Jose walks with dogs on the 300 acre estate of Territorio De Zaguates, set in lush rain forest north of Costa Rica's capital San Jose.
Dog stands in the middle of water trough whilst others attempt to drink.
Dog beds out to dry.
Freddy, who volunteers at the shelter at weekends, plays with a couple of the shelter's dogs.
dogs try to get the attention of Maria. who works at the shelter treating the various canine ailments,
workers building new enclosures to house pregnant and sick dogs away from the main cages.
fresh graves for dogs that died recently after drinking contaminated water. The shelter goes to great lengths to keep the water supply contaminant free. They suspect that the supply in one of the troughs may have been poisoned by an imposter.
volunteers clean and groom new arrivals to the shelter.