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Thursday, September 29, 2011

Border Collies on the Move!

Posted By on Thu, Sep 29, 2011 at 3:00 PM

click to enlarge Smarter than the average drunk...
  • Smarter than the average drunk...

Yesterday we brought you the tale of a drunk driver who attempted to crash the carpool lane with his border collie as the requisite second passenger.

There's little that border collies can't do. But they cannot drive cars nor serve as your passengers in the carpool lane. They can, however, make better decisions than the aforementioned drunk driver.

A border collie on the move -- of a more sober, safe, and environmentally friendly variety -- was spotted in the Lower Haight recently. Here it is:

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Granted, this dog looked like he'd be a lot more comfortable herding a bike than being ferried by one. He paced about nervously and seemed to be in an intense mood.

But, then, that's how border collies roll.

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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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