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Schoep, dog in famous photo, has died

The subject of one of the most iconic images of a dog’s relationship to humans died yesterday.A picture of Schoep, a 20-year-old dog, and his owner John Unger, sitting in the waters of Lake Superior, quickly went viral and became one of the most recognized photos on the Internet. Professional photographer Hannah Stonehouse Hudson captured […]

by DogTime Staff
July 19th, 2013

Dog in famous photo turns 20

A dog whose photo touched the hearts of millions celebrated his twentieth birthday over the weekend.Dogtime.com first told you about Bayfield County, Wis., resident John Unger and his beloved old dog Schoep back in August of 2012. Wanting to pay tribute to his then 19-year-old severely arthritic dog, Unger asked friend and professional photographer Hannah […]

by DogTime Staff
June 17th, 2013
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