KCRW Pets Are An Elite Crew

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What started as a simple staff email quickly turned into a pet show of epic proportions.  The one up-manship and pageantry carried on long after everyone went home for the night, and what was left was something extraordinary. KCRW staffers were happy to share their littlest family members with all.  This was the result:

Here's a pic of Tyler Hale's hound, Desmond, with a bolo tie on in Joshua Tree.
Here’s a pic of  KCRW Promotions guy Tyler Hale’s hound, Desmond, with a bolo tie on in Joshua Tree. (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
ATC Producer Avishay Artsy’s Cat Waffle
This is Danielle Lesner's pup, Pablo. This little panda bear has been my BFF going on 8 years now. Tricks he knows include: Sit Shake and Burrow under covers
This is development campaign gal Danielle Lesner’s pup, Pablo.

Tricks he knows include:
Sit
Shake
and
Burrow under covers

(The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
Nasim Thompson and Penelope
Arts Partnership lady Nasim Thompson and Penelope
Tre Giles' confident pup Boo Radley
Local Announcer Tre Giles’ confident pup Boo Radley (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
Tom Schnabel's Colette
Rhythm Planet DJ Tom Schnabel’s Colette
Collin Walzak's Riley the 3 yr old Bernese Mtn Dog
MBE Producer Collin Walzak’s Riley the 3 yr old Bernese Mtn Dog (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
Evan Kleiman's Paco.  A real sweet dude.
Good Food Host Evan Kleiman’s Paco. A real sweet dude. (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
Louie is Paco's nemesis - both are fond of Evan
Louie is Paco’s nemesis – both are fond of Evan (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
Sorry for one-upping all your pet photos...but my bulldog King Ramses reigns supreme.
“Sorry for one-upping all your pet photos…but my bulldog King Ramses reigns supreme.” – Jaime Cass in Accounting (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
To quote Sassy, from Homeward Bound: the Incredible Journey, "Cats rule and dogs drool"... -Brandon DeVine's Sonny
To quote Sassy, from Homeward Bound: the Incredible Journey, “Cats rule and dogs drool”…
-Sonny (Brandon DeVine the Fringe Benefits Coordinator’s cat)(The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
This is Lucy Groman with some guy...
This is Lucy, Jason Groman the utility guy’s little pup (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
Benjamin Gottlieb and Archibald
WWLA/TTP Producer Benjamin Gottlieb and Archibald (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
The pup that started it all - Jackson Brown. He's only 4 months old, can you believe it?
The pup that started it all – Jackson Brown. He’s only 4 months old, can you believe it? And less importantly, Danny Sway director of volunteer services. (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
Eric J Lawrence's cat Daphne is not impressed...
Music Librarian Eric J Lawrence’s cat Daphne is not impressed… (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
Holly Pepper's Andre and Romeo
Holly Pepper from Underwriting’s Andre and Romeo (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)

Nobody wanted to be left out! Here are some submissions from staff members after this post went live:

Caitlin Borzi in Development's irie pups Tosh and Marley
Caitlin Borzi in Development’s irie pups Tosh and Marley (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
Charlie Parker is comfortable lounging while DJ Valida is comfortable DJ'ing the lounge
Charlie Parker is comfortable lounging while DJ Valida is comfortable DJ’ing the lounge (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
Kim Masters of The Business enjoys the finer things in life with Biscuit
Kim Masters of The Business enjoys the finer things in life with Biscuit (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)
And last but not least, the newborn Twinkle belonging to Design and Architecture host Frances Anderton
And last but not least, the newborn Twinkle belonging to Design and Architecture host Frances Anderton (The original image is no longer available, please contact KCRW if you need access to the original image.)

Do people really look like their pets? You be the judge.