couple with dog kisses

Photo: Asya Photography

Thinking about incorporating your pet into the wedding festivities? These precious pooches (and a few other animals) are sure to sway you in the right direction. C'mon, how can you resist a puppy ring bearer?

dog wearing tuxedo

Photo: UP Studios

Outfit your furry friend in a tuxedo—with a gold bow tie, natch!

dog with ring security sign

Photo: Black & Hue Photography

Have your beloved pooch serve as “ring security” during the ceremony.

dog in lobster costume

Photo: Brittany Rae Photography

Or even wear a lobster costume for a preppy summer wedding!

groom holding dog

Photo: Patrick Nied Photography

Let your pet have the spotlight…

dog photobomb

Photo: Elizabeth Star Photography

Or else they might photobomb your wedding party portrait!

dog walking down the aisle

Photo: Elizabeth Nord Photography, LLC

Have a trusted wedding party member escort your best friend down the aisle.

dog with couple photo

Photo: Lacey Gabrielle Photography

Wedding portraits can be even sweeter when there’s a cute pup involved.

couple with dog on leash

Photo: Brett Loves Elle Photography

Smile for a family portrait!

bride getting ready with dog

Photo: UP Studios

Spend quality time with your pet while you get ready.

dog at wedding ceremony

Photo: Jen Yuson Photography

It looks like their dog had a few words to say during the ceremony!

couple with donkeys

Photo: Jennifer Weems Photography

This couple took including pets in their wedding to a whole new level.

dog wearing greenery wreath

Photo: Tracy Autem & Lightly Photography

Your prized pooch can look extra festive by wearing a wreath made of greenery.

dog wearing flower wreath

Photo: Andie Freeman Photography

Or a colorful wreath featuring bright flowers.

dog wearing video camera

Photo: Megan Clouse Photography

Have your pet capture all the memories—with a video camera mounted on his/her back!

two grooms with dog

Photo: Brittany Graham Photography

The grooms share a snuggle with their pooch. 

two dogs in tuxedos with couple

Photo: Gideon Photography

What a happy crew!

dog in tuxedo

Photo: Ahava Studios

This little guy looks ready to party in his mini tux!

dog watching wedding ceremony

Photo: Amy E Photography

A proud pup watches the ceremony.

dog wearing greenery wreath with couple

Photo: Catie Coyle Photography

A sweet dog poses with his humans.

couple kissing dog

Photo: Cory Kendra Photography

This couple gives kisses to their furry friend.

couple with dog

Photo: Amber Rhodes Photography

Seriously, how cute is this little fellow?

couple with dog

Photo: Natasha I Gillett Photography

This pup is soaking in all the attention!

dog wearing pink bow tie

Photo: Pure Plush Photography

What could be more adorable than a doggie in a pink bow tie?

dog giving kisses to couple

Photo: The Maine Tinker Studio

This couple takes a minute to snuggle up with (and get kisses from!) their adorable pooch.

couple feeding dog at reception

Photo: Green Holly Weddings

If your pup has been an especially good boy or girl, perhaps a mid-reception treat is in order!

couple and dog first dance

Photo: Apaige Photography

Your pet may want to join you during your first dance!

couple kissing dog

Photo: Asya Photography

You’ll likely doing a lot of kissing on your wedding day, but don’t forget to save some smooches for your pet!

dog bouquet charm becky brown photography

Photo: Becky Brown Photography

Photo charms can be a lovely way to remember a pet who has passed away.

wedding couple with horses

Photo: Tyler + Lindsey

Is any ranch wedding complete without a horse? We don't think so. 

dog of honor

Photo: Teal Photography

Who needs a maid of honor when you have a dog of honor? 

wedding bulldogs

Photo: Viera Photographics

These adorable French bulldogs are ready to celebrate!

couple with cat

Photo: The Maine Tinker Studio

Hey—cats can totally have fun at weddings, too!