Briana Schaefer, including her beloved dog Norah in her wedding bridal party.
"Norah is just part of the family. A lot of people include their kids or their relatives and, to me, it’s the same thing," Schaefer, 30, told PEOPLE.
The adorable pup wore a necklace of flowers and even walked (or was walked) down the isle.
Check out the sweet photos below!
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