A Brief History Of Pet Photography
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A Brief History Of Pet Photography

We’ve been taking photos of our pets for as long as we’ve had cameras. We can trace back the history of pet photography to the very first use of film. If we wanted to go back even further, we could discuss the many instances of animals in art and painting — and there aremany. From…

5 Ways to Improve Your Dog’s Life
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5 Ways to Improve Your Dog’s Life

As pet owners, we want to give our dogs the best life possible. They’re part of our family after all and deserve to be spoiled like our children (if not more). Our dogs live only a fraction of our lifespans, and as their caregivers, it’s up to us to make the most of the years…

How to turn your pet into a social media star
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How to turn your pet into a social media star

The internet has a long history of turning pets into stars. From Grumpy Cat to Jiff Pom, countless animals have risen to celebrity status through platforms like Instagram and Facebook. Sometimes it might seem like pure luck that these pets rose to stardom, but often their celebrity status is the result of their carefully crafted…

8 Benefits of Being a Cat Owner
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8 Benefits of Being a Cat Owner

Cats may get a bad rap for being cool and aloof and not caring about their owners, but ask any cat owner and they’ll tell you these things simply aren’t true. While it may be that some cats are cuddly and some are not, anyone who has been on the receiving end of those slow…

The Force Collection
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The Force Collection

When looking for a portrait style for your pet, you want to find something that brings out their unique personality. At first glance, it may look like we only offer styles for dainty, royal pets, but don’t let that deter you. At Iconic Paw, we want to represent our nerdy pets too! That’s why we…

10 Benefits to Owning a Dog
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10 Benefits to Owning a Dog

It’s easy to say that our lives are improved by the canines in them. There’s a reason why we call dogs “man’s best friend,” and it’s not just for their loyalty. Dogs bring so much to our lives, from companionship and service to love and affection. But did you know there are even more ways…

Top 5 Popular Pet Portraits
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Top 5 Popular Pet Portraits

From Mickey Mouse and Kermit the Frog to Grumpy Cat, there are some animals that most everyone can recognize. Whether they have their own movies, TV shows, or internet followings, some animals have made their way into the hearts of the public. This sort of recognition goes beyond just digital media though. Before we had…

Tips for Camera Shy Pets
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Tips for Camera Shy Pets

As pet owners, we love to capture special moments with our furry friends. We take pictures not only to show off our animal companions but also to remember them after they’re gone. Unfortunately, just like humans, some pets can be camera shy. Here are a few tips on helping your fur baby relax next time…

The Importance of Preserving Pet Memories
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The Importance of Preserving Pet Memories

It is an unfortunate fact that our pets usually have much shorter lifespans than we do. Most small dogs live an average of 13 years, while larger dogs live around 8. Cats who spend their lives indoors average 12-18 years, but outdoor cats have a much shorter expected life expectancy. While our pet’s entire lifetimes…

Pet Portraits in Uniform
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Pet Portraits in Uniform

For us humans, there’s just something about military dress uniforms that are so fancy. Not only are they perfectly acceptable attire for any professional or extravagant event, but many people even get married in them! No matter what country or branch of the armed forces someone is from, they are sure to be looking their…

A Brief History of Pet Photography
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A Brief History of Pet Photography

For as long as humans have been making pictures, people have been capturing the likeness of their pets. From Egyptian sculptures of cats and Greek frescos of dogs to Renaissance ladies posing for portraits with their pet ferrets, we have always included our furry friends in our art. There are even cave drawings of men…