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Texas student recreates family photos with her Chihuahua — your move, Austin dog people

Look, we know Austin is full of dog lovers. Very serious, somewhat exhausting dog lovers.

This Waxahatchie student might, just might, have all of you beat.

As she told the Houston Chronicle, Marissa Hooper, a 21-year-old Sam Houston State University student, did what one does when it is summer -- she and her sister methodically recreated family photos in her parents home with similar photos of her 7-year-old Chihuahua, Dixie.


Yeah. Remember being young and bored?

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She slowly replaced the photos and it a took a few weeks for her mom to notice. 

Which, if you are a child, may seem nuts but if you are a parent, seems totally understandable.

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Here is Dixie’s new Instagram page.

This brings up a more important point: Austin dog people, it is time to step you photo game up.

Are you using your dogs to recreate, say, family photos? Historic events a la that calendar from “Best in Show?”

Put them in the comments below!

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