PSA from Manchester Animal Shelter (FB):
Is this a cute picture? Do you see “cute” pictures of your friends’ kids on FB? No it isn’t cute, it’s an accident waiting to happen. That is not the look of love in that dog’s eyes, it’s the look of stress. Everything about this dog’s body language says he wants some space. The wide eyes (known as whale eye), the ears back and the tense body are all indicators that the dog doesn’t like what’s being done to him.
A relaxed dog would have soft eyes, ears in a neutral position and body would be loose. Placing your dog and your child in situations like these are not only dangerous but setting your dog up for failure - it’s not just “aggressive” dogs that bite. Even non-aggressive dogs can get scared or lose patience.
Let’s be clear this can be ANY breed dog.
As ambassadors of bully breeds it is our responsibility to protect our dogs (and the children of course) from situations that could affect their livelihood. One bite regardless if accidental only adds to the stigma we all fight so hard against. Teaching children how to respect a dog’s space is the first step in teaching bite prevention. Remember all dogs have their limits, why test it?
I couldn’t resist this shot i was on my way back to my hotel after i had been to shoot Tower Bridge at dawn ,when i passed this guy having a morning walk or was he on his way home after a night out ? the light in the alley was perfect for a mysterious shot.
Never ever forget
Congressman Bobby Rush dons a hoodie in support of Trayvon Martin, violating House dress code.
Quand Marine Le Pen se moque du maire sortant à Hénin-Beaumont. #StayClassy
(J’essaye de régler le problème de mise en page, merci à Jef ;)
Mais quelle connasse…
A couple (any two people)
Otters are people, too.
Toothless + cute