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newborn puppy photography | the exceptional sidekick

Must see! The newest newborn puppy photography session is now on the blog and you won’t want to miss it. This is what happens when a newborn photographer, who is also a huge puppy lover, gets her hands on 8 week old puppies.

Newborn Puppy Photography

Is there anything more irresistible than a puppy? How about three puppies? Three puppies that are in training to be psychiatric service dogs. It doesn’t get much better than that.

I absolutely loved having these puppies in the studio. This isn’t the first time I’ve photographed the newest puppies for The Exceptional Sidekick. I photographed their first four puppies in April 2016, and Noodle last fall.

The Exceptional Sidekick

Their mission:

“Founded in 2016, the mission of Exceptional Sidekick Service Dogs in Newtown, CT is to transform lives by identifying, raising, and training exceptional Psychiatric Service Dogs to match — at no cost — with children and adults suffering from psychiatric disabilities, while engaging and educating the community in the process. The two-year Exceptional Sidekick psychiatric service dog training method involves Newtown schools, teachers and students who are an integral part of raising and socializing the dogs as a community, and educating their peers about mental illness.”

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Sisters <3

Does this melt your heart? Because it melts mine! These pup sisters were just the cutest and loved to be close to each. Unlike their brother who liked to keep a distance from them while sleeping. I really don’t blame it. I enjoy to sleep alone too. However, it didn’t work for our puppy session so he was a little more difficult.
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While photographing newborn puppies isn’t an everyday thing (Oh how I wish it was!), human newborn photography sessions are now being scheduled through Oct 2017 due dates!

Limited availability for July and August due dates!! Booking in advance is recommended. 

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Heather Kelly Photography is a CT photographer specializing in Newborns, Families, and Pets since 2011. Offerings also include headshots, maternity, and babies. Our full-service portrait studio is located in Newtown, CT and serving all of CT and parts of NY.