Our Services

A little about what we do

Animal Photography Animal Photography

Whether you need engaging photographs for your business or brand, or would like to immortalize your beloved friend, The Photo Lab is here for you.

Graphic Design Graphic Design

The Design Lab offers boutique graphic design such as info+graphics, marketing materials, packaging, branding and other printed services for pet industry clients worldwide.

Illustration Illustration

Life is too short for so much boring text. Make your message jump to life with custom illustrations hand-drawn for you by our own Design Lab.

Lab Notes

A memo book filled with wild tales and musings written from wherever we happen to be at the time.

Dog Model Casting Call: San Francisco, Bay Area

Dog Model Casting Call: San Francisco, Bay Area

Posted on May 18, 2016

  Hello Model Network friends! We have a big casting call for dog models for a wonderful small company that designs collars and harnesses. We are looking for 7 to 8 dogs of varied sizes, I listed approximate size references below. – 1 XS (extra small) dog, Jack Russell or similar for size reference – […]

Built to Travel, Ready for Adventure

Built to Travel, Ready for Adventure

Posted on May 3, 2016

I’ll be honest. I am a bit of a gearhead when it comes to outdoor equipment, especially if it will help me stay outside longer and keep me, and my dogs safe and enjoying the great outdoors. When Will Chen of P.L.A.Y. Pet Lifestyle and You approached us about designing a graphic pattern for a […]

A Day at the Circus

A Day at the Circus

Posted on May 2, 2016

During a recent commercial photoshoot for Earth Rated (our new client, yay!), we were faced with the need to photograph dogs in a more studio oriented setting; simple, but engaging portraits in front of a color background. This is something we have done many times before, but for this project, we wanted to try something […]

More About the Labs

we love all things wild and beast related, we make pretty neat stuff you can buy and we’d love to grab coffee with you sometime.

The Social Lab
The Social Lab

Follow us, friend us, Pin us, chat with us and take a peek at our life and work behind the scenes, in all our shenanigans.


Our online boutique shop is often stocked with animal-related goods we create and collaborate on with other makesmiths.

Let’s Have Coffee

Ready to talk about doing a project together? Drop us a line, give us a call, send us some snail mail, let’s get together and create something wonderful.

Work With Us


Happy clients, happy us.

Elsa Dunkin

“I am so grateful to Bill and Nat for their professionalism, expertise, creativity, and passion for animals.”

—Elsa + Dave
- Elsa Dunkin
Cameron Woo

“The Labs & Co. are the ultimate creative collaborators—they bring a rare mix of aesthetics, design and composition to our projects.”

—Cameron Woo

Creative Director, Bark Magazine

- Cameron Woo
Jessica Dolce

“Working with Photo Lab is a pleasure. They’re professional, responsive, and committed to getting it right.”

—Jessica Dolce

Creator of DINOS: Dogs in Need of Space + Jessica Dolce: Humane Education + Communications

- Jessica Dolce

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