50 Minnesotans Include Dogs on Their Wedding Day

Wedding season is upon us, and for a lot of us, that just means one more excuse to have professional photos taken of our sweet, sweet dogs. From ring bearers to Best Dogs, these Minnesota pooches helped celebrate their humans’ nuptials in the furriest, most adorable ways imaginable.

“Duke was our best dog!” –Anna Dunklee Paulson

Photo: Anna Dunklee Paulson
Photo: Anna Dunklee Paulson

“Dobie was our flower girl! She walked down the aisle with the ring bearers.” –Kelly Beamish-Erickson

Photo: Kelly Beamish Erickson
Photo: Kelly Beamish Erickson

“Our pugs walked down the aisle and danced till the wee hours.” –Melissa Andrykowski Turner

Photo: Melissa Andrykowski Turner
Photo: Melissa Andrykowski Turner

“Lola was our ring dog and pretty much all of our wedding party.” –Brandy DuToit Klocksien

Photo: Brandy DuToit Klocksien
Photo: Brandy DuToit Klocksien

“Yeller was the best behaved dog.” –Kim Filius-Cheaney

Photo: Kim Filius-Cheaney
Photo: Kim Filius-Cheaney

“Princess was our ring bearer. We blinged out her harness and collar with Swarovski rhinestones. My goal was that she sparkled more than the bride (me lol). Our flower girl put down doggy treats (instead of flowers) so Princess knew where she had to go down the aisle.” –Shelly Vermeire Smith

Photo: Shelly Vermeire Smith
Photo: Shelly Vermeire Smith

“Okay, so it’s an old photo but my beautiful Westies were there in pearls and bow tie!” –Colleen O’Keefe

Photo: Colleen O'Keefe
“Photo: Colleen O’Keefe

“Not sure how such a lovely shot was taken of Mr. Muddy Paws!” –Elena Polacek

Photo: Jen Meneghin Photography
Photo: Jen Meneghin Photography

“Our boy Linkin at our September wedding.” –Melissa Martz

Photo: Melissa Martz
Photo: Puke Rainbows

“It rained on our wedding day three years ago in May. We were able to snap a few family photos with my frenchie Petunia in my arms, and Diesel always under our feet.” –Samantha Kuryla

Photo: Samantha Kuryla
Photo: Samantha Kuryla

“They walked down the aisle and stood in line with the wedding party without any hesitation!” –Natalie King

Photo: Natalie King
Photo: Natalie King

“Sophie was our flower girl!” –Lindsay Thompson

Photo: Lindsay Thompson
Photo: Lindsay Thompson

“Finley donned his tux & boutonnière to celebrate with us on our wedding day.” —Megan Raatikka Lunsford

Photo: Megan Raatikka Lunsford
Photo: Megan Raatikka Lunsford

“Our Basset/Beagle.” –Angie Trader Baldwin

Photo: Angie Trader Baldwin
Photo: Angie Trader Baldwin

“Poky was our best girl!” –Cortney Diederich

Photo: Cortney Diederich
Photo: Cortney Diederich

“So glad because both passed less then 9 months from this photo.” –Nicole Lushine Boe

Photo: Nicole Lushine Boe
Photo: Nicole Lushine Boe

“Our wedding at The Arboretum” –Amy Jo Tischer Fulgency

Photo: Amy Jo Tischer Fulgency
Photo: Amy Jo Tischer Fulgency

“Waiting for the bride, my favorite photo.” –Lisa Meekins Meyer

Photo: Lisa Meekins Meyer
Photo: Lisa Meekins Meyer

“Would have never wanted to be without Sinatra and Coco Beans on the big day!” –Deanna Mosser

Photo: Deanna Mosser
Photo: Deanna Mosser

“We went to Florida in December. Our Lilo was our flower girl.” –Shauna Riggs McCauley

Photo: Shauna Riggs McCauley
Photo: Shauna Riggs McCauley

“This is our dog Keller!” –Keri Peterson

Photo: Keri Peterson
Photo: Keri Peterson

“Our sweet Jasmine was our adorable flower girl! She was so well behaved and did an awesome job with pictures!” –Elizabeth Weiman

Photo: Elizabeth Weiman
Photo: Elizabeth Weiman

“Our Cody and Gibson were our flower ‘girls.’ Gibson even decided to stand in as best man.” –Robbin Holtz

Photo: Robbin Holtz
Photo: Robbin Holtz

“Our pups weren’t a part of the wedding party but we had them meet us at the church for some pics, they were soooo excited for us!” –Kelli Danielson

Photo: Kelli Danielson
Photo: Kelli Danielson

“Our 3 little papillons watched us get married. We even had our youngest as the ring bearer. Left to right- Bentley, Lexus and Gucci. Humans: Kelley and Michael” –Kelley Peterson

Photo: Kelley Peterson
Photo: Kelley Peterson

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