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Newsday readers share photos of their insanely cute pets. (Captions are submitted by readers who share their photos.)

Mickey, a 4 month old Bichon, learning to
Credit: Karyn Dornfield. Long Beach

Mickey, a 4 month old Bichon, learning to climb the stairs with his favorite toy, Lambchop.

Maggie seeing if the shoe fits
Credit: John Odenthal

Maggie seeing if the shoe fits

Earle bird special
Credit: Maria Calabro

Earle bird special

Gracie, Lets Go Islanders!
Credit: Alexandra Taliana

Gracie, Lets Go Islanders!

Duke is ready for the 4th of July!
Credit: Samantha Woods, Centereach

Duke is ready for the 4th of July!

Loosey playin Peek -A-Boo
Credit: Ralph Intindoli

Loosey playin Peek -A-Boo

Babysitting by the pool
Credit: Matt Talis Oceanside New York

Babysitting by the pool

Munchkin, a 1 year old Mini Goldendoodle, enjoying
Credit: Carol Keating - Bellerose

Munchkin, a 1 year old Mini Goldendoodle, enjoying a ride in the sunshine!

Chewy watching Bunker.
Credit: Craig Bruno. Islip

Chewy watching Bunker.

Mooch in the morning, every morning.
Credit: Randee Gerry (his Mom)

Mooch in the morning, every morning.

Bella, a 5 year old Maltese, is enjoying
Credit: Curt Gossett

Bella, a 5 year old Maltese, is enjoying the outdoors in Bellmore.

Feed Me!!
Credit: Dawn Chiuchiolo

Feed Me!!

Littermates Furever Friends
Credit: Larry - Valley Stream

Littermates Furever Friends

Happy 1st birthday Duke!!
Credit: Rob Ryan long beach

Happy 1st birthday Duke!!

Pepper is enjoying the jewels.
Credit: Dawn Martin. Copiague. NU

Pepper is enjoying the jewels.

Lean on me........Tara leans on her bestie Miah
Credit: Lori Thompson

Lean on me........Tara leans on her bestie Miah during a thunderstorm Friday night.

If we work together we can escape.
Credit: Karen Silbowitz

If we work together we can escape.

Driving with my co-pilot Harley!! He's a Shihpoo
Credit: Helene in Deer Park

Driving with my co-pilot Harley!! He's a Shihpoo six months old!!

Happy Memorial Day from Ripley Mae!
Credit: Theresa from Ronkonkoma

Happy Memorial Day from Ripley Mae!

Happy July 4th from Lexi, 4 year old
Credit: Ralph LaNoce, Lindenhurst

Happy July 4th from Lexi, 4 year old Chesapeake Bay Retriever. American born & bred

Shadow reclining in a garden boot
Credit: Mark Brady

Shadow reclining in a garden boot

Always ready for our next adventure!
Credit: Deanna west Babylon

Always ready for our next adventure!

Mr. Blue from Emma's Way English Cream Golden
Credit: Terry Mascitti

Mr. Blue from Emma's Way English Cream Golden Retriever and All Dog Lovers

Jimmy respecting our military who paid the ultimate
Credit: Joan took this photo from Smitht

Jimmy respecting our military who paid the ultimate price this Memorial Day.

Olivia DeRosa is ready for Memorial Day!
Credit: Helen Derosa

Olivia DeRosa is ready for Memorial Day!

Penny is all ready for a day on
Credit: Sandy Elsasser Bellmore

Penny is all ready for a day on the water!

Our rescue kittens, Eddie and Luna (Yin and
Credit: Mary

Our rescue kittens, Eddie and Luna (Yin and Yang)!

Bella, a 4 year old Maltese, is enjoying
Credit: Curt gossett from Bellmore

Bella, a 4 year old Maltese, is enjoying her Saturday afternoon in her backyard with family.

Jack Russell Rocco is Always Curious and Looking
Credit: Michael Russo Shirley

Jack Russell Rocco is Always Curious and Looking For Adventure

Stella, a 1-year-old domestic short hair, soaks up
Credit: Anne Picone of East Meadow

Stella, a 1-year-old domestic short hair, soaks up the afternoon sun by her favorite plants.

