The Novia Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever is a medium -sized gundog bred primarily for hunting. It is ofter referred to as a “toller”. It is the smallest of the retrievers, and is often mistaken for a small Golden Retriever. Tollers are known to be intelligent, easy to please, alert, and high-energy dogs.The name “toller” is…

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Morning light is such a cherished gift. Since March I have pretty much locked myself down in my small cottage to watch things unfold in such a scary way. One of the many things I love to do is to get out with my camera daily and photograph dogs wherever I find them. With some…

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My love for fashion and things of beauty began at a very young age and as soon as I could express my opinion about what I was “supposed” to wear I did.  It seemed rather cruel to me that a lady should have to wear anything that wasn’t pretty. Winter clothes were the worst, not…

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DOTR Luis and Neos My name is Luis Vargas, I am from Mexico City, Mexico. I have been working for twenty-two years in the dog world as a handler, groomer and trainer. I met Grazia when she was still shown in conformation by Rachel Hosking who is her breeder and owner. The first time I…

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We decided close to the 11th hour for photographers from the US would not make the trip to Europe because of the current situation that has blanketed the world. Originally we had asked a junior photographer to come along and photograph with us but in the end our not going meant we had no one…

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Oftentimes we set a plan in motion and it just doesn’t work out. Timing is everything. This year we were meant to be in Birmingham England at the NEC for CRUFTS. Instead one of new photographers went to cover there and I was here in New York. I looked to find what the closest dog…

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I would have ever thought while standing in the center of Times Square that an exciting start to the new year would unfold into where we are at now in April. If you were to go into the city now, especially Times Square what you would find is a ghost town. C-19 has scared the…

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There’s a nervous energy when we find out what we’re going to photograph. This year we applied for passes and waited to see if we would be granted the most important pass of the season. How do you explain what a paper pass means to any great event? Covering what we love most is the…

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