The Dog Blog

Jack the “Blue” Standard Poodle

Jack the “Blue” Standard Poodle

Heather told me Jack's coat is called "Blue". Depending on the light that hits it he can look black, grey or sometimes blue. Regardless he is a fine looking standard poodle! Jack is a 13 year old Standard poodle and it was important to Heather to capture some great...

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The Menagerie of Cats and Dogs

The Menagerie of Cats and Dogs

I was asked to photograph Carole's menagerie of cats and dogs. She has made a wonderful home for quite a few rescues both canines and felines. We had some fun taking photographs of all of them. Although Carole had warned me some of them would be difficult to...

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Golden Retriever returns for more

Golden Retriever returns for more

You probably remember photos of a beautiful young golden retriever puppy in some of my promotional materials. That was Blue, and this was his follow up visit 1.5 years later. For this photoshoot we wanted to capture some family photos, nothing to staged, just the...

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Ottawa Humane Society Wiggle Waggle is washed out.

Ottawa Humane Society Wiggle Waggle is washed out.

The Ottawa Humane Society's Wiggle Waggle Walkathon has always been close to my heart. I've adopted two dogs from OHS and I went to every walkathon with my first dog until his passing. I was asked to fill in when another photographer cancelled and of course I accepted...

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The Cats of Dubrovnik

The Cats of Dubrovnik

  As I mentioned in my Street Dogs of Athens post I had been planning to photograph dogs I see during my travels. Certainly feral cats are probably even more common around the world, but they are often more skittish and do not allow you to approach too easily. I saw...

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Street Dogs of Athens

Street Dogs of Athens

This post is a little departure for me. I do a fair bit of travelling around the world and I am always drawn to the dogs I see. I've decided I should start documenting some of these dogs I meet. In Athens there is a high population of street dogs and it's impossible...

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Summer Sale

Summer Sale

SALE ENDS SEPTEMBER 23rd Changes... You may have noticed I have a new website. You may have also noticed a change in business model. After a couple years in business it was time to evaluate my business to see what was working, what wasn't working and try to come up...

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Ella returns for her close-up

Ella returns for her close-up

One of the most common questions I receive is whether I also photograph cats. Although I have more experience with dogs, I am a pet photographer and I'm willing to photograph whatever pet you may have. Ella was the first cat that I photographed and it was so...

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A woman and her dog

A woman and her dog

I am most often thought of as being a dog photographer but interestingly enough Cheryl discovered me thanks to some photographs of people I took. At the end of the winter last year I ran a special to encourage people to be included in the photoshoot with their dogs....

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Valentine’s Day Photoshoot

Valentine’s Day Photoshoot

Last weekend I spent a couple hours hanging out at Pawsh Pets running a Valentine's Day photoshoot. As is typical of these types of events, some of the dogs who came in were very excited and difficult to photograph. When I run private photoshoot there is more time to...

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