50 Photos Of Animals That Are Having A Much Worse Day Than You

Having a bad day? Well, you’ll be glad to know that you’re not the only one who are having it rough. The truth is, animals also get in trouble and make mistakes. While it’s extremely common to stumble across people having a bad day, seeing our furry companions having the worst days of their lives is just hilarious as well.

Let’s face it, everyone has their own ups and downs. We all experience good days and bad days and that’s just how life works. Sometimes, we complain about our misfortunes in life. And sometimes, we prefer to keep it to ourselves to save us from humiliation. Nonetheless, we always find ways to get through a bad day and come out the other side. The same is true for animals. When our beloved companions are going through a rough day, they either just whine about it or handle it on their own.


“My Dog Ran Away, After Hours Of Looking I Came Home To This”

animals bad day runaway dog comes home

Like us, animals can also become anxious as a result of a stressful event. Hence, the effects of stress on an animal’s body are stunningly similar to that of humans. Surprisingly, members of the animal kingdom have better coping mechanisms to deal with stress. So, we can learn a thing or two from our furry companions on how to get through a very bad day and win over stress. And when our precious pets are involved, it’s a given that they do everything in a more adorable way. Even when they’re in a pickle, they still manage to look and behave adorably amusing.


“Sarah (Dog) Stole A Bite Of Stella’s Food And Stella Came Running To Me In The Kitchen To Complain About It.”

animals bad day dog steals cat food


“This is Ralph. He heard a firework. Not sure if the world is ending but if it is he wanted to be with you.”

animals bad day dog scared of fireworks


“A Memorial For The Squirrel That Ate Through A Wire That Canceled Classes For Two Days. It Was Paid For By The Undergrad Class.”

sparky the squirrel memorial

Take a look at these funny photos of animals having a very bad day. Knowing that these cute creatures can have a day much worse than us somehow makes us feel good about ourselves. So if you think nothing is going your way, remember that somewhere out there, a dog or a cat is having it harder than you.


“My Pitbull Always Thought He Was The Biggest Dog At The Dog Park.”

animals bad day chased by a bigger dog


“I Had To Cut Down A Tree In My Yard And Now I Feel Bad.”

squirrel home tree cut down


“My Buddy’s Dog Saw A Moose”

dog seeing a moose


“I Think A Squirrel Fell Off My Roof”

animals bad day squirrel fell off the roof


“I Think My Dog Just Died A Little Bit On The Inside When I Didn’t Give Her The Last Bite Of My Burger.”

dog shocking reaction last bite of burger


“So This Happened (Yes, I Rescued It)”

animals bad day duck stuck in the fence


“Do You Think This Is Funny?”

cat licks photo of chicken


“Our Dog Opened The Upstairs Screen Door And Followed Our Cat Onto The Roof. He Required Consoling Before Coming Back Inside.”

dog stuck on the roof


“We Actually Had To Help Him Down. Idiot”

chubby cat stuck between trees


“This Fat Fool Had To Be Rescued By Animal Control.”

animals bad day racoon stuck in a recycle bin


“A Friend Left Her Dog At Home And Came Back To This. Oreo Apparently Found A Bag Of Charcoal And Played With It.”

white puppy played with charcoal


“This Is Why You Shouldn’t Leave Your Kids Alone With The Dog”

animals bad day kids painted the dog


“My Friends’ Cat Got Its Head Stuck In A Vase, Freaked Out, Broke The Vase, And Was Left With This.”

cat head stuck in a vase


“My Dog’s Facial Expressions When I Didn’t Turn Towards The Dog Park”

dog look of disappointment


“I Kicked Over My Cat’s Milk And Had No Replacement. He Sat Opposite Me As I Ate My Dinner Looking At Me Like This.”

cat vengeful face


“Just A Cat Falling Off A Table”

cat falling off a table


“Smile And Wave Boys”

penguins sneaking into sushi restaurant


“Someone called the police on my dog because he ran away and attacked a deer. And i know this is serious. But the sight of him in the cop car i’m alskdjfhsgh”

animals bad day dog arrested


“This Is My Cat After Trying To Run Out The Door – Into A Wall Of Snow”

cat running into a wall of snow


“My Friend’s Cat Had Surgery And Now He Has No Pants.”

cat had surgery no pants


“My Dog Managed To Get Into A Pack Of Frozen Fish Fillets. And He Would’ve Gotten Away With It If He Didn’t Get Stuck And Had To Come To Me For Help.”

dog head stuck in a pack of fish fillet


“Bought A Couch From Craigslist, Heard Noises Coming From It After Bringing It Home. Cut It Open And Found A Cat”

cat hiding inside new couch


“My Friend’s Dog Is Not Happy About Leaving The Dog Park Early”

dog unhappy about leaving the park early


“My Husband And I Can Officially Check ‘Pull A Balloon String Out Of A Cat’s Butthole At 11:30 At Night’ Off Our Bucket List. Finally”

animals bad day balloon string in cat butthole


“My Friend Took Her Cat To Get Fixed And His Face Shows Exactly His Thoughts About It.”

cat got fixed traumatized expression


“Her Bowl Is In The Dishwasher”

dog food bowl in the dishwasher


“When You Love The Smell Of Bacon, But Get A Little Too Close To The Frying Pan On The Stove.”

animals bad day cat fried whiskers


“Dad Took Our Dog Archie For A Walk. When They Got Back Dad Went To Eat Breakfast. He came back outside afterwards to see Archie was ‘stuck’. His back foot was on the lead so it strained when he walked forward. So he was ‘trapped’.”

dog stuck stepping on the leash


“My Cat Got Stuck Between The Glass Door And The Screen Door”

cat stuck between glass door and screen door


“So My Bird Was Stuck In My Bathroom.”

animals bad day bird stuck in bathroom


“I Had To Lock Her In The Dog Crate Because She Was Going To Break Something From Being Over Hyper. I Think She Hit Her Breaking Point.”

cat in a dog crate hanging upside down


“My Dachshund Puppy Got Stuck In The Couch Cushions”

dachshund puppy stuck between couch cushions


“Is This What People Mean When They Say Their Dog Is Broken? Asking For A Friend”

animals bad day dog on top of cabinet


“Our Cat Steals And Hoards Bottle Caps. Found His Stash While Cleaning.”

cat stash exposed reaction


“Just Another Day In Montana. Cat Chasing A Bear Out Of The Backyard”

cat chases a bear


“Just Thought I’d Check In On The Dogs”

animals bad day dog sits on other dog head


“I Came In To Find My Tortoise Like This. Putting the clues together, it seems he pooped, got it stuck on his foot, ran in circles trying to get it off, and flipped over.”

animals bad day tortoise flipped over


“My Goat Broke His Trampoline And He’s Very Upset. Anyone Have A Small One For Cheap?”

animals bad day goat broke his trampoline


“My Boyfriend Doesn’t Believe That His Cat Bullies Mine”

cat bullies another cat


“My Friend’s Dog Ate A Bee”

animals bad day dog ate a bee


“Let My Dog Out Into The Garden, Two Minutes Later I Hear Her Barking And Go Outside To See This.”

animals bad day dog got stuck in a chair


“Mistakes Were Made. The Dog Got Into The Weed Cookies. Money Was Spent. Doggo Is Fine. Owner Feels Dumb.”

dog got into weed cookies


“There Might Have Been Some Miscalculations In My Plan”

animals bad day dog fell into a muddy hole


“Owner Used The Wrong Shampoo (It’s Hair Dye)”

dog owner uses hair dye on pet


“Doggy vs. Dangernoodle”

dog versus danger noodle