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Cat models: What are animal agents looking for when recruiting?

Do you have a new kitten?  Is your household cat something special? Are they more of a dog than a cat? Have you ever thought that your cat is so cute that they could be the face of the new cat food product as a cat mode or cat actor?  Well, here’s how to go … Continue reading Cat models: What are animal agents looking for when recruiting?

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Dog Models: What are animal agents looking for when recruiting?

The chances are, if you’ve not been walking around with your eyes closed, you’ve seen animals in advertising.  Dogs’ faces are on TV, in magazines, on pet food, billboards and social media ads.  Man’s best friend is simply everywhere, and that’s amazing! (Looking for Cat Models: What are animal agents looking for when recruiting?) There … Continue reading Dog Models: What are animal agents looking for when recruiting?

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Pet Modelling and Animal Acting – How it works

How to become a Pet Model or Animal Actor Part 1) A Quickstart Guide to Animal Modelling (Additional information can be found in parts 2 and 3)   Please see the skill requirements for modelling and acting below. Note that the ESSENTIAL skills vary across different types of animals. The ADDITIONAL skill lists are not … Continue reading Pet Modelling and Animal Acting – How it works

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Working With Animals During Lockdown

At Urban Paws UK we only work with highly trained, reliable and consistent animal models and actors. As such we ensure that any animals put forward for a job is suitable for the role. This reduces the time required on-set and minimising risks to health and safety while working with animals during lockdown.   The … Continue reading Working With Animals During Lockdown

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The Pandemic is the Perfect Time to Use Animal Talent

Using animal talent minimises the risk of spreading the virus on set The pandemic has undoubtedly shaken the way we as a country do business. From the debate around whether working from home is viable, to the overall effect on the economy; things are changing. Creative industries are no different and are in many ways … Continue reading The Pandemic is the Perfect Time to Use Animal Talent

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