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Painted Dog Furniture
Repurposed Furniture with a Purpose.

I am a full time zoo employee who loves to repurpose, re-invent and recycle unwanted furniture & houseware items. I try to be as environmentally conscious and eco-responsible as possible when I create my pieces, because my career as an animal manager centers around conservation. I reuse as much of the original as often as I can. I also use recycled and previously purchased materials, biodegradable strippers and low VOC paints.

I work directly with the highly endangered African painted dogs. That is where the inspiration for my company name came from. I wanted to do something to give back ,and that's why 10% of your purchase price of Painted Dog Furniture goes to either Botswana Predator Conservation Trust, Painted Dog Conservation,…

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  • Female
  • Born on December 14
  • Joined January 29, 2011

Favorite materials

All kinds of Fabric, Color, Classic Styled Furniture, Imagination, Fretwork Furniture, Chinoiserie

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About

Painted Dog Furniture
Repurposed Furniture with a Purpose.

I am a full time zoo employee who loves to repurpose, re-invent and recycle unwanted furniture & houseware items. I try to be as environmentally conscious and eco-responsible as possible when I create my pieces, because my career as an animal manager centers around conservation. I reuse as much of the original as often as I can. I also use recycled and previously purchased materials, biodegradable strippers and low VOC paints.

I work directly with the highly endangered African painted dogs. That is where the inspiration for my company name came from. I wanted to do something to give back ,and that's why 10% of your purchase price of Painted Dog Furniture goes to either Botswana Predator Conservation Trust, Painted Dog Conservation, or Painted Dog Consevation, Inc. working to conserve painted dogs in the wilds of Africa!!

Please like me on facebook at www.facebook.com/PaintedDogFurniture

Cheers!

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