French bulldog Night at Republic of Paws- Colorado Springs Pet Photography

Last night I attended the French Bull dog meet up at Republic of Paws (stop by if your close to town) in Old Colorado City. I felt like the only one there without one of these precious creatures! I had a great time getting to know the owners of these dogs, and watching their doggie personalities [...]

Happy 4th of July {pets + fireworks}

Happy Fourth of July from, Asher and myself! We want to remind you that fireworks and dogs don't mix. Enjoy the Infographic below! from Opportunity Barks Dog Training,  www.opbarks.com find them on Facebook Below I have Asher's Kong filled with Peanut Butter in the freezer, along with a Pyrex bowl with his Kong Tuff Tire, [...]

A response to {Shelter Adoption=Moral Superiority}

I recently came upon the blog/letter/whatever of Shelter Adoption=Moral Superiority by Danielle Romeo, and although she does make a few good points. I feel the need to respond. Adopting a dog from a shelter doesn't make you a crazy, annoying, morally superior human being. Although, I will give you there are quiet a few annoying [...]

When is it too hot for your dog? {summer pet care tips}

I was born and raised in Texas, like Houston, Texas...and if you have never been there it gets very hot in the summer (+100 degrees) with a boatload of humidity (average 78%). It doesn't ever feel cool unless you're in a pool or in front of the AC. So when is it too hot to [...]

Fruits + Veggies {supplements to add to your dogs kibble and diet}

Admittedly, Asher eats really good food but, I don't find dry dog kibble a complete meal...I mean something is missing. Even though Merrick makes great dry dog food and Honest Kitchen great dehydrated dog food. I enjoy feeding my dog fresh. Fresh fruits and veggies that I know aid in digestion and overall health of my favorite [...]

Meet Shade, our Fluffy Panther + Huey, the Ragdoll Wannabe

Shade and his 4 brothers, were found by Mr. on Good Friday 2011. We had lost Sherwin on December 31, 2010, adopted Asher on January 3 but nothing could replace our beloved Sherwin. When he found these furry babies, I was out-of-town with Asher at my Grandmother's house for the Easter weekend. He sent me [...]

Meet Asher the Catahoula Leopard Dog

I brought Asher home from the Hood County Animal Shelter on January 3, 2011. He weighed a mere 4 lbs and was small enough to walk under our tiny 8lb cat Charlie. The day I went to pick him up from the shelter was the 1st day of Mr.'s week long Preaching Retreat in Fredricksberg, [...]

7 Stitches + 14 days in a ‘Party Hat’

{warning: some photos might be gory for some viewers} If you follow me on Instagram (@clarkestudio), I'm sure you saw all the photos of Asher in his Cone of Shame, or as we like to call it his Party Hat. On March 16th, I took Asher to the dog park. The photo above was actually on [...]