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

Lucy, a 3-yr old GoldenDoodle is just catching
Credit: Cliff O'Shea, East Northport

Lucy, a 3-yr old GoldenDoodle is just catching some rays at the beach!

Miss Evelyn back helping her speech-language pathologist Mom
Credit: Barbara Zmudzinski-Nee, Lindenhurst

Miss Evelyn back helping her speech-language pathologist Mom during remote instruction for the extended school year program. She is presenting her favorite fringe vocabulary each day.

Otis, out for his first bicycle ride!
Credit: Meaghan Conway, Quogue NY

Otis, out for his first bicycle ride!

Teddy practicing his dance moves outside!
Credit: Melissa in New Hyde Park

Teddy practicing his dance moves outside!

Going for a swim on a hot day!!
Credit: Cat from Merrick

Going for a swim on a hot day!!

Luna, an 11 month old White German shepherd,
Credit: Heloisa Monno

Luna, an 11 month old White German shepherd, is enjoying a day at Grandma's house.

Bayla, a 3-year old Vizsla, plays with her
Credit: Brian Goll , Massapequa, NY

Bayla, a 3-year old Vizsla, plays with her soccer ball.

Our dog, Disco, scopes for squirrels all summer
Credit: David Jemmott from Wantagh

Our dog, Disco, scopes for squirrels all summer long.

Buddy, 1 &1/2 year old border collie mix,
Credit: Wilma Conklin Calverton NY

Buddy, 1 &1/2 year old border collie mix, and Jack, 5 year old lab, enjoy a ride home after a long walk at Iron Pier Beach at Northville, NY.

Lola Bruy wearing her mask to be safe!
Credit: Rose Bruy Jericho NY

Lola Bruy wearing her mask to be safe!

Molly and Chloe Botta enjoying July 4th!
Credit: Catherine Botta, Rockville Centr

Molly and Chloe Botta enjoying July 4th!

You mean, it's okay to go outside now?
Credit: Janet Soren

You mean, it's okay to go outside now?

Zoe is enjoying her bath!
Credit: Jamie. Great Neck

Zoe is enjoying her bath!

Partying till I drop! Fourth of July at
Credit: Patty Kanfer

Partying till I drop! Fourth of July at home in Holbrook.

How much longer do I have to "stay
Credit: Janet Soren

How much longer do I have to "stay at home"?

Grace Ann, at her Patriotic best.
Credit: John Ratomski

Grace Ann, at her Patriotic best.

Dakota is wondering what is so exciting outside!
Credit: Matt Seinberg, Wantagh NY

Dakota is wondering what is so exciting outside!

Pongo and Belle!
Credit: Sara Bergonzi, Levittown

Pongo and Belle!

Cody all ready for July 4th!
Credit: Nancy Piccola Commack

Cody all ready for July 4th!

A proud American pup!
Credit: Taylor Wolsey

A proud American pup!

Jake my golden retriever on the Fourth of
Credit: Nancy Levine Asharoken, N.Y.

Jake my golden retriever on the Fourth of July in Asharoken N.Y.

Dog days... Lily keeping COOL in the POOL!
Credit: Sophia Penna Plainview, NY

Dog days... Lily keeping COOL in the POOL!

Milo on Memorial Day.
Credit: Amanda, Lindenhurst

Milo on Memorial Day.

My grand dog getting out the vote!
Credit: Libby Mevorach- East Meadow

My grand dog getting out the vote!

Tango in his new dog house.
Credit: Anthony Pagano

Tango in his new dog house.

Emma loves sleeping on quilts.
Credit: Bernadette Dawson

Emma loves sleeping on quilts.

Noelle & Luciana, social distancing at its best
Credit: Beanna Cumella Huntington NY

Noelle & Luciana, social distancing at its best in Huntington, NY.

Wedding day photo!
Credit: Nikki Bicocchi

Wedding day photo!

Bruno and Bella standing guard at front door.
Credit: John Wellbrock

Bruno and Bella standing guard at front door.

Petey Thursland enjoying a beautiful June day at
Credit: Alfred Thursland/South Huntington

Petey Thursland enjoying a beautiful June day at Robert Moses beach

Lola in her happy place!
Credit: Jay Long Beach,NY

Lola in her happy place!

