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A Photoshoot with Steampunk Coffee Shop Mascots Oscar & Ernie

I caught up with Cath, owner of North Berwick based Steampunk Coffee, and her handsome hounds Oscar + Ernie. I got to witness the special relationship between her and her rescue boys, but also had the pleasure of capturing such a strong bond between the two Cyrpus-dog step brothers.

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A Day in the Life of a Lurcher: a Sunday at Home with Artist Brita Granström

I recently had the pleasure of photographing Nelly and Hilda, two Lurcher cross ladies belonging to Sweden born artist Brita Granström. I visited Brita’s at-home studio in Berwick-upon-Tweed and got a feel for what life is like with her two beautiful companions.

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An Afternoon with the Owner of Lifestory Edinburgh, Susan Doherty, and her Thinking Dog Rufus

Not so much a shop dog, but more a stay at home hound who happily remains on pigeon watch. There’s a lot to be learned from Rufus and his daily routine.

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Pets, Plants and Paintings: An Afternoon with Illustrator Rachel Victoria Hillis

I finally got the chance to meet and photograph one of my favourite illustrators Rachel Victoria Hillis, together with her cat Henri, dog Alf, and a plant family that dreams are made of. Click through to see more.

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G&Ts in the Garden with Flannel the Bedlington Terrier

With big life changes due on the horizon, read about a day in the life of 11 year old Flannel the Bedlington Terrier and the relationship he shares with his lovely owners Sue and Michael.

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An Afternoon with Artist Chloe Kutkus Morton and her Cat Elvis

Meet Elvis and his pet portrait artist owner Chloe. Read on to see how he spends his days and all of the cutesy little habits he’s developed over time.

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Alan's 1st Gotcha Day: A Year in Pictures

On 15th March 2018 we celebrate Alan’s 1st Gotcha Day! Click through to see Alan’s year in pictures and take a look back at all of his best (and most cheeky) moments, including reuniting him with his siblings and celebrating his 1st birthday.

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What to Expect on a Pet Stories Photoshoot

Understanding your pet and the lifestyle you share is absolutely essential to producing great photographs. Read on for an insight into the process of a Pet Stories shoot and why taking the pictures is only a small part of it.

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Rupert's 3rd Birthday Pawty at Brewdog Leeds

Myself and Alan recently got to experience the new Brewdog party service for dogs, after receiving an invite (from Al’s little pal) to Rupert’s 3rd birthday party. We had so much fun, Alan could barely keep his eyes open by the end of it. Click through to see some of my favourite pictures from the night.

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Shooting the Latest James Wellbeloved Campaign #wearewellbeloved

Earlier this Summer Pet Stories was asked to shoot for natural and wholesome pet food brand James Wellbeloved. Click through for a sneak peek at the brand’s newest social media campaign and a first look at some of my favourite shots of the day.

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Morus the shop dog at Fred Aldous Manchester

For a dog with such little legs, Morus (pronounced Morris) the Corgi has a pretty big personality. He's the resident dog at Manchester's beloved art shop, Fred Aldous, and since being a puppy he's been helping out in the basement warehouse. I stopped by to get some photos of Morus the Fred Aldous mascot, capturing his typical day at work. 

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Stevie the shop dog at Colours May Vary Leeds

Colours May Vary is an independent book and homewares shop with an exhibition space celebrating the local independent creatives of Leeds and beyond. I visited Becky and Andy in Stevie's third week in the shop, and I couldn't believe how quickly she'd settled in. It's as if she'd been there for years ...

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Pals in the Park: Geoff & Tilly

One of my favourite things about being a dog owner is how people are brought together organically. You naturally stop and chat with people in the community, something that’s a bit of a rarity in today’s iPhone driven world. I had the pleasure of photographing two of my favourite park pals - Geoff and his dog Tilly.

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Introducing the Newest Member of the Pet Stories Team ...

Say hello to the new addition to the family. Alan. At 4 months old, he journeyed all the way from Cyprus, and already, he's settling in and making himself at home. We're 7 days in and highlights of the week include, learning to sit, his first poo in the park and him finally braving stairs.

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Join us at Woodlawn Coffee to celebrate Pet Stories First Birthday

Come and join us as we celebrate a year of Pet Stories and take a look back through the archives. There'll be music, Pawsecco and even the chance to win a Pet Stories shoot in the Instagram Cuddle Corner. 

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A morning with Emma + Lady at Pot Yer Tits Away Luv

One’s a superwoman tit pot maker, the other, a little Dreamies obsessed diva. I hung out with the Pot Yer Tits Away Luv dream team, capturing their typical working day and their unique bond. 

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Getting Organised with the Nooshel 2018 Dog Diary

The guys at Nooshel kindly gifted me my very own Dog Diary earlier this year, a product I'd swooned over on Instagram, and soon realised was a must-have necessity. It's coming to the end of January (and very nearly my first year as a professional pet photographer) and honestly, I don't know how I ever survived without my little black book. Here's what I love most about it ...

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What really happens when your dog goes to the groomers?

Earlier this month I shadowed Anna at Moonshine Dog Grooming and got to experience for myself a typical day at the dog groomers. My camera followed Anna's every move and with two nail appointments and a full groom booked in, I got to capture each stage of her special pamper treatments.

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Pets at Work: Olive at Sunny Bank Mills Studios

A few months ago I had the pleasure of meeting children's book illustrator Kate Pankhurst and her studio sidekick, Olive the Dalmation. While Kate draws, designs and brings stories to life, Olive gets a run of the whole top floor of Sunny Bank Mills. By chance I got to meet Kate and Olive and had an insight into their working day at the studio. And yes. A studio Dalmation really is as lovely as it sounds. 

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