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

Pepi on a sled at Indian Island Park
Credit: Paul Yannicelli

Pepi on a sled at Indian Island Park in December.

Freddie was tired from his grooming session.
Credit: Vivian , Selden

Freddie was tired from his grooming session.

Titan and Asher taking a break from getting
Credit: Linda Petro, Oakdale

Titan and Asher taking a break from getting into trouble

Monty on his first ever walk in Astoria
Credit: Victoria P. - Seaford NY

Monty on his first ever walk in Astoria Park - January 2020

I'm ready for Valentine's Day, xoxo Lucy
Credit: Krista, Manorville

I'm ready for Valentine's Day, xoxo Lucy

Ziggy Smalls, a 4 month old Havanese, waking
Credit: Kim Haverbusch

Ziggy Smalls, a 4 month old Havanese, waking up after his first night in a big bed.

T'Challa looking pretty for the new year.
Credit: tiffanie kempf

T'Challa looking pretty for the new year.

Can we play?
Credit: Jennifer Croce of Coram

Can we play?

Botzi (3-month-old male Shihpoo) waiting for Santa in
Credit: Kristina Danka, Merrick, NY

Botzi (3-month-old male Shihpoo) waiting for Santa in style.

Love the snow!
Credit: Mike

Love the snow!

My little girl schnauzer Tami as Santa baby
Credit: Phyllis - West Islip

My little girl schnauzer Tami as Santa baby !!

Kitten Odin enjoying his first New Years day
Credit: Nichollette from Selden

Kitten Odin enjoying his first New Years day cuddling on his favorite blanket.

Snoopy on Christmas morning.
Credit: Jacob Ward

Snoopy on Christmas morning. 

Freddie returning from groomers
Credit: Vivian Lind

Freddie returning from groomers

Pax, a fox red Labrador Retriever from New
Credit: Diane Bentivegna

Pax, a fox red Labrador Retriever from New Hyde Park, wishes all our friends on Long Island a happy holiday season and new year.

Rocco and Snoopy Merry Christmas!!
Credit: Denise Poveromo Copiague

Rocco and Snoopy Merry Christmas!!

Merry Christmas!
Credit: Mike

Merry Christmas!

Brandy little shitzu looking at the beautiful lights
Credit: Jane allegretti

Brandy little shitzu looking at the beautiful lights wondering what Santa will bring. 

Meeting Santa for the first time December 2019
Credit: Jennifer Clark merrick, ny

Meeting Santa for the first time December 2019 at Petsmart in Bellmore. 

Santa's little bulldog helper.
Credit: Anthony marchese

Santa's little bulldog helper. 

Princess Holiday pictures 2019
Credit: Gemma Aguilar- south Setauket

Princess Holiday pictures 2019

Sophie, a rescue from Port Washington, is ready
Credit: robin Hazan

Sophie, a rescue from Port Washington, is ready for the office Christmas party!

Delilah is all ready for Christmas!
Credit: Mary Bartol

Delilah is all ready for Christmas!

Mocha and Buster 2019
Credit: Lily Pfeifer

Mocha and Buster 2019

Define...."Good"....?
Credit: D Cheney

Define...."Good"....?

Truman, a 10-year-old golden retriever, sports his holiday
Credit: Ron, Stony Brook

Truman, a 10-year-old golden retriever, sports his holiday gear in front of the x-mass tree. 

Teddy Bear an 18 week old Australian Labradoodle
Credit: Eileen Ehrlinger Islip Terrance

Teddy Bear an 18 week old Australian Labradoodle is all ready for the holidays.

Luna posing for xmas card!! Happy holidays IG
Credit: Jenny

Luna posing for xmas card!! Happy holidays IG is lunasfrenchies. 

Joey is already for the Christmas party.
Credit: Betsy Scrivner

Joey is already for the Christmas party.

Fed Ex delivery.
Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Fed Ex delivery. 

Baby Olive getting ready to go shopping on
Credit: JoAnn

Baby Olive getting ready to go shopping on a cold Saturday night. 

We wish you a Merry Christmas!
Credit: Terry Gallogly, Smithtown

We wish you a Merry Christmas!

Olive and Vincenza's first Christmas together!
Credit: JoAnn

Olive and Vincenza's first Christmas together!

Orly the foxhound all ready for 8 nights
Credit: Dana

Orly the foxhound all ready for 8 nights of Hanukkah presents.

