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.

30 Lessons Learned from the Dogs I’ve Loved

30 Lessons Learned from the Dogs I’ve Loved

Posted on May 4, 2017

That saying by Orhan Pamuk, you know the one: “Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen.” I find it to be very true in my daily work and life with dogs (and cats, they speak too). But I find that a keen sense of observation is the best way to hear what […]

Dear Grizz | Dear Willow: Letter 3

Dear Grizz | Dear Willow: Letter 3

Posted on Mar 21, 2017

Our Willow the Wild has struck a delightful pen-pal friendship with Brindleberry Acres’s handsome Grizz. They don’t know we are publishing their letters to each other (shhhh… don’t tell them). Letter 3. Dear Grizz, Happy first day of spring! California is buzzing with wildflowers blooming, bees buzzing, humans sneezing, and a warm sunny day followed by a cloudy one […]

Dear Grizz | Dear Willow: Letter Two

Dear Grizz | Dear Willow: Letter Two

Posted on Mar 6, 2017

Our Willow the Wild has struck a delightful pen-pal friendship with Brindleberry Acres’s handsome Grizz. They don’t know we are publishing their letters to each other (shhhh… don’t tell them). Letter 2. Dear Grizz, I loved your last letter so much, my mom kept whistling at me and making me blush! I like your mom already, she sounds like […]

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.

Mercantile
Mercantile

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

Coffee
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

Praise

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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