Nothing wishes your friends and family Feliz Navidawg like an adorable portrait of your festive beast. We sniffed out pawlenty of chances for your dog to meet the big guy and snap a pic. Hang it above your mantle, send it to your grandma, give a copy as a gift to all of your loved ones and coworkers—cute pet photos with Santa make everyone’s days hairy and bright!
Santa Paws at Bentley’s Pet Stuff
Photos with Santa Paws at Hinsdale Humane Society
This fun event features holiday vendors, reindeer food for kids, crafts, and of course, meet-and-greets with Santa for family photos. Register for November 30 from 4-8 p.m. or December 3 from 9 a.m.–1 p.m.
Animal Care League Holiday Bazaar
The ACL is bringing Santa Claus to town for one day during their Holiday Bazaar. Walk-in sessions will be held on December 3 from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. The cost is $15 and includes a digital and print copy of your photo.
Santa Paws at Chicago Ridge Mall
Bring your festive hound to Chicago Ridge Mall on Mondays for special Santa Paws photo nights. Reserve your spot on November 21–December 19. Santa will be in the Kohl’s Court, pets must be leased and use the nearest entrance.
Kriser’s Holiday Photos
Stop by a participating Kriser’s store to capture a pic of your pup on December 3 or December 10 from 1–4 p.m. While we can’t guarantee an appearance from Santa himself, they’ll have props and a backdrop to create a winter wonderland.
Fetch Portraits Holiday Tour
Santa’s Wonderland at Cabela’s
Starting November 5, the whole fam can experience the magic of Santa’s Wonderland at the Hammond Cabela’s. Reservations are recommended as spots fill up fast.
Pet Night at Fashion Outlets of Chicago
Pet Photos at Fox Valley Mall
Pet Night with Santa at Oakbrook Center
Pet Photos at Yorktown Center in Lombard
Bring your decked out dog to Yorktown Center’s special pet days on Tuesdays. Choose from November 15, December 6 or 13, from 11 a.m.–8 p.m (Santa takes a break from 3–4 p.m.).
Santa Photos at Joy’s Best Friends Best Bites
Did we miss any Chicago ops for pet pictures with Santa? Woof at us in the comments and be sure to tag us @SidewalkDog in all your festive pics!
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