The Saddest Christmas Dogs on Shutterstock

Why are all the costumed dogs on the stock photo site so sad (and adorable)? Here's why.

Michael Leaverton  |  Dec 25th 2012


What is it about Christmas that make the dogs on the online photo site Shutterstock so sad? Is it being forced to wear Santa hats and sit for long photo shoots with overeager photographers?

Nah.

So, why are these dogs so sad?

Why are you so sad?

“Not one of these ornaments is meat.”

Why are you so sad?

“I look like a Yorkie.”

Why are you so sad?

“JUST TELL ME WHEN I CAN EAT THIS THING!”

Why are you so sad?

“I’m not sad, I’m peeing.”

Why are you so sad?

“The puppy got the better hat.”

Why are you so sad?

“I’m pretty sure you’re giving me an old tennis ball for Christmas.”

Why are you so sad?

“Dancing Santas are for losers.”

Why are you so sad?

“I look like a Pug.”

Why are you so sad?

“The cat wore this last year.”

Why are you so sad?

“I hate being the Christmas tree.”

Photos by Shutterstock: Boxer dog, This little puppy, Santa’s little helper, Cute Chihuahua, Sad dog waiting for Santa, Santa with young puppy, Lab on Christmas, Puppy with reindeer hat, Santa Bulldog, Reindeer dog with baubles

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