Tag Archives: Telegraph Hill

Dog of the Day: Klezmer (aka Frank) the Irish Setter

Klezmer is his real name, and he’s ten years old and a huge sweetie. But there are apparently a lot of people who don’t know what ‘Klezmer’ means, so his mom had to give him a nickname that people could … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Oscar the Airedale Terrier

I saw Oscar (9) from a block away, and hurried over to ask, “Oh man, what breed is he? He looks like an explosion in an Airedale factory!” And it turns out he pretty much is.

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Dog of the Day: Bernese Mountain Dog

Every dog should have parents doting enough to take him to a vacation to San Francisco, and on a hike up to the top of Telegraph Hill. (Have you taken YOUR dog there? I’m just saying.)

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Sunday Switchup: What Will They Think Of Next?

A family in the Telegraph Hill area has made their garage door into a neighborhood spectacle. Not by painting it spectacularly, as one might expect in any sensible¬†normal¬†rational¬†ordinary city, but by making it into a giant view screen. One wonders … Continue reading

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Sunday Switchup: Exploratorium Sculpture

All right. Things are working weirdly, but they’re working. And well enough that I don’t feel compelled to chase down the last few little bits of whackiness. Speaking of whackiness, I bought season tickets to the Exploratorium After Dark series. … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Boots the Miniature Australian Shepherd

Autumn asked me to do her a favor over the winter break, and dogsit for one of her clients. You may recall this, since I posted some pictures of that ridiculous humongous goofball. She also asked me, in the middle … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Louie the Lhasa Apso/German Shepherd/Dachshund Mix

One of the more improbable mixes it has ever been my distinct pleasure to meet. Ran into Louie (9) when I was out and about just after New Year’s, but because of poor photo management skills (i.e. I stuck him … Continue reading

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Dog of the Day: Declan the Irish Setter Again

Okay, I was just going to add these pictures to the original post I made of Declan, but they’re so gorgeous that I think they deserve their own post.

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