27 Heartbreaking Last Photos Of People Saying Goodbye To Their Pets

27 Heartbreaking Last Photos Of People Saying Goodbye To Their Pets

Although every dog owner knows that nothing lasts forever, we constantly try to chase away the thoughts of our pet's death. However, understanding this devastating part of life helps to prepare for it. Photographer Ross Taylor wants people going through difficult moments to know that they’re not alone. His recent series, Last Moments, capture people euthanizing their four-legged companions, and Taylor hopes that "images like this can build empathy for those experiencing it." And they sure do. "A good friend of mine was really struggling over the impending death of her dog, and…continue reading →
I Tossed Powder On Some Dogs, And The Result Turned Out Amazing (13 Images)

I Tossed Powder On Some Dogs, And The Result Turned Out Amazing (13 Images)

My name is Jess Bell. I'm a Canadian photographer with a flair for capturing unique and artistic images of animals in action. I recently organized some of my very talented dog-owning friends (and their exceptional pups of course) to participate in colored powder photo shoots in order to experiment with a new technique I wanted to try out. The results are bright, crisp and dynamic! These photos are turning heads all over the internet. These crazy colors and dynamic swirls are captured in-camera in real time and on location. As a result, every…continue reading →
I Photograph My Eyeless Cat Who Sees With His Heart (25 Pics)

I Photograph My Eyeless Cat Who Sees With His Heart (25 Pics)

Kazou was found as a kitten when his eyes were already badly damaged from the cat flu. Sadly, they couldn't be saved and had to be surgically removed. But that hasn't stopped him since – far from it! Kazou is a very curious, sassy, and fearless cat. Besides chasing bumblebees, of course, he loves being outside in his very own cat proof garden and feeling the sun on his belly. Everyone who meets Kazou is thrilled by his behavior. Even if he's eyeless, I bet he can see with his heart. I'm sure…continue reading →
Our Therapy Dogs Turned To Clay

Our Therapy Dogs Turned To Clay

Recently, I saw amazing sculptures of a few therapy dogs in ‘Paws for People’ Facebook page. ‘Paws for People’ is a group in which we volunteer together with our dogs. I contacted the sculptor and asked him to make two sculptures of our dogs – Rookie and Holly. I was not aware that my wife had also contacted him and asked him to make a sculpture of our dog Holly for me! Tonight while opening presents, my wife asked me to open mine. I recognized the type of a box because it was…continue reading →
Mythical Beasts: Photographer Captures The Majestic Beauty Of Maine Coons (New Pics)

Mythical Beasts: Photographer Captures The Majestic Beauty Of Maine Coons (New Pics)

Maine Coons are the largest of the domesticated cats, and they are as close as you could safely get to having an actual Lion in your house. Their powerful facial features are perfectly framed by a majestic mane, with their sturdy build and slightly menacing prowl completing the mini-Mufasa vibe that this magnificent breed oozes. Photographer Robert Sijka, based in Hong Kong, loves to combine his two passions in life: photography and his beloved Maine Coons. He has experienced a lot of joy in perfecting his skills, bringing out the beauty and majesty…continue reading →
Photographer Documents Stunning Wild Foxes Enjoying The Snow (New Pics)

Photographer Documents Stunning Wild Foxes Enjoying The Snow (New Pics)

Dutch wildlife photographer Roeselien Raimond has been bringing joy and warmth to people with her fairytale-like photographs of wild foxes for over 8 years. Looking at her gallery of foxes provides a truly captivating and calming experience, as Roeselien brings these gorgeous creatures to life with her exceptional ability to capture their spirit. Her friendship with foxes started out of curiosity and determination to break the popular misconception about foxes being deceitful and mean. With each of her photography series portraying the intelligent, kind and friendly nature of these mysterious creatures, we feel…continue reading →
We Are The Sighthound Squad And We Explore Lithuania With Our Lovely Dogs

We Are The Sighthound Squad And We Explore Lithuania With Our Lovely Dogs

We are the Sighthound Squad! Our crew consists of three lovely long doggos: Fargo the Borzoi is the biggest and with the longest fur, Luna the Saluki is the youngest and smallest but at the same time the most fierce member of the squad and then there is Olivia the greyhound red foxy babe. Also, we have two human friends who take us to the wildest places in Lithuania. We love to hike in forests, fields, and visit abounded places. The Sighthound Squad story started on one social media platform. Our humans found…continue reading →
Meet Rick, The Cutest Christmas Hedgehog From Ukraine

