There is a difference between loving dogs and being obsessed with dogs. It is easy to admit that, that line is an easy one to cross over. Dogs of every breed and size are so lovable that it is easy to become obsessed. You do not even need to own a dog to be obsessed with them, that is the beauty of the internet. Dogs are just a click away on your phone or computer. There is no judgement to dog obsessed humans, we completely understand how easy it is to become obsessed. Here are 35 photos that any dog obsessed person will nod their head to in understanding.
1. Dog Flag
How do you make it clear to everyone in your neighborhood that you love your dog more than anything? Well, take a page out of this house’s book and put your dog on a flag to fly high. The dog is the head of that household!
2. Christmas Gifts
You know you are obsessed with your dog when your favorite part of Christmas morning is watching your dog open their gifts. Yes, gifts is plural because there is no way you can only give your dog one gift for Christmas, they deserve everything. They will include toys, treats, and maybe some clothes.
3. Puppy at Heart
No matter how big your dog gets they will always be your little puppy at heart. That means if they want to sit on your lap when they are full grown, you will do it because their happiness is more important than your legs going numb. Just look at this girl who lets her dog still sit with her!
Some people will treat their new puppies just like they would a newborn baby and that includes a “newborn” professional photoshoot. This owner wanted to beautifully capture his puppy at his young age, so he hired a professional photographer to take photographs of them. Would you do that?
Dog owners shortly realize that even though you took careful consideration in naming your dog, it is all about the nicknames. Most of the times the nicknames are plentiful and are nowhere close to their actual names such as these examples in the picture. It is hard to not give nicknames to the best buddy in the whole world.
6. Camera Roll
The camera roll on your phone will be only of your dog if you are obsessed. You can take about 50 pictures of your dog doing one cute thing, such as sleeping, in about a minute. Hey, you have to record and remember every second of it, just do not let anyone look at the camera roll in your phone.
7. “My Baby”
Many dog obsessed people will refer and love their dogs as their own babies. They will know every detail of their dog’s personality and needs. Others might not understand but it’s okay because your love is real.
8. Dog Closet
You know you are truly obsessed with your dog when they have their own closet in your house! This owner wants to keep all her dog’s accessories in an orderly fashion, and who can blame her when that doggy looks so cute in a tie! What a gentleman he is.
9. Data Storage
When you base your own purchases off of the needs of your dog, than you might be a tad obsessed with your dog. We know the extra phone storage is completely necessary though because that camera roll will fill up fast!
Nothing will stop a dog obsessed person from petting a dog and that includes traffic. If given the opportunity you will do anything possible to give a dog a good pet. Thankfully the driver of this dog understood that and helped a fellow dog lover out!
11. Personal Room
Giving a dog a dog bed is the minimal act of an obsessed dog owner, usually the dog will take over the entire house as his own. This woman decided to give her dog a room of his own in her new house. The room was just like Harry Potter’s cupboard under the stairs, except this dog seems to fit quite better.
Once you hit a certain age the pressure from your parents to give them grand-babies becomes real! Dog lovers will let their parents know quite fast that they should love their dogs as real grand-babies until that time comes. It might never come to have actual babies so hopefully your parents will get the hint after awhile.
13. Fighting Words
If any person tells you that your dogs are not your actual babies, those can be seen as fighting words! It is only other dog lovers that understand it, so there is no use in fighting. It is just time to stop talking to that person, ha!
Friends and family know when someone in their group is obsessed with dogs, because they usually cannot stop talking about them. True supporters of your dog love know that the perfect gift for you is something in relation to dogs. Look at these slippers this dog owner received on Christmas.
15. Dog Siblings
When this family was preparing to bring a new dog home, they made sure to dress up the new older sibling dog. Hey, he had to make a good impression on the sibling and it gives a reason for the owners to dress up their dog. Love it!
Dog lovers will want their artwork to include dogs as much as possible. Preferably, the artwork will be of their dog but if that is not possible than any dog will work. This surfing dog is awesome.
Every aspect of your life has been taken over by dogs, including your kitchenware. Dog lovers cannot get enough of doggy decor for their house, clothes, and accessories. That mug looks just like her doggy, just a bit more scholarly with those glasses and bowtie.
