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

This is macaroni the kitten wearing my backpack
Reader Photo Credit: Esme Warmuth, Medford

This is macaroni the kitten wearing my backpack

Oliver Fred enjoying this gorgeous New York weather!!
Reader Photo Credit: Marlee Krasin

Oliver Fred enjoying this gorgeous New York weather!!

This is Blackie (knicknamed baby) enjoying some quality
Reader Photo Credit: Esme Warmuth, Medford

This is Blackie (knicknamed baby) enjoying some quality snuggle time in his favorite homemade sweater.

Snug as a bug in a rug
Reader Photo Credit: Susan Pagano , Massapequa

Snug as a bug in a rug

Our granddog Tucker the Pom getting ready for
Reader Photo Credit: Annie Skjoldahl

Our granddog Tucker the Pom getting ready for a run!

A perplexed pitbul! Cocoa is a 6 year
Reader Photo Credit: John Richard Yoniak, Glen Cove

A perplexed pitbul! Cocoa is a 6 year old pitbul that loves everyone and everything, including her nightly snuggling.

Hunter chilling out to the dog whisper on
Reader Photo Credit: Jennifer buonantuono

Hunter chilling out to the dog whisper on tv.

?Peekapoo, I love you? Comet loves his bean
Reader Photo Credit: Karlene Shirley

?Peekapoo, I love you? Comet loves his bean bag chair.

Paulie loves his new winter PJs! am the
Reader Photo Credit: Jennie Ocasio

Paulie loves his new winter PJs! am the owner - Stacey Udell from Melville. My pet sitter Jennie took the photo in Deer Park Paulie is a 10 yr old Havanese who lives with us in Melville. Photo was taken by Jennie at her home while we were in vacation and Paulie was in her care. Jennie gave him those Pjs as a Xmas present. He loves them.

Home sweet home
Reader Photo Credit: Diane cordes, Lindenhurst, NY

Home sweet home

Shania and our foster RuffHouse Rescue Foster pup.
Reader Photo Credit: Lori Tomlin, Rockville Centre NY

Shania and our foster RuffHouse Rescue Foster pup.

Our three golden retrievers, Hailey, Wyatt and Kylie!
Reader Photo Credit: Susan Hayes - East Northport, NY

Our three golden retrievers, Hailey, Wyatt and Kylie!

Romeo and Sam best of friends
Reader Photo Credit: Kelli Bayport

Romeo and Sam best of friends

Ready for the dog park
Reader Photo Credit: Thomas Clemens

Ready for the dog park

Guess who?s coming to dinner! Cali, 4 year
Reader Photo Credit: Kathy Chin Hauppauge

Guess who?s coming to dinner! Cali, 4 year old rescue cat, joins the family every night for dinner!

Our pups first beach trip
Reader Photo Credit: Sharon Davidson Redmond Oregon

Our pups first beach trip

Is it dinnertime?
Reader Photo Credit: Susan Pagano , Massapequa

Is it dinnertime?

Dexter. Happy Valentine's Day.
Reader Photo Credit: Laura

Dexter. Happy Valentine's Day.

My grandDOGter Stella, a Pembroke Welsh Corgi, wishes
Reader Photo Credit: Lynn Wolf, Old Westbury

My grandDOGter Stella, a Pembroke Welsh Corgi, wishes you all a Happy Valentine's Day!

Look what my mom puts me through!! Happy
Reader Photo Credit: Lisa Jarzabek from Bellmore

Look what my mom puts me through!! Happy Valentine?s Day to All! Love from Dakota Jarzabek ??

Midas the 5 year old Goldendoodle from Oceanside
Reader Photo Credit: Chelsea Euliano Oceanside, NY

Midas the 5 year old Goldendoodle from Oceanside New York. "There is no such thing as a perfect nigh-"

Charlie is ready for Valentine?s Day!
Reader Photo Credit: Brianna - East Islip

Charlie is ready for Valentine?s Day!

Brady Davis wishes his mommy, Elaine Davis, a
Reader Photo Credit: Lisa Jarzabek from Bellmore

Brady Davis wishes his mommy, Elaine Davis, a Happy Valentine?s Day! ?

Tiggie rocks cool costumes year round.
Reader Photo Credit: Esther Peters

Tiggie rocks cool costumes year round.

RuffHouse Rescue Foster pups! #adoptdontshop
Reader Photo Credit: Lori Tomlin, Rockville Centre NY

RuffHouse Rescue Foster pups! #adoptdontshop

Ranger is a super cool black lab
Reader Photo Credit: Jenna, Oakdale

Ranger is a super cool black lab

Dr. Charlie & Nurse Roxie ready to
Reader Photo Credit: Jenny Marcotrigiano, Rockville C

Dr. Charlie & Nurse Roxie ready to "treat" you

There's a new Sheriff in town and she's
Reader Photo Credit: Lisa Real

There's a new Sheriff in town and she's kind of a PIG Deal.

