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children and a dog playing in a pond in Arkansas
June 19, 2016

A Fetching Diversion

“The kids [were] sick and it [had] been raining for 24 hours … We decided to drive to the neighbor’s pond for a stick-throwing session with Xena dog to get out for a bit,” writes Your Shot community member Terra Fondriest of this photo made in Saint Joe, Arkansas. “We had thrown food for the catfish in the pond right before this photo [was taken], so Xena was trying to decide whether she wanted to swim around and get food or get the stick. She ended up doing both.”

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Photograph by Terra Fondriest, National Geographic Your Shot

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