18. Internet Dogs
Dog lovers will go on the internet for a quick need, but if they see anything in relation to a dog they might get stuck on the internet all night. There is no easier internet spiral to fall into than that of cute dog videos and stories.
19. Fine Dining
While there is an overwhelming amount of dog food brands, there is nothing like a home-cooked meal or treat. Dog lovers will always want to give their dog the best of everything and that includes cooking their treats or meals at home from healthy foods.
20. Important Facts
Dog lovers will know everything about their dogs. You might be a person that is bad at dates but when it comes to your doggy you will remember every important date of their life. They say you only remember the important stuff and for dog lovers, their dog is the most important.
21. Mega Dog Bed
A dog lover will let their dog completely take over their bed, but with this invention you do not have to! This side bed is perfect for all dog lovers that need a bit more space on their bed but do not want to sleep far away from their doggy.
22. Working Dog
The moment that this man’s job allowed dogs to work he brought his dog, Cupcake. Cupcake became the ruler of his office, or least the ruler of his owner. The owner said,
“I brought my dog Cupcake to work with me once (my office allows dogs). She whined the whole day except when sitting in my lap. Very little work got done.”
These two dog lovers met at a dog park and instead of celebrating their own anniversary, they celebrate their dogs. As the owners put it, it is the dog’s first meeting anniversary as well. Those two dogs get to be extremely loved by two people now.
24. First Question
The most important question a person obsessed with dogs will ask on their first date is if the other person likes dogs. If a person does not love dogs that is a deal breaker for dog lovers and will keep on looking for Mr. or Ms. Right. They need to share their life with another dog lover.
25. Dog Parents
If you are obsessed with dogs and have children at the same time, do you treat them equally? Will the dog love get left behind in favor of the children? Only time will tell but this meme will make you laugh in the meantime.
26. Social Media
All dog lovers are obsessed with dog memes and doggy social media accounts. Their social media accounts get taken over with dogs and they would not have it any other way. They want to spend all their social media time escaping into the cute world of dogs and who could blame them.
27. Working Dog
A running joke for many dog owners is to tell their dogs that they are not contributing any money for the family and need to start. This dog mom went one step further and purchased a toy laptop so the dog can pretend he is a working dog. How cute.
28. All the Money
Any dog lover will tell you that all the extra money they have goes straight to their dogs. Online shopping did not help this matter because the options of toys, treats, or gifts for dogs has now become endless.
29. All Dogs
Buying a dog is a huge investment, that can become really pricey and time consuming. This holds many dog lovers back from buying their dogs. Instead of saying you have no dogs, just take on all the dogs are your dogs, you love them all anyways.
All dog lovers cannot wait for Halloween because it is finally an acceptable time to dress your dog up in a cute or funny outfit. Many people that are obsessed with their dogs might take it one step further and get matching costumes.
31. Petting Champion
You know you are obsessed with dogs when you cannot pass by one dog without asking the owner if you can pet it. Dog lovers cannot stop themselves from wanting to be friends with every dog they see.
32. Retired Life
Retired life is the best life for dog lovers because they can finally spend all their time with their dogs. One man took a step further,
“This is the coolest guy he rescues stray dogs and every morning he takes them for a train ride by our building.”
33. Moving Away
It can be a nerve racking time when kids move out of their family home for the first time and go on their own. They might be excited to get out of their parents house, but leaving your family dog behind can be heartbreaking for many. This family helped their child out with a cardboard cutout of their dog! The gift is so funny and they know that their child is going to miss the dog the most.
34. Dog Hair
Dog hair can get everywhere, but when you are a dog lover the hair will always find its way onto your clothing. It will not just be a little bit of hair either, it will look as if you are turning into a dog yourself. You will just have to travel with a lint roller because there is no way you will not pet or let a dog sit on your lap.
35. Don’t Move
The needs of your dog will become more important than your own needs for any dog lover. If a dog is sleeping peacefully on your lap, you will not move until they wake up on their own. If you are hungry or need to go to the restroom, it will not matter and will have to wait.