Biscuit, a 13 year old poodle from Syosset,
Credit: Tracy Monroe, Syosset

Biscuit, a 13 year old poodle from Syosset, is ready for Christmas!

Hamlet, a 12-year-old golden rescued from Long Island
Credit: Linda Petro, Oakdale

Hamlet, a 12-year-old golden rescued from Long Island Golden Retriever Rescue, proves you're never too old to anticipate Santa's arrival!

Hunter Silvestri in the holiday spirit! Watch out
Credit: Justine, Seaford, NY

Hunter Silvestri in the holiday spirit! Watch out Rudolph!!

Skye, my 5 year old female Goldendoodle, reading
Credit: Debra Handler from Mineola

Skye, my 5 year old female Goldendoodle, reading a Christmas story!

Bandit, Bailey and Bogey want to wish all
Credit: Their Mommy in Lindenhurst.

Bandit, Bailey and Bogey want to wish all of their furry friends a Merry Christmas!

Rory the Sheepadoodle showing off the Christmas tree
Credit: Michael Kunz Malverne, NY

Rory the Sheepadoodle showing off the Christmas tree that took the place of her crate.

Have yourself a merry little Christmas.
Credit: Jennifer Reidy

Have yourself a merry little Christmas.

1 year old Potato is the only star
Credit: Potato?s Dad Peter

1 year old Potato is the only star we need on this Christmas tree!

Caesar a 7 year old Yorkiepoo in his
Credit: Chantalle Bartolo

Caesar a 7 year old Yorkiepoo in his new tie for Christmas 2019.

Boomer, a two year old Golden Retriever, is
Credit: Denise Dunn

Boomer, a two year old Golden Retriever, is waiting patiently for his visit from Santa.

Buttons a 6 year old feline is dressed
Credit: Barbara Kitay

Buttons a 6 year old feline is dressed as Santa Claws for the holiday season.

Jack wearing his favorite holiday bandana.
Credit: Laura of Sound Beach

Jack wearing his favorite holiday bandana. 

Park, a 13 1/2 year old dachshund, was
Credit: Barbara Anne Kirshner

Park, a 13 1/2 year old dachshund, was given to me by my soul mate in 2006. Since then, I have been lucky enough to have 2 soul mates!! We are inseparable!!!

Ozzie wants to know if it's time to
Credit: Lauren Maiorino North babylon

Ozzie wants to know if it's time to open presents yet?

8 year old Abraham is wearing his Christmas
Credit: West Babylon

8 year old Abraham is wearing his Christmas jammies and waiting for Santa! He was a very good boy this year!

Calvin discovering some new friends.
Credit: Mike Imperato N. Babylon

Calvin discovering some new friends. 

Molly Mae 7 year old Shih Tzu visits
Credit: Audrey Buechner

Molly Mae 7 year old Shih Tzu visits Santa. 

Murphy playing with his big, red ball.
Credit: David Morrison, Plainview

Murphy playing with his big, red ball. 

Cooper, a 7 year old Shih Tzu already
Credit: Jeannine Candia, Babylon

Cooper, a 7 year old Shih Tzu already pooped out !

Waiting for Santa! Penny, 5 year old Dachshund
Credit: Holly Petrucci

Waiting for Santa! Penny, 5 year old Dachshund , Lilly 4 year old Maltipoo, Gino, 6 year old Yorkie and Ginger 8 year old Yorkie. 

Rory the Sheepadoodle with that face you make
Credit: Michael Kunz Malverne, NY

Rory the Sheepadoodle with that face you make when your parents take Christmas photos too far.

Gino 6 year old Yorkie, waiting for a
Credit: Holly Petrucci

Gino 6 year old Yorkie, waiting for a visit from Santa!

Clyde is ready for Christmas.
Credit: Melissa Costa

Clyde is ready for Christmas. 

Mia from Levittown showing off her Christmas style.
Credit: Theresa Syers Levittown NY

Mia from Levittown showing off her Christmas style. 

Clyde is ready for Christmas!
Credit: Melissa Costa westbury

Clyde is ready for Christmas!

Timber the frenchie reminding Santa he's been a
Credit: Austin Petro

Timber the frenchie reminding Santa he's been a very good boy for his first Christmas.

Violet in her elf costume.
Credit: Mariann casali

Violet in her elf costume.

Jack (12yrs) loves being dressed up by Declan.
Credit: Kathryn Baron Freeport

Jack (12yrs) loves being dressed up by Declan. Happy Holidays!

