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

Holly & Amos posing with their Christmas tree.
Reader Photo Credit: Tara Maguire

Holly & Amos posing with their Christmas tree.

Mabel and Murray patiently await for treats from
Reader Photo Credit: Jennifer Trettner

Mabel and Murray patiently await for treats from Santa.

Casey Joins The Party
Reader Photo Credit: Annette Casazza

Casey Joins The Party

Holly & Amos patiently waiting for the first
Reader Photo Credit: Tara Maguire

Holly & Amos patiently waiting for the first snow of the season.

Santa's Little Helper
Reader Photo Credit: Kevin Wohlers - Hicksville

Santa's Little Helper

Puller wearing his Islander scarf during the first
Reader Photo Credit: Laura Helf Peconic

Puller wearing his Islander scarf during the first snow of this winter

Loki is enjoying his new home after being
Reader Photo Credit: Kristin, Oceanside

Loki is enjoying his new home after being rescued! He cannot wait for his first christmas!

OZZY (16 months) and SPENCER (14 months), English
Reader Photo Credit: Laura Zanatta, Lake Grove, NY

OZZY (16 months) and SPENCER (14 months), English Cream Retrievers, are best friends and do everything together.

This is Merlot Gustav cousin
Reader Photo Credit: Grandma

This is Merlot Gustav cousin

Bella?s not in the mood for photo shoot.
Reader Photo Credit: Tess Giustino Ronkonkoma

Bella?s not in the mood for photo shoot.

This is a close-up of our beautiful mixed
Reader Photo Credit: Ireland Pellegrino, Kennesaw

This is a close-up of our beautiful mixed breed named Sully. He loves adventuring outside.

My dog Bocce posing like he is the
Reader Photo Credit: Ireland Pellegrino, Kennesaw

My dog Bocce posing like he is the king of the forest!

Macie is all wrapped up for Christmas!
Reader Photo Credit: Mommy

Macie is all wrapped up for Christmas!

AJ catching snowballs
Reader Photo Credit: Alba

AJ catching snowballs

Bocce, my Newfoundland, is enjoying the Georgia snow.
Reader Photo Credit: Ireland Pellegrino, Kennesaw

Bocce, my Newfoundland, is enjoying the Georgia snow. He can't have any more fun!

The French bull is Gustav Doberman pincher is
Reader Photo Credit: Grandma

The French bull is Gustav Doberman pincher is Merlot Rescue is Red This is Gustav first snow and hi is enjoying it with his cousins Merlot and red

Scout and sookie. Franklin square.

Scout and sookie. Franklin square.

Sully, our mixed breed, loves playing in the
Reader Photo Credit: Ireland Pellegrino, Kennesaw

Sully, our mixed breed, loves playing in the Georgia snow. It was his first time being in snow, and he spent all day prancing around in it.

Buster, a 9 month old English Bulldog is
Reader Photo Credit: Elisa Soucy

Buster, a 9 month old English Bulldog is all ready for Christmas to arrive.

This is Red cousin of gus also
Reader Photo Credit: Grandma

This is Red cousin of gus also

Bocce, our Newfoundland, loved discovering all that snow
Reader Photo Credit: Ireland Pellegrino, Kennesaw

Bocce, our Newfoundland, loved discovering all that snow has to bring. He was extra warm with his red plaid scarf!

Nicky, enjoying the
Reader Photo Credit: Sabine, Lynbrook, ny

Nicky, enjoying the "warmth" of the Christmas holidays.

Sansa the Schnoodle was rescued in Tennessee by
Reader Photo Credit: Meaghan Powers, Suffolk County L

Sansa the Schnoodle was rescued in Tennessee by Circle of Hope K-9 Rescue and found her forever home this past October in Suffolk County Long Island

Dusty and Brownie getting ready for Christmas
Reader Photo Credit: Jennifer Ferrara

Dusty and Brownie getting ready for Christmas

Buster, a 9 month old English Bulldog first
Reader Photo Credit: Elisa Soucy

Buster, a 9 month old English Bulldog first snow day.

