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    Eye contact: Mesmerizing images of elderly animals

    Fine-art photographer Isa Leshko captures images of older animals to explore her own fears of aging as she watches her mother decline.

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    ‘Elderly Animals’

    Fine-art photographer Isa Leshko has spent years capturing images of aging animals. Her photographs appear here, along with the name, breed and age of the animals whenever possible.

    Handsome One, thoroughbred horse, age 33.

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    Finn sheep

    Age 12.

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    Marino

    Bronze turkey, age 5.

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    Violet

    Potbellied pig, age 12.

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    Pumpkin

    Morgan Arabian horse, age 28.

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    Finn sheep

    Both age 12.

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    Embden goose

    Age 28.

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    Teresa

    Yorkshire pig, age 13.

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    Embden goose

    Age 28.

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    Kelly

    Irish wolfhound, age 11.

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    Rooster

    Age unknown.

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    Kiri

    Great Plains wolf, age 17.

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    Australian kelpie, age 19.

    To see more of Isa Leshko’s “Elderly Animals” images and learn more about her work, visit her website.

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