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The cat & dog were not besties, but this family session rocked :)

I headed down to Madison and Chicago for sessions a little over a month ago and had a blast! We did this fun session with two four leggeds who were […]

The best lenses for pet photography

The best lens for pet photography

(Update:  If you want to try this lens, or any other lens or camera combo, out before you buy – check out Borrow Lenses.  You can try before you buy. […]

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Stewie 2.0 Needs a Home! And he’s amazing…

I (and Laura from Catkins) refer to Dodge as Stewie 2.0.  This is because he looks SO similar to my Stewie (who will now be referred to as 1.0). Dodge/Stewie […]

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The Snouts of Firestar Kennel

I got to visit the fabulous Firestar Kennel last night to see our friends Krystal and Josh and, of course, the team.  Krystal, Josh, and Al were doing some kennel […]

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Dane County Humane Visit!

A few weeks ago I got to visit the wonderful Dane County Humane Society in Madison, WI.  I got to play (imagine that!) with some incredible doggies and a very […]

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Isis needs home!

Isis is incredible! I got to visit her this past week on my whirlwind tour in Chicago and Madison. Here is her description from her Facebook page: CHICAGO – Isis […]

Wiki from Firestar Kennel

Wiki from Firestar has lots to say!

This is Wiki from Firestar – and he has lots to say.  Actually, I think all of the huskies I’ve met this year have a lot to say!  Wiki Talks […]

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Zulu likes to jump snowbanks!

Zulu is a sweetie at Catkins who is full of energy! She loves to play – and she REALLY loves to see Laura fall in a snowbank …  Zulu will […]

Jim Fund at Catkins Animal Rescue

10% to the Jim Fund!

The Jim Fund, named after my late husband, Jim Hudson, provides, among other things, assistance for victims of domestic violence and their pets. I am so happy that his name […]

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Sometimes it’s really obvious the dogs at Catkins are well taken care of.

***Update:  Glenda has been adopted!!*** One of the things I have learned from my shelter visits around the country is that they are NOT the unhappy places some media have […]