26 Pets Who Are Unsure How They Feel About Santa

Posted by Stacey Venzel
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He sees them when they're sleeping, and they're not too excited about it.

Some festive photographic masterpieces are floating around the Internet. From awkward family Christmas cards to pictures of children terrified to be meeting Santa, the yuletide season certainly brings us onlookers plenty of cheer.

Add in a few puppies, kittens, rabbits, and guinea pigs, and our holiday cheer meter goes through the roof.

Check out this montage of pets who are less than enthused to be sitting on the lap of the jolly man in red.

"When you said we were going for a ride, I did not know this is what you meant."

"This is not the mailman."

"All I want for Christmas is an escape hatch."

#petswithsanta #bostonterrier

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"Why humans, whyyyy?"

It's that time of year again....Merry Christmas! Love from Olive ??

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"Send help."

My freaked out little Molly terrified of Santa! #santa #molly #petswithsanta #shehatedit

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"This is not my dad."

"Dear Santa, I know when you're awake."

"Maybe if we slowly back out of these bandanas and leave them behind..."

"First you put me in a dress, then you put me with this guy?"

"They told me there'd be peanut butter. LIESSSSSS!!!"

"Every damn year."

"Give me all your sweaters, and then we'll talk."

"He hasn't killed me yet."

"You're unsure, I'm unsure. Let's call it even."

Elliott's first picture with Santa! #picturewithsanta

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"I will sit near you, not on you."

"I swear, if I don't get an iFetch for Christmas..."

"No thank you, we're done here."

"What did I say about boundaries?"

"Ho-ho-heck no."

"Get. Me. Out. Of. Here."

Babette meets Santa @sfraw #dogswithsanta #todayatsfraw

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"Ignore the PJs. I have never met this man in my life."

"Psst. I see YOU when you're sleeping."

"No. I will not smile for the camera."

"Ermahgerd, we're doomed."

"I reject the invitation to join your sleigh team."

"It's happening. Again."

Sometimes they love him, sometimes they want out right meow.

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26 Pets Who Are Unsure How They Feel About Santa