Oscar: The Scientific Study

19 Apr

I’ve been tracking the domestic canine in the hopes of gathering more information about his migration patterns and everyday rituals.

The journey has been demanding. The roads, perilous. Despite the obstacles I’ve faced—one of which include starvation because my subject is particularly fond of devouring everything in sight—I’ve managed to capture these portraits of Canis lupus familiaris right after his morning meal.

Oscar Sleeping

After filling his belly with the proper nutrients to sustain his body, the domestic canine settles down to rest.

Oscar Awake

I’ve been spotted! I remained motionless to avoid agitating him. Let’s see what his next move may be…

Oscar Laying Down

Phew. Disaster avoided!

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7 Responses to “Oscar: The Scientific Study”

  1. Christina April 19, 2011 at 10:19 am #

    Shh careful now, you don’t want to wake up his insatiable appetite.

  2. Kristen April 19, 2011 at 12:08 pm #

    I’m glad you were able to avoid disaster. I was worried when you were spotted. Such a ferocious (though very cute) creature!

  3. Kas April 19, 2011 at 6:45 pm #

    Very cute (and funny) post! 🙂

  4. According to Gus April 19, 2011 at 7:44 pm #

    Lol. “The roads, perilous”…love that! So glad you made it out alive!!

    P.S. Oscar reminds me so much of Gus the way he’s laying on his side…giving you the stink eye. 😉

    • Oscar & Pauline April 20, 2011 at 7:48 pm #

      I love doggie stink eyes! They’re more cute than stinky. 😀

  5. Cornville Surf-n-Swap April 20, 2011 at 5:52 pm #

    He’s a cute little rascal!

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