reading

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