My daughter Kennedy with our golden doodle Sam
Reader Photo Credit: Diane Banner

My daughter Kennedy with our golden doodle Sam

Xena?s 1st Christmas Tree!
Reader Photo Credit: Karen marchese

Xena?s 1st Christmas Tree!

Leo walking in a winter wonderland.
Reader Photo Credit: Jennifer, East Islip

Leo walking in a winter wonderland.

Can this elf fit on your shelf?
Reader Photo Credit: Christine Piscitelli

Can this elf fit on your shelf?

Buster, our 9 year old Morkie, looking dapper
Reader Photo Credit: Angela Kanner (his mommy)

Buster, our 9 year old Morkie, looking dapper and patiently waiting for Santa!!

BLISSA basking in the lights
Reader Photo Credit: Ann Abrahamsen , Medford

BLISSA basking in the lights

Puller getting the holiday spirit
Reader Photo Credit: Laura Helf- Peconic

Puller getting the holiday spirit

Jack our 9 year old Shih Tzu is
Reader Photo Credit: Kathy Gualtiere

Jack our 9 year old Shih Tzu is all dressed up for Christmas tree trimming.

RUSTY taking turns with Blissa basking in the
Reader Photo Credit: Ann Abrahamsen, Medford

RUSTY taking turns with Blissa basking in the lights

Seven Pups A Sleeping
Reader Photo Credit: Laura Helf- Peconic

Seven Pups A Sleeping

Our chocolates are ready for Christmas! Prince (10
Reader Photo Credit: Stephanie Gillam - Massapequa

Our chocolates are ready for Christmas! Prince (10 years) and Duke (10 months)

Christmas photo of Louis Gerard sitting by the
Reader Photo Credit: Karen Paralikas. Levittown

Christmas photo of Louis Gerard sitting by the Christmas tree with owls.

Bailey knows he?s the best present
Reader Photo Credit: Patty

Bailey knows he?s the best present

Molly just LOVES Long Island beaches! This is
Reader Photo Credit: Pamela Immendorfer, Smithtown, N

Molly just LOVES Long Island beaches! This is at Callahan's Beach, Smithtown.

Molly is ready for Santa's visit
Reader Photo Credit: Buechner,Penkava

Molly is ready for Santa's visit

HOLLY, posing for Christmas card.
Reader Photo Credit: Christine Miller, commack, ny

HOLLY, posing for Christmas card.

Starla playing in the fall leaves.
Reader Photo Credit: Belle Nash

Starla playing in the fall leaves.

Copper getting festive for the holidays.
Reader Photo Credit: Belle Nash

Copper getting festive for the holidays.

Hmmmm Santa about your cookies
Reader Photo Credit: Heidi frigano lindenhurst

Hmmmm Santa about your cookies

Pepi sporting his Santa suit!
Reader Photo Credit: Charissa Yannicelli

Pepi sporting his Santa suit!

Barkley Weiss enjoys the autumn weather on Sunday,
Reader Photo Credit: Rachel W

Barkley Weiss enjoys the autumn weather on Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017.

We were good all year except for that
Reader Photo Credit: Heidi frigano lindenhurst

We were good all year except for that little accident on the carpet

Charlie...bringing us Christmas joy every day of the
Reader Photo Credit: Stratigos Family, Northport, NY

Charlie...bringing us Christmas joy every day of the year! Dec 2017

The bulldog and Santa Xena's 1st Christmas
Reader Photo Credit: Karen Marchese

The bulldog and Santa Xena's 1st Christmas

My kitten ,Peppers first Christmas tree.
Reader Photo Credit: Maureen Lichioveri , Bayshore

My kitten ,Peppers first Christmas tree.

Merry Christmas from Rosie & Yogi.
Reader Photo Credit: Jose Real

Merry Christmas from Rosie & Yogi.

