Photos of a beloved bull terrier posed in funny, imaginative scenes

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The Instagram photos of Rafael Mantesso, who stages his doggie--a Bull Terrier--in these funny and adorable compositions.

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Sweet portraits of pitbulls: 'Flower Power,' Sophie Gamand

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Flower Power is about challenging myself to approach pit bulls with a fresh perspective and an open heart. I invite the viewer to do the same."—Sophie Gamand.

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These videos of a golden retriever eating vegetables are strangely comforting

This golden retriever's YouTube channel is a wonderful internet thing. More strangely comforting videos of Coco-chan below.

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Winner of 2014 World's Ugliest Dog Contest

This is Peanut, winner of the 26th annual World's Ugliest Dog Contest held in Petaluma, California. (KTVU)

Behind the scenes of that soggy doggie photo shoot

Remember this fabulous "Wet Dog" photo series we posted a while back? Here's a behind-the-scenes video with photographer Sophie Gamand.

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HTTP status dogs

429 "Hypertext Transfer Protocol response status codes. And dogs."

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Heartbreaking cinematic dog monologue

This scene always makes me cry. [via d0gbl0g.tumblr.com]

Julieta's at the wheel, a photo from the Boing Boing Flickr Pool

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"Julieta," a photo by Boing Boing reader Marcello Horta, shared in our Flickr Pool.

Hyperpuppyspace

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[Shoop: XJ]

The amazing carousel animal art of Tim Racer

1669789_762125143811920_1403894082860736383_o tim_honky_studioArtist Tim Racer is best known for his original carved sculptural works in the style of old-timey carousel creatures. Here are some photos from his Facebook, and here's his website. He is available for custom work, and also restores and helps preserves 19th-century carousel animals. He also co-founded BADRAP, a pitbull rescue organization.

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Wet Dogs

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Sophie Gamand's “Wet Dog” is a series of portraits of dogs photographed during their least favorite activity: bath time. (2013)

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'How to Be Happy,' by Natalya Lobanova

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Dogs playing bluegrass (video)

The classic 'Dueling Banjos," played badly by dogs, but played by dogs. Sort of. Video Link. [Thanks, Dean!]

Pug levitates up stairs

[video link, HT: @harryallen]

Meta-dog barks at video of self

Video of a dog barking at herself barking at herself. On video. (via Laughing Squid)