Miss Minnie, a rescue from Kent Animal Shelter,
Credit: Maureen Branagan, Manorville

Miss Minnie, a rescue from Kent Animal Shelter, looking festive in her Christmas tree dress!?She loves her Santa pillow!

Mocha, dachshund, waiting for her presents under the
Credit: Michelle McNally

Mocha, dachshund, waiting for her presents under the tree

Caesar a 7 year old Yorkiepoo dressed up
Credit: Chantalle Bartolo

Caesar a 7 year old Yorkiepoo dressed up for the holidays.

Titan celebrating his 8th birthday by taking a
Credit: Linda Petro

Titan celebrating his 8th birthday by taking a break from pulling the sled. 

Bah Humbug.
Credit: Dorothy Striebig-Zullo

Bah Humbug.

Luna wishing everyone a Merry Christmas!! ?
Credit: Zoey DeRonde

Luna wishing everyone a Merry Christmas!! ?

Mango is a 3 year old orange tabby
Credit: Rebecca DeSimone

Mango is a 3 year old orange tabby who loves playing Santa for the holidays. He is such a good boy and lets his mom dress him up for the holidays.

This is Finn Wickers getting ready for Christmas
Credit: Carly Wickers, Bohemia

This is Finn Wickers getting ready for Christmas Day!

Spike our Cockatiel dressed up for the holidays.
Credit: Chantalle Bartolo

Spike our Cockatiel dressed up for the holidays.

Noah's Ark's Christmas picture.
Credit: Myself

Noah's Ark's Christmas picture. 

This is Sinatra our 8 month old terrier/poodle.
Credit: John Giacobbe

This is Sinatra our 8 month old terrier/poodle.

Stella trying on her Christmas dress.
Credit: Alan, long beach, ny

Stella trying on her Christmas dress.

Cooper is among the guests for his parents
Credit: Shana Silv

Cooper is among the guests for his parents bridal party request celebration.

Cleo posing as a Christmas tree and wishing
Credit: Paula Watters

Cleo posing as a Christmas tree and wishing all a furry and bright holiday season!

8 month old rescue cat T'challa posing for
Credit: tifanie kempf remsenburg

8 month old rescue cat T'challa posing for her Christmas pic

Freddie yawning
Credit: Vivian In Selden

Freddie yawning

Hurry up and take the picture, we want
Credit: Valerie, Shirley

Hurry up and take the picture, we want our cookie!

Xena the 2 year old bulldog With her
Credit: Anthony marchese

Xena the 2 year old bulldog With her favorite decoration... Snoopy!

Our two Chow Chows "L.B." (Black) and our
Credit: Laura Matyas Ronkonkoma

Our two Chow Chows "L.B." (Black) and our Cabo Wabo (Cream Puppy)....Cabo offering LB some Hot Chocolate and a cold winter day!

Odin has the Holiday Spirit!
Credit: Michelle Mirecki

Odin has the Holiday Spirit!

Nap with my buddy
Credit: Hanne Maxwell Locust Valley

Nap with my buddy

Alfie in the snow in East Meadow!
Credit: Raina, East Meadow

Alfie in the snow in East Meadow!

Hope and Presley are ready for the season!
Credit: John Contess of Smithtown

Hope and Presley are ready for the season!

Grace Ann, in the woods at Sagamore hill.
Credit: John Ratomski

Grace Ann, in the woods at Sagamore hill.

One year old rescue cat Loki with his
Credit: tifanie kempf remsenburg

One year old rescue cat Loki with his nutcraker in Remsenburg. 

Kemba in leaves.
Credit: Nicole Castonguay

Kemba in leaves. 

Moe Santa Claus and tongue out Tuesday
Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Moe Santa Claus and tongue out Tuesday

LET THE HOLIDAYS BEGIN! Dachshunds, Lexington, 14 years
Credit: Barbara Anne Kirshner

LET THE HOLIDAYS BEGIN! Dachshunds, Lexington, 14 years old, Melissa Tulip, 6 1/2 years old, and Park, 13 years old, love to pose for their annual holiday photos.

Jade enjoying his first Christmas season! He is
Credit: Michelle Rubinstein, Coram

Jade enjoying his first Christmas season! He is a nine-month old bee bee parrot. 

Molly is helping decorate my grandmother's house for
Credit: Allison Mead, Wantagh

Molly is helping decorate my grandmother's house for Christmas!

Memphis meets Santa!
Credit: Courtney from Kings Park

Memphis meets Santa!