Squad goals Yogi,Franky, & Rosie
Reader Photo Credit: Jose Real

Squad goals Yogi,Franky, & Rosie

Merry Christmas from Hobbs (Husky/Eskimo) and Maya (Samoyed)
Reader Photo Credit: Fred Sangen

Merry Christmas from Hobbs (Husky/Eskimo) and Maya (Samoyed)

Too much pre-Christmas celebrating! This pooch is pooped!
Reader Photo Credit: Karen marchese

Too much pre-Christmas celebrating! This pooch is pooped!

Chester resting with his favorite toy.
Reader Photo Credit: Jennifer McKenna Port Jefferson

Chester resting with his favorite toy.

Chloe lounging in bed
Reader Photo Credit: Mario of Brentwood

Chloe lounging in bed

Cody waiting for Santa
Reader Photo Credit: Susanna Railey, Oceanside

Cody waiting for Santa

The future queen? Khaleesi asked for the throne
Reader Photo Credit: Photographer at the Smith Haven

The future queen? Khaleesi asked for the throne when she got her Christmas hug from Santa at the Smith Haven Mall.

I wanted to submit a photo for possible

I wanted to submit a photo for possible publishing in the pet section:) The photo is of Francesca and dog, Luigi, getting holiday ready! Thanks for your consideration, Donna Boyle

Picture time at the duck pond.
Reader Photo Credit: Jose Real Medford

Picture time at the duck pond.

Nap time for Franky
Reader Photo Credit: Jose Real Medford

Nap time for Franky

Cheech -on a boat ride enjoying the view
Reader Photo Credit: Lou Iaboni Queens

Cheech -on a boat ride enjoying the view -NYC -summer2017

Love that nose!!!
Reader Photo Credit: Nora Weppler

Love that nose!!!

?Tis The Season! Hope and Presley getting into
Reader Photo Credit: Nick Contess

?Tis The Season! Hope and Presley getting into the holiday spirit.

Nala, Lexi & Juliette just chillin
Reader Photo Credit: Susanna Railey, Oceanside

Nala, Lexi & Juliette just chillin

Please use these not earlier photo! Ruby getting
Reader Photo Credit: ROB

Please use these not earlier photo! Ruby getting in the holiday spirt!

Yogi and Rosie enjoying a day in the
Reader Photo Credit: Jose Real Medford

Yogi and Rosie enjoying a day in the park

Time for the sweatsuit
Reader Photo Credit: Jose Real

Time for the sweatsuit

Sibbie in her Christmas hat and sweater at
Reader Photo Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove, NY

Sibbie in her Christmas hat and sweater at the Glen Cove Tree Lighting, Nov. 25, 2017

Can we please leaf?! Olivia was getting ready
Reader Photo Credit: Olivia Jean

Can we please leaf?! Olivia was getting ready to go for an afternoon walk with Buddy, our 10 year old Golden Retriever. He loves his walks! He sat so patiently waiting. She couldnt resist taking his picture!

Gonzo,9yr old Lab/Weimaraner Soaking up the sun on
Reader Photo Credit: Samantha Anderson of Floral Park

Gonzo,9yr old Lab/Weimaraner Soaking up the sun on the lake

Cooper, a 4-year-old toy Yorkie, all set for
Reader Photo Credit: Jimmy Doherty, Centereach

Cooper, a 4-year-old toy Yorkie, all set for his holiday photo.

Lily, 5 yr old, lab/ terrier has a
Reader Photo Credit: Samantha Anderson of Floral Park

Lily, 5 yr old, lab/ terrier has a hat, waiting for coat, and ready to go out!!

Callie, 8 yr old, abbyssinian cat, grumpy face
Reader Photo Credit: Samantha Anderson of Floral Park

Callie, 8 yr old, abbyssinian cat, grumpy face today

Ruby getting in the holiday spirt in Seaford.
Reader Photo Credit: Rob napolitano

Ruby getting in the holiday spirt in Seaford.

