Category Archives: Photo

National Dog Day

Readers’ pictures


Cross-post from the Guardian.

Working dogs

The author and ex-vet Gill Lewis shares photographs of the dogs that inspired Puppy Academy, her new series for younger readers, from her faithful childhood pet Zak the Alsatian, to companion dogs for autistic children to the wonderfully brave search and rescue dogs

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Dogs in costume

Click here for some fabulous dachshunds in costume.


Famous owners


Andy Warhol by Jack Mitchell.

Dogs in politics

Westminster Dog of the Year competition includes a dachshund being aloof when walking with the pack.

Dogs dressed as their owners

Do dogs really look like their owners? They do in this project by Swiss photographer Sebastian Magnani – he has spliced together portraits of the owners with their four-legged friends in a series called Underdogs.

Dogs dressed as their owners



Drinking with a dachshund

A gift for dog lovers…


White House dogs

White House dogs

With the sad news of the passing of Barney, George W Bush’s terrier turned TV star, we look back at other canine inhabitants of the White House since the second world war…

Hop Farm hot dogs