Caitie Evers organized the maternity shoot for golden retriever, Lily-Mae, only a few days earlier than she gave beginning to eight puppies (Footage: @shaunakiely_photography)
A canine lover has held a maternity photoshoot for a pregnant golden retriever she rescued after discovering her as a stray on the streets. Animal foster carer, Caitie Evers, from Houston, Texas, organized the cute shoot for former stray, Lily-Mae, simply a few days after rescuing her and giving her a house.
The one year-old canine gave beginning to a litter of eight puppies three days after she was inspired to pose with trainer, Caitie, for images that extra generally function pregnant ladies. The tongue-in-cheek photoshoot noticed a closely pregnant Lily-Mae put on a tiara made out of flowers while Caitie held a mock image of a child scan.
Caitie mentioned the intention of the photoshoot is to boost consciousness about animal welfare and to encourage folks to assume twice about how they deal with their pets.
The maternity shoot passed off two days after Caitie rescued Lily-Mae from the streets (Image: @shaunakiely_photography)
Lily-Mae gave beginning to eight puppies three days after the images have been taken (Image: @shaunakiely_photography)
Caitie mentioned: ‘Lily-Mae acquired pregnant on the streets and it’s actually fortunate that we discovered her after we did. If she’d have given beginning and not using a correct house the pups wouldn’t have survived.
‘They wouldn’t have the ability to deal with the chilly and possibly wouldn’t survive illness.
‘It was my very own concept to do the shoot, I’ve all the time wished to do one as a result of I believed it’d be a enjoyable factor to do.
‘My pal is a photographer so we headed as much as our native park and simply performed about with some pictures. They turned out rather well, Lily-Mae appeared to have a superb time.
The litter of eight puppies are additionally being cared for by Caitie (Image: @shaunakiely_photography)
All eight puppies will finally be adopted (Image: @shaunakiely_photography)
‘Hopefully it grabs folks’s consideration in regards to the seriousness of being a stray canine. It’s particularly unhealthy in Houston, we now have round a million stray canines.
‘Life on the streets for a pregnant canine could be extremely robust.’
Lily-Mae was taken in by Caitie at first of November and as soon as at full well being will grow to be a everlasting pet for her mom and father-in-law.
While Caitie has a full-time job as a trainer, she spends most of her spare time rescuing and fostering dogs in her local area. Since 2014 she has saved 195 canines every of whom have gone on to an adoptive house.
Within the close to future Lily-Mae might be adopted by Caitie’s mom and father-in-law (Image: @shaunakiely_photography)
Every of Lily-Mae’s eight puppies, who at the moment are four-weeks-old, may even go on to adoption when they’re sufficiently old.
Caitie mentioned: ‘I’m actually captivated with serving to canines and I simply wish to do what I can to make them completely satisfied.
‘The puppies in all probability wouldn’t have survived with out me. They’ll all go to a superb house and that makes me completely satisfied.’