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In honor of our brave canine friends  

 graphite pencil drawings | colored pencil drawings | watercolor paintings | pastel paintings

 This artwork tribute page is dedicated to Working Canines across the globe... to Search and Rescue Dogs, Detection and Police Dogs, Military Dogs and those who guard and protect, placing themselves in harm's way and often giving their lives for us. To the Service Dogs, Guide Dogs, Hearing Dogs and Therapy Dogs who provided unconditional love, assistance and friendship to the disabled, sick, lonely and helpless.

Therapy Dog    

SHAYLI- St John Ambulance Therapy Dog (Sudbury)-

 Police k-9, military, working and service dog portraits -click on image to enlarge

Therapy Dog painting in pastel

Military k9 portraits

Pentagon Police K-9

Therapy Dog

Police K-9 Bosco

Police K-9 Rex

Sgt Lalonde & Sgt Major Fasco

Rilee Search/Rescue

Police K-9 Storm

Therapy Dog Shayli

Therapy Dog Chloe

Police K-9 Kyzmo

         

canine heroes

Guardians of the night

Trust in me my friend for I am your comrade.
I will protect you with my last breath.
When all others have left you
And the loneliness of the night closes in,
I will be at your side.
Together we will conquer all obstacles
And search out those who might wish harm to others.
All I ask of you is compassion,
The caring touch of your hands.
It is for you that I will selflessly give my life
And spend my nights unrested.
Although our days together
May be marked by the passing of the seasons.
Know that each day at your side is my reward.
My days are measured by
The coming and going of your footsteps.
I anticipate them at the opening of the door.
You are the voice of caring when I am ill.
The voice of authority over me when I've done wrong.
Do not chastise me unduly
For I am your right arm,
The sword at your side.
I attempt to do only what you bid of me.
I seek only to please you and remain in your favor.
Together you and I shall experience
A bond only others like you will understand.
When outsiders see us together
Their envy will be measured by their disdain.
I will quietly listen to you
And pass no judgement.
Nor will your spoken words be repeated.
I will remain ever silent,
Ever vigilant, ever loyal.
And when our time together is done
And you move on in the world,
Remember me with kind thoughts and tales.
For a time we were unbeatable,
Nothing passed among us undetected.
If we should ever meet again on another field
I will gladly take up your fight.
I am a Police Working Dog and together
We are GUARDIANS of the NIGHT.

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Many more wildlife watercolor, acrylic and pastel paintings, graphite pencil, colored pencil and charcoal drawings and sketches of animals and pets can be found in my art gallery. See portraits of dogs, puppy, cats, kitten, horses, pony, fancy rat, birds, elephant, butterfly, rhinoceros, jaguar, moose, raccoon, red fox, rabbit, hare, lion, zebra, owl, wolf and more. Commission an original custom wildlife painting or drawing,  dog portrait, cat portrait, horse portrait or other animal portrait today. These original, hand-made, custom pet portraits and wildlife paintings or animal drawings make wonderful memorial gifts for every dog, cat, horse or animal lover.

 
 

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