Meet Rick, The Cutest Christmas Hedgehog From Ukraine

Hello, world. My name is Rick. I live in Ukraine with my humans and I’m here to give you a reason to smile. Christmas is just ‘round the corner and I’m getting super excited! It's extra special this year because it is my first Christmas! My humans took some photos of me and I want to share these photos with you. Prepare yourself for a serious cuteness overload! More info: Instagramcontinue reading →
Little Maci, The 6 Weeks Old Kitten, Who Survived The Life-Threatening Disease

Little Maci, The 6 Weeks Old Kitten, Who Survived The Life-Threatening Disease

Little Maci was ill. She didn’t feel well. Her heartbeat was very fast and she had a lot of uncontrolled movements. We were very worried and we took her to the vet as soon as possible. The vet discovered she had cat flu and a very high fever (40,4 degrees Celcius). Cat flu is like a human cold, but it can be fatal for kittens. The symptoms are sneezing, loss of voice, sore eyes, runny nose and fever. Little Maci was too young for antibiotics, so she got an anti-inflammatory drug from the…continue reading →
My Dog Went Missing For 21 Hours, Her Survival Was A Miracle

My Dog Went Missing For 21 Hours, Her Survival Was A Miracle

On December 10, 2018 I left my precious little dog, Sasha, at my boyfriend’s house while we went and had lunch. We were planning to get some medicine after and then I was going to go home and rest. During lunch, he received a text message that Sasha was loose. We quickly ended our lunch and raced back to his house. His mother had let her out along with her own dog and Sasha had managed to squeeze through a small hole in the gate. His mother had chased her up to the…continue reading →
I Project Images Of Endangered Animals On Mountains To Warn Of Their Possible Disappearance

I Project Images Of Endangered Animals On Mountains To Warn Of Their Possible Disappearance

Crying Animals is my new photography series, which makes us aware of the possible disappearance of emblematic animals from the mountains. More than a spotlight, it’s a cry of the heart calling to save and showcase the beauty of the world that surrounds us. With an ephemeral nature of my frescoes made possible by a powerful projector, I wish to make the public aware of the threats these animals face in their natural environments. I plan to project even more images of distinctive animals in other parts of the world. For instance: lions…continue reading →
I Started Photographing Senior Pets After Losing Two Of Mine In The Same Week

I Started Photographing Senior Pets After Losing Two Of Mine In The Same Week

I've been doing pet photography for about 15 years now, even longer if you count the days when I used to film my own pets. I used to have 3 chihuahuas but in 2015 I suddenly lost two of them due to illness and old age, 3 days apart. I was a bit of a wrech for a while. Since I was already a pet photographer and had tons of photos of my own dogs, I decided to give a joy to others, free of charge. I began a journey of photographing senior…continue reading →
I Capture The Beautiful Nature Of Poland Using A Bokeh Effect

I Capture The Beautiful Nature Of Poland Using A Bokeh Effect

My name is Katarzyna Załużna. I'm an amateur photographer from Rumia, Poland, and also a mother of three children. My passion for photography started five years ago and since then I love to photograph children, nature and floral motifs in the sunlight. I mainly use manual lens - old PENTACON, Helios, and create images from one frame or multiple exposure. Photography is not only my passion but also a way of expressing myself. More info: Instagramcontinue reading →
These 41 Photos By A Finnish Photographer Are So Magical We Can’t Finnish Looking At Them

These 41 Photos By A Finnish Photographer Are So Magical We Can’t Finnish Looking At Them

Many people think of Finland as the land of cold weather and darkness. However, Ossi Saarinen (previously here and here), a Finnish photographer, believes that the country is much more than just that, and he shows another surprisingly enchanting side of his motherland. Ossi brings delightful feelings through his photos of spectacular Finnish nature, especially the untouched forests covering almost three-quarters of the whole country. And within these peaceful and ancient forests, wild animals roam freely and enjoy their lives at their best. Finnish animals appear to be very mysterious, fascinating and charming…continue reading →
Meet Rick, The Happiest Hedgehog From Ukraine

Meet Rick, The Happiest Hedgehog From Ukraine

Meet Rick, the hedgehog who is always smiling. When we picked up this shy African Pygmy hedgehog from the breeder, he didn’t show us much joy. We used to think, “This hog hates us”... Show Full Text But then, slowly he opened up and became the most cheerful little fellow who makes me smile even on the worst days. I started taking photos of him because I think he is the cutest thing on earth. Rick always works the camera like a supermodel. These photos are too adorable not to share. Prepare yourself…continue reading →
I Capture The True Nature Of Dogs In My Portraits (82 Pics)

