Category Archives: Pet Spotlight

Shining the spotlight on some gorgeous pets

For the Love of Long Dogs

I met 2yr old Frankie the Dachshund when her daddy Nick contacted me about a photoshoot present for his partner Sandra and Frankie who share a birthday. The human/Dachshund duo are virtually inseparable and they are equally obsessed with each other. The adoration abounded during this sweet, little photo shoot… both between Sandra and her…

Somali – Perth Rare Breeds Project

I had never actually heard about the Somali breed prior to starting my rare breeds project. The gorgeous Nina was brought to my attention by a good friend who lived next door to Nina’s human mum Lynley. Lynley has been a long-time cat lover, sharing her life with her previous cat Leo (nick name Wuzzy)…

This is Devotion – Living with Canine Megaesophagus

Thanks to the animal loving peeps over at Petpixel – who arranged and made available a Furry Hearts pet portrait photoshoot to one of their fans – I met Jasmin, Simon, Charlie the Golden Retriever, and Maiko the Bengal cat a few weeks ago. To be honest, I don’t think Petpixel or myself were quite…

Bengal – Perth Rare Breeds Project

When cat lover Mike was trying to convince his self-avowed “dog person” wife Molly to consider a new feline family member the Bengal breed cat was offered up as a compromise. Breed characteristics of the Bengal claim that they are somewhat dog like in their energy, outgoing nature and reputation for being able to be…

Devon Rex – Perth Rare Breeds Project

When I arrived at Charlotte’s home, mum Akasha led me into a room where Charlotte, her six-month-old Devon Rex, was hanging out with her son Xavier while he played video games. I literally gasped when I saw her, like a little jewel curled up in the middle of the bed in the most perfect puddle…

Your house is my studio

There’s a few things I *really* love finding when I wander into a strange house for a photoshoot. A nice big window. A gentle puddle of smoothly wrapping light. A colourful armchair. Coordinating cushions and throw rugs. An incredibly so-cute-you-could-die roggie. This SharPei mix girl is Clover from WISH Animal Rescue xoxo

Mirrhi the Dingo

“I think she likes you” Ann says as Mirrhi steps a paw from the table to my shoulder so she can get a really good sniff All around my head before commencing an investigation down my top (where she saw me put my lens cap… don’t ask, curvy girls know the drill). “Oh yeah, she…