Bella, a 9-year-old Shih Tzu rescue, wakes up
Credit: Sonya Korder, Searingtown, NY

Bella, a 9-year-old Shih Tzu rescue, wakes up from napping on the couch - her favorite activity!

Brie is enjoying a fall afternoon on the
Credit: Louie from Stony Brook

Brie is enjoying a fall afternoon on the swing set in the park!

Chickie enjoys watching the birds from her window
Credit: Gina from Stony Brook

Chickie enjoys watching the birds from her window perch.

Ava enjoying a day out!
Credit: Karen L from Lindenhurst

Ava enjoying a day out!

Simba, a 2 year old cabbie, rules the
Credit: Susan from Coram

Simba, a 2 year old cabbie, rules the roost.

Trixxi enjoying her floating thrown!
Credit: Jared Goerke, Plainview

Trixxi enjoying her floating thrown!

Clyde taking a break from agility training.
Credit: Eileen Avidano

Clyde taking a break from agility training.

Inspiration from Bentley the Bulldog
Credit: Sophia Penna Plainview, NY

Inspiration from Bentley the Bulldog

Three labs in a dinghy going to the
Credit: Andrea Nydegger

Three labs in a dinghy going to the beach. (Tater, Ocean and Tuna)

Noah, a Sheltie, thinks this crown is a
Credit: Lynn Henneborn

Noah, a Sheltie, thinks this crown is a little "Clover" the top.

Skateboarding lessons from Mama Luna Rescue Pups, Luna
Credit: Josephine Ciuzio Plainview, NY

Skateboarding lessons from Mama Luna Rescue Pups, Luna and Bentley.

Snoopy Bunny; Can you repeat that please?
Credit: jean mellano, greenport

Snoopy Bunny; Can you repeat that please?

Bailey enjoying the outdoors in his shark life
Credit: Jackie bellmore, NY

Bailey enjoying the outdoors in his shark life vest!

Selfie ready
Credit: Mommy Rucobo

Selfie ready

Buddy is a 2 year old Shih Tzu,
Credit: Diane Cachia - Ridge NY

Buddy is a 2 year old Shih Tzu, that has moved from Florida to NY. He is showing off his first haircut in his new home.

Dexter loves a facial.
Credit: Smithtown

Dexter loves a facial.

Reunited: a man and his dog. Sam got
Credit: Shari Rosenblatt

Reunited: a man and his dog. Sam got to see his big brother Jason for the first time since the pandemic started.

Rugby is wondering why none of the squirrels
Credit: Jessica Luquis, Lindenhurst

Rugby is wondering why none of the squirrels he invited came to his dinner party.

Budgie Bunny; party animal
Credit: jean mellano, greenport

Budgie Bunny; party animal

Bailey and his feline brother Oliver.
Credit: Jackie bellmore, NY

Bailey and his feline brother Oliver.

Banjo, a 5-year-old goldendoodle is waiting for the
Credit: Edmund Parlow/Bethpage

Banjo, a 5-year-old goldendoodle is waiting for the gyms to open.

Payton, a 7 year old Vizsla, is enjoying
Credit: Kimberly Mollica, Massapequa Par

Payton, a 7 year old Vizsla, is enjoying a visit to Overlook Beach on a beautiful May morning.

Riding in the wind!
Credit: Janet, Merrick

Riding in the wind!

Chyna during the lock down loved being in
Credit: raymond rendina

Chyna during the lock down loved being in her PJ's all day.

Skateboarding at Grandma and Grandpa's home!
Credit: Silvia - Islip

Skateboarding at Grandma and Grandpa's home!

Social distancing, remember?
Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Social distancing, remember?

This is 6 year old Piccolo. He's a
Credit: Brian Albano / Lynbrook

This is 6 year old Piccolo. He's a Chihuahua. He started doing high fives all on his own starting when he was 2 months old !

Buddy, a year old Boxer, is alert anytime
Credit: Kim Haverbusch

Buddy, a year old Boxer, is alert anytime his pal Ziggy, a 9 month old Havanese, is around.

Crank up the radio! Lucas , a six
Credit: Teddy Haarke Wading River

Crank up the radio! Lucas , a six year old mutt from Puerto Rico loves to sit in the truck and listen to the radio.

Coltrane and Luke are having a play date.
Credit: Eileen

Coltrane and Luke are having a play date.

