Rescue dogs of Tampa, Florida

May 07, 2021  •  3 Comments
This week's blog post features rescue dogs of Tampa, Florida (and surrounding areas which includes all of Hillsborough and Pinellas counties). A google search reveals the top 3 rescues in Tampa (not dog specific) are: Heidi's Legacy Dog Rescue, Society of Tampa Bay and St. Francis Society. This was an interesting search to see who was the top resp...
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Beau, a former racing greyhound here in Florida

April 30, 2021  •  6 Comments
Meet Beau! Beau is an excellent example of how great a pet a former racing greyhound can be. Yes, Beau's previous life was a dog used in the world of gambling at the Derby Lane located in St. Petersburg, Florida. In 2018, Florida voted and passed Amendment 13 which phased out all live dog racing by 2021. Derby Lane, St. Petersburg The Derby Lane i...
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Happy dogs are the best kind of dog!

April 23, 2021  •  7 Comments
This week's pet blog theme is 'happy'. Happy dogs are always the best kind of dog. If they are happy, then they are better friends to us humans, less destructive and a whole lot more fun! Why is it that dogs almost always seem happy when we come home from where ever we have been? They seem happy just to see you walking up to the door - the happy st...
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Using color in your pet photographs

April 16, 2021  •  5 Comments
This week its all about color! Let's share some different types of color while featuring a dog within the photograph. We have color in the background using painterly like textures, colors in the Florida landscape and color in different types of backgrounds. Color in the background using textures Our first example features Abby sitting with crayons...
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It's not all about the face in dog photography

April 09, 2021  •  5 Comments
Dog photography is not all about the face - think about the other possibilities for sharing beautiful photographs that will make wonderful memories of your pet. Let's think about some of the possible photographic opportunities in this area of pet photography (as it will apply to other animals as well in most, if not all, cases). Dogs facing away f...
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