Where To Get Pet Santa Photos Sydney 2022

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Our beloved pets are an important part of our families so it’s only natural that we want to include them in all our Christmas activities including our Santa photos. Dog photos with Santa are the best! To help you easily find locations where to get Santa photos with pets Sydney wide near you we have compiled this Where To Get Pet Santa Photos Sydney 2022 guide.

Whether you are wanting dog Santa photos, cat Santa photos, horse Christmas photos or any other pet photos with Santa you’ve come to the right place, we’ve got it covered.

Check the website of each pet Santa photo Sydney location to see what conditions they have. Bookings are essential in almost every location and the best locations book out fast. Ensure your pet is restrained on a lead or in a carrier to and from the location. We usually tire out our dog Ollie before his Santa photos so he doesn’t get over excited during photo time and we always take dog treats with us to reward good behaviour.

Pet family photos make paw-some Christmas gifts for family members and are a treasured keepsake.

To increase the cuteness factor even more in your dog Santa photos dress up your dog in a cute Christmas outfit or a personalised dog Christmas bandana.

Where To Get Pet Santa Photos, Sydney

The Rocks Free Santa Paws Photos

The Rocks is running free Santa Paws Photo sessions for you and your furry friends on Saturday 3, 10 and 17 December 2022. No bookings are necessary. It’s first in, best dressed!

And to kick off the fun, they’re hosting an event in collaboration with Pound Paws on the first Saturday, 3 December 2022. This will include Christmas themed pet market stalls for one of a kind pet accessories and treats. There will also be a best dog trick/Christmas themed costume competition and a dog agility course.

You’ll find Pound Paws Dog Day at Dawes Point Park on the corner of Lower Fort St and George St, right beneath the Sydney Harbour Bridge. 

You can also check out the The Rocks Christmas Markets on these free Santa Paws photo days and The Rocks Christmas Wonderlanes decorations and lights too.

Find out more info about The Rocks free Santa dog photo days HERE.

Dog-Friendly Santa On The Beach Photos Sydney

Santa On The Beach Photo

One of the best locations for dog-friendly Santa photos is the beach.

Bayview Dog Park in Sydney’s Northern Beaches is a popular dog-friendly venue where Santa On The Beach Sydney takes fun, memorable Christmas dog photos and other pet Christmas photos for you to treasure. The beach is such a great Christmas photos Sydney location.

Limited sessions of these Santa beach photos Sydney 2022 are available, so join the waitlist now to enable you to book early to make sure you don’t miss out.

Check out the Santa On The Beach website HERE to join the waitlist or book now.

Dog Santa Beach Photos Central Coast

Central Coast Santa photos including your dog are also available. If you live on the Central Coast then you’ll be pleased to know that Santa On The Beach Central Coast also offers family and dog Santa photos at North Avoca and North Shelly Beach on the Central Coast.

Click HERE to go on the waitlist to book your pet Santa photos Central Coast with Santa On The Beach.

Westfield Pet Santa Photos Sydney 2022

Another popular location for pet Santa photos are Westfield shopping centres. A lot of Westfield shopping centres, but not all of them, offer Christmas pet photos with Santa.

These Santa pet photo sessions are usually scheduled for the quieter times in the shopping centres such as Sunday mornings. Check your local Westfield shopping centre’s website to see if and when they offer pet photography with Santa.

Also check their website for any special considerations they may have. Pets usually need to be on a lead or in a pet carrier when being transported through the shopping centre. Please note that bookings are essential for these Santa pet pics sessions.

Westfield Burwood, Westfield Chatswood, Westfield Hornsby, Westfield Miranda and Westfield Parramatta are among the Westfields that offer Santa pet photos Sydney 2022.

Other Shopping Centres Offering Santa Photos With Pets in Sydney

Pet Santa Photo taken at the Macquarie Shopping Centre with my three kids, pet bunny and pet dog.

When I was searching for other locations offering to take pet Santa photos near me I discovered a lot of shopping centres offering Santa photos with pets. Here are more Santa photo dog-friendly shopping centres Sydney:

  • Birkenhead Point Shopping Centre
  • Casula Mall
  • Groves Square
  • Macquarie Centre Shopping Centre
  • Marrickville Metro Centre
  • Pittwater Place
  • St Ives Shopping Centre
  • Top Ryde Shopping Centre, &
  • Warriewood Shopping Centre.

Check the website of the shopping centre you are interested in visiting with your pet to check their guidelines, dates and times for pet photos and costs. Please note that pre booking is essential in most locations.

Our family have had pet Santa photos taken with our bunny rabbit and puppy at Macquarie Shopping Centre as well as at Warriewood Shopping Centre.

Kellyville Pets Christmas Photos

Kellyville Pets has been taking pet photos with Santa for 15 years now and is renowned Sydney wide for their pet Santa photos. You can bring in your cat, dog, rabbit, guinea pig, parrot, snake, lizard or whatever other wonderful furry, feathery or scaly friend you have to get their photo taken with Santa.

Bookings are essential. Please check the Kellyville Pets website HERE for more information, their costs and guidelines for pet photos.

Doggie Daycare Santa Photos with Dogs

Santa Photos with dogs including my pet dog, Ollie

If your dog regularly goes to a doggie daycare then check with them if they will be conducting Santa photos with the dogs in attendance during certain days in December. As Santa is usually a staff member that the dogs are familiar with it’s a great way to get good dog Christmas photos.

Our local doggie daycare surprised us with photos of our dog with Santa last year in December. I love the dog Christmas ornaments on their Christmas tree too!

Vet Christmas Pet Photos

Check with your local vet too if they plan to organise pet Christmas photos. Last year our local vet organised a professional photographer who set up in a local park and took bookings for pet Christmas photos. A couple of my friends even got family Christmas pictures with horses they own that way.

If you want your dog to celebrate the countdown to Christmas with their own dog treat advent calendar this year check out our Dog Advent Calendar Buying Guide HERE, it also includes some cat advent calendars too.

You may also be interested in our Best Gifts For Dog Lovers Guide, our Best Gifts For Cat Lovers Guide or our Best Gifts For Horse Lovers Guide.

Wishing you and your pets a PAW-SOME Christmas!

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Ingrid Norris - Christmas Enthusiast & Christmas Planner

Ingrid is a lover of all things Christmas who has been helping make Christmas time easier and less stressful for her family and friends all her life with Christmas tips, Christmas gift suggestions, Christmas recipe inspiration and Christmas event planning.

Ingrid now shares all this Christmas information here on her Christmas Time Made Easy website. She also shares information about the best Christmas events and activities happening in her home town of Sydney, Australia.

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