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Josephine Francis of Bayville, Long Island, guarding her
Photo Credit: Kathleen Byrne

Josephine Francis of Bayville, Long Island, guarding her golden Easter egg...

Our little puppy Jasmine loves all her Easter
Photo Credit: Leo Tomei - Shirley,NY

Our little puppy Jasmine loves all her Easter toys.

Romeo Woofish is all ready for Passover!
Photo Credit: Cara Wolfish, Cedarhurst

Romeo Woofish is all ready for Passover!

Moe getting ready for Seder.
Photo Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Moe getting ready for Seder.

This is Bailey the Havanese. Whenever Bailey gets
Photo Credit: Catherine Vieyra, Forest Hills

This is Bailey the Havanese. Whenever Bailey gets into mischief, she wears this look of "who, me?" as she gets caught!

Cooper, 9 year old Cavachon, celebrating Easter early
Photo Credit: Dale, Levittown

Cooper, 9 year old Cavachon, celebrating Easter early at his dog sitters house.

Lily would like to know if she could
Photo Credit: Diane Biegler, Commack

Lily would like to know if she could be the new Peeps mascot.

My mother made me do it....
Photo Credit: Meredith Merced , Mount Sinai

My mother made me do it....

George, a 9year old havanese, thinks he?s the
Photo Credit: Diane Sciambra of Centerport

George, a 9year old havanese, thinks he?s the Easter Bunny.

Bunny Luke wishing everyone a Happy Easter.
Photo Credit: Theresa Syers Levittown

Bunny Luke wishing everyone a Happy Easter.

Mia with her Easter bonnet wishing everyone a
Photo Credit: Theresa Syers Levittown

Mia with her Easter bonnet wishing everyone a Happy Easter.

Cooper, Toby and Lily hanging out at Callahan?s
Photo Credit: Diane Biegler, Commack

Cooper, Toby and Lily hanging out at Callahan?s Beach together.

Marley and Annie posing in front of a
Photo Credit: Joan of Interlaken, NJ

Marley and Annie posing in front of a picture of some well known folks in Asbury Park

Zippy (mastiff/pit bull) wants to be the daddy
Photo Credit: Delaney Gortner - Bellport Villa

Zippy (mastiff/pit bull) wants to be the daddy to six baby ducks my niece got for Easter.

Our King Charles, Louie, is ready for spring.
Photo Credit: Shari Wallwork Wantagh

Our King Charles, Louie, is ready for spring.

Xena, the 2 year old bulldog Found a
Photo Credit: Anthony Marchese

Xena, the 2 year old bulldog Found a comfy place to sleep in the sun on the backyard deck.

Asher, a 9-month-old Siberian Husky, awaits his first
Photo Credit: Linda Petro

Asher, a 9-month-old Siberian Husky, awaits his first Easter.

Marley enjoying the beach in Asbury Park, NJ
Photo Credit: Joan of Interlaken, NJ

Marley enjoying the beach in Asbury Park, NJ

Annie after coming home from getting her haircut.
Photo Credit: Joan of Interlaken, NJ

Annie after coming home from getting her haircut.

Bella ready for Easter fun
Photo Credit: Tess Giustino Ronkonkoma

Bella ready for Easter fun

Jasmine loves to go shopping!
Photo Credit: Leo Tomei

Jasmine loves to go shopping!

Maggie Mae, a Weimaraner, Amos, a Saint Bernard,
Photo Credit: Tara Maguire

Maggie Mae, a Weimaraner, Amos, a Saint Bernard, & Holly, a Saint Bernard of Central Islip, are dressed to impress for the upcoming Easter holiday.

Moira my new Rescue Bunny!
Photo Credit: Farmingdale

Moira my new Rescue Bunny!

Okey as the Easter Bunny
Photo Credit: Lisa Pagliaro, Merrick

Okey as the Easter Bunny

Moe a Coton de tulear inspecting Passover brisket.
Photo Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Moe a Coton de tulear inspecting Passover brisket.

Charlie needs his mouseie to sleep.
Photo Credit: Jackie Giametta Karnofsky

Charlie needs his mouseie to sleep.

Do not mistake Holly, a Saint Bernard, from
Photo Credit: Tara Maguire

Do not mistake Holly, a Saint Bernard, from Central Islip as the Easter Bunny. Here she is enjoying the views at Gardiner Park in Bay Shore.

Some bunny told Kenzie Easter was just around
Photo Credit: Kim Bernth/Remsenburg

Some bunny told Kenzie Easter was just around the corner!