Puppy duke passed out
Credit: Matthew talis Oceanside

Puppy duke passed out

Nash is celebrating his first birthday!
Credit: Carly Wickers, Bohemia

Nash is celebrating his first birthday!

Amber (a Pomapoo) celebrates Gotch Day in her
Credit: Linda Azmon of Merrick

Amber (a Pomapoo) celebrates Gotch Day in her finest party dress. Her family is so grateful they got her!

Beau's first boat ride.
Credit: Andrea Fahy

Beau's first boat ride.

Oreo loves his new toy so much, he
Credit: Fran Watins Commack

Oreo loves his new toy so much, he decided to wear it.

Bubbles is my beautiful baby boy at a
Credit: Doreen DeLuca

Bubbles is my beautiful baby boy at a stately 6 years old. He loves going outside and letting the wind blow his gorgeous long hair.

Lila Bell is soaking up the sun and
Credit: Stacey Udell

Lila Bell is soaking up the sun and doing what she does best - "chillaxing" on a warm spring day in Melville. Life is good.

Our Siamese twins, Brutus and Titus
Credit: Risa Wolter , North Bellmore

Our Siamese twins, Brutus and Titus

Waiting for dinner.
Credit: Harry Vanleuvan

Waiting for dinner.

Eli is warm and cozy in his sweater.
Credit: Kathleen Birkenhead, Kings Park

Eli is warm and cozy in his sweater.

Ready for some doggy birthday cake after playing
Credit: Kelly Golding

Ready for some doggy birthday cake after playing for hours at Sonny's first birthday party with his dog friends Blue and Red. Sonny and Blue are Boston Terriers and Red is a Puggle.

Moe and Morgan hanging together on the stoop.
Credit: Kathleen Birkenhead, Kings Park

Moe and Morgan hanging together on the stoop.

Mabel watching over the neighborhood making sure all
Credit: Lisa Pellegrino of Manorville

Mabel watching over the neighborhood making sure all is well.

Spencer and Emma relaxing getting in some rays
Credit: Phil Varisco

Spencer and Emma relaxing getting in some rays

Cooper believes that you're never too old to
Credit: Meghan Fawcett, West Sayville

Cooper believes that you're never too old to stop and smell the flowers

16 month old Toy Shitzu, Luna, noses up
Credit: Jim Hardy

16 month old Toy Shitzu, Luna, noses up to her neighbor crush, Gambino, a mixed Australian Shepherd Lab.

They talk constantly, I bet something about me,
Credit: Donna Amityville NY

They talk constantly, I bet something about me, maybe?

Ellie enjoying spring in the City! @ellie_thebmd
Credit: Claire Herendeen, Manhattan, NY

Ellie enjoying spring in the City! @ellie_thebmd

Ollie is ready to go for a bike
Credit: Louise Cusack

Ollie is ready to go for a bike ride.

What's a better decoration in a Christmas wreath
Credit: Anthony DeLuca

What's a better decoration in a Christmas wreath than our Conky? Nothing.

Noodles has a hair cut!
Credit: Ivy Greenberg, Melville

Noodles has a hair cut!

Happy Gotcha Day Lady Girl!
Credit: Ashley Boyle

Happy Gotcha Day Lady Girl!

My 16 week Maltipoo Cosmo, after his first
Credit: Marilyn Wade

My 16 week Maltipoo Cosmo, after his first grooming is ready for Spring!

Harley, a 6 month old Golden doodle is
Credit: Aunt Dina Northport

Harley, a 6 month old Golden doodle is ready to go for a ride!

Ollie bird watching on the deck.
Credit: Gero Gonzales

Ollie bird watching on the deck.

Lilah and Bon Bon enjoying a spring day!
Credit: Leigh from Sound Beach

Lilah and Bon Bon enjoying a spring day!

Ruger on his 4th birthday (april 2021)
Credit: Brittany Jenkins, Sayville

Ruger on his 4th birthday (april 2021)

My little boy Chase looking very regal.
Credit: Susan Nadler, Oceanside, New Yor

My little boy Chase looking very regal.

