Monthly Archives: January 2012

Dog of the Day: Umm…

This is one of the very few pictures that I haven’t been tempted to edit in one way or another. I just like it. But I wish I could figure out what it was of! He looks like a bigger, … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Moe the Basset Hound/Australian Shepherd/Golden Retriever

No, Moe isn’t from the dog show. He’s another leftover from last summer’s Bay to Barkers. And according to my notes, he was getting his canine good citizen certification when I took these. So a belated congratulations to Moe, the … Continue reading

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Seen in the City: Dog Statue

There’s a shop near Union Square (on Post between Mason and Powell) that has a bunch of dog art in it. I haven’t been by when they were open yet, but this guy was in the window.

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Dog of the Day: Lilly (Lillyput Gulliver) the Chihuahua

I was totally overwhelmed by the dog show, so it’s going to be a while before I post any pictures. Plus, ye gods, it’s DARK in there. With things that move around as much as dogs do, it was murder … Continue reading

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Roving Reporter Post: Golden Gate Dog Show!

Just checking in from the dog show, where the dogs are all awesome! (The show itself? Perhaps a bit silly. But that’s not news.

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Caturday Supplement: Happy Kitty!

A cat that Autumn and I cat-sat a while back in Berkeley. Super-affectionate greet-you-at-the-door-and-beg-for-skritchies kitty!

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DoggiEvent: Golden Gate Kennel Club Dog Show Saturday & Sunday

I should’ve posted about this earlier, but it slipped my mind to do so until now. Tomorrow and Sunday, the 28th and 29th, there’s a big honkin’ all-breeds dog show at the Cow Palace (which I like to call ‘The … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Rhodesian Ridgeback

I always forget how big these guys are. They’re rangy! Also, prong collar. Which brings up an anecdote about one difference in the way Autumn and I approach life sometimes. I often wondered if prong collars like that were painful. … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Border Collie

Because we haven’t seen one in a while. An anecdote I ran into on reddit recently (here): Yeah, my border collie totally gets that I control the car. On days when I come home without the kid, she gets concerned … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Pity (Pitufina) the Chilly Chihuahua/Rat Terrier Mix

Pitufina apparently means ‘Smurfette’ in Spanish. The things you learn, running a dog blog. Anyway, it’s been a pretty chilly few weeks in San Francisco, and Pity isn’t liking it much!

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