Why won't he play with me?
Photo Credit: Deborah Graybosch

Why won't he play with me?

Peek a boo Charlie is grateful for his
Photo Credit: Jackie Karnofsky

Peek a boo Charlie is grateful for his new home . He was just a kitten when we adopted him ,he keeps us amused.

Tula waiting for sunrise
Photo Credit: Dan Wright

Tula waiting for sunrise

I put the Bar in Barney?
Photo Credit: Rich morgenstern

I put the Bar in Barney?

Going for a ride
Photo Credit: Debbie Orioles Smithtown ny

Going for a ride

Archie says: "AAHHHH, life is good!"
Photo Credit: Deborah Graybosch

Archie says: "AAHHHH, life is good!"

Moe a Coton de tulear making sure his
Photo Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Moe a Coton de tulear making sure his spring hat still fits.

When you tell the puppy no more playing
Photo Credit: Karen marchese

When you tell the puppy no more playing

Pax, a 2 year old red Labrador Retriever
Photo Credit: Diane Bentivegna, New Hyde Park

Pax, a 2 year old red Labrador Retriever welcomes Spring on Long Island by soaking up the sunshine and great views along the north shore coastline at Sands Point.

Vienna enjoying her first time on the beach
Photo Credit: Amanda DixHills

Vienna enjoying her first time on the beach !

Riley the Golden Retriever and Archer the Labrador
Photo Credit: Katie Skelton

Riley the Golden Retriever and Archer the Labrador Retriever are waiting for the Easter Bunny to bring them Treats

Bella the puggle ready to enjoy the spring
Photo Credit: Jessica Gould Plainview

Bella the puggle ready to enjoy the spring weather and play ball outside

Sammie is sitting poolside during the Dog Days
Photo Credit: Jenny Fahie of Center Moriches

Sammie is sitting poolside during the Dog Days of Summer. She is waiting for one of us to take her for a walk in this beautiful, perfect weather.

My name is Mowgli; I am an eight
Photo Credit: Brittany Levithan

My name is Mowgli; I am an eight month Mini Labradoodle and have lots of energy. You can follow me on Instagram @littledoodlemo to see what trouble I get into next!

Milo(2 yrs old) was waiting for me to
Photo Credit: Jean. Baldwin

Milo(2 yrs old) was waiting for me to come home from errands sitting on the top of the basement stairs...

Viper, our maine coon cat with his tie.
Photo Credit: Nenita Luper

Viper, our maine coon cat with his tie.

Bindi a ragdoll getting ready for Passover
Photo Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Bindi a ragdoll getting ready for Passover

Maci at the beach
Photo Credit: Barbara Clark, Levittown

Maci at the beach

Roxie needs her Newsday everyday
Photo Credit: Susan Slomka. Huntington

Roxie needs her Newsday everyday

Homer Whittaker, of Babylon, NY, 8 yrs old,
Photo Credit: Thea Schiralli

Homer Whittaker, of Babylon, NY, 8 yrs old, is happy at Mema's house, however he know there's no place like home.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Yogi, a Goldendoodle, recently turned 4
Photo Credit: Fred Cambria

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Yogi, a Goldendoodle, recently turned 4 yrs old. He loves people and is considered a Rock Star around Northport !!

Bliss is all ready for the Easter Bunny
Photo Credit: Ann Abrahamsen Medford NY

Bliss is all ready for the Easter Bunny

Nala is a 5 month old Shih Tzu
Photo Credit: Greg Walsh, Dix Hills

Nala is a 5 month old Shih Tzu puppy in Dix Hills, getting ready for her first St. Patrick's Day.

Morgan is a 9 year Beagle , rescued
Photo Credit: Valerie Montes

Morgan is a 9 year Beagle , rescued 4 years ago. He is the best dog ever.

Great grand dog, Seymour-Seamus, celebrating St.Pats a wee
Photo Credit: Kate Rothe while dog sitting

Great grand dog, Seymour-Seamus, celebrating St.Pats a wee early!

It's a windy day today according to Cuddles!
Photo Credit: Heather Oggeri

It's a windy day today according to Cuddles!

Jack in the box. 11 year old Jack
Photo Credit: Kathryn Baron

Jack in the box. 11 year old Jack loves sitting and watching the grandkids play with their blocks in their block box.

Gracie, 13 months old, Mill Pond, Wantagh.
Photo Credit: John Ratomski

Gracie, 13 months old, Mill Pond, Wantagh.

Sloan awaiting spring at Atlantic Beach.
Photo Credit: Beth OConnor

Sloan awaiting spring at Atlantic Beach.

