An art gallery designed especially for dogs? A rescued deer who now thinks she’s a pet pooch? The loveable canines enjoying frothy Puppuccinos while they wait to be adopted? Yep, we’ve got it all.
Contemporary Art For Canines
They say art is for everyone, and now that’s truer than ever thanks to a new interactive exhibition in London, designed especially for pet pooches.
Created by British experimental artist Dominic Wilcox, the exhibition includes screen installations that simulate frisbee throwing, a 10-foot ‘dinner bowl’ filled with more 1,000 balls and paintings using colours that only dogs can see!
Geoff Grewcock, the owner of a wildlife sanctuary in Nuneaton, estimates that Bramble the deer was just two weeks old when he was brought to his home, after being found unconscious in a field by passersby. After nursing him back to health, Geoff tried to release Bramble back into a deer park - only to learn that he’d likely wind up getting shot during a deer cull.
Since he couldn’t bear that happening to the little stag, Geoff brought Bramble back to his sanctuary, and has allowed him to roam free around his home and grounds ever since. Now 10 years old - and more than a tad cheeky! - Bramble behaves much like a pet pooch. He’ll raid the kitchen cupboards and the fridge too, meet visitors at the gate, and even tries to sneak a nap in Geoff’s bed!
Puppuccinos for everyone!
What’s cuter than adorable rescue pups? Said pups lapping up a frothy Starbucks, we’d say! At a shelter in Washington, one volunteer had the ingenious idea of setting up excursions for the pooches waiting to be adopted, so that they could get a change of scenery.
One thing led to another, and now weekly trips to grab a Starbucks Puppuccino (a small cup of whipped cream) are a regular occurrence. The local Starbucks also share Dog of The Week posters too, to help find the pooches a new home.
Today's Puppuccino Pal is Daytona! Gorgeous and playful, Daytona likes to explore and zoomie around the KHS play yard. She is available for adoption when we open tomorrow at noon. Find out more about this #pibble mix at http://www.adoptapet.com/pet/16027969-silverdale-washington-pit-bull-terrier-mix #pitbull #khs #puppuccinopals @bucklin.hill.sbux #pnw #kitsap #kitsaphumanesociety #adoptdontshop #rescuedog #rescue #puppuccino
This amazing guy is Pirate! Friendly, happy and playful, Pirate is today's Puppuccino Pal! Find out more about this chunky monkey at http://www.adoptapet.com/pet/16184518-silverdale-washington-shepherd-unknown-type-mix #pirate #puppuccinopals @bucklin.hill.sbux #dogsofinstagram #bff #pnw #rescueismyfavoritebreed #adoptdontshop #shelter #shelterdog
Today's Puppuccino Pal is Buster! Spunky, energetic and confident, this guy would make a great active companion. Find out more at http://www.adoptapet.com/pet/15929590-silverdale-washington-yorkie-yorkshire-terrier-mix #puppuccino #puppuccinopals #adoptdontshop #adoption #dogsofinstagram @bucklin.hill.sbux #kitsap #khs
Today's #puppuccino pal is Roxi! Sweet, snuggly, and attentive, Roxi is described as a "dream boat" by shelter staff and volunteers! This 7 year old female is available for adoption! Check out her profile at http://www.adoptapet.com/pet/15530158-silverdale-washington-american-pit-bull-terrier-mix Thanks to @bucklin.hill.sbux for our #puppuccinopals partnership! #dogsofinstagram #adopt #shelter #pnw #kitsap #bestfriend #starbucks
No, you're not seeing double! Today's Puppuccino Pal is Daisy (Shawn's "twin!") Daisy loves playing, especially in the water! To find out more about Miss Daisy, visit http://www.adoptapet.com/pet/15287922-silverdale-washington-pointer-mix #hound #dog #dogs #dogsofinstagram #puppuccino #khs #toocute #balldog #adopt #shelterdog #pnw #hiking #starbucks
Today's Puppuccino Pal is Rocky! This 7 year old terrier mix has an adventurous spirit and loves snuggles! Find out more at http://www.adoptapet.com/pet/15641369-silverdale-washington-terrier-unknown-type-medium-mix #affenpinscher #pnw #adoption #rescuedog #kitsap #kitsaphumanesociety #puppuccino #puppuccinopals
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