I Capture The True Nature Of Dogs In My Portraits (82 Pics)

My name is Kristýna Kvapilová and I'm a dog photographer, traveler and frisbee player from the Czech Republic. I'm 21 years old and I'm the proud owner of a Canon 5D Mark IV. When I leave my computer-based job, you can often see me somewhere on the road, traveling and exploring the world with my beautiful 7-year-old Australian Shepherd Charlie, who is my personal teacher and also the best and the most faithful model I've ever had! He's a so-called professional dog model who can do many tricks, for example, lick on command.…continue reading →
Photographer Discovers A Family Of Mice In His Garden, Builds Them The Cutest Village Ever

Photographer Discovers A Family Of Mice In His Garden, Builds Them The Cutest Village Ever

Recently, photographer Simon Dell stumbled upon a family of mice running around his garden. Instead of reaching for the traps, however, he took out his tools. Dell built the mice a miniature village and they repaid him by posing in front of his camera. “I was out one day just taking photos of the birds in the garden and having just cut the grass I noticed something moving on the ground,” Simon told Bored Panda. “I pointed my camera at the ground and was shocked but very happy to see a very cute…continue reading →
I Draw My Instagram Followers’ Pets And Share Their Stories With The World

I Draw My Instagram Followers’ Pets And Share Their Stories With The World

I love animals. They can teach us so much about life. And I believe that just like humans, every animal has a story to tell. In this Dollgift_petstory series, I pick random pets (holding their favorite toy, food, or rainbow) from my Instagram followers list to draw and share their stories with the world. Show Full Text Every piece of my art shares a story of love, hope and the simple joys of life. Some of them had a sad past, some were inspiring and moving while others were just adorable! Follow me…continue reading →
7 Dogs Before And After Their Haircuts (New Pics)

7 Dogs Before And After Their Haircuts (New Pics)

I’m an animal photographer and these images are from my photo series titled HAIRY. I originally posted 8 dogs here on Bored Panda in 2016. I’ve since expanded the series, spending 3 months photographing 30+ more dogs before and after their haircuts. Here are 7 new dogs. Show Full Text All the dogs have been groomed in a Japanese grooming style. Japanese dog grooming does not follow the rules of traditional, breed-standard grooming. In fact, it only has one mission ― to bring out the dogs’ individual personalities and make them look as…continue reading →
Safari In Macedonia

Safari In Macedonia

I have been a photographer for many years and animals have been the center of my photographs and my favorite thing to capture. Show Full Text Since I have not been able to go to Africa, I have been taking all my photos in the zoo in Skopje, trying to make them look more natural, as they are taken in the wild. More info: gorananastasovski.comcontinue reading →
I Tell The Story Of Abandoned Hunting Dogs In Spain Through Photography

I Tell The Story Of Abandoned Hunting Dogs In Spain Through Photography

“All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing.” Show Full Text On the day, Leena, our Galga, adopted through Magnificent Mutts, was no longer needed by her owner. She was to be hung from a tree as the tradition of the galgueros. On that day, evil was not going to win! A woman overheard what was about to happen and stepped in to save Leena’s life. The woman brought Leena to SOS Galgos in Barcelona, Spain, and that is where her journey to the US began.…continue reading →
Respect The Vest

Respect The Vest

You may have seen a certain dog on Instagram named Robin. Robin is my service dog. He didn’t know it when he was born into this world but he knows it now! When working, Robin knows not to interact with anyone but his handler. To work as a unit, Robin must be 100% focused on his handler. Any distraction could break this focus and he could not be able to respond properly to an episode. It seems that the public is not quite ready for service dogs. Too many times, I have been…continue reading →
Steve Irwin’s 14-Year-Old Son Continues His Father’s Legacy With Award-Winning Wildlife Photography

Steve Irwin’s 14-Year-Old Son Continues His Father’s Legacy With Award-Winning Wildlife Photography

Last year we introduced you to the amazing Robert Irwin, a 14-year-old zoologist and animal photographer, who inherited his love for the animal kingdom from his late father Steve Irwin. Show Full Text Since a very young age, Robert has been interested in nature and everything about it. The famous family not only owns and works at Australia's Zoo but also travels the planet to spread a message of conservation. Robert uses these opportunities to capture the beauty of the animals around the world. The talented 14-year-old is sharing his wildlife photography on…continue reading →
Steve Irwin’s 14-Year-Old Son Is A Award Winning Photographer And Here Are 40+ Photos To Prove It

