Remembering Chester, the Tao Canine

Young Chester

The Tao of was just a gleam in our eyes when this photo was taken.


Tao Canine Chester, a Rat Terrier, was a Certified Awesome Jumper.

Chester Jumping while I'm juggling

For many many years, Chester crimped my juggling practice! A true Colorist’s dog, he loved playing with round rolling objects.

Chester reading the Tao Colorist Newsletter

In his later years, Chester offered regular advice on the Tao Colorist Newsletter. His brutal honesty was always tempered by a quick wet lick on the face.


Chester, the Tao Canine. Well travelled. Well loved. He’ll be here as long as we are…