These Hilarious Dog Puns Will Leave You Howling With Laughter

Ah, dog puns. As a close cousin of the dad joke and the fur sibling of the cat pun, these clever one-liners give dog pawrents the opportunity to insert a little humor into conversations with other humans, all while honoring their furry best friends. While using animal puns may make you seem like a bit of a corn dog, these jokes allow you to flex your funny punny bone. You can't go wrong with a solid list of puns to entertain a crowd, whether they're about rabbits, goats, or any other type of pets.

Of course, dog puns are our favorite—they're man's best friend for a reason! Dogs almost always make you smile, and even if the joke may be silly, it can still chase away any dark clouds. It's easy to reach for the best puppy puns when you need something to make friends, family, or fur babies laugh. If you're always getting one-upped in the joke game, look no further than our curated list of dog puns guaranteed to leave you howling. Seriously—they're pretty dog-gone funny.

Classic Dog Puns

corgi sits in grass

  • Where's the paw-ty at?
  • What do you call a dog magician? A Labracadabrador!
  •  What do you call a pup who's over this long, bitter winter already? Mellon Collie!
  • He's a diamond in the ruff.
  • Oh, fur-get it!
  • What about a Lab who's very into Norse mythology? Labrathor. (haha)
  • You're looking quite fetching today!
  • What's more amazing than a talking dog? A spelling bee.
  • He's barking up the wrong tree.
  • I'm mutts about you!
  • These jokes are paws-itively hilarious.
  • Monday is always a ruff day.
  • She's having a ball!
  • Oh, paw-lease!
  • Trust me, I'm a dog-tor.
  • Just going through a ruff pooch lately.
  • Happy howl-idays, ya filthy animal!

Hilarious Dog Puns

dog rolls around in the grass

  • Be prepared for the pup-arazzi when your dog hits the red carpet!
  • Our doxie is referred to as a hot dog but we like to call him our furry pup-sicle.
  • She's doing a thorough Lab report.
  • Our dog's favorite movie is Jurassic Bark.
  • We live with two 'colliefornia' pups that love the sun.
  • Our hounds know that anything is paw-sible if they use their noses.
  • We love to watch our dogs do the doggie paddle when they swim.
  • What's your dog's favorite Pink Floyd album? The 'Bark Side of the Moon'.
  • Our small Doxie's bark sounds fur-ocious.
  • When she lost her bone, the retriever was barking mad!
  • What's the best dog to take on a submarine? A subwoofer.
  • They hounded me for days before I finally gave in.
  • Who's your dog's favorite band? Mine like The Beagles.
  • I spend all of my free time Labradoodling.
  • I like big mutts and I cannot lie.
  • Where do dogs go after their tails fall off? The re-tail store.
  • Luke, I am your paw-ther!
  • Help! We need a pug-boat to tow us to shore!
  • When my dog needs a pick-me-up, we stop for a puppuccino.

Staff Dog Pun Picks

German shepherd

  • Who's your dog's favorite actress? Sarah Jessica Barker.
  • I'll collie you later!
  • What kind of construction are dogs best at? Roofing.
  • Great Dane lovers are sure obsessed with tall tails.
  • We just got pawsession of a new dog.
  •  You have to be careful after it rains cats and dogs and make sure you don't step in a Poodle.
  • My dog isn't fat. She's just a little husky!
  • The dog was so smart it majored in bark-eology.
  • The dog couldn't find his car in the barking lot.
  • He loved dogs so much he had a Rover-dose.
  • When my dog starts itching, it really ticks me off.
  • The coach wants to put my dog in the baseball game because he always gets walked.
  • The dog barked all night without any paws.
  • My dog wants to be the branch manager.
  • The picnic quickly turned into a Bark-B-Q.
  • Make sure you use Collie flour when baking for your dog.
  • There mutt be a chance my dog isn't a purebred.
  • What dog does Dracula own? A blood-hound.
  • I'm all about the pug life.

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