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Best Places For Pet Photography In DFW

When the photos from your digital camera don't quite capture your pug's smile or that sly look in your kitten's eyes, consult the professionals. Dallas-Fort Worth's pet photographers know how to show your pet in the perfect light and save every precious memory for years to come.


Shagly Photography
Dallas/Fort Worth Area
(214) 693-0240

Hours: by appointment only
Price: from $150 for photography session, proofing and retouching
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Shagly Photography will capture your pet at play, whether at home or in a park. Mark Nardecchia is one of those rare photographers who knows how each pup's face is best portrayed naturally, from your chubby bulldog to your tall, regal great Dane. Before the session begins, Nardecchia spends time getting to know your pet to discover his or her best side. Order photographs as a collection on a disc, as individual files or as traditional portraits to adorn your walls. As a special treat, photographs may be printed into a personal photo book customized to your specifications.

Margaret Bryant Dog Photography

Dallas/Fort Worth Area
(972) 419-6084

Hours: by appointment only
Price: from $400 for the popular pet photo session
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Best at capturing dogs' character in the comfort of a calm studio, Margaret Brown's studio knows how to exhibit the personal bond between you and your dog. Through use of simple backdrops, your pet's personality will sparkle. With years of experience in photography, obedience training and working with a variety of breeds, the talented team of wranglers will work with the you and the photographer to create a fun and rewarding experience. Because no dog is the same moment to moment, be sure to snag a storyboard of your pet at his cutest from every angle.

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fetch. Modern Dog Photography
Dallas/Fort Worth Area
(214) 543-6858

Hours: by appointment only
Price: from $250 for photography of up to two pets from the same household
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Award-winning creative designer Claire Baxter adds an unconventional and modern aesthetic to pet portraiture.  From the world of advertising and design, Baxter moved into dog's faces to capture those wonky, wild looks puppy parents love so much. These high-quality photographs will become a lifelong cherished memento of your furry companion. Take photos where your dog is most comfortable, whether that's at home or at his favorite park. If your pet's personality isn't as calm as you'd like, don't worry, Claire has the patience and experience to snag solid photos no matter what.

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Paw Prints Photography
Dallas / Fort Worth Area
(214) 810-2351

Hours: by appointment
Price: from $175 for two pets, two people and a two hour session

Lucinda May, owner and photographer of Paw Prints, works to capture an image that portrays the unique bond between pet and owner. Expect calm, candid shots of your cat curled up in the windowsill or purring into her parents hands, May looks for those moments and saves them forever. May's photographs are taken in the comfort of your home where your loyal companion is at her most comfortable. Paw Prints provides a private online proofing gallery to choose your photos after the session.

thank Dog. Photography
Based in Dallas, TX
(214) 288-3297

Hours: by appointment
Price: from $450 for Dallas sessions

Debbie Bryant, owner and photographer of thank Dog., typically spends one to three hours during a session photographing your dog at play. Sessions are usually scheduled in the morning and early evening to take advantage of the day's best natural light. Her goal is have fun and create images that capture your pet's personality. Special consideration in setting appointments is given to those owners with aging and sick pets.

Teicha Mailhes is a freelance writer and avid family historian living in North Texas. She has written numerous articles on family history research and has enjoyed speaking about family history research at regional conferences and local genealogical societies. Currently she is working on her first cozy mystery novel. See her work here.

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