Silas giving his,
Reader Photo Credit: Esther Peters Patchogue NY

Silas giving his, "I own the house" pose. And he does. ?

Franky would like to know if it's Friday
Reader Photo Credit: Jose R.

Franky would like to know if it's Friday yet??

This is Lola, a Great Dane mix, out
Reader Photo Credit: John Lynch, Smithtown

This is Lola, a Great Dane mix, out for a brisk New Year's Eve walk at Avalon in Stony Brook.

Sweetness overload
Reader Photo Credit: Gina Ramos

Sweetness overload

Mac enjoying some morning sunshine
Reader Photo Credit: Esther Peters

Mac enjoying some morning sunshine

Silas and his buddy Mac dress up for
Reader Photo Credit: Esther Peters Patchogue NY

Silas and his buddy Mac dress up for our guests

Little peanut with his funny wig on !
Reader Photo Credit: Diane Hauser

Little peanut with his funny wig on !

Roxy just waiting for someone to come home
Reader Photo Credit: Russ in west islip

Roxy just waiting for someone to come home and play.

Lacey all tucked in for the night (My
Reader Photo Credit: Barbara Dinardo

Lacey all tucked in for the night (My 5 year old rescued Chihuahua)

Ranger is ready for St. Pattys Day already
Reader Photo Credit: Jenna, Oakdale

Ranger is ready for St. Pattys Day already

Alaska (black) and Bastion (orange) cuddling!
Reader Photo Credit: Kat and Devin, Port Jefferson

Alaska (black) and Bastion (orange) cuddling!

How many sticks can a Staffy hold?
Reader Photo Credit: Maddy Fullam from Northport

How many sticks can a Staffy hold?

Tiggie claiming his bedroom chambers
Reader Photo Credit: Esther Peters Patchogue NY

Tiggie claiming his bedroom chambers

No better way to stay warm then with
Reader Photo Credit: Susan Lalonde. Medford

No better way to stay warm then with your bestie

Gracie and Henry are Valentine day Sweethearts
Reader Photo Credit: Nancy Mucciardi Bayville N.Y.

Gracie and Henry are Valentine day Sweethearts

A dog chasing some seagulls at Coopers Beach
Reader Photo Credit: Danielle Leef - Southampton

A dog chasing some seagulls at Coopers Beach in Southampton on 1/30/18

Bella?s snowy feat finding a spot
Reader Photo Credit: Tess Giustino

Bella?s snowy feat finding a spot

Golden Retriever Ellie and her Grandpa make a
Reader Photo Credit: Kathleen St Jeanos, Massapequa

Golden Retriever Ellie and her Grandpa make a snowman today at park.

Daisy
Reader Photo Credit: John Ratomski

Daisy "15" at her favorite place..Theodore Roosevelts Sagamore Hill.

A dog playing catch with it's owner at
Reader Photo Credit: Danielle Leef - Southampton

A dog playing catch with it's owner at Coopers Beach in Southampton on 1/30/18.

Sonny, a 10 year old dachshund, absolutely loves
Reader Photo Credit: Paula Risolo

Sonny, a 10 year old dachshund, absolutely loves playing in the snow!

Staffordshire Bull Terrier, Junior having fun at the
Reader Photo Credit: Maddy Fullam from Northport

Staffordshire Bull Terrier, Junior having fun at the park on a nice January day!

Coco (golden doodle) relaxing after her bath.
Reader Photo Credit: Bill NOWICKI, Dix Hills

Coco (golden doodle) relaxing after her bath.

Walking the beach
Reader Photo Credit: Sharon Davidson Redmond Oregon

Walking the beach

Dakota is a fine well mannered gentleman
Reader Photo Credit: Susan Armellino

Dakota is a fine well mannered gentleman

Winston sunbathing
Reader Photo Credit: Katherine Hanson

Winston sunbathing

It's a Ruff Life! Monte the 10 year
Reader Photo Credit: Nicolette, Syosset

It's a Ruff Life! Monte the 10 year old rescue.

Hank(aka Henrik) just finishing up eating a pair
Reader Photo Credit: Fran Blatt

Hank(aka Henrik) just finishing up eating a pair of glasses, the remote control and a pair of socks! Oh so yummy.

Xena the 11 month old bull dog waits
Reader Photo Credit: Karen marchese

Xena the 11 month old bull dog waits for baseball

Bailey the St. Bernard sunbathing!
Reader Photo Credit: Katherine Hanson

Bailey the St. Bernard sunbathing!

