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Books and dogs: a happy tail

March 24, 2009 | 11:27 am

Beaglebook

In November, we posted a series of pictures that showed that books and cats, happy together, which some of you found charming. But not all -- one person called it "porn for freaky cat-loving literature fiends." Well, it's about time for some doggie payback. As you can see, books and dogs go together just as well as books and cats. 

There are the self-help dogs ...

Southbeachdietdog

Johnohurleydog

There are dogs who read Booker-nominated novels ...

Moshinhamiddog

more books and dogs after the jump.

The dogs who look smart...

Dogglasses

The occasional reading assistance dog ...

Dogkidreading

Dogs who find reading doggone tiring ...

Michaelconnellydog

Dogelizabethgeorge

And the dogs who really do eat your homework.

Dogchewbook

-- Carolyn Kellogg

All photos via flickr: Beagle by cogdogblog, "South Beach Diet" dog by Allan Chatto, John O'Hurley dog by Bev Sykes, Booker-nominee dog by Mark Kobayashi-Hillary, glasses dog by yourfunnyvalentine, dog with little girl by Sugar Pond, dog with Michael Connelly by Natalie Maynor, dog with Elizabeth George by Paul Keleher, dog-eaten book by Ewan and Donabel.

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