awkward family pet photo
You've probably seen Awkward Family Photos, but did you know there's an animal-themed spinoff, Awkward Family Pet Photos? I guess so many people were putting their pets in ridiculous positions that they need a whole other site to contain the awkwardness!

Well, one family's awkwardness is the whole internet's LOL, so we've delved through these pet photos and found the 10 funniest, most cringeworthy entries so far.

By the way, if you want to see the 5 most awkward non-pet family photos, scope out the excellent Urlesque High 5 video from Awkward Family Photos. (Actually, their number one pick is a pet photo, but I don't want to spoil it!)

I don't think these hens will magically turn into handsome princes before you make it to the dance, ladies.

These modest cats decided to keep their fur on for this photoshoot. Their owners, not so much.

This cat is happy to show off its prize-winning human. Want to see him do some tricks?

Actually, we're not related.

He sometimes suspected the baby wasn't his, but he couldn't put his finger on why.

New reality show idea: "Jon and Kate Plus Six (Monkeys)." No? Oh well.

Security Dog has subdued the intruder.

And this is us after Dad perfected his cloning chamber.

What? Didn't you play "gun, gun, kittens" when you were a kid?

A child was born in Bethlehem, and everyone could tell right away that there was something special about him.