Tired: Vancouver, BC

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tired blue healer

Tired after running after the ball

Blue Healers are known for their endurance and tenacity. Blue Healers are supposed be able to run and jump for hours on end. This Blue Healer was running and running after the ball. This guy was throwing the ball for his dog, then she slowed down, now they are taking a break.

I don’t know which one is more tired than the other …


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Picking Up the Ball: Vancouver, BC

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border collie picking up a ball

Border Collie picking up the ball

This Border Collie never runs after the ball. He walks, actually it’s more of a strut than a walk, while looking at the ball. If he looses sight of the ball then his walk becomes a brisk walk.

He picks up the ball, walks back to his owner who immediately throws the ball again…

Normally, Border Collies run. They run after the ball …


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A Very Smart Guard Dog: Vancouver, BC

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Very Smart Guard Dog

A Very Smart Guard Dog: Vancouver, BC

His/her job is to protect the car from the intruders (including me). S/he’s trying to decide if s/he will have to bark or not.

At first I was intrigued by what s/he would do. I know that s/he’s a wimp, s/he knows that s/he’s a wimp. So what’s his/her strategy? Maybe …


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Tired Corgi: West Vancouver, BC

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tired corgi

A Very Tired Corgi

This Corgi was tired from running around. This is a very large grass field with many dogs running and she was running after every dog. Then she ‘submarined’ under every dog and went to sniff them. That’s one of the benefit of being a ‘shortie’.

As a usual Corgi, she was bossy, trying to move the other in some direction or another as she was …


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Fearless: Vancouver, BC

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fearless dog

Fearless Dog

This dog is fearless. She stares straight in my eyes and into my camera. It wasn’t just turning the head and me good lucky. Not once did she flinch.

I was kneeling on the ground with my camera and the ‘serious’ lens. It’s a big piece of glass. I was only 4.5 meters/14 feet away. Most dogs go to the side, turn their head …


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Italian Greyhound Jogging: Vancouver, BC

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Italian Greyhound jogging

Italian Greyhound Jogging

The Italian Greyhound is the smallest dog in the Greyhound family. In decreasing size order, there’s the Greyhound, then the Whippet and finally the Italian Greyhound. The problem with these dogs is that ‘there’s no meat!’. They are so skinny that if there is the slightest cooler wind, they will get chilled and…

Originally they were used to hunt rabbits and hare. Italian Greyhound can …


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A Confident Beagle: Vancouver, BC

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beagle crossing the street

Confident Beagle Crossing the Street

This is a confident Beagle on his way… His name is Charlie, actually Charles is the official name. The name Charles is after Prince Charles, the son of Queen Elizabeth II. When I asked for the reason, she said that it was because of the ears. ‘Oh’ I said and I didn’t go any further asking questions about the ears.

Charlie is already 6 …


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The Tongue: Vancouver, BC

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dog sticking his tongue out

Dog Sticking his Tongue Out

His owner said:

Just call his name: Eli and he always looks at the direction where his name comes from.

He didn’t look at me. Instead, he stuck his tongue out and kept looking straight ahead.

Why didn’t it work? I don’t know and his owner didn’t either. He insisted that it always worked and Eli always looks at whoever is …


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