How to Use Props in Dog Photos

Updated: Nov 25, 2020

I am constantly on the lookout for new photo ideas for the pups. Over the last few years I have taken photos of them sitting on every rug, dog bed, and chair I own. So, when I find a new prop to use, I am ecstatic. Last Friday, I was at Petsmart on a mission for cat food (I have two rescue kitties that I will have to introduce in another post), but I got districted and started wandering through all of the dog aisles (does this ever happen to anyone else?). As I passed by the dog bed section I noticed sale stickers on all the beds. Although a new dog bed was not on my list, how could I resist?

I immediately gravitated towards a white, fluffy bed shaped like a bean bag.

I admit,