Callie, 8yr old, Abyssinian cat, claiming her spot
Reader Photo Credit: Samantha Anderson of Floral Park

Callie, 8yr old, Abyssinian cat, claiming her spot on the couch

Look it?s a bird .. it?s a plane
Reader Photo Credit: John Madsen , Bayville new york

Look it?s a bird .. it?s a plane .. it?s ? samson the wonder dog !?

Bella & Roxie sitting on Santa?s lap. Ready
Reader Photo Credit: Marie Gabrus

Bella & Roxie sitting on Santa?s lap. Ready to tell Santa what they want for xmas

Stranger Barks. @Longboy_Lincoln
Reader Photo Credit: Katie Renfroe, East Patchogue

Stranger Barks. @Longboy_Lincoln

Waiting for Santa
Reader Photo Credit: Valerie, Shirley, NY

Waiting for Santa

This is Boudicca, a 4 year old, joining
Reader Photo Credit: Amy Bisagni, Patchogue

This is Boudicca, a 4 year old, joining me for breakfast...hoping to get some!

Fall photo shoot
Reader Photo Credit: Rose Rassiga Floral Park

Fall photo shoot

Reader Photo Credit: Photographer from the "Sit

"Look who was a GOOD BOY" Leo 5yr old Therapy Great Dane for the "Sit and Stay" with Santa at the Roosevelt Field Mall, Garden City, NY. November 12, 2017

Maverick 3 month old puppy trying to eat
Reader Photo Credit: Samantha Maio, Patchogue NY

Maverick 3 month old puppy trying to eat snacks on the table at a party, November 19th 2017.

Bailey?s pre-thanksgiving nap
Reader Photo Credit: Antonia LaFemina West Islip

Bailey?s pre-thanksgiving nap

Weenie the Pooh. @Longboy_Lincoln
Reader Photo Credit: Katie Renfroe, East Patchogue

Weenie the Pooh. @Longboy_Lincoln

Watches every game with me!
Reader Photo Credit: Scott Daniels

Watches every game with me!

Millie waiting patiently for a treat!
Reader Photo Credit: Mary Ann Puccio, Garden City, NY

Millie waiting patiently for a treat!

Another sleepy day for Jackson and Rosie
Reader Photo Credit: Shari Wallwork

Another sleepy day for Jackson and Rosie

Giordana La Femina and Bailey, (morkie) are having
Reader Photo Credit: Anthony La Femina

Giordana La Femina and Bailey, (morkie) are having fun with the fall leaves in west islip.

Hamlet, a ten-year-old golden retriever rescue, playing with
Reader Photo Credit: Linda Petro

Hamlet, a ten-year-old golden retriever rescue, playing with his Thanksgiving Dinner.

Jake bringing in a leaf after playing outside
Reader Photo Credit: Me

Jake bringing in a leaf after playing outside

Maggie, 2 year old King Charles. Tribute to
Reader Photo Credit: Alison Mac Millan- New Hyde Park

Maggie, 2 year old King Charles. Tribute to Pancreatic Cancer Month.

Our Eddie rescued 3-1/2 years ago loves playing
Reader Photo Credit: Ilana Konel

Our Eddie rescued 3-1/2 years ago loves playing with and kissing his Wooly ??

Oliver all set for winter in his new
Reader Photo Credit: Denise zimmermann

Oliver all set for winter in his new sweater

What a good looking crew! Ruger, DaisyMae and
Reader Photo Credit: Valerie, Shirley, NY

What a good looking crew! Ruger, DaisyMae and Chester

CLYDE WAITING TO OPEN HIS CHRISTMAS GIFT
Reader Photo Credit: LUCILLE TARASCO

CLYDE WAITING TO OPEN HIS CHRISTMAS GIFT

Brrr, it's cold out! Cocoa is getting ready
Reader Photo Credit: Marisa, Floral Park

Brrr, it's cold out! Cocoa is getting ready for cold weather with his new scarf.

