A project called Dancers and Dogs in St. Louis took photos of ballet dancers with rescue dogs! St. Louis Ballet corps posed in photos with adoptable dogs!

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“We could all use a smile right now, and this photoshoot is just what the doctor ordered. The adoptable pets featured are beautiful, happy, and healthy, and all they wish for is a family of their own,” said Cassady Caldwell, the executive director at Stray Rescue of St. Louis in PEOPLE.

 

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Kelly Pratt and Ian Kreidich are the creators of the Dancers & Dogs project and feature dancers from around the country with rescue dogs.

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“It’s special to know that our work might bring more attention to dogs and cats that deserve a second chance at a happy and comfortable life.  And if we can bring a smile to people’s faces at the same time, all the better!” Kelly Pratt said in a statement.

 

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The Dancers & Dogs books are available here.

We encourage everyone thinking of getting a pet to adopt instead of shop. Read more resources about adopting animals on One Green Planet, including 7 Reasons to Adopt Your Next Furry Best Friend, 5 Reasons Why Everyone Should Adopt a Pet, and These Heartwarming Before and After Pictures of Adopted Rescue Animals Will Make Your Day! Read tips for pet adoptions and what to consider before adopting an animal. We recommend using these apps to find shelter dogs near you!

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