Alfie, terrier mix, enjoying a hike at Bailey
Credit: Raina Harris, Hicksville

Alfie, terrier mix, enjoying a hike at Bailey Arboretum!

Juneau, our Samoyed loves car rides, long walks
Credit: Alisa Kremer-Parrott

Juneau, our Samoyed loves car rides, long walks and greeting people

Ali, an 11-yr-old Lhasapoo, happily plays with her
Credit: Kathy Quinn, Plainview

Ali, an 11-yr-old Lhasapoo, happily plays with her "dog"

Kodak is getting a birds eye viewing for
Credit: Heather Roeder of Rockville Cent

Kodak is getting a birds eye viewing for bird watching

Stormi checking out her new tunnel!
Credit: Paula Kerick

Stormi checking out her new tunnel!

Rugged my rescue dog, relaxing and feeling very
Credit: Jeanine Fereance

Rugged my rescue dog, relaxing and feeling very patriotic in his backyard in New Hyde Park

Luna the Bulldog says "When Life throws you
Credit: Josephine Ciuzio, Plainview, NY

Luna the Bulldog says "When Life throws you a Rainy Day, grab your Umbrella and Play!"

Gizmo waiting for his treats.
Credit: Maryann Aglietti

Gizmo waiting for his treats.

Bella 3 year old Maltese rescue dog. All
Credit: Curt Gossett

Bella 3 year old Maltese rescue dog. All dressed up and ready for a party.

Luna and Beau trying to sit in the
Credit: Anita Boyd

Luna and Beau trying to sit in the same chair!

Mootzie doesn't like to be disturbed when watching
Credit: Maria Zovich, Merrick

Mootzie doesn't like to be disturbed when watching tv.

Bruno Pontarin standing guard in Babylon Village.
Credit: Davide Pontarin

Bruno Pontarin standing guard in Babylon Village.

This was taken first days of winter. Levon
Credit: Ellen Bolin

This was taken first days of winter. Levon wearing his new sweater!

Tiger Rock - Chilling after playtime in Farmingdale.
Credit: Joann Saul, Farmingdale

Tiger Rock - Chilling after playtime in Farmingdale.

Bosley, a blonde cocker spaniel, is portrait posing
Credit: Michael Lesman

Bosley, a blonde cocker spaniel, is portrait posing on his 5th birthday.

First bday!
Credit: Alexa Zuppa & Anthony Saggio

First bday!

Waiting for the big game!

Waiting for the big game!

Daisy May is taking a quick break during
Credit: The Riehl's, Huntington NY

Daisy May is taking a quick break during an exciting game of frisbee in the backyard!

More Bear Hugs!!
Credit: Edda Ramsdell

More Bear Hugs!!

Piper relaxing on the weekend.
Credit: Lindsay Y- Bohemia

Piper relaxing on the weekend.

Koko loves her toy basket!
Credit: Diane Webster, Lynbrook

Koko loves her toy basket!

Find your Happy Place just like Minnie the
Credit: Josephine Ciuzio, Plainview, NY

Find your Happy Place just like Minnie the Bulldog

Westin, a 3-year-old beagle Can I help finish
Credit: Rosemary Meehan

Westin, a 3-year-old beagle Can I help finish those Easter lamb chops?

Pinky is a tripawd who has a wagon
Credit: Kathy Burrous, Floral Park

Pinky is a tripawd who has a wagon for the times she gets tired to walk. She was watching a squirrel in a tree & loving that the wagon gave her a closer viewpoint of the squirrel. This picture was taken in Floral Park on 7/13/2019. Pinky will be 3 years old on 4/23.

13 year old Sam taking in the spring
Credit: Shari Rosenblatt

13 year old Sam taking in the spring sunshine!

Spring is here ! Alaska, our white shepherd
Credit: Lucille Gibson

Spring is here ! Alaska, our white shepherd is ready to play some serious ball.

Nothing better than Dogs and a cup of
Credit: Josephine Ciuzio, Plainview, NY

Nothing better than Dogs and a cup of Joe! Barney the Frenchie outdoor dining at Hamptons Coffee

Sibbie enjoying the Flower Show at Hicks.
Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove

Sibbie enjoying the Flower Show at Hicks.

