Dogs love to be a part of every moment in our lives. If you
leave them out, they’ll be sure to find a way to insert
themselves into the situation. A 13-year-old Miniature Pinscher
named Scooter behaved exactly like that.
When Scooter’s dads got married, they had the audacity to take
a wedding picture without him. So, Scooter made sure he was seen.
Now, he’s the best part of the photo, and it has gone viral
thanks to him. It even left people asking why this essential family
member didn’t get a ring of his own.
The Best Wedding Photo
Shon Washington and his husband John have been together for 11
years and engaged for a few years. They weren’t in a rush to get
married, but the coronavirus pandemic brought a new sense of
urgency. So, they had an online ceremony from their San Francisco
home. Their friends and family attended the event through
After the ceremony, the couple wanted to take a beautiful
picture of their wedding bands in the natural light. But when they
did, Scooter appeared by their side. He snuck his paw into the
photo, and while it wasn’t intentional, it was perfect.
“To be honest, I wasn’t even paying attention to Scooter
when I did it,” Washington said. “I was trying to switch the
camera to another setting. John kept saying, ‘Look what he’s
doing.’ And when I finally did, it was the perfect photo.”
The couple says that this action was very much in character for
Scooter. The little dog loves to shove his way between them every
chance he gets. They encourage this behavior because they just
can’t resist his cute face! Plus, he’s such an important part
of their relationship that it makes sense for him to be in the
All Dogs Want to Be Included
Washington shared the photo on Twitter, and it quickly reached
over 300,000 likes. It also caused many other couples to share
photos of their
dogs’ wedding photobombs. All of which are equally as
In some, you can clearly see the love that the dog feels for
In others, the dog “photobomb” is likely staged. But who can
blame them? Dogs are important family members, so they deserve to
be in wedding photos.
Someone even captured a picture of their dog interrupting their
All these pictures prove that dogs just want to be a part of our
lives no matter what. They’re like the glue that holds our
relationships together. So, congratulations to Washington and John,
and most of all, congratulations to Scooter for being such a lucky
and well-loved pup!
Source: FS – Dogs – iHD
Dog Refuses To Be Left Out Of Wedding Photo