Gallery: Dog Days of Summer

Emily Suslee, a Charleston resident, stands by while her dog, Atlas, takes a rest and poses for the camera Tuesday at Morton Park.

Emily Suslee, a Charleston resident and student at Lakeland College, rangles her dog Atlas Tuesday at Morton Park. Suslee said she likes taking Atlas on hikes and when she is hiking at Fox Ridge, Atlas tags along without the hassel of a leash.

Analicia Haynes
Emily Suslee, a Charleston resident and student at Lake Land College, wrangles her dog Atlas Tuesday at Morton Park. Suslee said she likes taking Atlas on hikes and when she is hiking at Fox Ridge, Atlas tags along without the leash.

Emily Suslee, a Charleston resident, stands by while her dog, Atlas, takes a rest and poses for the camera Tuesday at Morton Park.

Analicia Haynes
Emily Suslee, a Charleston resident, stands by while her dog Atlas takes a rest and poses for the camera Tuesday at Morton Park.

“Gunther The Dog,” pants in front of Starbucks Tuesday while his owner, Madalyn Schoonover enjoys a drink with a friend. Schoonover said Gunther has his own Instagram profile called “puglygunther.”

Analicia Haynes
“Gunther The Dog,” pants in front of Starbucks Tuesday while his owner, Madalyn Schoonover enjoys a drink with a friend. Schoonover said Gunther has his own Instagram profile called “puglygunther.”

Madalyn Schoonover, a sophomore public relations major, pets “Gunther The Dog,” in front of Starbucks Tuesday. Schoonover said Gunther is a star and even has his own Instagram profile.

Analicia Haynes
Madalyn Schoonover, a sophomore public relations major, pets “Gunther The Dog,” in front of Starbucks Tuesday. Schoonover said Gunther is a star and even has his own Instagram profile.