2013 Photo Sessions {Montrose, Colorado}

This year I worked very hard on my business, while at the same time trying to make new friends and have fun...here are the best photos from my sessions this year! DreamPower Animal Rescue Flawed Perfection Jewelry, Spring/Summer Line Troy and Mannie, from Republic of Paws The West Family from Abilene, Texas Flawed Perfection Jewelry, [...]

Maximus the German Shepherd Puppy- Shelby Clarke Pet Photography

Now for those of you who haven't met Mr. Max. He is quiet the adventurous pup. Always pushing the limit and never afraid to try anything...he is also a complete goof ball with the most regal look. How do you say no that that face? I have known Max, since his mom and dad brought [...]

Bella the Beautiful Boston Terrier {pet photography} Shelby Clarke Pet Photography

I had the lovely pleasure of photographing little miss Bella originally from North Carolina and her human parents. We opted to shoot at Red Rocks Canyon Open Space and utilize the beautiful sunset and the diverse colors of the canyon. And with the infamous turquoise chair. Bella's parents clearly love her and I love photographing [...]

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 [...]

Hiking Red Rock Canyon Open Space in Colorado Springs

Well, spring has FINALLY arrived. By finally I mean, it snowed 1.5" on May 1. So now that the sun has decided to shine and the snow has moved on {hopefully} I can get outside with Asher more often, get some exercise and some sun! Last week, Asher and I went to one of my favorite places. [...]

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, [...]