PHOTOS: Shelter pets get new life with photography makeovers

PHOTOS: Shelter pets get new life with photography makeovers
(Source: Tammy Swarek/WBTV)

EL DORADO, AR (WAVE) - A photographer in Arkansas is taking a unique approach to raising awareness about overcrowded and underfunded animal shelters.

Tammy Swarek's photographs shelter animals in her area for her Shelter Pets Project. The pets are dressed up in costumes and the pictures are displayed online in hopes of adopting out the animals.

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