Tag Archives: rescue dog


Pit Bulls and their People: A Family Portrait Session

Ana is a vet at the Metropolitan Emergency Animal Clinic and we met when she visited my booth at the Super Pet Expo in Chantilly last year. Like many of my clients, to her and […]


Rescued Shitzu is Making a Wonderful Recovery! Fairfax Dog Photographer

When this little girl first approached a stranger in Reston, she was so matted that she was barely recognizable as a dog.  Thankfully, the man who found her called the Animal Service Division of the […]


Georgia is a Chow Mix and Artful Paws Rescue Pet of the Week

When Georgia came in as a stray to a high kill rural Georgia shelter, she was in very rough shape. She was skin and bones, and had to be shaved down due to mats, and […]


Meet Toby – Rescue Pet of the Week- VA Dog Photography

Yesterday I had the pleasure of doing a special July 4th photo session with some animals from the Fairfax County Animal Shelter.  Toby was quite the little model!  Here is what the staff at the […]


Meet Princess – Artful Paws Rescue Pet of the Week – DC Dog Photography

When Princess came to the Fairfax County Animal Shelter she was in pretty rough shape. She was unkempt, underweight and very scared.  She was immediately placed in a loving foster home where she quickly began […]


Meet Grace – Rescue Pet of the Week – VA Dog Photography

Grace may be 11 years old, but she sure doesn’t act like it!  She is a sweet well balanced girl, who enjoys exploring as well as curling up at her human’s feet. She is currently […]


A Very Special Little Dog – Rescue Pet of the Week – VA Dog Photography

Harley is a very special little dog who will definitely steal your heart!  He is very friendly and loves to meet new people. He will happily curl up in your lap. Harley is only 5 […]


Wanna Play? Rescue Pet of the Week-VA Dog Photography

Meet Remy…a lovable mixed breed dog who is currently available for adoption at the Fairfax County Animal Shelter.  Remy is one and a half years old and full of energy.  She is sweet and affectionate […]

Attention Boxer Lovers – Rescue Pet of the Week – VA Pet Photography

Don’t let her age fool you…Jasmine may be nine years old, but she is full of life and love! This beautiful Boxer is a sweet, well mannered girl who loves to play and be with […]

A Big Sweetheart! Rescue Pet of the Week – Fairfax VA Dog Photography

Meet Dixie…Artful Paws Photography’s Rescue Pet of the Week.  Dixie was surrendered to the Fairfax County Animal Shelter when her family moved away and could not take her.  They say she is very loyal, friendly […]