Today marks the anniversary of the death Laika, the street dog that Russians sent into space in 1953. Had she made it back, she would have been the Carl Sagan of dogs.
Posts By Anna Jane Grossman
One row of the faces above are close ups from pups at Tompkins Square Park’s 2010 Halloween parade. The other are strays up for adoption at Bideawee in NYC. Which dogs are which?
Joe Sacco isn’t a dog-loving cartoonist as much as he is a dog-owning cartoonist who should give me a call if he wants to work on that barking problem.
If this were my pup, I’d train him to do this on command. “Owen, do your Cirque du Soleil impression! Good dog!”
I was telling my sister today how queer I think it is when people write LOL to things that just aren’t funny. I rarely Laugh Out Loud–and couldn’t it be LA? Laugh Aloud?
I asked my 4-year-old niece what this dog was dressed as.
“A CD,” she said.
This makes me think that someone out there, a Lego is wearing a dog costume.
In his new book Dogs, photographer Tim Flach offers up artistically choreographed photos of fifty breeds of dogs, shot all over the world. Here are some of the pictures that struck me as particularly awe-inspiring.
Last week I attended the Association for Pet Dog Trainer‘s annual conference Atlanta, then drove to visit my sister and her girls in Nashville. I caught a ride with Charlotte, a fellow dog trainer. Charlotte…