What a terribly cute Mardi Gras parade!
New Orleans really does have a parade for everything.
Groups of dogs gathered on Feb. 8 for the 23rd annual Mystic Krewe of Barkus parade, which features dogs and their owners dressed in costume.
The parade features a king and queen canine that ascend through the ranks of dog royalty. All registration fees and proceeds from the parade benefit what its website describes as a “worthy animal welfare group.”
Although there seems to be no defined theme for the parade, Star Wars was clearly a popular trend this year.
Some of my personal favorites: