You're not showing yet, but a chalk outline of you, your pooch, and your bump-to-be will give everyone a glimpse of your future.
Photo: Nikki and Nicholas
If you're expanding your family through adoption, you can still get in on the pet announcement fun. This couple incorporated their dogs' reactions to the news on custom tee-shirts.
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Giddy up! Announce your baby-to-be with a little horsey help, a chalkboard sign, and balloons.
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It won't be long before a new little bundle takes top spot in your heart. Put your dog front and center with a handwritten, heart-shaped pregnancy announcement.
Photo: Michelle Valentine
Make it all about the measurements to see which family and friends can pick up on your hint the fastest. Let them know you're expanding by two feet.
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A new little human is in the making. Let Fido or Fluffy broadcast the big news with a chalk board sign.
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If your pooch is basically your fur baby, they should take their proper birth order. Use chalk numerals to count up to baby.
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Whether you're a child of the 1970s, product of the '80s, or beyond, announce your year along with the dog and baby's in chalk.
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Frame up your ultrasound, while kitty purrs proudly in a new big brother/big sister t-shirt. Let's face it, there's never been a better reason to dress up a cat.
Photo: Jennifer Wolsey
Everyone loves a good pun, right? Get creative to come up with a clever play on words that includes your last name or other personal details.
Chances are, your pet will notice all the changes in your house as you prep for the baby. Put those curious thoughts on display with a clever chalk thought bubble.
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The secret is in the sauce, especially when that sauce is "Prego." Take a few candids of your cat perched next to the sauce, and caption accordingly.