The Dogist

A photo-documentary series about the beauty of dogs. Author of the NYT Bestseller, THE DOGIST, available now, and PUPPIES, available for pre-order:

http://thedogist.com/book

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Bandit, Bullmastiff/Husky/Shepherd mix (1 y/o), Boul St-Laurent & Boulevard RenΓ© LΓ©vesque, Montreal, QC, CAN β€’ "When it's nighttime and I'm sleeping outside and people approach, he'll let me know. He's my protector and my best friend. I've had him since he was two months old. He's 87 pounds – it's hard to imagine him when he fit into a school bag."

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Dante, Rottweiler/Bernese Mountain Dog mix, Parc Jeanne-Mance, Montreal, QC, CAN β€’ "He was rejected by his mother – she tried to attack him. His mother was a Rottweiler and his father was a Bernese."

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Marley, Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever (4 y/o), Parc Jeanne-Mance, Montreal, QC, CAN β€’ "He's just super energetic."

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Azula, Cardigan Welsh Corgi (8 m/o), Parc Jeanne-Mance, Montreal, QC, CAN β€’ "She just chewed the internet cable at my apartment. It wasn't working before and now it does."

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Maddox, Great Dane/German Shepherd mix (5 y/o), Parc Jeanne-Mance, Montreal, QC, CAN β€’ "He was staying with friends and got out of the back gate and met them hiking in the mountains 2 km away. He doesn't just escape – he's aware. He knows where he's going. He's got like a little GPS."

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Skye, Australian Shepherd (3 y/o), Avenue du Mont-Royal O & Boul St-Laurent, Montreal, QC, CAN β€’ "I'm a photographer too and she ate one of my memory cards once. I didn't get it back."

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Theo, American Staffordshire Bull Terrier (5 y/o), Boul St-Laurent, Montreal, QC, CAN β€’ "He once saved a woman from being raped – we were 400 feet away and he ran because he heard screams. He pushed him over and waited with the woman while we waited for the police. He's a superhero. He's a tank without a turret."

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Raven, Siberian Husky (3 y/o), Avenue du Mont-Royal O & Rue Saint-Urbain, Montreal, QC, CAN β€’ "We found him in the woods in Pennington, BC five days ago. He had fleas and some other dog bit him on the arm – some guy just left him there. He was a good dog the whole way back."

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Fanny, Cocker Spaniel (2 y/o), Parc des AmΓ©riques, Montreal, QC, CAN β€’ "Beautiful, right?"

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Dexter, Shepherd mix (2 y/o), Totoredaca Dog Park, Mississauga, ON, CAN β€’ "He loves our cat, but he doesn't let her go outside. He runs after her and chases her back in."

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Bear, Border Collie mix (1 y/o), Totoredaca Dog Park, Mississauga, ON, CAN β€’ "He's obsessed with water. He digs in his water bowl."

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Murphy, Labrador Retriever (1 y/o), Totoredaca Dog Park, Mississauga, ON, CAN β€’ "He loves the snuggles like you wouldn't believe."

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Bruiser, Boxer (3 y/o), Queen Street W, Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "She gets mad when we all leave. Once, I didn't remove the trash can and we came back and garbage was strewn everywhere and she ate an entire chocolate bar; it was all over her face. She also once found a 6-pack of PBR and opened every can with her teeth. Shit happens."

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10 of 150 Dogs, Paws in the Park with @TheBodyShop, Woodbine Park, Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ Help end cosmetics animal testing! Sign the petition at the link in my bio & see the rest of the album at The Dogist on Facebook. #foreveragainstanimaltesting #crueltyfree #sponsored

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Leo, Shepherd/Rottweiler mix (1 y/o), Bond & Queen St. E., Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "He doesn't allow any men near my girlfriend. Leo the protector."

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Bronson, Australian Shepherd (6 y/o), Trinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "He howls when he's happy and he likes licking legs."

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Jackson, Samoyed (5 m/o), Trinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "He ate an entire shawarma (wrapper and all) and threw it up five hours later. His favorite food otherwise is napkins."

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Professor Pickles II, Pug (9 m/o), Graffiti Alley, Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "He's a professor of paleontology." @prof.pickles.ii

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Banksy, Australian Shepherd (6 y/o), John & Adelaide St., Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "He does secret graffiti around town."

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Austyn, Golden Retriever (6 m/o), CN Tower, Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "She's named after the country song. She's the calmest dog – I'm waiting for her wild side to come out."

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Muin, Golden Retriever (10 w/o), Trinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "Her name means 'bear' in Mi'kmaq culture. She's carrying on the legacy of our last dog, Bear."

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Dexy, Doberman Pinscher (10 y/o), King & Brant Pl., Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "He likes to carry groceries – the baguette or the hamburger bag." @dexydobe

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Harold, Boxer (10 w/o), Trinity Bellwoods Park, Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "Plenty of peeing and he discovered the joy of digging."

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Phoebe, Pug (11 w/o), Bellwoods & Queen St. W., Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "She always falls asleep on a pizza toy listening to Ed Sheeran." @phoebepthepug

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Texas, Chihuahua/Dachshund mix (3 y/o), Queen & Spadina Ave., Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "He's my child. I'm going to put him in the circus; he can jump super high."

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Rose, Shepherd mix (14 m/o), Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto, ON, CAN β€’ "She's the President of Canada and she runs like a thoroughbred horse." β€’ TORONTO: I'll be taking dog pictures at Woodbine Beach this Saturday (8/12) from 12pm-3pm in partnership with @thebodyshop to help end animal testing for cosmetics. Sign the petition to end animal testing at the link in my bio. (Paws in the Park - 8/12, 12pm-3pm - Woodbine Beach, 1675 Lake Shore Blvd E, Toronto, ON M4L 3W6) #foreveragainstanimaltesting #crueltyfree #sponsored

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Jack, Jack Russell Terrier (4 m/o), Queen Victoria Park, Niagara Falls, ON, CAN β€’ "He likes to play fetch. If you don't play with him he gets mad and starts barking."

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Mushu, Shepherd/Lab mix (7 y/o), Queen Victoria Park, Niagara Falls, ON, CAN β€’ "He really likes squirrels. He's never got one but it's a dream for him."

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Tyson, Goldendoodle (7 m/o), Niagara SkyWheel, Niagara Falls, ON, CAN β€’ "When we first got him he pooped in my room. Right on the carpet."

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Contessa, Chow Chow (7 y/o), Amherst & U.S. 9, Lake George, NY β€’ "We came home one day and found her on the roof – she went through the window and couldn't figure out how to get back in. We called her name and she came back in."

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