Timber sporting his fall flannel on a visit
Credit: Linda Petro

Timber sporting his fall flannel on a visit to grandma's house. 

Our new rescue Brodi and his boot.
Credit: Steven Romano

Our new rescue Brodi and his boot.

Bulldog pajama pawty.
Credit: Josephine Ciuzio

Bulldog pajama pawty. 

Rio pretending he's a prairie dog in Sayville!
Credit: Louise Rosenberg, Sayville

Rio pretending he's a prairie dog in Sayville!

Celebrating Tinkerbelk's Bark Mitzvah.
Credit: Sandee Levine

Celebrating Tinkerbelk's Bark Mitzvah. 

Pixie a 2yr old Mini Pin is relaxing
Credit: Jane Zederbaum

Pixie a 2yr old Mini Pin is relaxing in his bed on a rainy day.

All pooped out after a long Thanksgiving Day.
Credit: Nancy Piccola, Commack

All pooped out after a long Thanksgiving Day.

Always room for one more at the Inn..
Credit: Josephine Ciuzio

Always room for one more at the Inn.. Rescued Bulldogs Beanie aka "Joseph", Minnie aka "Baby Jesus", and Bella aka "Mary" getting ready to celebrate their 1st Christmas Together.

Ruby, an 11-year-old Chocolate Lab from Hicksville, waits
Credit: Sinead Devlin, Hicksville

Ruby, an 11-year-old Chocolate Lab from Hicksville, waits patiently for a treat.

Max is a 2 yr old Lab mix.
Credit: Kate Bunster

Max is a 2 yr old Lab mix. He is ready for winters first snowfall and sledding.

Bailey shows some love for his favorite team.
Credit: Alyssa, Farmingville

Bailey shows some love for his favorite team. Let's go Islanders!

#GRATEFUL for Thanksgiving in our new FURever Home!
Credit: Josephine Ciuzio

#GRATEFUL for Thanksgiving in our new FURever Home! Beanie and Minnie Lee Bulldogs.

Sweetie likes to inspect the Christmas tree from
Credit: Joe Lao, Mineola

Sweetie likes to inspect the Christmas tree from the inside!

Happy Leroy!
Credit: Jill Forie Garden City

Happy Leroy!

Polar Bear Club drop out.
Credit: Dorothy Striebig-Zullo, East Mor

Polar Bear Club drop out.

My beautiful tuxedo cat, Lady Sansa thinks she's
Credit: My Husband Steve

My beautiful tuxedo cat, Lady Sansa thinks she's a mango.

Ralph Maccio the wiener dog and Dean.
Credit: Gina in Hicksville

Ralph Maccio the wiener dog and Dean. 

Murphy, a 9 month old West Highland Terrier
Credit: Lenore Ilberg

Murphy, a 9 month old West Highland Terrier is very happy living in Sea Cliff, after coming from St. Louis, Missouri. Her favorite play toys are socks...any socks!

Best buddies Jack and Snoopy.
Credit: Jacob from Rocky Point

Best buddies Jack and Snoopy.

Coconut is fire ready!
Credit: Emily Kets

Coconut is fire ready!

Pax, my red Labrador Retriever, paid a visit
Credit: Diane Bentivegna, New Hyde Park,

Pax, my red Labrador Retriever, paid a visit to a local pumpkin patch in New Hyde Park, Oct. 19, 2019.

Jack being a copilot running errands.
Credit: Jacob from Rocky Point

Jack being a copilot running errands. 

Sprinkles getting cozy on a chilly night.
Credit: Jacob from Rocky Point

Sprinkles getting cozy on a chilly night.

Bonnie enjoying a weekend outing at Scott's Beach.
Credit: Jacob from Rocky Point

Bonnie enjoying a weekend outing at Scott's Beach.

Merc, 5 yr old mix lab, sitting in
Credit: Connie

Merc, 5 yr old mix lab, sitting in front of daisy's, taking him for a walk. (In October by our home.)

Excited to hear snow is on the way;
Credit: Jackie Hoell

Excited to hear snow is on the way; 2 year old George eagerly awaits a snowy romp!

Ziggy and Brody show off their wild animal
Credit: Melanie Hanan, Melville

Ziggy and Brody show off their wild animal side for Halloween this year!

Special Delivery ! Halloween 2019, Deer Park, NY
Credit: Tracey Zappola Deer Park

Special Delivery ! Halloween 2019, Deer Park, NY

JT relaxing in my arms.
Credit: Rocco Sinisi Rockville Centre

JT relaxing in my arms. 