Pollyanna the mini golden doodle enjoying her first
Credit: Kerri Grimes, Massapequa

Pollyanna the mini golden doodle enjoying her first Easter with family. 4/4/2021

The upside bulldog!
Credit: Anthony marchese

The upside bulldog!

Some Bunny loves carrots!
Credit: Meghan Harvey

Some Bunny loves carrots!

Happy Easter!!
Credit: Helen Derosa

Happy Easter!!

Oreo (14 years old) preparing for Easter!
Credit: Jenine Elkins Huntington NY

Oreo (14 years old) preparing for Easter!

Bulldog in the sun
Credit: Anthony marchese

Bulldog in the sun

Saying hello
Credit: Mark Wilson

Saying hello

Cooper celebrating his 5th Birthday with a big
Credit: Brian Schneider

Cooper celebrating his 5th Birthday with a big treat!

Bailey- checking out her new home
Credit: Vera Campbell

Bailey- checking out her new home

Barney the Frenchie exploring the Montauk Lighthouse
Credit: Josephine Ciuzio, Plainview, NY

Barney the Frenchie exploring the Montauk Lighthouse

Louie smiles all the time.
Credit: Shari Wallwork

Louie smiles all the time.

Lola celebrating her 2nd Birthday with style!
Credit: Erin Bertuccio

Lola celebrating her 2nd Birthday with style!

Kitty Kat Girl, Happy Easter!
Credit: Jean Taliana

Kitty Kat Girl, Happy Easter!

Scout Man
Credit: Christine

Scout Man

Her name is Pantera. She's going to grandmas
Credit: Mommy took my picture her name i

Her name is Pantera. She's going to grandmas house in mommy's truck. In the afternoon time,she loves her selfies!

Our Best Friends at the beach!

Our Best Friends at the beach!

"What? What did I do?" Bella, a 4
Credit: Karen Musumeci, Levittown

"What? What did I do?" Bella, a 4 month-old Yorkipoo, sits proudly beside her handiwork!

Even the turtles are enjoying the spring weather!
Credit: Susan Castros. East Meadow

Even the turtles are enjoying the spring weather!

Gable letting me know how he feels about
Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove

Gable letting me know how he feels about getting his picture taken with Cooper.

Alfie, terrier mix enjoying the beautiful weather at
Credit: Raina Harris, Hicksville

Alfie, terrier mix enjoying the beautiful weather at Sagamore Hill!

Brody enjoying the Easter egg hunt!
Credit: Sal Montiglio Dix hills

Brody enjoying the Easter egg hunt!

My 12 week old Maltipoo, Cosmo, running in
Credit: Marilyn Wade

My 12 week old Maltipoo, Cosmo, running in his backyard!

Artimus is freshly Groomed for St. Patrick's Day
Credit: Jodi Thomson

Artimus is freshly Groomed for St. Patrick's Day festivities.

Sawyer, 6 year old lab, enjoying the sun.
Credit: Amy Wadding

Sawyer, 6 year old lab, enjoying the sun.

Cooper, almost 5 year old Golden Doodle- "I
Credit: Roxanne Neems

Cooper, almost 5 year old Golden Doodle- "I didn't do it!"

Clyde, a 1 1/2 year old Bernese Mountain
Credit: ToniAnn Bligh

Clyde, a 1 1/2 year old Bernese Mountain dog celebrates St. Patrick Day in Northport. Owners ToniAnn & Matt have had Clyde since he was a puppy.

Let's go Dad. Bella wants to go out
Credit: Curt Gossett

Let's go Dad. Bella wants to go out for a walk.

Bailey and BamBam
Credit: Vera Campbell

Bailey and BamBam

Peanut on the beach in Santa Barbara!
Credit: Meredith Sonson, Santa Monica, California

Peanut on the beach in Santa Barbara!

Cookie is hugging Peanut
Credit: Barbara Bacarella Ridge NY

Cookie is hugging Peanut

This is Ginger celebrating St. Patrick's Day!!
Credit: Lorelei Stephens

This is Ginger celebrating St. Patrick's Day!!

Bruno and Dakota ready to celebrate St Paddy's
Credit: Cherie Christenson

Bruno and Dakota ready to celebrate St Paddy's Day!

