We’re dog lovers here at Four Oaks, so we love it when couples ask to incorporate their pets into their special day. Dogs are often already part of the family, so why not include them in your wedding? If you’re thinking about incorporating your dog into your wedding, here are a few ideas plus tips to help them behave!
If your pup is at your wedding, the first must-do is take portraits with them! You can take photos with them before the ceremony one-on-one, or after the ceremony together as a couple. You’ll have these photos to remember your sweet pup forever.
Another idea is to give your dog a role. Not only does this distract them and keep them entertained, but it also creates the sweetest memories (and some of the cutest wedding photos).
Here are some possible roles to give your dog:
If your dog can’t be at your wedding, you can still find ways to include them! If you took engagement photos with your dog, consider using a photo with them as your save the dates. Or include a drawing of them on your invitations, signs around the venue, or anywhere else you might want to include them.
Tips for Incorporating Your Pet:
We hope these tips and ideas are helpful! Find more doggie dos and don’ts on Southern Living’s blog.
Looking for more tips for your big day? Check out our wedding planning tips section over on our blog!