Man's best friend is best man.
Irish wolfhound Irish wolfhound, breed of very large hound whose origins may be traced back many centuries in Ireland. The tallest of dogs, it stands about 34 in. (86.4 cm) high at the shoulder and weighs about 140 lb (63.5 kg). Its rough, wiry coat is usually gray in color. Jack as his best man.
And not to be outdone out·do
tr.v. out·did , out·done , out·do·ing, out·does
To do more or better than in performance or action. See Synonyms at excel. , bride Fran had another of the dogs, Niamh, as bridesmaid.
The ushers were their other seven Irish wolfhounds.
Fran, who wed Bill in their back garden in Limerigg, Stirlingshire, said: "Our dogs are our family, so it was important they play a big part in our wedding."
The dogs, which have their own single beds, sat down to eat with the 50 guests and mingled during the reception.