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An Artist Is Immortalising 5,500 Doomed Shelter Dogs By Painting Each of Their Portraits to Create a Giant Canine Memorial


Animals  (tags: Dogs, shelters, euthanised, artist, no kill, mark Borone, Kentucky, animals )

Marie
- 310 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Mark Borone of Louisville, Kentucky hopes to spread awareness about no-kill shelter alternatives using sad faces of euthanised dogs.



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Marie H. (167)
Wednesday September 4, 2013, 3:26 pm
Sorry, I am bawling my eyes out as I write this. I read all the time about kill shelters and it makes me so mad.
We have no kill shelters here in the UK, the dogs trust, and they do not put a healthy dog down. Surely these dogs can be saved? Stop buying from pet shops and puppy mills. I wish I could have them all. RIP beauties
 

Carrie B. (300)
Wednesday September 4, 2013, 5:21 pm
Very sad indeed.
 

Elisa F. (231)
Wednesday September 4, 2013, 6:36 pm
Noted and Signed. Thanks, Marie.
 

Elisa F. (231)
Wednesday September 4, 2013, 6:41 pm
Oops...put "Signed". Beautiful Art to get the Word Out...Am very sorry for the Dogs :(
 

Natasha Salgado (505)
Wednesday September 4, 2013, 9:05 pm
Heartbreaking. But a wonderful gesture which can raise much needed awareness to kill shelters and it's injustices towards perfectly beautiful innocent dogs. If it weren't 4 the zillions of irresponsible people who can't be bothered to fix their animals--this artist would be painting other portraits. RIP sweeties. Thx Marie
 

Katka Oelmann (219)
Thursday September 5, 2013, 5:34 am
Very sad. But a wonderful idea. Thanky you Marie
 
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