04 Apr '12, 4am

Museum To Offer Paintings Of Euthanized Dogs | Care2 Causes

Museum To Offer Paintings Of Euthanized Dogs | Care2 Causes

A museum full of paintings of dogs that were euthanized in animal shelters may sound morbid, but one animal welfare group thinks it will bring much needed awareness about the millions of homeless animals that lose their lives every year. They also hope the project will bring funds to stop the senseless killing. Mark Barone and Marina Dervan who founded An Act of Dog , a nonprofit group fighting against euthanasia at animal shelters, are behind the art museum project. They would like to exhibit the paintings in Bradenton, Florida where the county has passed a resolution “to do all in its power to provide alternatives to the euthanasia of domestic animals, becoming a ‘No Kill’ community.” The museum would hold 5,500 paintings of dogs painted by Barone while they were waiting to be euthanized. Barone chose 5,500 because he says it represents the number of dogs killed in Ameri...

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