Category Archives: Dog of the Day

Dog of the Day: Sadie the Australian Shepherd/”Lots Of Things” Mix

My notes are sparse, but what I think they mean is that Sadie’s folks know she’s an Aussie on one side and a mutt on the other. I do have down that she’s 7, and I’m going to hazard a … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Hillary the Labradoodle

Hillary (2, girl) is a giant heart of gold wrapped in a big fur coat.

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Dog of the Day: Pretty Patient Pupper

She’s a polite Lady Of A Certain Age, who daintily greets everyone, and ignores anyone who happens to bark at her impolitely. And she is very patient, too.

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Dog of the Day: Iko the Golden Retriever Puppy

Iko was 12 weeks old when I took these pictures, just before I left San Francisco. He is, of course, named after the amazing song. And he has an amazing instagram, full of the most ridiculously cute pictures ever collected … Continue reading

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Double Dog Day: Huggy Bear the Labradoodle and Boba Fett the Chocolate Lab

These two are concerned about all those people on the East Coast who are about to get bopped upside the head with a hurricane, as am I. Stay safe, y’all!

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Dog of the Day: Tadich the Basset Hound Mix

Tadich is named after the oldest continuously-run restaurant in California, and the third oldest in the United States. Which is pretty amazing… who would have thought the third oldest restaurant in the US would be in California of all places? … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Pack Pomeranian

Someone’s not entirely sold on the backpack, but if it lets him come into the office every day he’s willing to put up with it. It’s pretty amazing: every time Google rolls out a change to their search algorithm, it … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Evan the (Possibly McNabb) Border Collie

I ran into Evan in a post office about a block away from that cat sanctuary I’ve been talking about so much. He was an absolute gentleman and a credit to his breed, McNabb or no.

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Dog of the Day: Boo the Velvety Land Hippo

Autumn is babysitting Boo, who has been identified by his owners as a velvety land hippo. And who are we to question? Boo has some hip problems, the result of being stuck in a concrete-floored shelter for two damn years, … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Mac the Nice!

Mac (8) is a red short-haired border collie, a breed that originates from up around Redding, CA, not so very far from San Francisco. And at least one of his owners is from near SF originally (not sure about the … Continue reading

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