"Hey, Dog Walker!" The shout-out bounds across the street like a puppy fetching a stick. Erin O'Meara, leash and iPod in hand, waves.
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At the top of the stairs, Dexter the pit bull is waiting exactly where Wendy DeSarno told him to sit when she went to answer the door.
Oskar -- like Cher and Madonna, he doesn't need a last name -- is only 3, but he's also the reigning monarch of Astoria's French bulldog kingdom.
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