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MEMBERSHIP DRIVE
Help us reach our goal of 500 members!

Call the Museum to GIVE THE GIFT of membership this holiday season!
314-821-3647


TRIBUTE TREE TIME!

Memorialize or honor your pet by donating $5 for your pet's name to be included on our Tribute Tree displayed throughout the holiday season.  Call the Museum to order.  Happy Holidays!


SANTA PHOTOS WITH YOUR PET !!
Saturday, December 3 here at the Dog Museum from 11am to 4pm.  Professional digital photo for only $15.00.  Bring your pet and your family.
All proceeds will help our four legged friends.  Regular admissions applies. 


St. Louis Hugg for the Service Dogs & St. Louis Dogs that Care for Therapy Dogs.

MidAmerica Boston Terrier Rescue is hosting Celebration of the Dog on Saturday, December 17, from 12pm to 2:30pm here at the
Dog Museum.  Event will include a pet psychic, vendor fair, raffles, silent auctions, pictures with Santa for $5.00, games, contests and so much more.  Fun for the entire family.  All dog  breeds are welcome.  Regular admissions applies.


For more information please call:  Crystal Hall, 314-471-1878 or email: btofstl@gmail.com

HAVE YOUR SPECIAL EVENT HERE AT THE
DOG MUSEUM
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Dog Clubs are welcomed.
This lovely wedding photo was taken here in Queeny Park.  Wedding ceremony was outside and reception took place at the Museum.
For more information and date availability call Jan, 314-821-3647 or email. jtrudtdogmuseum@aol.com



Fun Matches can be held at the Dog Museum.  Conformation ring set up is available. 

Conformation ring was gifted to the museum by Ken & Susan Thornberry, Metro St. Louis Pug Rescue.

Wedding Reception!


Outside Wedding Ceremony!


Wedding Reception!


The Constellation Room comfortably holds 190 guests allowing space for a dance
floor!



Beautiful Charing Cross Courtyard, ideal for cocktails!


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: 
Have fun learning how to give guided tours or be a Gallery Attendant in our Volunteer Docent Program! 
Great opportunity for outgoing
individuals to speak with museum visitors about our canine art collection and museum activities.  Training provided, must be at least 18 years of age.
For an interview, call Susan:  314-821-3647.

We are also seeking volunteers for promotional booths during weekend dog events both on and off-site. 
For an interview, call Diane:  314-821-3647

2017 Guest Dog of the Week!
Click on "Learn More" to see the current schedule.


To all active and retired U.S. Military, as well as Police, Firefighters, and all First Responders: Thank you for your service to our country and community!


See the Museum on Google+
Click on the link below for great views of the Museum galleries
Scroll down,
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NOVEMBER ART PIECE OF THE MONTH:

Ron Stewart
Basque Sheep Herder
Oil on canvas
Gift of Peter G. H. Frank

This impressionist style scene of Collies traveling with their sheep herder is exhibited in the staircase landing leading to our lower level galleries.

CURRENT EXHIBITS:
Dogs of St. Louis Artists:
An Artist Registry Exhibition

Otis by Deanna Nash
September 8th, 2016 through February 19th, 2017
in the Sally Johnson Spillane Special Exhibit Gallery.

In the Main Hall Gallery
Diminutive Darlings: The Toy Group

Selections from the permanent collection.

Artist unknown
Affenpinscher Lying on a Green Pillow
19th century
Oil on canvas
Gift of the Mr. and Mrs. Alvin E. Maurer, Jr. estate

Come see our
Reuben Ward Binks wall!
This exhibit honors the collaboration between the artist and Mrs. Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge.

Reuben Ward Binks (1880-1950)
Our Cocker Friends
c. 1935
Breed:  English Cocker Spaniel
Etching and aquatint
Gift of Jay and Mary Remer

On Loan from Harry Weber
The Foxhunter (detail)


View the entire sculpture in the Museum's Main Hall Gallery.

This life-size painting remains on exhibit in the SJS Special Exhibit Gallery:

Maud Earl
Portrait of a Lady with Two Dogs
1897
Oil on canvas
Gift of Mrs. Marjorie Raike
        
Dogs in Porcelain Sculpture exhibit
Click on "Learn More" for
additional information

Royal Doulton porcelain
Designer Frederick Daws
Ch. Ashstead Applause
Gift of the Glen Twiford estate

NEW GIFTS TO THE COLLECTION:

Gifted by the Sue Cone estate

Karen L. Allen
Ch. Katmai Abigail Adams, "Abby"
1992
Breed: Chesapeake Bay Retriever
Pastel

Gifted by Terry d. Chacon

Terry d. Chacon
Final Cut
2013
Oil on canvas

Gifted by Miriam C. Barnhart "Granny Mim"

Diane Ayres
Four Bichons
Ch. Fran-Dor's Chantilly
Ch. Miri-Cal's Merry Music Maker
Ch. Miri-Cal's All That Jazz
Ch. Miri-Cal's Shennigans

1991
Watercolor

Gifted by the Marie D. Toppi estate

Oresto J. Toppi
Airedale Terrier Ch. Blackheath Geisha Girl
20th century
Bronze

Gifted by Regina Belmonte

Peter Belmont
Three Afghan Hounds
2012
Acrylic on board

Gifted by Kathleen N. Peters

Maud Earl
Four By Honours
1901
Aquatint



Click on "Learn More" for additional gifts to the collection.

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