Steve Irwin’s 14-Year-Old Son Is A Award Winning Photographer And Here Are 40+ Photos To Prove It

Last year we introduced you to the amazing Robert Irwin, a 14-year-old zoologist and animal photographer, who inherited his love for the animal kingdom from his late father Steve Irwin. Show Full Text Since a very young age, Robert has been interested in nature and everything about it. The famous family not only owns and works at Australia's Zoo but also travels the planet to spread a message of conservation. Robert uses these opportunities to capture the beauty of the animals around the world. The talented 14-year-old is sharing his wildlife photography on…continue reading →
Lumen The Siberian Cat, A Vision Of Beauty

Lumen The Siberian Cat, A Vision Of Beauty

I recently moved in with my girlfriend, the most inspirational person I’ve ever met. Over the past two months, I’ve been lucky enough to live with her and her beautiful Siberian cat, Lumen, as well as my own fur-baby, Cookie the Dachshund. Show Full Text Together they’ve filled me with joy, emotion, and inspiration. This illustration is my way of saying thank you to them both, without them I just wouldn’t be the same. More info: i13-artofmattbain.com Bored Panda works best if you switch to our Android appcontinue reading →
Lumen The Siberian Cat, A Vision Of Beauty

Lumen The Siberian Cat, A Vision Of Beauty

I recently moved in with my girlfriend, the most inspirational person I’ve ever met. Over the past two months, I’ve been lucky enough to live with her and her beautiful Siberian cat, Lumen, as well as my own fur-baby, Cookie the Dachshund. Show Full Text Together they’ve filled me with joy, emotion, and inspiration. This illustration is my way of saying thank you to them both, without them I just wouldn’t be the same. More info: i13-artofmattbain.com Bored Panda works best if you switch to our Android appcontinue reading →
Can You Imagine A Better Company At Your Wedding?

Can You Imagine A Better Company At Your Wedding?

We got married in August 2017 and back then we had only one dog – Fenris. He couldn’t assist us in the church (although I dreamed he could be a ring bearer), but he was our no.1 wedding guest. Show Full Text This year we took the wedding photoshoot again to celebrate our first anniversary and this time we had two gorgeous fluffy partners – Fenris and Björn. What we’re doing is not only about nice pictures – we want everyone to remember that dogs are family and that they can and should…continue reading →
Can You Imagine A Better Company At Your Wedding?

Can You Imagine A Better Company At Your Wedding?

We got married in August 2017 and back then we had only one dog – Fenris. He couldn’t assist us in the church (although I dreamed he could be a ring bearer), but he was our no.1 wedding guest. Show Full Text This year we took the wedding photoshoot again to celebrate our first anniversary and this time we had two gorgeous fluffy partners – Fenris and Björn. What we’re doing is not only about nice pictures – we want everyone to remember that dogs are family and that they can and should…continue reading →
I Photograph The Unexpected Friendship Between My Dog And My Duck

I Photograph The Unexpected Friendship Between My Dog And My Duck

My name is Natacha and I am a 18 years old amateur photographer living in a farm in the Southern France. I love to combine my two main passions - animals and photography - in one. Show Full Text My newest photography series is about the friendship between my dog and my duck. Vendetta, the dog, is an old German Shepherd female. And Lemony is an Indian Runner Duck. Vendetta is such a sweet and friendly dog with everyone and every animal that when Lemony arrived in our home as a duckling in June…continue reading →
I Photograph The Special Bond Between My Dog And My Duck To Show How Sensitive Animals Can Be

I Photograph The Special Bond Between My Dog And My Duck To Show How Sensitive Animals Can Be

My name is Natacha and I am a 18 years old amateur photographer living in a farm in the Southern France. I love to combine my two main passions - animals and photography - in one. Show Full Text My newest photography series is about the friendship between my dog and my duck. Vendetta, the dog, is an old German Shepherd female. And Lemony is an Indian Runner Duck. Vendetta is such a sweet and friendly dog with everyone and every animal that when Lemony arrived in our home as a duckling in June…continue reading →
Animals Like You’ve Probably Never Seen Them Before – 17+ Of My Photoshop Artworks