13 week old English Bulldog, Bentley, is going
Credit: Sophia Penna, Plainview NY

13 week old English Bulldog, Bentley, is going for his first wagon ride around the neighborhood!

Roxy, 5-year old plot hound mix, enjoying the
Credit: Kyle Banks

Roxy, 5-year old plot hound mix, enjoying the sunshine on the back yard deck.

Coco, a 9 month old red miniature poodle,
Credit: Kaley Garbacki

Coco, a 9 month old red miniature poodle, is enjoying a beautiful day in Zach's Bay.

Cally, sunbathing in East Meadow. (spring)
Credit: Tay Sisinni

Cally, sunbathing in East Meadow. (spring)

Enjoying himself in the sun with some refreshments.
Credit: Melissa Reuter

Enjoying himself in the sun with some refreshments.

My kittens are sleeping.
Credit: Melanie Odierna

My kittens are sleeping.

Candy, 3 year old Jack Russell and Maisy,
Credit: Cheryl Conklin

Candy, 3 year old Jack Russell and Maisy, 5 month old Yorker watching the neighborhood from their favorite window.

Carmine and Rocco, both therapy dogs, enjoying some
Credit: Jill

Carmine and Rocco, both therapy dogs, enjoying some fresh air in 3ast Meadow.

Little Xena soaking in the sun.
Credit: Tony Marchese

Little Xena soaking in the sun.

Cooper and Sibbie enjoying the warm weather.
Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove

Cooper and Sibbie enjoying the warm weather.

Holly is all dressed up in her spring
Credit: Tara Maguire

Holly is all dressed up in her spring fashion attire.

Cooper, a Maltipoo, is celebrating his 2nd Birthday
Credit: Shana Silverstein

Cooper, a Maltipoo, is celebrating his 2nd Birthday quarantined with his grandma and grandpa and doggie parents in Great Neck, New York on May 15, 2020.

Quarantine won't get me down - Finn, a
Credit: Patricia Kirchner

Quarantine won't get me down - Finn, a 10 month old Dachshund Chihuahua is all smiles since he has his Mom home every day!

Retired service dog Joe celebrating his 8th birthday!
Credit: Samantha Walker, Holbrook

Retired service dog Joe celebrating his 8th birthday!

Ready to lend a paw!
Credit: Baileys Dad Tom

Ready to lend a paw!

This is Smokey, 4, enjoying a beautiful sunny
Credit: Sarah in Syosset

This is Smokey, 4, enjoying a beautiful sunny day in Syosset!

My 17 year old cat Cal, thinks she
Credit: Karen Giannotti

My 17 year old cat Cal, thinks she is queen of the house and she is!

Sisters Pumpkin, Patches and Poppy are enjoying the
Credit: Linda

Sisters Pumpkin, Patches and Poppy are enjoying the morning sunshine during the quarrentine.

It's your turn to ask..... I asked last
Credit: Ed Clampitt

It's your turn to ask..... I asked last time!?

Quarantine blues - Jax, a 5 year old
Credit: Patricia Kirchner

Quarantine blues - Jax, a 5 year old Siberian Husky, misses his play dates at the dog park.

Elsa is a 2 year old Maine Coon.
Credit: Claudia Furman Wantagh, NY

Elsa is a 2 year old Maine Coon. She loves to sit on the kitchen counter and watch her Mommy and Daddy eat dinner.

Fun in the sun 2020, Remy a 4
Credit: Danielle Harrison Medford NY

Fun in the sun 2020, Remy a 4 year old loving cavapoo!

Snoopy smiling for the camera!
Credit: Cynthia Nemec-Ventura Bayshore

Snoopy smiling for the camera!

He's loving the shelter-in-place.
Credit: Karen Wishnia, Setauket

He's loving the shelter-in-place.

Luna & Minnie Bulldogs enjoying a cool treat
Credit: Josephine Ciuzio, Plainview, NY

Luna & Minnie Bulldogs enjoying a cool treat at Carvel

What do you mean sports are cancelled? (Thor,
Credit: Jillian Tartaro of East Northpor

What do you mean sports are cancelled? (Thor, a 7-year old Pit Bull)

Jaxx, a 2 year old rescue on the
Credit: Julie from Searingtown

Jaxx, a 2 year old rescue on the lookout in his neighborhood to make sure all are social distancing.

