For me, puppies are something special! From puppy breath to big paws, soft bellies and long ears, young puppies make me feel their youth. Having raised only one puppy (English Pointer), I welcome the opportunity to work with them EVERY chance I get. This is a quick look at Dunham, a Viszula puppy. They are wonderful field dogs for hunting upland game birds and like the other bird dogs breeds, they are wonderful, energetic dogs to welcome into active families!
Dunham made himself comfortable right away and took to playing ‘ham’ right away. His beautiful, oaky-colored coat was perfect with the surroundings I picked out for him. Can’t you just feel that soft, supple body? And how about that pointing tail?
One of the things I noticed about him right away was that he was fascinated with my Five Fingers shoes I was wearing. In spite of any noise I could produce, he kept looking at my feet. Here’s one of those moments. Don’t you just love that furrowed forehead he has to grow into?
I was hoping that Dunham would curl up into the suitcase and take a little puppy nap, but instead, he decided that playing with the little, fluffy blanket was a lot more fun! So heck, capture that fun! Take a look at those elephant ears as he reacts to his mom’s distress that he’s ruining my prop.
Finally the activity started to take it’s toll and Dunham nestled into the nest we made for him. See that ‘getting sleepy’ look in his eyes? He’s just so cute!
At last, Dunham succumbed to his fatigue and I got a nice sleepy image. The images from awake to asleep are hilarious but I’ve cut to the chase here. If you know of anyone that has a puppy under 10 weeks and they’d like to be a MODEL for me. Let them know and we’ll set up a Complimentary session with a print to take home. I’m also looking for kittens to photography!