Happy anniversary!
2:42 pm | May 2, 2017

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Happy Anniversary to our friend Fran Alexander-Marshall and her partner. Thank you so much for trusting Todd to paint your precious pups, Chloe and Teddy for a special anniversary gift.
Heaven Sent
6:20 pm | April 26, 2017

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“If there is a heaven, it’s certain our animals are to be there. Their lives become so interwoven with our own, it would take more than an archangel to disentangle them.” — Pam Brown

Weekend plans
4:17 pm | April 25, 2017

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Never too early to make weekend plans! If you’re in the Triangle area and looking for a great day out, come and see us this Sunny Saturday at the Cary Spring Daze. We’ll be in booth C28!

Monday meditation
2:22 pm | April 24, 2017

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“Most dogs don’t think they are human; they know they are.” — Jane Swan

Happy National Pet Day!
3:46 pm | April 11, 2017

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National Pet Day was founded in 2006 by Pet & Family Lifestyle Expert, Animal Welfare Advocate Colleen Paige, to celebrate the joy pets bring to our lives and to create public awareness about the plight of many different kinds of animals awaiting a forever home in shelters and rescues all around the globe. For more information about Colleen, please click here.

{A quote from our founder, Colleen Paige}

“I believe all animals are sentient beings that deserve our love and compassion…even not-so-cuddly animals like reptiles and rats. No animal should ever have to suffer, especially at the hand of humans. MILLIONS of unwanted animals perish every day, due to just that….being “unwanted”. I’d like to ask animal lovers everywhere to pledge to give $5 a month to their favorite animal shelter or rescue to help support animals in need. Even if all you did was donate $1 a month, if a million people cared enough to do that, that’s 12 MILLION dollars raised for shelters across the nation and most of you wouldn’t even miss that dollar. Think of how much that would change the world for unwanted pets…especially if it were to become a global trend.”

ABOUT NATIONAL PET DAY

Ways to Celebrate National Pet Day!

1. Adopt a pet from your local shelter or pure breed rescue organization.

2. Volunteer at your local shelter and offer to care for the animals.

3. Donate blankets, food and toys to a favorite animal welfare organization.

4. Organize a peaceful demonstration in front of your community pet store that sells pets from puppy or kitten mills.

5. Have a National Pet Day party and celebrate all your pets!

6. Spend the day taking photos of your pets and then post them on our Facebook page!

7. Assist an ill, elderly or a financially struggling neighbor or friend by purchasing pet food, hay or needed items for their pets.

8. Purchase a National Pet Day Tee Shirt (or other gift item) here, to express your devotion to all animals.

9. Buy your pet a fun new toy….or two…or five.

10. Hire a professional pet photographer for a fun photo shoot.

THANK YOU PARTNERS

“Many people think that humans are superior to animals, but how is that possible when humans can’t even properly love each other? We’re not able to come close to being superior to the pure & perfect unconditional souls that animals are.
If we could…we’d have no need for this day”.
-Colleen Paige

Small world
3:48 pm | March 29, 2017

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Love when our client’s cross paths! One of our recent Charlotte clients just found out their neighbors have also had Todd paint their pup. We love hearing from them and appreciate the shared photo of the framed portrait of Bailey hanging in their neighbor’s home.

Beach time!
2:38 pm | March 27, 2017

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Meet Brutus and Buddy who definitely think “Life’s a beach!” The lucky pups in Todd’s latest portrait spend as much time as possible at Carolina Beach with their loving pack.

National Puppy Day!
9:39 pm | March 23, 2017

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Happy National Puppy Day! This unique portrait features puppy Gracie and grown-up Gracie.

Hello Fred!
12:47 pm | March 21, 2017

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Meet Fred. Todd’s latest portrait is this gorgeous girl rescued from New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. She luckily landed a wonderful home in Winston Salem where she knows nothing but love. We admit, we’re a bit partial to her name!

Love
4:35 pm | March 15, 2017

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Thank you Paula Atkinson for sharing #bestfriends Tucker and Penny all framed and hanging in your home. We love when we get to see the portraits “finished” and hear how much they mean. “Love this picture more and more everyday.”

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