Tag: Pet

Spotty (Arabian Leopard Cub), 2008 by Mark Adlington / Bridgeman Images
Art, Culture

Cute Animals

Pets are a great way to beat the blues, offering unconditional love and companionship. No furry-legged friend? Well, your next best bet is a specially curated gallery of adorable pups, cute cubs and curious kittens from the whole spectrum of art history and beyond, sure to warm the cockles of […]

Mary Coburn as Queen Elizabeth II in 'The Big Friendly Giant', September 1991 / Bridgeman Images
Art, Culture, History

Royal Pets: not only Corgis

Over the years the British Royal Family have embraced dogs – most notably corgis – as their favoured pets but it has not always been so.  See how animals have been immortalized in family portraits in royal households through the ages. The Tudors Animals as pets were considered a great luxury during the 16th century. […]