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The truth: What your dog really thinks about Christmas

Jillian Denning is a writer, blogger, and teen soap specialist. Her go-to karaoke song is Heartbreaker by Mariah Carey. Follow her on her blog at Jillian Lorraine. and on Twitter @jillianlo.

Christmas trouble

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Presents are out. Christmas trees are up. Hot chocolate is brewing. Everyone feels happy and cozy and safe. Everyone, that is, except your dog. Here are 12 dogs who hear "Christmas" and think, "I hate this," and, "Let me cause trouble."



Christmas trouble

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"I'm not sure how this happened,
and I'm not sure if I'm OK with it."

Christmas trouble

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"I'm sneaking. I'm sneaking. I'm sneaking toward the Christmas tree — ah! You caught me!"

Christmas trouble

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"I like to eat the Christmas tree — so what?"

Christmas trouble

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"I was just… polishing… this ornament."

Christmas trouble

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"I want to eat those gifts, and I want to eat them now."

Christmas trouble

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