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Baxter !

Posted by
Stephen Phillips (San Francisco, United States) on 18 February 2009 in Miscellaneous and Portfolio.

Baxter is a large dog.

This is an understatement.

He lives at working wood mill and creative center in Eureka, California. This he shares with lots of people, a donkey, two oxen, and a bunch of feral cats. Yet given all of the activity - this is about as excited as I've ever seen him get.

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Liang from San Francisco, United States

I like this candid moment of him opening his mouth, like a large bark or howling! nicely shot!

18 Feb 2009 6:16am

Scott Schilling from San Martin, United States

Great shot - this makes me want to take a nap! I love the big dog and the relaxed street front feel. Thanks for your information on yesterday's shot and I am glad you've been busy! Have a great rest of the week! I have a photo coming up in the next week or so in your honor - i was brave enough to stand in the middle of the road.

18 Feb 2009 6:56am

Marie LC from Voiron, France

Baxter is beautiful and... tired !

18 Feb 2009 7:47am

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

Tiredness ! An impressive dog

18 Feb 2009 7:51am

yz from Budapest, Hungary

wow, lovely
i wish i was a dog :))

18 Feb 2009 8:27am

John Maslowski from Dallas,PA, United States

That's the kind of dog I love, one that is so friendly and will lay at your feet and enjoy your company. Would make a great companion in front of a nice warm fireplace here in PA. Beautiful shot Stephen.

18 Feb 2009 10:30am

DenisSm from Prague, Czech Republic

i agree with Scott...i want nap too.... :-), i `ll change with Baxter :-)

18 Feb 2009 11:07am

Betty from New Jersey, United States

Too funny! Baxter is a beautiful dog! Nice shot.

18 Feb 2009 11:10am

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

Oh Baxter, i adore you. lol What a great photo Stephen, I love it!!

18 Feb 2009 11:29am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Genial shot, Stephen!
He's really excited and in the mood :)

18 Feb 2009 11:31am

Marcie from United States

Yes - large IS an understatement. Beautiful portrait of this pup!!!

18 Feb 2009 1:07pm

sherri from United States

He looks like such a good dog. Nice he's content to live there with all his menagerie:-)

18 Feb 2009 3:45pm

Martine from Brest, France

Il est fatigué, il baîlle...

18 Feb 2009 7:21pm

@Martine: Il sera peut-être fatigué - il serait peut-être exciter et à une grande aventure - il est difficile de déterminer la différence.

Chris from South Jersey, United States

too funny!! He looks like I feel sometimes!! A very candid shot - it really tells a story....

18 Feb 2009 9:27pm

Sandrine from Cincinnati, United States

Beautiful light! Great sun shot!

18 Feb 2009 11:41pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Baxter is adorable!!! What a wonderful shot of him...He looks like a great pooch!!

19 Feb 2009 12:46am

Walter from Watkinsville, United States

It is raining here. The thunder cracks. And now I need a nap because I keep yawning. Bet this old fella does a lot of yawning. Great photo.

19 Feb 2009 1:18am

@Walter: Hey there, Walter - I miss the lightning and thunder - a rare occurrence here. Baxter may just be the reigning champ of the yawn world. Be well...

MAGDA from Canada

LOL That is a cute capture! Great detail!

19 Feb 2009 2:42am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Baxter is a handsome fellow. Great portrait of him!

19 Feb 2009 3:25am

Fliss from Melbourne Beach, United States

Oh my... how gorgeous he is... though, I don't think he would fair to well here in Florida... it would be to hot for him... he is sweet...

19 Feb 2009 3:51am

Mike from Lichfield, United Kingdom

He's started me off yarning now. It's an easy life for some.

19 Feb 2009 3:54am

djedfre from schaumburg, United States


19 Feb 2009 8:39am

Tammy/Cricket from Huntsville, United States

How in the world did I miss this one. How adorable. What a name!

19 Feb 2009 11:47pm

@Tammy/Cricket: Glad you two connected! He is quite the beast...

Francesc B. from région parisienne, France

Life is very hard... Don't disturb, please...
beautiful portrait.

20 Feb 2009 10:30pm

@Francesc B.: Oh my, yes - very hard indeed. Thanks.

grant from kansas city, United States

i like this attitude!

22 Feb 2009 1:19am

Evelyn from Berkeley, United States

Hahaha, this photo actually made me laugh out loud. Very cute!

23 Feb 2009 3:06am

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

Nice dog. Can't imagine how he'd shed when my wife's much less hairy dog is a shedding nightmare.

24 Feb 2009 4:31pm