2021 Pooping Dogs Calendar Is Here, and This Year Contains a Puzzle

White Elephant Party coming up? Yankee Swap? Secret Santa? Do you know someone who loves dogs…too much? This 12 month calendar of pooping dogs will be the most memorable gift you give this year. Talk about a gift that keeps on giving; each month reveals yet another beautiful pooch answering nature’s call. And who doesn’t like a good cause? $1 FROM EACH CALENDAR is donated to the Maui Humane...


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Spectacular Winning Images from The Wildlife Photographer of The Year 2020

Photographer Sergey Gorshkov’s picture wins the Wildlife Photographer of the Year grand title with an ethereal image of a Siberian tiger scent-marking a gnarled fir tree in the Russian Far East. The picture, titled The Embrace, shows the intimate moment an endangered Siberian tiger hugs an ancient Manchurian fir tree to mark it with her scent. It took Russian photographer Sergey Gorshkov over 11...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2020/10/spectacular-winning-images-from-the-wildlife-photographer-of-the-year-2020/

French Artist Bruno Pontiroli Twists the World Around Him in His Paintings

Some artists have a knack for turning our world upside down with a stroke of a brush. Bruno Pontiroli is one of those artists. Bruno is a French contemporary artist that specializes in a specific kind of surrealism. He creates oil paintings and prints of contorted, distorted animals. More: Instagram h/t: playjunkie Bruno started painting and sketching at an early age and had always known he’d grow...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2020/10/french-artist-bruno-pontiroli-twists-the-world-around-him-in-his-paintings/

The Finalists of The 2020 Comedy Pet Photography Awards Have Been Announced, and They’re Pretty Damn Funny!

This competition is calling on all pet owners or animal lovers to submit images of funny furry (or not so furry) friends for a chance of winning £3,000 ($3,600) and being named the 2020 Mars Petcare Comedy Pet Photographer of the Year. Supported by Mars Petcare, the competition is raising money for UK pet charity Blue Cross to assist it in its mission of finding happy homes for abandoned or...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2020/10/the-finalists-of-the-2020-comedy-pet-photography-awards-have-been-announced-and-theyre-pretty-damn-funny/

The Best Animal Images Of The Decade From The British Wildlife Photography Awards

‘Balancing Act (Little Owl)’, By Ian Watson, 2017 As the British Wildlife Photography Awards is celebrating its 10th anniversary, a retrospective traveling outdoor exhibition has been set up. For the first time, the exhibition will feature all the overall winners, selected category winners, and highly commended images. For the past decade, the British Wildlife Photography Awards has showcased the...


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Gaze Into the Eyes of Animals Through Stunning Macro Shots

Dog Armenian photographer Suren Manvelyan ( previously) decided to explore in his ongoing macro photography series of stunning animal eye portraits. In order to capture animals from an amplified and personal perspective, the photographer gets up close and personal with the most unexpected, cute, and often dangerous animals, such as crocodiles, hippos, and chinchillas. More: Instagram, Facebook...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2020/09/gaze-into-the-eyes-of-animals-through-stunning-macro-shots/

“It Needs to Be Clean, Not Wet”: Hilarious Dog Shampoo Ads

Something funny to start this week, some cute wet dogs for a Dr. Dog Dry Shapoo. Created by Propeg agency from Brazil. Art Direction by Rodrigo Bonfim. More: Propeg...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2020/09/it-needs-to-be-clean-not-wet-hilarious-dog-shampoo-ads/

Face of 4000-Year-Old Dog Revealed by Forensic Reconstruction

A reconstruction, commissioned by Historic Environment Scotland (HES), has revealed the face of a Neolithic dog for the first time in over 4,000 years. The reconstruction has been created from the skull of a dog discovered in Cuween Hill chambered cairn on Orkney. The canine skull, now in the collection of National Museums Scotland, was CT- scanned by staff in the Diagnostic Imaging Service at...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2020/09/face-of-4000-year-old-dog-revealed-by-forensic-reconstruction/

The Majesty Of The Animal Kingdom in Amazing Photographs by Simen Johan

Simen Johan’s nature photography is majestic and enchanting, and right now it’s helping me to remember the beauty and magic of Mother Nature. Black Men are being hunted down like prey in the streets of America by racist police, but the way humans have set up this system doesn’t reflect the natural world we all come from. While looking at these photos, I’m daydreaming about a world without racism...


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2020/09/the-majesty-of-the-animal-kingdom-in-amazing-photographs-by-simen-johan/

Whenever This Woman Comes Across A Dead Animal, She Creates A Beautiful Memorial For It And Here Are Most Mesmerizing Ones

Amanda Stronza is an anthropologist, professor, and photographer, passionate about wildlife and the people who live closest to wild animals all over the world. If you visit her Instagram profile, you’re gonna find hundreds of breathtaking pictures capturing the incredible lives of all kinds of wild animals. However, you’re gonna notice that some of the photos are a bit different. More: Instagram h/


SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2020/09/whenever-this-woman-comes-across-a-dead-animal-she-creates-a-beautiful-memorial-for-it-and-here-are-most-mesmerizing-ones/