My dog, Cali, in the daffodils.
Credit: Zoe, Mastic Beach

My dog, Cali, in the daffodils.

Social distancing with my BFF!
Credit: Ashley, Ronkonkoma

Social distancing with my BFF!

Benji just celebrated his 14th Birthday ! He
Credit: Lisa Wicks

Benji just celebrated his 14th Birthday ! He is a Border Collie & German Shepard mix from North Shore Animal League.

Carter is a six year old lab whose
Credit: Donna Petrullo

Carter is a six year old lab whose eating for hockey season to return.

Junior taking a nap on couch.
Credit: Mary Ann Moyer

Junior taking a nap on couch.

Luna the Bulldog is tired of doing her
Credit: Josephine Ciuzio, Plainview, NY

Luna the Bulldog is tired of doing her own Hair! Please make dog groomers essential!

Sally has the couch all to herself!
Credit: Sue Squillanti

Sally has the couch all to herself!

Even Coco and Chestnut know how to social
Credit: Rich Greene

Even Coco and Chestnut know how to social distance.

Baby Bentley wishing for Baseball Season to Begin!
Credit: Josephine Ciuzio, Plainview, NY

Baby Bentley wishing for Baseball Season to Begin! Plainview, NY

May the 4th be with you! I am
Credit: Kathleen McGivney

May the 4th be with you! I am Baby Tama!

Francis the bulldog puppy enjoying quarantine spring
Credit: Jennifer Lombardo - Freeport

Francis the bulldog puppy enjoying quarantine spring

Mia, 3 year old German Shepard, taking a
Credit: Kleo

Mia, 3 year old German Shepard, taking a break from playing ball.

Carter is a six year old lab and
Credit: Donna Petrullo

Carter is a six year old lab and loves to soak up the sun on his chair.

Mudge playing a competitive game of Rummikub. -Amy
Credit: Amy Mueck

Mudge playing a competitive game of Rummikub. -Amy Mueck Massapequa

Social distancing!
Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Social distancing!

Ellie misses her dog park friends. She's bored
Credit: Robert Nemeroff, East Meadow

Ellie misses her dog park friends. She's bored with her human. He can't run fast enough to exercise.... :(

Remote learning.
Credit: Lauren Breen

Remote learning.

Jessie, 4 year old Golden doodle enjoying the
Credit: Logan kramer

Jessie, 4 year old Golden doodle enjoying the beach in Baiting Hollow. Taken by Logan Kramer April 28, 2020

Pepper is enjoying the sunshine.
Credit: Dawn Martin Copiague

Pepper is enjoying the sunshine.

Theo was soaking up the sun in Babylon
Credit: Mary, Deer Park

Theo was soaking up the sun in Babylon on Tuesday!

Yellow Lab, Miss Evelyn has been a great
Credit: Barbara Zmudzinski-Nee, Lindenhu

Yellow Lab, Miss Evelyn has been a great help to her speech-language pathologist Mom. Miss Evelyn presents a communication vocabulary word each day.

This is Ruby, our 4 year old Beagle/hound
Credit: Cara Molatch - Plainview, NY

This is Ruby, our 4 year old Beagle/hound mix. This is her "can we go for a walk now" face.

I'm so exhausted from doing nothing all day
Credit: Kristen Campagnuolo

I'm so exhausted from doing nothing all day long.

Now there up and ready to go waiting
Credit: Richie from Amityville

Now there up and ready to go waiting to hit the great outdoors!

Brandi, a 9 year old Cockapoo, is having
Credit: Ralph Seiter

Brandi, a 9 year old Cockapoo, is having a lazy day on the beach.

My Frenchie, Phoebe, thinks she should be on
Credit: Anna Collingwood, Massapequa

My Frenchie, Phoebe, thinks she should be on payroll! New coworkers!

Happy springtime!
Credit: Noreen Awad East Norwich, NY

Happy springtime!

Thank goodness for siblings January & Pip!
Credit: Pamela Jean

Thank goodness for siblings January & Pip!

Spice Schiotis with her security blanket and bunny.
Credit: Dominick Schiotis

Spice Schiotis with her security blanket and bunny.

Puppy glamour shots to help make time spent
Credit: Ann Morrison-Pacella

Puppy glamour shots to help make time spent inside a little more fun!

