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Tuesday, November 23, 2010

SPCA Macy's Window Has Slow Opening Weekend

Posted By on Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 12:01 AM

click to enlarge You resisted his charms. Your loss.
  • You resisted his charms. Your loss.

Vast throngs of shoppers cooed over the exorbitantly cute puppies and kitties romping within the SPCA Macy's pet adoption display. But a far smaller number of people took the plunge and took home a critter.

Since the SPCA has set a goal of 320 adoptions by the Jan. 2 closing of the display, that comes out to just over seven adoptions a day. Yet at the end of the day on Sunday only 16 animals had been taken home after three days.

This is where we unsubtly break the fourth wall and urge those who are toeing the line to adopt a creature. More adorable animals after the jump.
 

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Joe Eskenazi

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Joe Eskenazi was born in San Francisco, raised in the Bay Area, and attended U.C. Berkeley. He never left. "Your humble narrator" was a staff writer and columnist for SF Weekly from 2007 to 2015. He resides in the Excelsior with his wife, 4.3 miles from his birthplace and 5,474 from hers.

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