Through our partnership with Barkbox, we compiled 10 times when a dog mess is not just a dog mess. Sometimes they’re trying to tell you something. We’ve got some advice on how you can interpret and respond to these messes so you and your pet can be healthier and happier.

Rug Doctor cleaning products make it easy to forgive your dog’s messes. The Rug Doctor Portable Spot Cleaner machine is perfect for cleaning up accidental puppy paw messes and stains. It’s ideal for cleaning dog beds, puppy pillows, sofas, chairs, car seats, and more! When combined with our Platinum Urine Eliminator SprayRug Doctor’s cleaning system delivers a one-two punch! 

Puppies are the absolute CUTEST creatures on the planet. Occasionally they can be quite artistic but all of us humans just can’t see their genius. Here are a few of our favorite MESSterpieces by adorable little puppers with the explanations behind them.

1. “This is a radical reimagining of Van Gogh’s Starry Night that I like to call, Torn Up Couch.” Unknown 5 - 10 Artistic Dog Masterpieces Misinterpreted by Humans as DisasterSource: @jamboreeo / Instagram

2. “I Georgia O’Keefed the plant!” Unknown 6 - 10 Artistic Dog Masterpieces Misinterpreted by Humans as DisasterSource: @whats_the_big_deal_big_mac / Instagram

3. “Hey look! I’m in a Maxfield Parrish!” Unknown 7 - 10 Artistic Dog Masterpieces Misinterpreted by Humans as DisasterSource: @misterj_dog / Instagram

4. “Behold, maman, my homage to Degas’ nudes: Woman Bathing in a Shallow Tub. Treat s’il vous plaît?” Unknown 9 - 10 Artistic Dog Masterpieces Misinterpreted by Humans as DisasterSource: @janecanephotography / Instagram

5. “We PopArted the trash can.” Unknown 10 - 10 Artistic Dog Masterpieces Misinterpreted by Humans as DisasterSource: @winstonandwolfie / Instagram

6. “My palette is Rembrandt, my medium is couch.” Unknown 11 - 10 Artistic Dog Masterpieces Misinterpreted by Humans as DisasterSource: Catie Lelia via Facebook

7. “I’m a nude descending the staircase and I can’t get enough of Marcel Duchamp. Check out this pencil I just re-appropriated.” Unknown 12 - 10 Artistic Dog Masterpieces Misinterpreted by Humans as DisasterSource: @jtouney / Instagram

8. “I was going for a Seurat but I ran out of stuffing.”  Unknown 13 - 10 Artistic Dog Masterpieces Misinterpreted by Humans as DisasterSource: @calvingram / Instagram

9. “I’m inspired by the savagery of Willem De Kooning.” Unknown 14 - 10 Artistic Dog Masterpieces Misinterpreted by Humans as DisasterSource: @lchervinsky / Instagram

10. “Jackson Pollock is our hero.” Unknown 15 - 10 Artistic Dog Masterpieces Misinterpreted by Humans as DisasterSource: @snoozinglikeaboss / Instagram

Got Dog Mess That Is Actually a Masterpiece? Share It With Us

If you have a photo of a dog mess that is actually a masterpiece by your pet, share it with Rug Doctor. Post it to our Facebook Page and let’s see if it qualifies as one of the best dog masterpieces of all time.