NORTHPORT, NY: Our new Bernedoodle pup -- RIVER!
Reader Photo Credit: Photo by Joe Evangelista

NORTHPORT, NY: Our new Bernedoodle pup -- RIVER! 8 week old female - Bernese Mountain Dog/Standard Poodle, posing in the January sunshine.

How many days until opening day? Ollie -
Reader Photo Credit: Donna Augusta, Bellmore

How many days until opening day? Ollie - Bellmore

Puppy Love Stella Olsen, a 3 month old
Reader Photo Credit: Christine Olsen

Puppy Love Stella Olsen, a 3 month old Bernese Mountain pup, sending love and hugs on Valentines Day. Woof Woof xo

Great South bay freeze
Reader Photo Credit: Christofer Ferrugiari West Islip

Great South bay freeze

Jack our 9 year old shih tzu is
Reader Photo Credit: Kathy Gualtiere. The picture was

Jack our 9 year old shih tzu is all bundled for his chilly walk.

Do I smell sushi? Hold the wasabi please!
Reader Photo Credit: Kathy McGivney

Do I smell sushi? Hold the wasabi please! I am Tama the karate kitty!

Paulie loves his new winter PJs!
Reader Photo Credit: Jennie Ocasio

Paulie loves his new winter PJs!

It?s a photo finish at the Morkie tongue-a-thon!
Reader Photo Credit: Michelle Barrett

It?s a photo finish at the Morkie tongue-a-thon! Ten year old Primo after licking his favorite toy!

Kolby celebrating St Patrick?s Day, which Lao happens
Reader Photo Credit: Robbin Sigman

Kolby celebrating St Patrick?s Day, which Lao happens to be his human brother Troy?s birthday!

My girl and I sharing a moment. Cannot
Reader Photo Credit: Alexandra Schecht, Hauppauge

My girl and I sharing a moment. Cannot best the love of an animal. My baby girl. January 21st 2017, Smithtown.

Taking a walk in the freshly fallen snow,
Reader Photo Credit: Krista Calvanese

Taking a walk in the freshly fallen snow, Kodiak enjoys the weather! (Winter photo submission)

Grandma is puppy sitting for Ted, aka Theodore
Reader Photo Credit: Grandma, merrick ny

Grandma is puppy sitting for Ted, aka Theodore

Pax, a one year old fox-red Labrador Retriever
Reader Photo Credit: Diane Bentivegna, New Hyde Park

Pax, a one year old fox-red Labrador Retriever from New Hyde Park (Nassau), is loving the Blizzard of 2018 on Jan. 4th.

SNOW BEAR. Maia, a three year old chow
Reader Photo Credit: Mark Scofield

SNOW BEAR. Maia, a three year old chow chow enjoys a snowy winter day.

This is Blue, 2-year old German Shepard mix.
Reader Photo Credit: Tara Friel, East Islip

This is Blue, 2-year old German Shepard mix. She loves playing in the snow at home.

Kolby waiting for his brother, Troy to arrive
Reader Photo Credit: Robbin Sigman

Kolby waiting for his brother, Troy to arrive home from college.

Grace the bullpei loves a snowy January in
Reader Photo Credit: Andrea Aniskewicz

Grace the bullpei loves a snowy January in Valley Stream New York.

Cabo loving the deep freeze!
Reader Photo Credit: Christofer Ferrugiari West Islip

Cabo loving the deep freeze!

We spend our snow day snuggled up inside.
Reader Photo Credit: Jillian Ramirez

We spend our snow day snuggled up inside. Too cold for Miss Brandy Lynn!

Brody loves the snow!
Reader Photo Credit: Mary Humburg oceanside ny

Brody loves the snow!

Brrrrrr! ENOUGH ALREADY! Leo outside in Long Beach,
Reader Photo Credit: Sandy Magera, Long Beach, NY

Brrrrrr! ENOUGH ALREADY! Leo outside in Long Beach, NY

Rocky, a 13 y/o mixed breed adopted 15
Reader Photo Credit: JOHN MCLAUGHLIN

Rocky, a 13 y/o mixed breed adopted 15 mos ago through NSAL Seniors for Seniors Program enjoying the snow in Long Beach!

King (left) and Dutchess (right) enjoying a warm
Reader Photo Credit: David w. Bohemia

King (left) and Dutchess (right) enjoying a warm cozy rainy Friday night at home.

Alicia and Maddie enjoying the snow
Reader Photo Credit: Robert evers. Manorville

Alicia and Maddie enjoying the snow

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