Jake PoehlsCosmie Silfa and Skippy have hit the big time...Frequent SF Weekly readers -- and riders of the 14-Mission bus -- may be familiar with Cosmie Silfa. Actually, while Silfa is a fine fellow, he's not nearly as memorable as his constant companion, Skippy. Skippy the service iguana. Silfa ... More >>
Joe Eskenazi Cosmie Silfa and SkippyYesterday we reported that Cosmie Silfa was at risk of having to give up his doctor-prescribed "service iguana" Skippy. Today, however, Silfa is optimistic he won't have to surrender the arm-sized, green lizard his psychiatrist describes as "an essential compon ... More >>
Joe EskenaziCosmie Silfa and SkippyOur more fervent readers may recall a June SF Weekly cover story titled "Service with a Snarl" exploring the city's intriguing rules and regulations regarding service animals. Yes, it was the one with the maniacal Chihuahua on the cover. One of the service anima ... More >>
In San Francisco, lizards, rodents, and vicious Chihuahuas have all been declared service animals.