Artificial Canines
As Found Animals

Our human's companions, and other canines, rendered in forever frozen poses.
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Dog Foot Stool
(1 of 18) (926 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
4th Street at Townsend Street, San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Tuesday 16 February 2010)
(Photo taken 13:39:14 Friday 27 November 2009)
© 2010 Bryan Costales
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A dog foot stool stood in a store window. Because of the window's glass, the dog reflected the street.


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Wired Dog Wore Red Scarf
(2 of 18) (836 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
2010 Chinese New Year Parade internal link
Market Street, San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 16:35:04 Saturday 27 February 2010)
(Photo posted Wednesday 30 October 2013)
© 2013 Bryan Costales
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A dog wrapped with wire and wearing a red scarf became a decoration to a car during the 2010 Chinese New Year Parade. Notice the bead necklace holding a crystal pendant.


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Dog On A Truck
(3 of 18) (906 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
A. Ruiz Construction Co. external link truck
Fisherman's Wharf internal link San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 12:46:02 Monday 30 November 2009)
(Photo posted Tuesday 16 February 2010)
© 2010 Bryan Costales
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A fake dog was hung on the rack of an A. Ruiz Construction Co. truck.


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Where Was The Fake Dog Hidden?
(4 of 18) (1048 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Main Street, San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 11:09:03 Sunday 13 October 2013)
(Photo posted Wednesday 30 October 2013)
© 2013 Terry Costales
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Two real dogs (Gypsy on the left and Rocky on the right) lounged on pillows while between them rested a fake dog on his own pillow.


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Concrete Dog Real Ball
(5 of 18) (896 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Forest Hill Neighborhood internal link San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 15:00:04 Saturday 8 August 2009)
(Photo posted Tuesday 16 February 2010)
© 2010 Bryan Costales
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A concrete dog either loyally guarded a real ball or wasted time smelling the flowers.


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Iron Dog Hawaiian Frock
(6 of 18) (896 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Aloha Festival 2008 internal link
Presidio Grounds, San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
(Photo taken 12:28:22 Sunday 10 August 2008)
© 2008 Bryan Costales
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An iron dog was dressed in a Hawaiian frock


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Fake Dog Stock Still
(7 of 18) (892 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Aloha Festival 2008 internal link
Presidio Grounds, San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 12:28:16 Sunday 10 August 2008)
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
© 2008 Bryan Costales
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A pooch stood stock still with desire in its eyes.


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Smartly Dressed Dog
(8 of 18) (1030 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Aloha Festival 2008 internal link
Presidio Grounds, San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 12:09:10 Saturday 2 August 2008)
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
© 2008 Bryan Costales
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The smartly dressed dog sported a handy lifting handle.


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Dog Hung On A Bicycle
(9 of 18) (890 views)

Canines As Artificial Animals
Port Costa internal link California
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
(Photo taken 13:13:58 Sunday 6 July 2008)
© 2008 Bryan Costales
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A long thin dog was hung on a bicycle.


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Sad Dog Silly Sombrero
(10 of 18) (1044 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Hayward, California
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
(Photo taken 12:28:32 Saturday 2 February 2008)
© 2008 Bryan Costales
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Sad dog was forever cursed to wear silly sombrero.


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Fake Dog With A Horrible Case Of Rust
(11 of 18) (959 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Issaquah Dock internal link Sausalito, California
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
(Photo taken 14:39:44 Saturday 12 January 2008)
© 2008 Bryan Costales
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An abstract statue of a dog with a horrible case of rust was found on Issaquah Dock, a houseboat dock in Sausalito, California.


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Dog With Basket In Mouth
(12 of 18) (920 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Pacific Heights internal link San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
(Photo taken sometime in 2007)
© 2008 Terry Costales
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A bronze statue of a dog with a basket in its mouth was found alongside the road and atop a fence as a decoration in Pacific Heights.


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Willie Brown's Hood Ornament
(13 of 18) (914 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
(Photo taken sometime in 2007)
© 2008 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons License
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A racing dog was the figure atop Willie Brown's radiator cap.


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Fox In Uniform
(14 of 18) (901 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Amiens internal link France
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
(Photo taken sometime in 2006)
© 2008 Bryan Costales
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#Fox_01


A fox in a band uniform lay reclined in a store window in Amiens, France.


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Fluffy Goofy In Back Seat
(15 of 18) (973 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Rockridge area, Oakland, California
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
(Photo taken sometime in 2006)
© 2008 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons License
#Dog_04


Two dogs at rest in the back of a car.


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Silly dog
(16 of 18) (928 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Bayfair Mall, Hayward, California
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
(Photo taken sometime in 2006)
© 2008 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons License
#Dog_03


Silly dog could not see the hydrant behind it.


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Bulldog on side of old fire truck
(17 of 18) (951 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Fisherman's Wharf internal link San Francisco, California
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
(Photo taken sometime in 2006)
© 2008 Terry Welte
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#Dog_02


The side view of a bulldog in chrome was one of the emblems on the side of an old fire truck.


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Gonzaga University
(18 of 18) (884 views)

Artificial Canines As Found Animals
Gonzaga University external link mascot in plaster behind glass.
Spokane, Washington, U.S.A.
(Photo posted Thursday 28 August 2008)
(Photo taken sometime in 2006)
© 2008 Terry Welte
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#Dog_01


In a window display was the statue of Gonzaga University's mascot. Around its neck was a collar with the words "Gonzaga Top Dog," on it.


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