Riley, the yellow lab from Oakland, waits for his owners shopping for gifts at the Williams Sonoma store on Bay St. in Emeryville, Calif.  on Friday, Dec.
Riley, the yellow lab from Oakland, waits for his owners shopping for gifts at the Williams Sonoma store on Bay St. in Emeryville, Calif. on Friday, Dec. 23, 2011. (Laura A. Oda/Staff) ( LAURA A. ODA/STAFF )