Category Archives: Dog of the Day

Dog of the Day: Chloe the Yorkshire Terrier Puppy

Chloe is six months old, and, I am reliably informed, is a Taurus. You can see the lion in her eyes, can’t you?

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Dog of the Day: Hound Mix

Don’t know what this pup was but I’m pretty sure there was some hound in him.

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Dog of the Day: Nooshka the Jack Russell Terrier Mix

Nooshka’s name supposedly means ‘Busy Nose’ in Russian. Now, I studied Russian and I know that nose is, well, ‘noss’ or thereabouts. ‘Little Nose’ would be Noshka, which… …eh, who cares. Nooshka the Busy Nose it is!  

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Dog of the Day: An Old Friend And True

Of the canine friends I made shortly after I arrived in San Francisco, there’s only one left. On sunny days, sometimes I find him lying out sunbathing on my jog in to work. And on very rare cloudy and cool … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Spike the Standard Schnauzer

Spike is another pup I ran into on my trip to Phoenix. He was also visiting, in his case from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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Dog of the Day: Tilly the American Pit Bull Terrier Puppy

I found a very silly puppy named Tilly (10 months) when I was in Arizona. She was looking a little bored while sitting outside at a cafe, so I was forced to go play with her before we went inside … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Bina the German Shepherd Mix

Poor Bina! Someone ran over her paw in a car. She must be pretty darn tough, though, since she wasn’t even limping.

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Tidus the Famous Corgi, Requiescat In Pace

Alas, poor Tidus. He passed away last Sunday, at the ripe old age of nearly-fifteen. He had a pretty amazing run, especially considering how badly he injured his spine. Even up until a few weeks ago, he was doing amazingly… … Continue reading

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Dog of New Year’s Day: Blitzen (Name Subject To Change) the Great Pyrenees Australian Shepherd Mix

I still need a little time to mourn Tidus. I’ll post my eulogy to him tomorrow or the next day. But I think we all need a little hope for the new year, too, so I’m going to post an … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Uncle Baxter the German Wirehaired Pointer

Uncle Baxter is 2, and apparently has a Facebook page, but I’m unable to find it. Possibly it is not shared with the world, which would be terrible because Uncle Baxter should be seen by everybody.

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