Happy International Cat Day!

Today is International Cat Day, the purrfect time to celebrate our love of cats.  The International Fund for Animal Welfare started this tradition back in 2002. The staff at Time/Life have put together a collection of 25 iconic cat photographs from their archives.  Be sure to check them out HERE and post a picture of your classic cat on social media with the hashtag #InternationalCatDay!

Image:  Sharon Adams, 10, playing in a snow drift as her cat maintains its comfortable perch atop her head. (Photo by A. Y. Owen/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images)



Underwater dog photos become viral hit

Decatur, IL native Seth Casteel’s photos of underwater dogs have triggered a media frenzy of viral sharing this past week and media outlets worldwide are taking notice. Seth shoots photos of dogs underwater mostly in Chicago and Los Angeles, but the recent viral blitz has swamped Seth with inquiries from twenty countries.

These unique photographs of dogs underwater are catching the attention of just everyone. The expressions on the dogs faces when they plunge underwater are perfectly timed to capture the unbridled emotions of joy when they are catching a ball or squeak toy. This is one view that has previously been attained by few, and can now be enjoyed by many through his work.

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