Getting a pet is a sure fire way to bring joy to your home.
But whether it be a dog, a cat, a bird of a hamster, the arrival of a cute creature can also bring about untold destruction.
In a hilarious series of photos, pet owners have shared snaps of their very guilty looking companions after they'd been discovered up to no good.
One owner came home to find their new pillows ripped open with the feather contents all over the floor.
Another caught their rabbit red-handed - or should that be pawed? - as it chowed down on the cat's kibble.
Here FEMAIL rounds up some of the funniest photos of mischievous pets causing chaos ...
This article was first published on Daily Mail and is republished here with permission.