Lola

Maine_pet_photographer005Most of the dogs I get to photograph are medium to large, so photographing Lola was a nice change of pace.
She was a perfect, little model.
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Lola, a Yorkshire Terrier, is 8 years old and lives in Westbrook.
And yes, her tongue never goes completely in. I had to take a close up of it.
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Lola’s mom wanted a photo for herself and also to give her mom and grandmother as a surprise for Christmas. Maine_pet_photographer004We started photos outside here on a somewhat dreary, chilly day.
We didn’t want Lola to get cold so we went inside for some studio photos.
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Maine_pet_photographer007Lola is a real sweetie. She did everything I asked of her and didn’t complain a bit.
Maine_pet_photographer008Her mom put her hair back at the end of the session, to give us full access to those beautiful brown eyes.
This is Lola’s own blankie.
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Maine_pet_photographer010And I love her on the white background, too… she really stands out and looks very girlie here.
Yorkie_LolaLola doesn’t have a lot of variety in expression. Lucky for her, her constant expression is super cute!

Sammy’s ‘A Dog’s Life’ Session

Sammy Lynn is a 6 year old German Shepherd mix. She shares a home with Laura and Tim in Hollis Center, Maine. Laura is a vet tech and Sammy gets to go to work with her most days. Sammy has some health problems, and Laura and Tim wanted some photos that captured Sammy’s life while she is still feeling energetic and playful. They especially wanted some of her playing fetch at her favorite place — Ferry Beach in Saco.
From life at home to fun at the beach, here is Sammy living life to the fullest.