Vada and Bosco love to ride in the
Reader Photo Credit: daughter, Jennifer Grossbach

Vada and Bosco love to ride in the car with granddaugher, Lyla.

Spencer all groomed and ready for his wedding
Reader Photo Credit: Aaron Oceanside

Spencer all groomed and ready for his wedding day

Cody the pup bundled up after the chilly
Reader Photo Credit: ali mehring

Cody the pup bundled up after the chilly weekend on the Island!

Boxer Jameson Marie(right) puts her arm around her
Reader Photo Credit: Michele Lawton Patchogue

Boxer Jameson Marie(right) puts her arm around her bestie Emma Sue (left) as they hang out on a Saturday night.

Jax and Theo enjoying the colors of fall.
Reader Photo Credit: Maddie McKillop, Sayville, NY

Jax and Theo enjoying the colors of fall.

Bailey, a 7 year old Morkie,is getting ready
Reader Photo Credit: Tammy Rosenbaum

Bailey, a 7 year old Morkie,is getting ready for hot diggity dog Halloween

happy Halloween https://www.instagram.com/its_macarella/
Reader Photo Credit: Blerim

happy Halloween https://www.instagram.com/its_macarella/

Ruby the rescue bulldog celebrating Halloween as a
Reader Photo Credit: Shannon DiMartino, West Hempstea

Ruby the rescue bulldog celebrating Halloween as a Pup-kin Spice latte

Lily as the Wienermobile for Halloween
Reader Photo Credit: Diane Biegler, Commack

Lily as the Wienermobile for Halloween

HEIDI LOVES TO WATCH TV SEATING ON THE
Reader Photo Credit: EMILY PROFETA, SHIRLEY NEW YORK

HEIDI LOVES TO WATCH TV SEATING ON THE COUCH.. ALSO LOOKING PRETTY FOR HER TREATERS

Max waiting patiently for more Trick-or-Treaters to come
Reader Photo Credit: Christine Murphy, Holtsville, NY

Max waiting patiently for more Trick-or-Treaters to come knocking

Someone say rain?

Someone say rain?

This is Darcy showing you her beautiful green
Reader Photo Credit: Carol. Plainview

This is Darcy showing you her beautiful green eyes

Cookie loves Fall, it's her birthday season !
Reader Photo Credit: Brittney Nassau

Cookie loves Fall, it's her birthday season !

This is Moe at 6 months. A very
Reader Photo Credit: Tricia Magliulo

This is Moe at 6 months. A very sweet loving cat from day one!

Does this dinosaur costume make me look scary?
Reader Photo Credit: Leigh D'Angelo, Sound Beach

Does this dinosaur costume make me look scary? Bon Bon as a Bonasaures for Halloween.

Ready for trick or treat?
Reader Photo Credit: Jeanne

Ready for trick or treat?

This is Lola 1st halliween.
Reader Photo Credit: Bronx

This is Lola 1st halliween.

2 1/2 year old Conan likes to play
Reader Photo Credit: Kimberly Kennedy

2 1/2 year old Conan likes to play peek a boo when changing the bed sheets

Happy Halloween from Nutmeg

Happy Halloween from Nutmeg

Can we play something for you?
Reader Photo Credit: rose ann weis

Can we play something for you?

Going on a cruise, looking for treasures
Reader Photo Credit: Ann Marie Weis, Lake Grove

Going on a cruise, looking for treasures

Lily will do her tricks for treats.
Reader Photo Credit: Suzanne Surdo, Deer Park

Lily will do her tricks for treats.

Sibbie enjoying Otto the Ghost exhibit at Hicks!
Reader Photo Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove, NY

Sibbie enjoying Otto the Ghost exhibit at Hicks!

Tama's new hairstyle for Halloween! She loves clowning
Reader Photo Credit: Kathy McGivney

Tama's new hairstyle for Halloween! She loves clowning around!

