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loves: you win if you guessed "pets" and "museums". Also books, art history, travel, British punk, Korean kimchi, bindis, martinis, and other things TBD. I will always make it very clear if a post is sponsored in any way. Drop me a line at thepetmuseum AT gmail.com !

Wednesday, December 12, 2007

emily carr and her dog

Emily Carr (Canadian artist and writer, 1871-1945) was very fond of pets, and made part of her living as a dog breeder at one time. She gained a great deal of love and comfort from animals in the course of her life, as this photo may show (it may take a while to come up, be patient). Look her up on Wikipedia - the first thing you see is another photo of her and her dogs!

Carr was a most interesting, independent person and there are loads of fascinating places about her on the web. Start here if you are curious.

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