Dogs at the Beach: Vancouver, BC

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dogs playing with their toys in the water

2 dogs playing with their toys at the beach

Some dogs are very possessive about their toys. Some other dogs don’t care about their toys. They will play with it, then move on to something else. Not these 2 dogs. They kept playing with their own toys and growled at the other as soon as the other got close.

It takes a lot of work, I mean treats, to …


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Ethelbert

category Dogs • hashtags Dog Photography, Canada, BC, Vancouver • 2 min read

White Maremma

A very happy Maremma

His name is Ethelbert, it’s a Maremma. Ethelbert used to be my dog. I “traded” him for my current dog, Dodoïte https://www.sritch.com/tag/dodoite.html. Now, Ethelbert is running around at his new place. It’s a huge property.

His new place is huge. It’s a ranch in the mountains not too far from Quesnel. It’s a little bigger than …


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Shawn & Jasper: Vancouver Downtown Eastside, BC

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pitbull and owner together

Shawn & Jasper

Shawn does the yoyo. He’s from Calgary—Alberta but he prefers to live in Vancouver—BC. He lives in Vancouver, then goes back to Calgary where he spends a few month, his family is still in Calgary, and … comes back to Vancouver, just like a yoyo.

Shawn was looking for a pitbull and found Jasper.

Jasper is a year and half old brindle pitbull. Jasper can look …


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A Cool Dude: Vancouver, BC

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dog walking wearing a bandanna and sun glasses

Cool Dog Walking

This was in on a nice sunny warm spring day. If a person wears sunglasses on sunny days, shouldn’t a dog also wear sunglasses in the sun?

This dog wasn’t too crazy about it.

When she noticed me and turned his head quickly, the glasses fell off on one side. It quickly became uncomfortable and her owner had to put the glasses back in place …


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Abandoned: Vancouver, BC

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abandoned: vancouver, bc

Abandoned: Vancouver, BC

This dog was tied up at one of the entrance of the Granville Island Public Market. It’s a very nice dog, not once did she growled. As soon as somebody walked by the entrance door, she didn’t move, she only lifted her head and paid attention.

According Stanley Coren, there are more dogs stolen than bicycles. The most stolen dogs by breed are:

  • Yorkshire Terrier …

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Droopy: Vancouver, BC

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droopy, basset hound: vancouver, bc

Henri the Basset Hound, aka Droopy: Vancouver, BC

This is Henri (that’s the French Henry with an i at the end), a Basset Hound. I like Basset Hounds. My own ‘beast’ is a furry Basset Hound. When Henri stands looking at me, he really looks like Droopy.

Droopy was a cartoon character created by Tex Avery in the 1940s for MGM (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) in Hollywood. Droopy was voiced mostly by …


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Born to Run: Vancouver, BC

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Greyhound, born to run: Vancouver, BC

Born to Run: Vancouver, BC

This is Milo. Milo is a big Greyhound. Milo is not a rescue from one of the Greyhound racing in the US or Mexico. He’s born here, in Canada. His brother, Moe https://www.sritch.com/dogs/sheep-greyhound-vancouver-bc.html never runs (almost). He eats grass like a sheep.

But Milo runs and chases his Frisbee. He chases the Frisbee, but he never catches his …


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Undecided: West Vancouver, BC

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undecided airedale: west vancouver, bc

Undecided Airedale: West Vancouver, BC

This Airedale couldn’t decide which way to pass me.

I’m on the middle of the pathway, kneeling in the middle, to make her photo. So should she go left? Or should she go right? She couldn’t decide. I didn’t move, I was kneeling in the middle of the pathway. She started to pass me through to the left, stopped then tried …


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