A-Z Animals: Hire Trained Animal Models for Advertising, Filming, Photography, PR, Events

Rent beautifully trained animal actors and animal models from the UK's leading animal casting agency

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The Full Service Animal Model Agency in the UK and Europe



The Crown, Here, The Gentlemen (Netflix), Lift,  Man vs Bee, Stonehouse, Casualty, Good Grief, Stay Close, Half Bad, Extraordinary, The Diplomat, Red White & Royal Blue, Enola Holmes 2, Embankment, The Devil’s Hour, Funny Girl, The Suspect,  Gangs of London, Worzel Gummidge, The Baby, Alder, Midwich Cuckoos, Matilda, Why Didn’t They Ask Evans, Prizefighter, Sherwood, Doon Bug, Evergreen, The Power, Jungle, The Essex Serpent, Atlanta S3, Stay Close, Ray James, Peaky Blinders, Becoming Elizabeth, The Princess Switch3, The Great 123, Ridley Road, Grace, Top Boy, Close To Me, The Pursuit of Love, Venom 2, The Favourite, Friday Night Dinner, An Extra July, I Hate Suzie, Two Weeks To Live, Tin Star, Silent Witness, Belgravia, Hanna 2, Dracula, Killing Eve, The Rook, A Confession, The King, The Tunnel, Rellik, Guerrilla, The Valley of the Fox, The Royals, Hold The Sunset, Peterloo, Crazy Diamond, Ratburger, On Chesil Beach, Penny Dreadful, New Worlds, DaVinci’s Demons.

World famous brands including Bet365, Investec, Netflix, Rolls Royce and Telefonica O2 trust A-Z Animals to provide and handle their animal filming and photography requirements.

Rent beautifully trained animal actors and animal models from the UK's leading animal casting agency

Since 1983, A-Z Animals has partnered with visionary filmmakers and photographers to produce some of the world’s most iconic animal content for film, television and all forms of advertising. From the world-famous Lloyds TSB black horse and Investec zebra to internet famous O2 ginger cat, A-Z Animals delivers the best-trained animals for the world’s oldest and boldest brands.

At A-Z, we pride ourselves in casting and supervising the best and most beautifully trained animals for the creative industries and for a lot of film directors, photographers, producers and media buyers, we have become the defacto “go to safe pair of hands” when producing best in class creative content with animals. We specialise in casting the very best trained animal models for Advertising, TV, Filming, Photography and Events, to ensure your production will have the very best trained animals and specialist handlers.

As the pre-eminent animal talent agency in the UK and Europe, we have the depth and breadth of domestic and exotic animals and experienced handlers to exceed the creative expectations of the world’s most ambitious directors, producers and photographers. If you are wanting to capture world-class animal stills and motion, partner with the film industry’s best-known animal casting agency; A-Z Animals.

We advise our production and advertising clients wanting to hire animals on the logistics, insurance, risk assessment, health & safety and animal welfare issues involved when working with animals, from storyboard conception right through to end of production.

Our experienced trainers will expertly supervise the pet models and exotic animal actors you choose to go with, so your production can focus on capturing the best animal content.


We provide the very best trained animals for hire in the UK and Europe for:

  • Films
  • TV Commercials
  • Virals & Digital Media
  • Music Videos
  • Advertising, Fashion & Packaging Photography
  • Press & Magazine Editorial
  • Theatre
  • PR
  • Special Events

A-Z Animals complies with all statutory requirements and offers you peace of mind by providing:

  • Full Risk Assessments
  • £5m Public Liability Insurance Cover
  • Veterinary Surgeon Attendance and Welfare Certification arranged
  • Animal Welfare Act 2006 – The Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals)(England) Regulations 2018 –
    Licence Number: 055241

If you’re looking for outstanding pet models and animal actors to star in your next creative project and a rock steady, safe and collaborative full-service animal agency partner, contact the UK’s leading animal model agency; A-Z Animals.