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These Breathtaking Shenandoah Photos Prove Dogs Make the Best Instagram Models

Take a day trip with your pup to the national park in our backyard.

Photo via Isntagram user @samanthabrookephoto

What’s a great hike without your favorite doggo? These are the super model pups of Instagram, and Shenandoah National Park is their (huge) playground.

This clear-eyed girl is ready for adventure.

12/10 would give up their hammock for Tucker.

Teddy’s the best climbing partner.

waiting for the weekend like… #findyourpark

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Barking up the right mountain.

A hiking portrait ?

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Everything the light touches is her queendom.

??? #titotherockclimbingbulldog #shenandoahnationalpark

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Doggo harness: Prepared for action.

These rock things MOVE, and I don't like it? #adventuredog

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Sun’s out, tongue’s out.

Howling at the sun.

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Abbey joined Washingtonian in September 2017. A Miami University (Ohio, not Florida) alum, she called the Midwest home before moving to Vermont to report for the Burlington Free Press and to be closer to her one true love: Ben & Jerry’s ice cream. Her work has also appeared in Cincinnati Magazine and USA Today. Abbey lives in Falls Church.