Where to Get Holiday Photos of Your Pet in Chicago’s Suburbs

Have your pets been on the naughty or nice list this year? Bring them to Santa to find out! Our cats and dogs hold such a special place in our hearts. We love to include them in the holiday fun whenever we can. Stop in to these locations for a pet-friendly holiday photo op this year.

2020 Pet Photos with Santa

Santa Paws (Hinsdale Humane Society)
December 2, 2020 | 4:00pm – 8:00pm
December 5, 2020 | 9:00am – 1:00pm
Reserved timeslots are full, but walk-ins are welcome. Humans and furry friends welcome! Come take photos with Santa, and shop a few local vendors. Photos available for download. Registration fee is $20.

Holiday Pet Pictures (West Chicago)
December 5, 2020 | starts at 9:00am
Register for your 15-minute session.

Socially Distanced Pet Santa Photos (Bruce & Willy’s Natural Pet Source, Geneva)
December 5, 2020 | 11:15am – 4:45pm
For a $25 donation, you’ll receive a 15-minute photo session. Reservations must be made in advance.

Pet Photos with Santa (Yorktown Center, Lombard)
December 7, 8, 14, 15 and 17, 2020 | 11:00am – 8:00pm
Reservations are strongly encouraged.

Holiday Photos 2020 (EarthWise Pet Naperville)
December 12 and 13, 2020 | 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Stop in for a free pet photo.

Santa Paws & Pictures (Roselle)
December 17, 2020 | 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Register in advance. This event has become a grab-and-go.

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Holiday Photo Shoot at Wet Nose (Geneva)
Stop in to the Wet Nose location in Geneva for holiday photos without Santa.

Holiday Pictures at Two Bostons (Burr Ridge, Geneva, and Naperville)
New this year, Two Bostons will be offering a selfie station for holiday pictures. Call your location to find out more details.

Petco Photos with Santa at Petco (Various Locations)
Petco is not offering a national event in 2020. They recommend contacting your local store to find out more about a possible photo event.

Virtual Pet Photos with Santa from Fashion Outlets of Chicago (Rosemont)
While not hosting live visits, Fashion Outlets of Chicago gives families the opportunity for a virtual pet photo with Santa this year.

Not Running in 2020

  • Pictures with Santa at K-9 Couture (Homer Glen)
  • Pet Pictures with Santa at Village Green (Oak Brook)

Know of another opportunity to bring your pets for a photo opportunity with Santa? Comment below! Don’t forget to check out our Holiday Guide for lots of memory-making opportunities for the whole family all season long.

About the Author

Katie Mayle
Katie is a mother of three children, ages 7, 5, and 2. A Joliet native, she and her husband moved back to his hometown of Naperville after the birth of their second daughter. Her three kids keep her family very active, and she is grateful for the countless indoor and outdoor opportunities available to families in the western suburbs. She looks forward to sharing family-friendly fun with the parents of young children.

1 Comment on "Where to Get Holiday Photos of Your Pet in Chicago’s Suburbs"

  1. Lauretta quelette | December 2, 2020 at 8:39 pm | Reply

    Bass pro!! We just brought our dog for family pics and saw others!

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