18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Domestic Cattle Dog Howling After Loss of Sister

A domestic cattle dog or "blue heeler" in this case caught uncharacteristically attempting to howl, she couldn't howl. They rarely ever do. This was shortly after her sister dog passed away after 14 years.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2020
Date Uploaded: 07.2020
Photo Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States of America
Copyright: © Gian Sapienza