Stretch It Out! Yoga Baby Animals

You wouldn't believe it, but photographer Dan Borris's downward-facing pets are based on real-life poses

01 of 08

MIND-BODY CONNECTION

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While Borris snaps away, his wife, a yoga teacher and wildlife rescue volunteer, plays with the subjects – animals from their local San Antonio shelters.

02 of 08

UPPER BODY STRENGTH

UPPER BODY STRENGTH
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Takes years of practice.

03 of 08

DEEP BREATH

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And, lean back … Really elongate those muscles … Imagine yourself being the longest cat in the world …

04 of 08

TO INFINITY

TO INFINITY
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It feels good to touch the sky.

05 of 08

TOE TO TOE

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VFF: Very Flexible Feline.

06 of 08

HIGH KICK

HIGH KICK
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Not a yogi. Just training to be a Rockette.

07 of 08

OM

OM
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A moment of peace away from all you hoi polloi.

08 of 08

BREAK A SWEAT

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Workout, over! Endorphins, released!

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