Despite what the name “catwalk” implies, dogs are more than welcome there.
The Miss São Mateus do Sul competition in Brazil was going perfectly — locals were giving their runway best as they sought after first place. Then, unexpectedly, a four-legged beauty decided to enter. You guessed it: a dog!
The audience and contestants alike cheered on this very good boy as he made his way across the catwalk, seemingly trained for this very moment. He didn’t linger for long, but his brief appearance certainly had a lasting impact.
“I loved how everyone reacted to him,” Jennifer Jaworski, the competition’s winner later told The Dodo. “I definitely applauded even more. I love animals.”
This elegant pup may have not placed, but he’s a winner in our hearts!
Watch this unexpected contestant strut his stuff below, and don’t forget to share.
@danieli.weber E esse doguinho que invadiu a passarela na hora do desfile das candidatasse Miss ! Hahaha que nota vocês dariam ? Eu dou nota 1000 🥰#fy #fyp #viral #dogsoftiktok #passareladossonhos #miss ♬ som original – Danieli
Want more animal stories?
Sign up for Stay Pawsitive, our free newsletter filled with all the cutest animal stories sent to you 2x per week!
Want to be happier in just 5 minutes a day? Sign up for Morning Smile and join over 455,000+ people who start each day with good news.