Tag Archives: North Beach

Dog of the Day: Mowgli the Australian Shepherd/Australian Cattle Dog Mix Puppy

I did remember to ask this pup’s name, but I think I must have been squealing too loud to hear the answer. I do remember that he was three months old, though. Edit: A little bird tells me down in the comments … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Emma the Pit Bull Mix/Store Dog

Emma is the store dog for an antique-y rare-book-map-and-print store in North Beach called ‘Schein And Schein‘. She welcomes everyone with polite grace, or at least did while we were there.

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Double Dog Day: Bingo the Catahoula Leopard Dog And Quixote the Icelandic Sheepdog Mix

A meeting of the foxiest dog I’ve seen in quite some time and the leopardiest dog I’ve seen likewise. Edit: Aww, man, I hate when I screw up the hovertext. Edit x2: According to Quixote’s mom (in the comments below), the Catahoula … Continue reading

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Sunday Switchup: Awesome Sweater, or Awesomest Sweater?

Ran into this woman at Al’s Attire, but alas, I’m pretty sure they don’t sell that sweater there.

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Dog of the Day: Vegas the Pug/Beagle Mix

Vegas is a puggle, and a Very Important Pup: she’s the shop dog at Al’s Attire, a neat little tailor/cobbler’s shop in North Beach. I got a pair of custom-made shoes there, and although the first pair is a little … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Waldo the Wire-Haired Standard Dachshund

I see so few of these guys around that I almost forgot they existed: Waldo is a full-sized dachshund, which means that he is roughly twice as long and eight times as heavy as the typical miniature dachshund. Full-sized dachshunds … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Pork Chop the Long Dog

Nobody’s quite sure of anything about Pork Chop. He’s ‘around 14-ish’ and ‘maybe a dachshund mix’ or ‘might be part basset hound’. He is, however, a real sweetie.

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Dog of the Day: Sterling the Pembroke Welsh Corgi

I never get tired of these guys. Sterling was right around 1 year old when I took this picture, and enjoying a brisk walk through North Beach.

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Double Dog Day: Summer and Jessie

Their official names are “Springbank Summer’s Bright Future” (a winner of several awards at dog shows, including at least one ‘grand championship’ that’s not shown on that page… whatever that means, search me, I dunno!) and “Sir Jessie Valentine.” And … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Edward the Bedlington Terrier

I caught this (10-year-old) pup doing a little window shopping. Seems like Henry isn’t the only dog who wants a hat.

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