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Painting dog helping other 4-legged friends

Abram is a three-year-old rottweiler. He uses his "hands" or paws to paint. Abram is a three-year-old rottweiler. He uses his "hands" or paws to paint.
It's a hobby he started at just 10 weeks old, and now he is making his mark with one paw-print at a time. It's a hobby he started at just 10 weeks old, and now he is making his mark with one paw-print at a time.
Franks said he is your typical playful pooch except he's got a passion for pastels with the key to success being his patience. Franks said he is your typical playful pooch except he's got a passion for pastels with the key to success being his patience.
SCOTT CITY, MO (KFVS) -

Abram is a three-year-old rottweiler. He uses his "hands" or paws to paint.

It's a hobby he started at just 10 weeks old, and now he is making his mark with one paw-print at a time.

"This one is from his first art show," Beth Franks, his owner, said. "Now that he is three, he has really improved.

Franks said he is your typical playful pooch except he's got a passion for pastels with the key to success being his patience. 

"This is his rainbow," Franks said. "Rainbows take two weeks or longer to paint because of all the colors."

Time that Abram has turned into cash for his fellow four-legged friends.

"Whenever we sell a painting, we can donate the proceeds to rescue," Franks said.  "He's very talented. He came from a very talented family. His parents and siblings are very talented."

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