Buddy is a 9 year old Golden Retriever.
Credit: Susan McCormick

Buddy is a 9 year old Golden Retriever. He is ready to celebrate St Patrick's Day!

Getting ready to party
Credit: Kathy Peranzo. East Meadow

Getting ready to party

Celebrating St .Patrick's Day in our home in
Credit: Barbara Ann Navetta

Celebrating St .Patrick's Day in our home in East Setauket NY

Duke the Papillon ready for corned beef and
Credit: Samantha, Centereach

Duke the Papillon ready for corned beef and cabbage!

Charlie getting ready for St. Patrick's Day!
Credit: Therese Churchill Wantagh

Charlie getting ready for St. Patrick's Day!

Erin Go Braugh! Misty is all ready for
Credit: Laura Diver, Kings Park

Erin Go Braugh! Misty is all ready for St. Patrick's Day!!

This is our pup Guinness celebrating his namesake
Credit: Lorelei Stephens

This is our pup Guinness celebrating his namesake on St. Patrick's Day!!

Nizmo and Duke ready for St. Pattys Day!
Credit: Samantha, Centereach

Nizmo and Duke ready for St. Pattys Day!

Buddy and Mooshu enjoying Irish heritage
Credit: James Feeney Hewlett

Buddy and Mooshu enjoying Irish heritage

Totski, wearing his green!
Credit: June Tyrrell

Totski, wearing his green!

Ginger enjoying Irish heritage
Credit: James Feeney Hewlett

Ginger enjoying Irish heritage

But I don't want to come in!
Credit: Donna Filomena, Franklin Square

But I don't want to come in!

I'm home! Let me in!
Credit: Donna Filomena, Franklin Square

I'm home! Let me in!

Tyke, any place for a nap is fine
Credit: Julius keller

Tyke, any place for a nap is fine with him.

Earl looking handsome!
Credit: Jane Bittner

Earl looking handsome!

Sparkie, rescue from Posh Pets.
Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Sparkie, rescue from Posh Pets.

Wilson in his racing outfit sitting on his
Credit: Catrina Casella, Rockville Centre

Wilson in his racing outfit sitting on his Challenger.

Siamese Twins!
Credit: Risa Wolter N. Bellmore

Siamese Twins!

Bentley & Bella waiting for the movie to
Credit: Gina Annecchiarico

Bentley & Bella waiting for the movie to start!

Happy St Patrick's Day from Moe
Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Happy St Patrick's Day from Moe

Junior & Friend.
Credit: Michael Scaringi

Junior & Friend.

Big brother Dunkin looking over his little brother
Credit: Sharon Arem, plainview

Big brother Dunkin looking over his little brother Aiden Arem.

We're having so much fun in the snow
Credit: Gary O'Rourke

We're having so much fun in the snow today. Do you want to come out and play? Lucy is a 4 month old Labradoodle.

Snow fun!
Credit: Norman Weiss

Snow fun!

Dallas, a rescue kitty, just hanging in the
Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Dallas, a rescue kitty, just hanging in the counter she is not allowed on!

Sully is ready to join the NY Rangers
Credit: Denise Mikelis Brooklyn

Sully is ready to join the NY Rangers in the ice!

I'm Bella 5 years old Maltese I am
Credit: Curt Gossett

I'm Bella 5 years old Maltese I am rescue dog. I love to dance and give kisses to everyone. I live in Bellmore

Our little rescue Juno heading home!
Credit: BOB PRISCO

Our little rescue Juno heading home!

Lucy and the easter bunny waiting for a
Credit: Joe Libardi

Lucy and the easter bunny waiting for a cookie

Bronx,a 2 year old black lab adopted from
Credit: Dayna Westbury

Bronx,a 2 year old black lab adopted from the guide dog foundation, is ready to take a walk on a rainy day! Modeling his new raincoat.

Bruno swears to tell the whole truth and
Credit: Cherie Christenson

Bruno swears to tell the whole truth and nothing but ...

Grandma is reading to grandpup Asoka.
Credit: Heather Bretscher

Grandma is reading to grandpup Asoka.

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