Last August, a family of Minnesota Wild fans had their dog anthropomorphized into a player on the team, and the portrait was regal and adorable. A few more people asked Splendid Beast to paint their pets as hockey players, and the results are fantastic.

Here's Paws Stastny (yes, that's Barret Jackman's number, but shut up):

Johnny Grrr-dreau:


Jakub Purracek:

And, of course, Patrice Barkgeron:


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