This breed gets my vote for whackiest name: it conjures images of toll gates in the sky.
The usual excuses apply: it wasn’t fully light outside, the light was at a bad angle, my camera sucks, I am a terrible photographer, and so on. Some of the pictures at least turned out well enough that you could identify these two in a lineup, I think.
Their mom is a big dog-fan, who was talking about wanting to do a San Francisco dog book. The more, the merrier!