Woman Arranges A Maternity Photoshoot For Pregnant Doggo She Rescued From The Streets

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Open social media and you’ll probably find either someone getting married, announcing their pregnancy, or welcoming their newborn with some adorable photos. Well, this trend of having a dedicated photoshoot for every occasion has taken over us. But we are sure you haven’t seen anything like this unique maternity shoot.

A dog lover recently organized a maternity shoot for a pregnant dog that she rescued from the streets.

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A couple of days after picking the mommy-to-be named Lily-Mae from the streets, Caitie Evers decided to have a maternity photoshoot to promote animal welfare and encourage people to treat the animals well, reported Metro Online.

“Lily-Mae got pregnant on the streets and it’s really lucky that we found her when we did. If she’d have given birth without a proper home the pups would not have survived. They wouldn’t be able to handle the cold and probably wouldn’t survive disease,” Caitie said.

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She added, “It was my own idea to do the shoot, I’ve always wanted to do one because I thought it’d be a fun thing to do. My friend is a photographer so we headed up to our local park and just played about with some shots. They turned out really well, Lily-Mae seemed to have a good time.”

“Hopefully, it grabs people’s attention to the seriousness of being a stray dog. It’s especially bad in Houston, we have around one million stray dogs. ‘Life on the streets for a pregnant dog would be incredibly tough.”

A teacher and animal foster carer, Caitie from Houston, Texas, dressed the golden retriever in a tiara made out of flowers and a cape.

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Caitie also posed with Lily while holding the dog’s mock sonogram.

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Caitie’s photographer friend Shauna Kiely recently shared the pictures from the adorably unique photoshoot.

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Three days after the photoshoot, the one-year-old dog gave birth to a litter of eight puppies, reported NDTV. Once she recovers, Lily-Mae along with her puppies will be open for adoption.

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Earlier, a Mumbai couple also organized a traditional Indian ‘godh bharai ceremony’ for their pregnant doggo. Hats off to such people who treat their pets like their family members.

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