102nd St and Columbus Avenue, New York

This dog, off the leash, just pranced over to me, climbed up on the ledge I was sitting on and peered over at the lawn behind; then looked at me as I brought the camera to my eye and pointed it in his direction.

Dog-walking Couple

78th St and Columbus Avenue, New York

I’m not sure why but I’ve noticed more and more people walking their dogs by carrying them in their arms or pushing them in strollers. Are beloved dogs aging too much to walk in massive numbers or are people mistaking them for their children?