How to Make Funny Animal Photos

Last Updated on November 15, 2021 by Peter Wood

Today, more and more people have pets. According to a recent survey, more than six out of ten Americans have at least one pet at home. And these pets are not only animals but family members. So, it makes sense that funny animal photos have become a hot topic on social media. When you access Facebook, there are many feeds about funny animal photos posted by your friends. If you have a dog or a cat, you may want to share your pet picture with friends too. Therefore, this tutorial will show you how to make funny animal photos in details.

How to Make Funny Animal Photos

Part 1. Funny Animal Photos Idea

Before learning how to make funny animal photos, you should understand what a funny animal photo is. There are many methods to make animal pictures humorous, and personification is the easiest way. We can understand their thought through the expression in their eyes and their behaviors even they cannot talk. And you will discover that it is interesting to add some words to the animal pictures simply.

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Part 2: The Easiest Way to Make Funny Animal Photos

If you share funny animal photos on social media, you need a professional tool to add captions and convert images. WidsMob ImageConvert could meet such demands.

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How to make a funny animal photo with photo converter

Step 1: Load an animal photo

Download and install WidsMob Photo Converter to your computer and launch it. Drag and drop your pet picture into the photo editor.

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Step 2: Convert the pet photo to JPEG

When the pop-up dialog pops up, click JPEG from the Format drop-down list and adjust the Quality as you wish. Press the Open button to confirm the settings and continue.

Tip: All social networks support JPEG images.

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Step 3: Write a caption on the animal photo

Go to the Watermark tab on the home interface. Select Text from the list and drop the sentences in the Text field. Other parameters, such as Font, Style, Size, and so on, are available to make the caption unique.

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Step 4: Export the funny animal photo

Finally, click on the Export button and then hit the Share button to post it to Facebook. Or you can Save it to a hard disk.

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Part 3. How to Create Funny Animal Photos on Mac

Preview is a pre-installed utility for Mac computers. And it could help you to add text to photos. The advantage of Preview is easy to use, although it does not offer extensive custom options.

Step 1: Open the animal photo with the Preview app.

Step 2: Click on the toolbox icon on the top ribbon and press the Text tool on the toolbar. Then you can use the text tool to add a caption on the right position of the pet picture.

Step 3: You can adjust the color, style, and other parameters to change the caption. Preview also offers bubble tools to decorate the caption.

Step 4: Finally, go to the Export menu and save the funny animal photo to the local hard drive for sharing online in the future.


Part 4: How to Make Funny Animal Photos on Windows PCs

For Windows users, MS Paint is a simple photo editor; however, its text tool is powerful enough to help you make a funny animal photo. On the other hand, you do not need to install any third-party tool.

Step 1: Locate to the folder contains the pet picture you want to use. And right-click on the photo to open it with MS Paint.

Step 2: Choose the Text tool from the top ribbon and click on the right place to evoke the text edit border. Here you can input some humorous sentences.

Tip: Once you write on the picture, the position of the text is not changeable.

Step 3: The text toolbar will appear on top of the window. You can change Font, Size, Background, Color, and more parameters.

Tip: Colour 1 is the value of the text. And Colour 2 is for the background.

Step 4: In the end, unfold the File menu and choose Save As to export the funny animal photo in JPEG or PNG.


Part 5: How to Design a Funny Animal Photo Online for Free

Many online photo editors can add text to photos; however, only a few are free of charge without a watermark, like Pixlr, Photoshop Express Editor,, and more. The operations of making funny animal photos with these online photo editors are similar. And we use as an example to show you how to design a funny animal photo online for free.

Step 1: Visit in any browser and click on Get started button to open the photo-editing page.

Step 2: You can upload a pet picture from computer or from Facebook account. It may take a while to load the pet picture based on your internet connection.

Step 3: Click the Text tool from the left toolbar to activate the text-editing border. Input what you want to say into the text editor border and move it to the correct position. offers several preset text styles. Or you can design the text with Text settings.

Step 4: Finally, press the Save and share button to download the result to your computer or share it to social networks.


In this tutorial, we have summarized how to make funny animal photos on Windows, Mac, or online. First of all, you should understand what a funny animal photo is. It is humorous to let your pets speak like a man. And this is the easiest way to create funny pictures. Though Preview and MS Paint can help you decorate animal photos easily, they are too simple to meet someone’s requirements. So, we shared the best way to make funny animal photos, WidsMob ImageConvert. It is a professional photo editor to convert various photo formats to social media-supported ones. The text feature is easy to use too.

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