Our pets are our family members and what's more special than a keepsake to celebrate the love for your pet!

AWD Photography will photograph everyone; cats, dogs, horses, guinea pigs, lizards, birds and more!

Choose from three pet photography packages tailored for you and your pets' needs.

Sessions take place at an outdoor location of your choice, during COVID-19.


STEP ONE: Fill in the Session Questionnaire and pick a time/date that suits you from the calendar online

STEP TWO: Check your inbox for an email from me! Pay for your session online (Credit Card or E-transfer)

STEP THREE: It’s time for our Session, a fun-filled experience all about celebrating your fur kids!

STEP FOUR: Our Reveal Appointment, where we’ll design gorgeous artwork to suit your home

STEP FIVE: Retouching, designing, printing, packaging and delivering straight to your front door!

Location Session - $250

Perhaps you want the look of the great outdoors in the artwork with your family and pets.... whether at the pet’s home, park, beach or urban life. Anita will suggest a few areas that will allow for the best possible settings for your pet’s features, but ultimately you select the location. I can capture the moment exactly as envisioned.

  • Location sessions begin at $200 actual price will be determined by travel distance, number of subjects, session length, and any permit needs for location.
  • A typical pet only session lasts about an hour and a half
  • 30-40 images to choose from
  • Up to 3 pets
  • View & select your images 2-3 weeks after your session with me

In-Home Studio Session - $200 

Some pets just aren’t comfortable outside their own homes. Car rides and new places can be stressful. For those situations, I can bring the studio to you! I will come to your home, capture your pet in their natural environment.  Home shoots include the option of photos outdoors and inside your home.  Indoor photos include optional professional backgrounds or staging your own home.

  • Travel to and from your location up to half hour of travel time in each direction from L8E 2J1
  • Up to 2 hours of unlimited photography for up to 2 pets
  • 20-30 images to choose from
  • View & select your images 2-3 weeks after your session with me


Tribute Sessions - $150

Our pets are with us only briefly, but they touch our hearts profoundly. What better way to honor that profound place in your heart than by honoring the pet who carved the space. These sessions focus on creating heartwarming and evocative images which capture your pet’s personality and create moving tributes to the special pet in your life.

  • Travel to and from your location up to one hour of travel time in each direction from L8E 2J1Find Us on Joy Sessions
  • Up to 2 hours of unlimited photography for up to 2 pets
  • 20-30 images to choose from
  • View & select your images 2-3 weeks after your session with me

Theme Sessions - start at $100

(During COVID-19, sessions are by appointment only)

Several times a year we can host theme sessions. These are limited edition sessions held on specific days with special pricing and products. Theme sessions take up to several hours and images are taken on the theme scene only.

6 final high resolution digital images
30 minute photo session
As a discounted mini session event the photographer will choose the 6 final images from the shoot.

  • Themes suggestions: Fall Leaves, Flower Cart, Santa Paws, Easter, Valentine's
  • View & select your images 2-3 weeks after your session with me
  • Most Theme Sessions help support a local pet charity. - If you are a rescue and looking for a fundraising event I would be happy to collaborate with you!


Pets with Santa

Digital Images  

I recognize in today's digital world that you may want to share your pictures online with friends and family though social media.  So any image that you purchase a print for I will provide a low resolution watermarked image for your social media use.    If you choose not to order any prints, I also offer a set of 6 low resolution and watermarked digital files,  optimized to look their best on the web for your social media use only, for an additional fee of $100. Additional images can be purchased for $20 each.


Discounts available for military, first responders and animal shelter/rescue staff members

Session fees are non-refundable and must be paid for in advance to reserve your session.
Prints and products are additional, and are purchased as a la carte.
Full payment is required before final delivery of products.
Turnaround time is subject to change based on the characteristics of your order.
Rates are subject to change at any time without notice.
All Sales are final.

Step 1: Book your session

The very first step is getting your session on the calendar. You make the first move by sending me an email! We’ll discuss how to tailor your session to bring out the very best in your pet and how you’d like to display your images! A non-refundable session retainer will be required to reserve your spot on the calendar.

Step 2: Session Day

Session day is when all the magic happens! All of our preparation and planning is for this very special day! I’ll do my best to make today fun and stress-free for both you and your pet. Wait until you see all the incredible images we capture together!

Step 3: Viewing & Ordering

Today is the day you’ll see all your gorgeous images and order your fabulous artwork! Today I am your guide – here only to help you choose your favourite images and transform them into stunning artwork. I will also be the purveyor of beverages, chocolate and anything else you may require!

Step 4: Enjoy your Artwork

Today is the big reveal! Do you remember that feeling of anticipation and surprise you got when you were a youngster on Christmas morning? Today’s going to feel a little like that, and I get to be Santa! Today is the day you get to touch, feel and hold the artwork we’ve created together. My goal is for you to fall absolutely head over heels in love with your signature artwork creations. 

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