Saint-Paul’s-cap, Weimaraner Dog, London: Kyte is a lovely ine- year old weimaraner — and the right … [+] face to wear Saint Paul’s cupola.
Photo: Alex Class – Mars Petcare Comedy Pet Photo Awards 2020
At a time when so many people are spending more time than ever with their pets, the Comedy Pets Photography Awards competition got pet-lovers across the world capturing funny moments with their much-loved domestic animals and has just released the finalist images.
For this second year of the photography competition organized in partnership with Mars Petcare, there were more than 2,000 entries from 81 countries of which 40 finalists have been selected to compete for the “Comedy Pet Photographer 2020” title and £3,000 cash prize.
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Guard dog on duty, Germany.
Photo: Elke Vogelsang – Mars Petcare Comedy Pet Photo Awards 2020
“What is it about dogs that makes us love them so much?” wonders the photographer of the above image. “They please us. They are great fun, gorgeous to look at, charming and cuddly. They are loyal, protective, cheerful and altogether great company. Dogs give you all their attention. A recent study found that dog owners tend to be less lonely, less fearful and more extrovert than people without dogs.”
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