Practicing safety and social distancing. Katama, 7 year
Credit: Robin Morrell

Practicing safety and social distancing. Katama, 7 year old Golden Retriever

Hop,a future guide dog puppy is a little
Credit: Irene Semon

Hop,a future guide dog puppy is a little tired after playing ball.

Jorge, a Havanese, taking it all in.
Credit: Chris Koenig Kings Park

Jorge, a Havanese, taking it all in.

Chyna in her PJs all day during stay
Credit: raymond rendina

Chyna in her PJs all day during stay at home orders.

Welcome home!
Credit: Victoria

Welcome home!

Chipper - It's a beautiful day in the
Credit: Joseph Cocopardo, Garden City

Chipper - It's a beautiful day in the neighborhood!

Simba dressing up to work from home celebrating
Credit: Joshua Zelin

Simba dressing up to work from home celebrating his favorite new movie!

Sir Oliver, a rescue mix on neighborhood watch
Credit: Kate Rothe.

Sir Oliver, a rescue mix on neighborhood watch during quarantine.

Yoga anyone? Puppy pose?
Credit: Ellen T Jordan

Yoga anyone? Puppy pose?

Lucy, snuggling before the eventual attack.
Credit: Chris Koenig Kings Park

Lucy, snuggling before the eventual attack.

Mo's smiling in his new tracksuit!
Credit: Tori

Mo's smiling in his new tracksuit!

Finley ready for the beach.
Credit: Heather Northport

Finley ready for the beach.

They say people start looking like their pets-
Credit: Pamela Jean

They say people start looking like their pets- January the cockapoo - has started acting like her owner.

Bella enjoying the beautiful day!
Credit: Christine

Bella enjoying the beautiful day!

Ringo and Finley after their bath.
Credit: Heather Northport

Ringo and Finley after their bath.

Beagle bulldogs Vada, age 8 and Bosco, age
Credit: Daughter Jennifer Grossbach

Beagle bulldogs Vada, age 8 and Bosco, age 6 eagerly on their way for a daily 5 mile walk.

Smiley and Little Red - Eating their healthy
Credit: Lauren Morello from Selden

Smiley and Little Red - Eating their healthy greens and veggies!

My sister Martha Pelc crocheted this adorable dress
Credit: Gastonia

My sister Martha Pelc crocheted this adorable dress for Gracie May !

Lacey, an Ollie's Angels Animal Rescue alumni enjoys
Credit: Judi Flanagan

Lacey, an Ollie's Angels Animal Rescue alumni enjoys a walk around Greenlawn during the quarantine.

Elsa (left side), my foster pup from Ollie's
Credit: Judi Flanagan

Elsa (left side), my foster pup from Ollie's Angels Animal Rescue waiting for her perfect family! She needs a quiet home with a canine companion and without little kids. She startles easily but is so sweet and loving.

Bella drinks from a plastic straw only.
Credit: raymond rendina

Bella drinks from a plastic straw only.

Koko checks out Newsday!
Credit: Diane Webster

Koko checks out Newsday!

This is Rocco aka Happy Dog!
Credit: Lisa Lowe, Baldwin

This is Rocco aka Happy Dog!

Roxy sleepin next to me. Put her under
Credit: John Middle island

Roxy sleepin next to me. Put her under my blankets stay warm with me.

Frankie waking up from a nap.
Credit: Bernard D'Agostino Patchogue

Frankie waking up from a nap.

Here comes Willie. He's an energetic three year
Credit: Bill Hiney

Here comes Willie. He's an energetic three year old Cavalier King Charles Spaniel.

Leo and Louis trying to practice social distancing
Credit: Alicia

Leo and Louis trying to practice social distancing on their walk

Titan, Hamlet and Asher have had enough with
Credit: Linda Petro

Titan, Hamlet and Asher have had enough with the social distancing at home in Oakdale.

Can someone let my mom go back to
Credit: Macenzi glaser

Can someone let my mom go back to work?

I'm trying to work and he's under my
Credit: Tara.

I'm trying to work and he's under my desk!

Ready for my walk!
Credit: Mary Guanti Bellmore

Ready for my walk!

Jessie, the Goldendoodle getting exercise at the beach
Credit: Meredith Kramer Baiting Hollow

Jessie, the Goldendoodle getting exercise at the beach during the quarantine. She took her mask off so she could run!

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