Tag Archives: Border Collie

Dog of the Day: Comet the Australian Shepherd Border Collie Mix

Comet is such a sweetie, as you’ll see from the last of these pictures (which were not, obviously, taken by me, but by Comet’s mom.) I met her at the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, also known as the … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Greyson the Border Collie Australian Shepherd

The building where I work, ‘Hipmunk HQ’, is also home to another travel-related business: Olivia, which is a company that organizes cruises, package tours, and similar things for lesbians. Hipmunk has the bottom two floors, and a no-dogs-at-work policy. Olivia … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Max the Border Collie Australian Shepherd Mix

Confession time: I love all the dogs of San Francisco, but I do have some favorites. Max (4 years old, and border collie/Australian shepherd is an educated guess) is one of them. I could give you a dozen reasons — … Continue reading

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Double Dog Day: Ashley and Abbe the Border Collie Mixes

In keeping with the theme from yesterday, I present you two pups I ran into a couple weeks ago: Abbe, a five-year-old border collie/something-or-other mix, and Ashley. Ashley is a border collie mix too, though it’s kind of hard to … Continue reading

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Double Dog Day: Remington and Winchester the Border Collie Puppies

Public Service Announcement  I keep forgetting, I should really say this more often: if I took pictures of your pup, and it’s been a while and I haven’t posted them, feel free to bug me about it in the comments. I literally … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Rigby the Border Collie/Corgi Mix

Thirty pictures of Rigby… one came out. The rest were all in the sun, and while in person Rigby is positively glorious in the sun, on a camera he is a black silhouette with burning white highlights. I’m surprised he didn’t … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Ryder the Border Collie/Labrador Retriever Mix

“Ryder border collie lab mix 3 yrs”, my notes say. He seems kind of small for that combination, but he does look a lot like those two breeds, so maybe he was just a little one.

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Dog of the Day: Mona the Border Collie Mix

Mona is the mascot/queen/official greeter down at the Fight and Fitness Gym. Fortunately for me, she didn’t put up a fight, although she does seem very fit.

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Dog of the Day: Calvin the Bernese Mountain Dog/Border Collie Mix

There’s a mix I haven’t heard of before. If they’re lucky, Calvin is as smart and long-lived as a border collie, but as easy-going, cheerful, and happy (and non-neurotic) as a Berner. But, let’s be honest here: no matter what … Continue reading

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Puppy Week Encore: Cisco the Border Collie/Pit Bull Puppy

Since I shamefully neglected you on Friday, you get another puppy before puppy week is officially over. Meet Cisco, the 13-week-old Pit Bull/Border Collie mix. If you’re feeling down, Cisco will be your friend.

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