**Plz use this photo as my submission**Jack Ortiz

**Plz use this photo as my submission**Jack Ortiz of Floral Park, 7-year old Chihuahua

Aargh. It's a pirate's life for me.
Reader Photo Credit: Julie Nittoli

Aargh. It's a pirate's life for me.

How long do I have to wear this

How long do I have to wear this costume????

Chloe strutting her stuff
Reader Photo Credit: kae montalvo, copiague, ny

Chloe strutting her stuff

Ahoy Matey. Give me a treat or you'll
Reader Photo Credit: Maddie from Levittown

Ahoy Matey. Give me a treat or you'll walk the plank

Monty, an 11 year old Puggle, and Kenzie,
Reader Photo Credit: Kimberly Bernth Remsenburg

Monty, an 11 year old Puggle, and Kenzie, a 6 year old French Bulldog, waiting for treats

Tired first mate
Reader Photo Credit: Julie Nittoli

Tired first mate

Buster, 3 yr old Pocket Beagle all dressed
Reader Photo Credit: Marie

Buster, 3 yr old Pocket Beagle all dressed for Halloween.

Senor Chico
Reader Photo Credit: J Slice Hauppauge NY

Senor Chico

Brooklyn is anxiously awaiting Halloween ?
Reader Photo Credit: Gina DAgostino from Franklin Squ

Brooklyn is anxiously awaiting Halloween ?

Brooklyn ready for Halloween
Reader Photo Credit: Royce Pagnotta

Brooklyn ready for Halloween

Cody and Kody enjoying the dog days of
Reader Photo Credit: Kara Foldes

Cody and Kody enjoying the dog days of summer at Old Westbury Gardens

Kitty loves her Great Pumpkin!
Reader Photo Credit: Paul Baker

Kitty loves her Great Pumpkin!

Zoe as a belly dancer
Reader Photo Credit: Carol Buccino of bayshore

Zoe as a belly dancer

Kody planning many staycations with his eyes closed
Reader Photo Credit: Kara Foldes, Wantagh NY

Kody planning many staycations with his eyes closed

Beach Bum!
Reader Photo Credit: Robin Laveman, Oyster Bay Cove

Beach Bum!

Lily holding on to Zero, from The Nightmare
Reader Photo Credit: Diane Biegler, Commack

Lily holding on to Zero, from The Nightmare Before Christmas

Alfie the fire man
Reader Photo Credit: Carol Buccino of bayshore

Alfie the fire man

Duke the construction worker
Reader Photo Credit: Carol Buccino from bayshore

Duke the construction worker

Alfie duke and Zoe waiting for trick or
Reader Photo Credit: Carol Buccino from bayshore

Alfie duke and Zoe waiting for trick or treaters in their costumes

Happy Hallo-wiener! Love ~ Simon, Olive, Lucy &
Reader Photo Credit: Scott Boger Southold

Happy Hallo-wiener! Love ~ Simon, Olive, Lucy & Lily

Dakota releasing her inner lion
Reader Photo Credit: Brittany Rosino

Dakota releasing her inner lion

Logan, a Labradoodle, taking a break from his
Reader Photo Credit: Michelle Balogh, Smithtown

Logan, a Labradoodle, taking a break from his walk at Avalon Park, Stony Brook.

Alfie duke and Zoe in stroller
Reader Photo Credit: Carol Buccino of bayshore

Alfie duke and Zoe in stroller

Woof!

Woof!

Leo loved visiting Stakeys Pumpkin Farm in Riverhead!
Reader Photo Credit: Jennifer from East Islip

Leo loved visiting Stakeys Pumpkin Farm in Riverhead!

Blondes have more fun - Jackie Lih, Mallory
Reader Photo Credit: Lee-Ann Lih

Blondes have more fun - Jackie Lih, Mallory Hartmann and Jackson enjoying a Great South Bay boat ride.

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