Kasey Williams describes herself as 'a wannabe punk who can make a mean curry'. But she's more than that. Kasey is also a comic artist and professional colorist for animation. Right now, she's working on Animaniacs at Warner Bros, but she also makes her own art and comics on the side. One of which is The Good Boy Report.

The premise is simple: every Friday, Kasey shares illustrations of the dogs she had spotted that week. And one could say that even the pictures are 'simple'. However, I think that's the beauty of the series.

The Good Boy Report doesn't have intricate world-building or a dramatic plot. Heck, it doesn't even have colors. What it does have is a collection of charismatic dogs that take up the central role in every weekly edition. Combine that with Kasey's cute and witty captions and you've got yourself a wholesome project that's absolutely pawsome the way it is.

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Hans
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2 months ago

4/4, my week is complete!

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Kasey drew the first page for The Good Boy Report in October of 2018 as a part of Inktober, a challenge artists do for fun in October, where they draw something in ink each day of the month. "I was doing a journal comic each day, but I quickly realized that being unemployed and stuck at home at the time, I didn't have a ton of stuff to write and draw about that wasn't sad-sack-y," she told Bored Panda.

"So I drew a page that was just about four dogs I'd spotted that day, giving them captions and trying to focus on their personalities. I posted it on the Facebook group Dogspotting Society, which I'm a huge fan of, and it took off! I make sure each page follows the rules of dogspotting (they're all dogs I've never met before and was not expecting to see), and I post them there as well as on Instagram every Friday."

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Hans
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2 months ago

May I add sniff-o-spinning before a taking a dump?

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And Kasey doesn't need to go around the city to meet dogs. There are plenty right in her neighborhood. "I'm lucky to live in a corner of Los Angeles that is a mixture of city and suburban, so it's open and laid-back enough that people are casually walking around with their dogs, but densely-populated enough that it's rarely the same neighborhood dogs over and over," she said. "It is always fun to go out of town and get to see fresh new dogs, though! If I go somewhere interesting, like Hawaii or New York, I usually indicate the Special Location on the specific pages. I try to go to Tokyo each year, and I swear that city has some of the most ridiculously cute and well-styled dogs in the world. My Japan Edition pages are some of my favorites."

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pei meow
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2 months ago

Walking wigs

When Kasey is deciding whether or not to include a particular dog in the series, she checks if their encounter falls under the rules of Dogspotting first. "That means if I've already drawn the dog before, if they're a dog I know, or if they were in a dog-centric location (i.e. a dog beach, shelter, vet clinic), I don't draw them," Kasey explained, adding that it keeps the creative process more fun and spontaneous, as well as ups the challenge.

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Maryam Siddiqui
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2 months ago

OMG the poor dogs face in the last one XD

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"After that, it basically comes down to which dogs I see that have the strongest personalities, which ones I can come up with the best/funniest caption for, and also which ones suit the page the best. I try to consider the pages as full pieces more than just the individual panels, so I think about each one having a "punchline" of sorts. When I write it all out, it seems like so much mental work for silly dog comics, but it's mostly all subconscious!"

At the moment, Kasey doesn't have any pets of her own; her apartment doesn't allow that. And she has never actually had a dog. "I always grew up with cats. I think that might be why I've kept going with this webcomic for almost two years though, because I'm a huge dog lover who doesn't get to spend any time with dogs. Any time I cross paths with one, it feels special!"

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b l a n c
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2 months ago

the first one reminds me of my dog with like anyone she meets

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Loki’s Lil Butter Knife
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2 months ago

I feel a deep infinity with the fourth dog, especially during this burning dumpster-fire of a year.

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Felipe StillChill
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2 months ago

The whatever dog is me

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Berry Budgie
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2 months ago

The last dogs eyes have seen things😂😳

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Berry Budgie
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2 months ago

The last one😆😂

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Maryam Siddiqui
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2 months ago

uff the 3rd one is me

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Berry Budgie
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2 months ago

CAN I ADOPT THE TINY WIZARD PLSSSS😍🥰😆

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Eirik Johnsbråten
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2 months ago

Yip!

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Berry Budgie
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2 months ago

MY SHOESS

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pei meow
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2 months ago

yard fuzz

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Amber Oostindien
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2 months ago

The cute and mysterious one looks like stitch from lilo and stitch

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Berry Budgie
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2 months ago

Da footss

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Berry Budgie
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2 months ago

Awww the third one🥰❤️

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Virgil Blue
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2 months ago

Oh that look on the little rebels face.

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Berry Budgie
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2 months ago

Lol

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Berry Budgie
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2 months ago

Where is the dog in the last one? I only see a cute mop

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*eats pancake*
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2 months ago

"I AM THE GOD OF DESTRUCTION"

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Berry Budgie
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2 months ago

Luv da shoess

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MCathenaE
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2 months ago

I have a Moustache Princess, I call it her Moostache!!!

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Grumble O'Pug
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2 months ago

Love that wheelie pug!!!!

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*eats pancake*
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2 months ago

both young men are beautiful

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*eats pancake*
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2 months ago

the speck!!!!

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pei meow
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2 months ago

another walking wig

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Berry Budgie
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2 months ago

HA DA NUGGET!

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Kathryn Baylis
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2 months ago

Perfect Proportions looks like he got a home haircut.

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Kathryn Baylis
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2 months ago (edited)

Flappin’ in the Wind—-ears and tongue! And lovin’ every second of it too!

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Felipe StillChill
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2 months ago

The one that looks like she just woke up be looking like me tho...

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Kathryn Baylis
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2 months ago

Fried Chicken and Beans!

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Berry Budgie
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2 months ago

So fluffy im gonna die!

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Bunzilla
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2 months ago

SPEEDY BEAN!!!

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Felipe StillChill
Community Member
2 months ago

Lemme smell dat baby... and then let me eat it whole....

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