bassador and spaniel

A Letter to my Dogs

Dear Sophie (aka Speck, Soph Soph): I love how you are both teeny and mighty. Sometimes you act tired and frail and other times you sprint down the sidewalk full blast, making us wonder 1) when you are going to stop 2) where do you find the energy? and 3) if we are going to…

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golden retriever in sunflowers

Interview With a Therapy Dog

What is a therapy dog? Research has shown that owning a dog has been associated with the following physical and mental health benefits: reduced blood pressure, reduced anxiety, increased self-esteem, improved mood, increased likelihood of outdoor exercises, and decreased loneliness. For more details check out this article HERE. Given the countless health benefits associated with…

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Raleigh dog pet portrait painting

Shop Local Raleigh: Pet Paintings by Nicole

Shop Local Raleigh: Pet Paintings by Nicole Do you love to shop in local Raleigh businesses? Well, it’s your lucky day! I’m starting a series on my blog where I showcase local pet businesses! I love connecting with pet business owners! Pet people are my people for sure! it is so important to shop local…

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cary pet photographer

Fall Dog Photoshoot: your Ultimate Guide!

The Ultimate Guide to your Fall Dog Photoshoot! It’s fall dog photoshoot time! Look no further! Whether you are taking your own pictures or hiring a photographer, this guide is your one-stop-shop for tips and tricks for a fabulous fall dog photoshoot! It’s Fall! Cue the pumpkin treats, flannel bandanas, and sweaters! Just like many…

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historic oak view pet photo shoot

Raleigh Pet Events in October

Raleigh Pet Events in October Hi friends! Are you wondering what pet events are happening in October in the Triangle? Well, your search is over! I did all the research so that you don’t have to! Here is a comprehensive guide to all the pet-related events happening around Raleigh in October 2020. I’ve included links…

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Reasons to Invest in a Pet Photography Session

Are you wondering whether hiring a pet photographer is a worthwhile investment? Often potential clients’ first thought is: “what? A photo shoot with my pet? That’s a thing?!”  Clients also worry that visitors will think they are silly for having framed portraits of their fur baby. They may be unaware of the many reasons to…

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