Animals Like You’ve Probably Never Seen Them Before – 17+ Of My Photoshop Artworks

My name is Julien Tabet, and I am a young Frenchman who pretends to make art with a computer. Show Full Text I'm not passionate about photoshop as I don't believe that software can be a passion. Nevertheless, imagining the improbable fascinates me. I love to surprise people. I feel that I can offer something fresh to their lives and break them out of their boring routine, by offering a perspective. My works deal mainly with animals for a lot of reasons. Animals are different from humans because they are so much more…continue reading →
Here’s How I Imagine Animals Behave When You Aren’t Looking (10+ Pics)

Here’s How I Imagine Animals Behave When You Aren’t Looking (10+ Pics)

My name is Julien Tabet, and I am a young Frenchman who pretends to make art with a computer. Show Full Text I'm not passionate about photoshop as I don't believe that software can be a passion. Nevertheless, imagining the improbable fascinates me. I love to surprise people. I feel that I can offer something fresh to their lives and break them out of their boring routine, by offering a perspective. My works deal mainly with animals for a lot of reasons. Animals are different from humans because they are so much more…continue reading →
I Take Photos Of Monorail Cats To Show Cat Logic At Its Best

I Take Photos Of Monorail Cats To Show Cat Logic At Its Best

Have you ever heard of 'monorail cats'? Well, if you haven't, here's a full collection of photos of some of the most talented and funniest examples. Show Full Text Hello, my name is Sabrina Boem and I've been photographing cats for over six years since I adopted my first cat. Since then, I've been working on several projects involving cats and men. I love cats in every situation and I find them so funny when they apply their cat logic to everyday life. I've met many monorail cats while photographing colony cats: they…continue reading →
Rescued Pig Living The Good Life In Vietnam

Rescued Pig Living The Good Life In Vietnam

Master Julian, rescue pig extraordinaire, was saved from the butcher by the American non-profit rescue shelter, Vietnam Animal Aid and Rescue. He was stuffed in a basket on the back of a motorbike, driving by the shelter in Hoi An, Vietnam, one morning in November, 2014, while the animal rights organization was conducting an education program for 40 international students. Along with his two siblings being sold at the age of four weeks to be raised for meat, Master Julian was terrified and hiding his little face. When I took him out of…continue reading →
Rescued Pig Living The Good Life In Vietnam

Rescued Pig Living The Good Life In Vietnam

Master Julian, rescue pig extraordinaire, was saved from the butcher by the American non-profit rescue shelter, Vietnam Animal Aid and Rescue. He was stuffed in a basket on the back of a motorbike, driving by the shelter in Hoi An, Vietnam, one morning in November, 2014, while the animal rights organization was conducting an education program for 40 international students. Along with his two siblings being sold at the age of four weeks to be raised for meat, Master Julian was terrified and hiding his little face. When I took him out of…continue reading →
13 Adorable Dogs In Ghost Costumes

13 Adorable Dogs In Ghost Costumes

Halloween is right around the corner and everyone is searching for the perfect costume. But what about your four-legged pal? He also deserves the best when it comes about Trick or Treating. Show Full Text These dog owners found the easiest, yet the best solution for their beloved pets. A white sheet over a white fur and the hunt for candies can begin! Check out these cute ghost dogs! More info: magicorama.comcontinue reading →
Doc Hopes Someone Will Tell Him How To Get To Sesame Street

Doc Hopes Someone Will Tell Him How To Get To Sesame Street

Doc is showing off his homemade Oscar the Grouch Halloween costume! Doc as Oscar the Grouch He may be dressed as a Grouch but Doc LOVES Halloween I don’t look Grouchy, do I??? Oscar the Grouch struts his stuff on the 2018 Salem Howl-o-Ween costume contest! Anyone can write on Bored Panda.Start writing! Bored Panda works best if you switch to our Android app Bored Panda works better on our iPhone app!continue reading →
I Sold My House And Belongings To Travel Over 3 Years With My Cat

I Sold My House And Belongings To Travel Over 3 Years With My Cat

It’s been over 3 years since I left our hometown of Hobart, Tasmania, to travel around Australia. Although I sold my house and all my stuff, there was one thing that I just couldn’t leave behind. Show Full Text My cat Willow. The solution was simple. Road trip with my best friend! Since May 2015 we have traveled over 70,000 km, seen forests, beaches, and deserts, and even took a boat out to the Great Barrier Reef together. Late last year we finally made it all the way around and even spent summer…continue reading →