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Subject: Photos of animals
Category: Computers
Asked by: newvision-ga
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Posted: 02 Aug 2004 12:36 PDT
Expires: 01 Sep 2004 12:36 PDT
Question ID: 382532
Looking to add free pictures of cute animals (dogs,cats) to my
website. What are some good sources for such free pictures?
Subject: Re: Photos of animals
Answered By: bobbie7-ga on 02 Aug 2004 13:54 PDT
Below you will find the results of my research for free cat dog and
other animal photographs.


113 pictures of cats

219 pictures of dogs

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Here are some nice animal images


OpenPhoto has a collection of free-to-use photos.

Free use of Open Photo Project images is permitted (and encouraged!)
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Essentially, what the license says is that you may use these
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There are  26 images of animals


U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's online digital media library

Presently, the library system contains the National Image Library--the
Service's collection of public domain still photos. You may search all
the images through the National Image Library link, or you may search
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There's no fee to pay (i.e., they're free), and no need to get
permission from the Service for reusing them.


Selection of animal photos, released in the public domain by the photographer 

Copyright stuff

?As I have no interest in restricting the use of my pictures, all pics
on this site are free to download, use and share with everybody.
However, if you intend to use any of them on your own web site, please
be sure to drop me a line , so that I can check out the all the new
homes my pictures have found. I don't object to commercial use of my
pictures but, if you intend to do so, please tell me about it.??


USDA Online Photo Center

The USDA Online Photo Center provides a complimentary source of
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Free Public Domain Images to View, Copy or Download
Please give a photo credit like "Visual by".

Image of Monkey Typing


A cute picture from the Library of Congress

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Yellowstone National Park

These images are in the public domain and are available for use, free of charge.



Free Public Domain Photo Database

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The New York Public Library Picture Collection Online is a collection
of 30,000 digitized images from books, magazines and newspapers as
well as original photographs, prints and postcards.


Search criteria:
Free to use animal photos
Public domain animal images
?Public domain images?

I hope you find these public domain image resources useful!

Best regards,

Clarification of Answer by bobbie7-ga on 02 Aug 2004 13:58 PDT

Clarification of Answer by bobbie7-ga on 02 Aug 2004 14:02 PDT
Free pictures of dogs, cats and other subjects 

"If you are looking for pictures of dogs, cats, flowers or other
subjects to improve your website or home work, you have come to the
right spot. Our free picture gallery has over 2,000 images that you
can use for personal or commercial web sites, home work, newsletters
and school projects. These images cannot be used to produce products
for sale such as postcards, magazines, key chains, clock, games or
other products without our approval."


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