2017 Comedy Pet Photography Awards Finalists
Getting ready to Aw, Guffaw, and spit your milk out your nose. We got her the 15 finalists (plus a few others I felt were too funny to pass up) of the inaugural Comedy Pet Photography Awards! This fun and hilarious contest brought to you by the creators of the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards has given proud pet owners a place to show off their crazy and lovable pets to the world. Plus entries could win some awesome prizes, too!
This new awards competition was organized by photographers Tom Sullam and Paul Johnson-Hicks to support the Born Free Foundation, a worldwide wildlife charity that works to save endangered species. From over 2,500 entries, they have painstakingly narrowed down the comical pics to their favorites. Winners will be announced at the end of August You can also see more on their Facebook page!
“Beach Please!” You could say Lise Gramstad’s dog is really diggin’ Ogna Beach, Norway.
“Show Me Your Best Smile” taken by Andreas Ettl provides further proof that horses in Iceland are just plain loopy.
“On Guard” This wacky cat snapped in Gent, Belgium by Brecht van Gampelaere reminds me of our lunch room monitor back middle school.
“Riding Along” An amazing silhouette of two dogs, one riding bareback taken by Alice van Kempen in Rockanje, Netherlands.
“That’s the Spot” Axl Marsh of Minnesota, USA caught his pony taking a good ol’roll in the hay.
Esra Tatar’s crazy kitty mugging it up for the camera in Kuching, Belgium.
“Windblown” A depiction of what a dog looks like at hyper speed. Taken in Wisconsin, USA by Erika Hetzel.
“I Didn’t Mean It!” A little sibling rivalry between the competitive pups of Nathan Schmidt of Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.
The hilarious “Cheese Catcher“ snapped by Connie Fore of Columbus, Ohio, USA shows her best friend’s passion for the Brie/
“Jumping for Joy” was Jim Zuckerman’s dog in Franklin, Tennessee USA.
“Best Friends” A fun and friendly selfie by Georgie Bain and her horse taken in Aberdeen, United Kingdom.
“Dog Language” Two dogs caught in a heated debate, one with nothing left to say. Taken Aleksei Syrkin, Khabarovsk, Russia.
“Smile! You Are On Camera!” A handsome and happy goat in Warwickshire, England portrayed by Liz Hammond.
“Dance of the Wolf” captured by Vincent Guilbaud of Canada. It’s not often you see a wolf showing off his best moves.
Barb Wentzel caught her cat taking on the wall in “Herding Cats” in New Jersey, USA. I though he was just shadow dancing.
“Hypnotised” A dog transfixed by a simple bubble in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Photo by Connie Fore.
“Look At Me” snapped by Nando Harmsen portrays his horse showing off is gallant prance in Gemert, Netherlands.
“Buddies” Nir Natan caught this dog and a cat in a friendly embrace on Betzet Beach in Israel.
“Chilling” The perfect title for of the snap taken by Simon DeKnock of his pal dog Maui the Minpin on their way back from the shops in Cheltenham, England.
“Mirror, Signal, Manoeuvre” Lance Bellers captured his Schnauzer-ish dog taking his Peugeot for a spin around Brighton, England.
“Mirror, Mirror” A cat in self-reflection. Taken in Albion, New York, USA by Ariel Berry.