Ring bearer owl tries to ditch the wedding, flies into a closed window

Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson may have starred in Wedding Crashers, but they’re not the only guests behaving badly and having a hoot on someone else’s special day.

A bride getting married last September apparently loved owls so much that she hired a trainer to have one of the majestic birds bring the rings in during the ceremony (or maybe she just didn’t trust any of age-appropriate children in the family). But when the owl was released to soar over the venue and up to the wedding party, it decided to go with a flight plan of its own and slammed right into a window. There’s a collective “OOOooh” as the whole room winces in pain.

And for all those concerned, the owl is reportedly fine. We hope the rest of the wedding ceremony was too. 

Gabe Bergado

Gabe Bergado

Gabe Bergado is a Daily Dot alumnus who covered dank memes, teens, and the weirdest corners of the Internet. One time, Ted Cruz supporters turned him into a meme—or at least tried to. In 2017, he started reporting for Teen Vogue's entertainment section.