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By Meghan Overdeep
Updated Jul 22, 2016 @ 8:30 am
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They grow up so fast! In honor of Prince George's third birthday today, the royal family released an adorable new set of photos of the little guy at his idyllic family home in Norfolk, England.

The four snapshots show Kate Middleton and Prince William's first-born child enjoying a beautiful summer day in two too-cute outfits. During the shoot—taken earlier this month by British photographer Matt Porteous—George changes from a navy and beige striped sweater with a whale on its chest and khaki shorts (above), into a short-sleeved blue and white T-shirt and denim shorts:

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At some point, the little prince loses his shoes and goes barefoot for a turn on a wooden swing, which features an engraving of his parents' names, "William & Catherine."

July 22, 2016 - Sandringham - NEWS EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NO COMMERCIAL USE Undated handout photo released by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge of Prince George, who celebrates his third birthday today, standing on a swing. The picture was taken at the fami
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In another snap, George takes a snack break with the family dog, Lupo, while sitting out on a plaid blanket on the grass.

Prince George and Lupo
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In honor of Prince George's third birthday, the royal family released an adorable new set of photos of the little guy at his idyllic family home in Norfolk, England. In one snap, George takes a snack break with the family dog, Lupo, while sitting out on a plaid blanket on the grass.

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"The Duke and Duchess [of Cambridge] hope that people will enjoy seeing these new photographs," Kensington Palace said in a statement. "They would like to thank everyone for all the lovely messages they have received as Prince George celebrates his third birthday."

Happy birthday, Prince George!