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Southwest Desert Dogs

Dogs with a bite

Dogs with a bite

Entrepreneur Sean Draper, right, serves up a Sonoran dog to Lyle Kaapke at his Southwest Desert Dogs hot dog cart, in the unlikely location of 5214 E. Pima St. Draper's pre-food-stand occupation involved rental cars, but he decided to ditch the suit for a more casual line of work in a small …

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Dogs with a bite

Dogs with a bite

Sean Draper waves in response to a honk from a passing car he recognizes as he chats with Southwest Desert Dogs customer Emmitt Warner, 82. Draper has built up a loyal group of repeat customers.

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Dogs with a bite

Dogs with a bite

After another day on the job, Draper hauls away his cart. He got into the business after after witnessing the success of a cart at a home improvement store.

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Dogs with a bite

Dogs with a bite

A basketball hoop hangs out back behind the Desert Dogs dining area - convenient for customers who need to work off some calories post-meal.

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Dogs with a bite

Dogs with a bite

Southwest Desert Dogs regulars Lyle Kaapke, left, and Max Crowell chat over dogs and brats at their familiar haunt on East Pima Street.

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Dogs with a bite

Dogs with a bite

Toni and Sean Draper are obviously fans of the Arizona Wildcats. When it comes to chatting up customers, Sean usually talks sports and Toni tackles just about any topic.

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Dogs with a bite

Dogs with a bite

Sean Draper starts off each morning with a hot dog.

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Dogs with a bite

Dogs with a bite

Husband and wife duo Sean and Toni Draper specialize in variety at Southwest Desert Dogs.

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