The Dogist

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

http://thedogist.com/book

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Roadie, Beagle/Miniature Pinscher mix (7 y/o), 3rd & Broadway, Nashville, TN • “She follows me everywhere I go. We’ve been to most states. We had a car but it died. Luckily we still have our music.”

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Mellow, Labrador Retriever/Shepherd mix (2 y/o), 4th Ave. S. & Broadway, Nashville, TN • “He’s homeland security.”

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Prissy, Teacup Poodle (13.5 y/o), Barktoberfest with Parnassus Books, Whites Creek, TN • “She’s been blind since she was six-months-old. We tried then to reattach her retinas but it didn’t work out.”

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Skylie, Heeler/Terrier mix (15 y/o), Barktoberfest with Parnassus Books, Whites Creek, TN • “She’s forgotten to be ornery in her old age. She’s gotten very friendly. I’ve never seen her wag her tail until today. I counted nine times. Today was a big day. She’s not wanted to leave.”

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Bailey, Louise, & Payton, Golden Retrievers (12, 1 & 12 y/o), Barktoberfest with Parnassus Books, Whites Creek, TN • “Bailey and Payton are littermates. After the Virginia Tech shooting we took them to the campus to help bring joy to a place that needed it most. They were on the CBS evening news. Louise is a hermaphrodite. Externally she looks female, but internally she had both reproductive systems. The doctors were shocked.” @theblanckgoldens

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Aysia, Maltese (2 y/o), Barktoberfest with @ParnassusBooks, Whites Creek, TN • “We have three and she steals her sisters’ treats. Her older sister Bailey is slow. If you toss a treat to Bailey, Aysia will take hers and run as fast as she can to get Bailey’s.” @aysiaadventures

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Mac, Cavapoo (11 w/o), 8th & Macdougal St., New York, NY • “He's got moxie. When we walk him in the park it's like walking with The Beatles – everyone comes up to him.”

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Lily, Smooth Collie (2 y/o), 21st & 10th Ave., New York, NY • “She’s a rescue and a stability service dog.”

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Meet these pups and 30 more at #PetCon! Use code: DOGIST to get 20% off your tickets (offer expires in 24 hours!) Use the link in my bio or go to petinsider.com/petcon to get your tickets. Can't wait to see you there!
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Toast, Pants, & Muppet, Cavalier King Charles Spaniels & Japanese Chin (12 & 10 y/o), Chelsea, New York, NY • “Toast is gearing up for Halloween. Muppet is looking for a boyfriend. Pants is looking for a job – an internship preferably. She’s looking to learn.” @toastmeetsworld

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Hobbes, Dachshund/Beagle Mix (8 y/o), Washington Square Park, New York, NY • “He’s always starving, and he’s got the bark of a dog five times his size.” – “I always liked dogs, but when my fiancée and I moved in together, I moved in with Hobbes as well. I now love dogs almost as much as she does. We are getting married today, and The Dogist is her favorite Instagram account to follow – I wanted to surprise her by having Hobbes on The Dogist on our wedding day. I love you Rach!”

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Mary Todd Lincoln, Bear, Meriwether Lewis, Opie, Francis, & Belle – Dachshund, mix, Cockapoo, Hound mix, & "Tennessee Brown dogs", Parnassus Books, Nashville, TN @parnassusbooks @marytoddlincolncoffman
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Nashville: Come out to Barktoberfest tomorrow (10/21) to meet me, get your books signed, and have the chance to get your dog photographed and featured by me! 12pm-5pm at The Woods at Fontanel, Whites Creek, TN • thedogist.com/book for more details

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Murray, Golden Retriever (4 m/o), Washington Square Park, New York, NY • "He’s going to be a very big boy. His brother from another litter was 75 pounds." @murrayinthecity

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Argo, German Shepherd (2 y/o), Union Square, New York, NY • “He has an older brother Chihuahua that’s 14. Argo wants to play with him but the Chihuahua is an old man who doesn't want anything to do with him.”

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Koda, Cavalier King Charles Spaniel (5 m/o), Washington Square Park, New York, NY • “He knows he’s cute.”

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Teddy, Chihuahua (11 m/o), Washington Square Park, New York, NY • “He’s having his first birthday party next month with all of his dog friends.” @tinytedddybear

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Cody, Cocker Spaniel (11 w/o), Washington Square Park, New York, NY • "He is the great-great-great-great-great grand-dog of our first black Cocker Spaniel. Five greats."

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Penny, Labrador Retriever mix (5 m/o), Bloomfield & 3rd St., Hoboken, NJ • "She takes a good fifteen minutes to come out of her crate every morning because she's afraid of peeing on the ground."

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Lily, German Shorthaired Pointer (2 y/o), Bloomfield & 3rd St., Hoboken, NJ • "You met and photographed her at 3 months old in Acadia National Park in Maine. She's on page 8 in your new puppy book."

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Max, Bernese Mountain Dog (9 w/o), Bloomfield & 3rd St., Hoboken, NJ • "He already weighs 15 pounds. He's a handful.”

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Clover, Dachshund (11 w/o), Church Square, Hoboken, NJ • "She has absolutely no concept of how small she is." @clovertheminihotdog

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Josie & Hojie, Shetland Sheepdogs (9 & 4 y/o), Church Square, Hoboken, NJ • "She loves to dance and he destroys shoes regularly."

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Teddy, Norfolk Terrier (3 y/o), Fishs Eddy, New York, NY • "We call him ‘Fishs Teddy’. He works here – he's good for office morale." • NYC: Join me at @fishseddynyc this Wednesday, 10/18 from 6:30-8:30pm. I'll be signing books and petting puppies – hope to see you there!

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Harper, Goldendoodle (2 y/o), Church Square, Hoboken, NJ • "She's part of a pack of dogs in Hoboken. She's a socialite."

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Wylie, Great Pyrenees/Australian Shepherd mix (3 y/o), Church Square, Hoboken, NJ • "He pees on everything – he probably peed on 20 trees on our way here."

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Join Chloe, me, and 30 famous dogs for the first ever PetCon on November 18th & 19th! I’ll be speaking and sharing my Dogist photo tips. Follow the link in my bio to learn more and get tickets while they’re still available! #petcon

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Emmy & Willa, Labrador Retrievers (2 & 3 y/o), Boston Common, Boston, MA • “Emmy is the nice one. Willa is the mischievous one.”

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Everett, Pit Bull/Rhodesian Ridgeback/Boxer mix (6 y/o), Boston Common, Boston, MA • “He came from Tennessee. I fostered him and decided to keep him after a week. He was 30 pounds at best – now he’s 70.”

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Sheldon, Boston Terrier (4 y/o), Boston Common, Boston, MA • “He’s basically insane. A nutter butter. He was doing pretty well at my parents’ house and then we came back and there was fluff everywhere. He got a pillow. We’re still finding it. Otherwise he’s great.”

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Penny, Golden Retriever (6 m/o), Boston Common, Boston, MA • “She sometimes bites us.”

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Shadow, Labrador Retriever (12 y/o), Arlington & Newbury St., Boston, MA • “She dreams. She puts her legs in the air and dreams of playing with other dogs.”

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