Dimensions: 144 Pages, 8.27 × 10.24 × 0.39 in
Published: October 23, 2012
Publisher: Little, Brown And Company
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0316227706
ISBN - 13: 9780316227704
About the Book
From leaping lab to diving dachshund, the water is where a dog's distinct personality shines through. These 80 portraits by award-winning pet photographer and animal rights activist Casteel capture new sides of old friends with vibrant underwater photography.
From the Publisher
The exuberant, exhilarating photographs of dogs underwater that
have become a sensation
From the water''s surface, it''s a simple exercise: a dog''s leap,
a splash, and then a wet head surfacing with a ball, triumphant.
But beneath the water is a chaotic ballet of bared teeth and
bubbles, paddling paws, fur and ears billowing in the currents.
From leaping Lab to diving Dachshund, the water is where a dog''s
distinct personality shines through; some lounge in the current,
paddling slowly, but others arch their bodies to cut through the
water with the focus and determination of a shark.
In more than eighty portraits, award-winning pet photographer and
animal rights activist Seth Casteel captures new sides of our old
friends with vibrant underwater photography that makes it
impossible to look away. Each image bubbles with exuberance and
life, a striking reminder that even in the most loveable and
domesticated dog, there are more primal forces at work. In
Underwater Dogs, Seth Casteel gives playful and energetic
testament to the rough-and-tumble joy that our dogs bring into our
About the Author
Seth Casteel is an award-winning photographer with a passion for
working with animals. His series of underwater dog photographs have
brought him worldwide attention, entertaining and bewildering
millions of animal lovers. As an established member of the animal
rescue community, Seth has been recognized by TIME Magazine, The
Today Show, and The Humane Society of the United States for his
efforts, and his underwater dog photographs have been featured in
The New York Times, on Animal Planet, and in hundreds of
He is based in Los Angeles and Chicago and is the proud "dad" to
two dogs, Nala the mini-labradoodle and Fritz, the Norwich Terrier.
"Dogs expressing their graceful and goofy selves while swimming." -- vetstreet.com