Tag Archives: Oakland

Dog of National Puppy Day: Chiyoko the Japanese Akita

Happy National Puppy Day, everyone! Even if it isn’t by the time you read this, trust me, you’ll be able to pretend after seeing Chiyoko (Chi/yoko, The Daughter of a Thousand Generations). These pictures were taken about a month ago, … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Louie the Great Pyrenees

Louie was (mis-spellingly) named after Louis XIV, who had a ‘great’ deal to do with the Pyrenees. The court of Louis XIV was infatuated with the breed, which up until then was sort of thought of as a peasant dog. Louie … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Jack Straw the Golden Retriever Puppy

I was not the only one impressed by Jack (5 months old), as you can see from the pictures. I am told Jack Straw cut down a man in cold blood, Shannon. Probably with cuteness.

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Dog of the Day: Layla the Chihuahua

Layla (7 years old) has been commuting with her dad for a few months now. All in all, she seems pretty happy with the arrangement.

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Dog of Adam’s Triumphant Return: Bella the German Shepherd Puppy

So… I’m back! And if not in fighting trim, at least in one piece, for the most part. To celebrate my triumphant return, and (mostly) to apologize for my prolonged absence, I present to you Bella the 4-month-old German shepherd … Continue reading

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Sunday Switchup: Happy Shrub

I need more happy things in my life. So here is a very happy shrub. It has no worries. It can just sit there and photosynthesize.

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Dog of the Day: Pit Bull Puppy

An adorable pit bull puppy for you today. I am sorry for my temporary absence. I am going through some pretty rough times right now, medically speaking, and things may be intermittent for a while yet. I will do my … Continue reading

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Caturday Supplement: Derpy Kitty

Saw this kitty while wandering around Oakland. Super-derp!

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Sunday Switchup: Horses

Ran into a couple of these guys wandering a street fair in Oakland. No idea why, but it’s fine by me.

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Sunday Switchup: Fancy Chickens

Ran into these surprisingly fancy chickens at a street fair in Oakland. Yes, yes, okay, technically the little mini petting zoo was for kids, but I’m sure nobody minded me butting in.

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