Your pet can be a big part of your family! So naturally you’ll want to include them in your special day. There are lots of lovely ways to go about this from having them there on the day for pics to including them on your invites. Check out more adorable ways to include your pet in your wedding below…
1. Have them announce your engagement
My Humans are Getting Married Sign, €8 from River Lane Memories
If you’re looking for an adorable way to announce your engagement, this epic sign from River Lane Memories is perfect for your precious pooch.
2. Include them in your invites
Wedding Invitation by Graphic Monkey | Wedding Invitation by Splash Graphics
Personalised wedding invites are huge at the mo so if you are going this route yourself and you have a furry friend, make sure to include them too!
3. Have them there on the day
Photo from Katrina & Tadhg’s real wedding by Patrick Ryan Photography
We love that Katrina & Tadhg had their beloved pet Alfie greet them at the door after their ceremony! It’s such a lovely way to include your pet and a great way to get some pics for the photo album.
4. Include them in the ceremony
Dog of Honour Sign, €8 from River Lane Memories
If your venue is animal friendly, you might like to give your pet a role all of their own! There are some adorable signs they can don for their important part from ‘Best Dog’ to ‘Dog of Honour’. You can pick up some adorable signs over on River Lane Memories.
5. Have a pic of them at the reception
Photo from Carol & Eric’s real wedding by DKPHOTO
While you may not be able to have your pet attend the wedding itself, there’s still some lovely ways you can include them! We love that Carol and Eric had a pic of their gorgeous doggie on the top table – such a sweet way to make them a part of your celebrations.
6. Incorporate them in to your cake topper
Cake by GBC Cakes, Meath Cake by
Another lovely way to show they’re an important part of your life is by including them in a customised cake topper! It’s a beautiful keepsake you can pop on a shelf at home afterwards too.
7. Donate to the ISPCA in honour of your furry friend
Photo via Rosanna Davison Nutrition
If you’re struggling to come up with a favour idea, animal lovers might like to support Ireland’s leading animal welfare charity, the ISPCA who work to prevent cruelty to animals, promote animal welfare and proactively relieve animal suffering. You get to choose your own pics too if you like so you can have a snap of your own precious pet on table cards!