Pebbles the Shih Tzu

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Agora Galleries, located in the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego, is renowned for its fine art, antiques, estate jewelry, exquisite home décor, accent pieces, and Pebbles, the adorable Shih Tzu who thinks she’s the store’s owner.

Please, if you do visit the gallery, don’t tell Pebbles that actually the artistic showcase is owned and operated by Suzan Kreitzer.

That said, Kreitzer knows that Pebbles is a major attraction for dog-loving conventioneers and other guests at the Hyatt who happen to pass by the gallery and see Pebbles on her doggy ‘throne,’ strategically situated at the store’s entrance, where she simply charms every customer.

In fact, Pebbles is so popular – and generates so many smiles – she even has her own Instagram account, @shitzupebbles, with 104 followers.

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(Photography by Avital portrait first posted online March 2019. ©2019 We Believe in Smiles™. All rights reserved. To inquire about purchasing or leasing a photo canvass of this or any other WBIS photograph for your office or home, phone 844-228-4825.)

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