Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Dogs - On The March!

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I was amused by the reaction of some of our French friends to yesterday's post. The tone was sort of: Un défilé de chien? Incroyable. Il n'est pas possible en France! Perhaps the the difference is that America lacks France's refined sense of irony.

Under the circumstances, I thought I'd show some pics of the parade itself. The bottom photo is First Daughter and blog team member Emily with granddog Killian.

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Olivier said...

la deuxieme photo est totalement fun, j'adore. au moins ils doivent bien s'amuser

PerthDailyPhoto said...

I'm with Olivier Bob, that second shot is hilarious! More doggies and owners please!!

s.c said...

Sometimes the boss and his/her pet are looking similar. Your pictures are the proof. Like them.

Dave-CostaRicaDailyPhoto.com said...

Great idea for a parade, as long as people clean up after their dogs.

Unknown said...

This dog parade is one of St. Louis' best events! Loved having my dogs parade in their Stars and Stripes sweaters! You really captured the spirit here.

William Kendall said...

I suspect there were an overdose of wagging tails.

Virginia said...

The French just parade theirs on leashes into the cafés ! :) Great shots B. Sounds like a fun gig to photograph.

Unknown said...

I always wonder what goes on the dog's minds everytime I see this kind of events.