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Tuesday, March 2, 2010

The Wild Teacup Poodles of Telegraph Hill

Posted By on Tue, Mar 2, 2010 at 12:45 PM

click to enlarge My teacup poodle runneth over.
  • My teacup poodle runneth over.
There's something to be said for becoming a tourist in your own city. For instance, let's say you jumped on The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill bandwagon five years late and were like, "Let's go climb that staircase in North Beach!" And just when you're wondering what the hell the people who live adjacent to that staircase do when they, say, buy a new mattress, you stumble upon this gem.

Not only has someone taken the time to decorate the area surrounding this fire hydrant, they've used it as a forum to espouse their love for the teacup poodle. "No dogs (teacup poodles OK)." Because teacup poodles aren't dogs, m'kay? They're people. And you would know that if you spent some time gazing into their soulful, beady, brown eyes.
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