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.Photographer Charlotte Dumas Tells the Story Behind Her Portraits of 911 Rescue Dogs

Animals  (tags: photographer, Charlotte Dumas, portraits, rescue, dogs, 911, pets, owners, GoodNews, animaladvocates )

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Over the past decade Dutch photographerCharlotte Dumas has fashioned a promising art career around soulful, haunting portraits of wolves, Roman Army and NYPD horses, the stray dogs of Palermo and New York, and even a blind circus tiger in an attempt to


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Barb Knight (1678)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 9:36 am
Most of these remarkable hero dogs are still alive but some have gone on to wait for their people so they can cross over Rainbow Bridge together...

Lydia S (155)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 9:41 am
Thanks for posting , Lovely.

Camilla Vaga (68)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 9:42 am
noted thanks

. (0)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 10:40 am
lovely..thanks for the post........these animals are so much better than any human can hope to be

. (1)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 10:47 am
Beautiful photos. Thank you Barb.

Lisa Neste (202)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 10:57 am
They are lovely & every bit heroes, thanks Barb.

Beth M (138)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 12:09 pm
Wonderful person!

Dorothy J (5)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 12:29 pm
I love these photos and the spirit behind the entire story. Thanks so much for posting this!

Lindsey W (234)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 12:34 pm
Thank you for sharing this.

Hana Bosco (38)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 2:11 pm
Nice photos of these animal heroes, thank you for posting Barb!

Nicole W (646)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 3:19 pm
noted, this is just lovely, thanks Barb!

Dotti L (85)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 3:46 pm
Thanks Barb. Wonderful woman to show tribute to these marvelous dogs.

Fiona Ogilvie (562)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 3:58 pm
Noted. Thank you, Barb. Lovely story.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 4:29 pm
Thanks Barb...agree with Toni.

Pat B (354)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 5:38 pm
Thank you for sharing with us, Barb. xox

naomi cohen (55)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 5:56 pm
animal heroes expect nothing in return. sadly, human heroes do. these are exceptional and beautiful animals. thank you barb!

desanka s (416)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 6:09 pm
This is very touching series of portraits - the little heroes with paws! Barb this is the link for another article with more photos of this sweet doggies:

Thank you dear!

Agnes N (703)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 6:21 pm
Thanks Barb for sharing

Laurie S (73)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 6:52 pm
Wonderful :)

Patricia W (94)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 8:18 pm
TY Barb and desanka for the links to these poignant stories

Helen Rose (30)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 9:06 pm
Thanks you ...XXXX

Kim O (396)
Tuesday November 8, 2011, 9:41 pm
Thank you for the beautiful photos Barb! Visions of true selflessness and bravery!! Thanks too to Desanka!!

Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 9, 2011, 12:47 am
Bless them all.

Danuta W (1251)
Wednesday November 9, 2011, 2:41 am

Joy Wong (100)
Wednesday November 9, 2011, 4:05 am
Thanks BarbCat for posting all these heroes. Blessings to them.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 9, 2011, 9:55 am
Noted, thank you Barb!

Jill Vickerman (416)
Monday November 14, 2011, 8:30 am
Bless their furry hearts...thanks Barb!

jodi m (37)
Wednesday November 16, 2011, 8:06 am
actually just got the book awesome
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