At Houndstooth Studio we are proud to work closely with over thirty state, national and international animal charity organisations on a pro-bono basis. We feel passionately about the wonderful people who work tirelessly in the not for profit arena, and are always on the lookout for ways in which we can offer our help and support. We have also formed strong promotional partnerships with other animal related businesses and our corporate photography clients. By taking the time to read this page, you are supporting the businesses who support us.
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) in WA works to ensure the five freedoms for animals are upheld. Houndstooth Studio is the official photography partner and a corporate sponsor for the RSPCA WA.
Murdoch University Veterinary Hospital (MUVH) is the teaching hospital of Murdoch University School of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences. They aim to provide a quality referral service to WA veterinarians, their clients and their patients, in an environment where professional and clinical standards are combined with genuine care and compassion. Houndstooth Studio is proud to be the only animal photography business considered a valued partner of the MUVH.
Vetwest tend to the pets of Perth with the highest level of care and compassion, delivered through their seven conveniently located clinics.
Kanyana Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre (Incorporated) is a not-for-profit organisation committed to the protection and welfare of native wildlife. Two shifts of volunteers operate each day, every day of the year, with over 100 volunteers required to to cover them. The volunteers provide for all of the needs of the animals and the operation of the centre.
Animal Aid Abroad (AAA) is a Perth based volunteer run charity. They returns all profits from merchandise sales and donations to directly aid and assist abused, sick and suffering animals in Egypt, India and Nepal. Just $4 buys a fly veil for a working horse or donkey.
The Penguin, Marine and Environment Centre on Granite Island, Victor Harbor is staffed by four dedicated volunteers who rescue and rehabilitate orphaned or injured little penguins and rely on public admission money to pay for penguin food and formula.
The Penguin Centre website is filled with colourful Houndstooth Studio images. You can check it out here.
Stop Live Exports (SLE) volunteers campaign and fundraise to bring an end to the arduous sea transportation of Australian sheep. They believe that animals ought to be slaughtered as close to where they were raised to avoid unnecessary suffering, and are constantly working on law reform and community education programs.
Animals Australia is a national animal protection organisation that actively exposes animal abuse and promotes a cruelty-free lifestyle. They represent 40 member societies (including Stop Live Exports) and thousands of individual supporters. A non-profit organisation, their work on behalf of animals is reliant on the generosity of members and donors.
Suzie Phillips of Animism is an expert in reading animal energy and pre-empting animal behaviour. She offers guidance and support to enable humans to better understand their pets. Suzie also assists us on our native animal photo sesisons, providing expert advice and utilising her finely-tuned animal handling skills.
With so many endemic species, Christmas Island is often referred to as the Galapagos of the Indian Ocean . Having visited four times, Alex can vouch for the breathtaking beauty and uniqueness that makes Christmas Island a bird and crab wonderland…and a photographer and nature lovers paradise. The Christmas Island Tourism Association (CITA) can assist with any travel and accommodation enquiries and their website is one of the best we’ve seen!
The National Trust of Australia (WA) works with communities to conserve and interpret Western Australia’s unique heritage. The organisation was established in 1959 and is a community based enterprise. The organisations commitment to conservation and heritage isn’t anything new. It has been built on a foundation laid by generations past and present, and will continue to grow well into the future.