Little lions Landon and Eli on Halloween.
Credit: Linsey D'agostino (mom)

Little lions Landon and Eli on Halloween. 

Chilling in Mickey Mouse Christmas pjs.
Credit: joani valley stream

Chilling in Mickey Mouse Christmas pjs. 

Brandi 8 year old Cockapoo from Bethpage says
Credit: Ralph Seiter

Brandi 8 year old Cockapoo from Bethpage says she just needs the glasses for reading .

Archer the Labrador Cow 2 Years Old
Credit: Katie Skelton

Archer the Labrador Cow 2 Years Old

This is Owen. We got him as a
Credit: Stu. South Hempstead

This is Owen. We got him as a kitten w/ a Golden Retriever in the house. We swear he's more canine genetically imprinted than feline.

Chanel anxious to meet trick or treaters.
Credit: Freddy B. from Smithtown

Chanel anxious to meet trick or treaters.

Referee Hank threw the penalty flag and blew
Credit: Sue Kolb

Referee Hank threw the penalty flag and blew his whistle for the start of Halloween.

Ricochet copying emoji.
Credit: Michelle Thomas

Ricochet copying emoji.

Butters, the French bulldog, was dressed as Abraham
Credit: Debbie Tedeschi, Port Washington

Butters, the French bulldog, was dressed as Abraham Lincoln in Ford's Theater. This photo was taken in Eisenhower Park, Barkfest on October 26. 2019.

Salty and Pepper welcome fall.
Credit: Dawn Martin, Copiague

Salty and Pepper welcome fall.

Sibbie had a great time at Hicks with
Credit: Joan Marchese

Sibbie had a great time at Hicks with Alex and Josh!

Cannoli 3rd birthday celebration
Credit: Deb in Levittown

Cannoli 3rd birthday celebration

Rooney & Wrigley waiting for trick-o-treaters
Credit: Evan Glass, Plainview

Rooney & Wrigley waiting for trick-o-treaters

King of the Castle Jaguar a 7 year
Credit: Jim Licato - Franklin Square

King of the Castle Jaguar a 7 year old Tabby rules his domain in Franklin Square.

Super hero at a Halloween brunch.
Credit: Amy Pierce Smithtown

Super hero at a Halloween brunch. 

Sully (7 month old yellow lab) and Finn
Credit: Meaghan Carr

Sully (7 month old yellow lab) and Finn (3 year old Weimaraner) dropping off their chewy delivery.

Jax and Cooper dressed as a werewolf and
Credit: Michelle Santucci in Nesconset

Jax and Cooper dressed as a werewolf and vampire.

Our brother kitties Salty and Pepper, love being
Credit: Dawn Martin

Our brother kitties Salty and Pepper, love being together.

Cow Girl Riley Protecting the Yard from Squirrels
Credit: Katie Skelton

Cow Girl Riley Protecting the Yard from Squirrels 5 Year Old Golden Retriever

Jack, is a shitzu /poodle mix, age 12.
Credit: Dorothea Warren, Garden City

Jack, is a shitzu /poodle mix, age 12. He was adopted from a rescue in MA. Jet , is a Pogcake breed. He is almost 1. He comes from Turks & Caio. He was adopted from North Shore rescue. These step brothers have brought such joy to our lives! Sent from my iPhone

Just chiilin?!
Credit: Dorothea Warren, Garden City

Just chiilin?!

Thanksgiving is for best friends! Scout Donohue &
Credit: Judy Donohue, Massapequa Park

Thanksgiving is for best friends! Scout Donohue & Tucker Finelli enjoy a feast together

Emmy, toy poodle, shopping for a pumpkin at
Credit: Alice, Glendale, NY

Emmy, toy poodle, shopping for a pumpkin at Hicks nursery.

Olive getting ready for her first play date.
Credit: JoAnn from little neck

Olive getting ready for her first play date.

Who ya gonna call? Axl!
Credit: Zach L., Miller Place, NY

Who ya gonna call? Axl!

Barkleigh ready for her first Halloween parade.
Credit: Cindy

Barkleigh ready for her first Halloween parade.

Olive is ready to start her first day
Credit: JoAnn from little neck

Olive is ready to start her first day of work as a hygienist.

Ashley, (15 yrs old in November) an adopted
Credit: Marisa Hammock of West Islip

Ashley, (15 yrs old in November) an adopted Yorkie relaxing at her house in West Islip. 

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