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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: 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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Sunday Switchup: Halloween

Twitter and Facebook photo-sharing still aren’t working. Frustrating, but I’ll figure it out eventually. On the subject of photos, I did a little face-painting for Halloween.

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Red Dog of the Day: Tidus the Corgi

There is a bit of funny graffiti on the sidewalk not far from my home. Tidus seems to like it almost as much as I do.

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Dog of the Day: Georgie the Dapper Yorkshire Terrier

Georgie (9) was out for a little meander around the neighborhood, and was certainly well dressed for the occasion!  

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Dog of the Day: Zara the Belgian Malinois

Hey Lucy! I’m home! Edit: Funny… the text was for a dog named Lucy, but everything else was from Zara. So… yeah. That’s a thing. Which happened.

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Caturday Supplement: Shaved Persian

I ran into someone carrying her two cats home from the groomer. Her two shaved-except-for-the-head cats. Unfortunately, most of the pictures didn’t come out very well, but I think you can get the general idea from this one.

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A Tail of Two Dogs, Part One: Dr. Pepper the German Shepherd Lab Mix

This is the first of a tale of two dogs: meet Dr. Pepper, the German shepherd Labrador retriever maybe mix, age 5. Note his alert expression, his lovely eyes. Especially note his magnificent, foofly tail. Remember them for tomorrow. There … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Sasser the English Springer Spaniel Puppy

I saw Sasser this evening, and I just had to post her. She’s just three months old. I forgot to ask what breed she was, but I think she’s a springer. She could be a cocker, though. I can say … Continue reading

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Caturday Supplement: RIP My BFFF, Wheezy the Tuxedo Kitty

I know I mentioned being sad earlier this week. Well, now you get to hear why. My best feline friend forever, Wheezy, had to be put to sleep earlier this week. Earlier this month his family noticed that one of … Continue reading

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