Chaemus is a lucky dog all year round!
Photo Credit: Katrin Summers

Chaemus is a lucky dog all year round! He is a 2 yr old Hovawart, a breed that originated in the Black Forest of Germany during the 1200's.

Mango is a three year orange tabby cat.
Photo Credit: Rebecca DeSimone, Holbrook NY

Mango is a three year orange tabby cat. He loves his mommy, Rebecca DeSimone so much, he lets her dress him up for special occasions. Here he is all decked out for St Patrick's Day.

Oakley taking on the snow in style with
Photo Credit: Kristyn Sandberg

Oakley taking on the snow in style with Oakley Goggles

Admiring his owners
Photo Credit: Roscoe and East meadow

Admiring his owners

Charlie is ready for St. Patrick?s Day!
Photo Credit: Brianna - East Islip

Charlie is ready for St. Patrick?s Day!

At Banfield, Petsmart in Levittown, NY. Waiting for
Photo Credit: Alejandro Martinez

At Banfield, Petsmart in Levittown, NY. Waiting for his Doctor to examine him. Dogs name is Benson Rocks!

Baci catching up on the Oscars!
Photo Credit: Danielle DiPrizito

Baci catching up on the Oscars!

Holly, a Saint Bernard, of Central Islip is
Photo Credit: Tara Maguire

Holly, a Saint Bernard, of Central Islip is enjoying a mild, winter March day as she relaxes on the shore of Robert Moses.

Chewie (Welsh Corgi) is chilling on her new
Photo Credit: Jim Carey

Chewie (Welsh Corgi) is chilling on her new gel pad in yard during the summer.

Casey is sporting the her patriotic pride.
Photo Credit: Annette Casazza

Casey is sporting the her patriotic pride.

Peace, Love and Understanding. Josie Girl, a 8-month
Photo Credit: Photo by Audrey Asaro of North B

Peace, Love and Understanding. Josie Girl, a 8-month ShihTzu, enjoys long walks with her family. She's ready to go out and enjoy the March weather. All you need is love with Josie Girl!

Someday my prince will come, Prince Harry is
Photo Credit: Fran Moss

Someday my prince will come, Prince Harry is a pure bred British Shorthair

Saint Bernards, Amos & Holly, and Weimaraner, Maggie
Photo Credit: Tara Maguire

Saint Bernards, Amos & Holly, and Weimaraner, Maggie Mae, of Central Islip are preparing for the upcoming St. Patrick's Day festivities and are dressed for a day of Irish Shenanigans!

Jessie our Goldendoodle is meeting a new friend
Photo Credit: Meredith Kramer, baiting hollow

Jessie our Goldendoodle is meeting a new friend in Baiting Hollow.

Snow days with my best friend.
Photo Credit: Alyssa Dowd, Farmingville

Snow days with my best friend.

Every is Irish on St. Patrick's Day says
Photo Credit: Quinn Cortese Huntington Station

Every is Irish on St. Patrick's Day says Pogo, looking bit Irish.

Mango is a three year old orange tabby
Photo Credit: Rebecca, Holbrook

Mango is a three year old orange tabby who loves his mommy Rebecca so much. So much so that he allows her to dress him up like this. He also has a Halloween costume, Santa costume and assorted hats and ties.

My rescued Yorkshire Terriers (left to right )
Photo Credit: Marisa Hammock of West Islip

My rescued Yorkshire Terriers (left to right ) Ashley, Mr.Mouse, Duchess hanging out together on the couch March 1, 2018.

Amazon delivers the goods. Bindi a ragdoll.
Photo Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Amazon delivers the goods. Bindi a ragdoll.

Pax, a red Labrador Retriever, enjoying some fun
Photo Credit: Diane Bentivegna, New Hyde Park

Pax, a red Labrador Retriever, enjoying some fun retrieves in our New Hyde Park backyard in February.

Steve enjoys catching up on the news every
Photo Credit: Glenn messina setauket

Steve enjoys catching up on the news every morning.

Moe a Coton de tulear and Sparkie our
Photo Credit: Karen Silbowitz

Moe a Coton de tulear and Sparkie our California rescue making sure things are in order.

Tula at Orient Causeway.
Photo Credit: Dan Wright

Tula at Orient Causeway.

Jones beach sunset enjoyed by Bodhi and his
Photo Credit: Devin wantagh

Jones beach sunset enjoyed by Bodhi and his Dad

Reading on a Sunday afternoon.
Photo Credit: Annette Tescher

Reading on a Sunday afternoon.

Sammy just being a fashion posing pup.
Photo Credit: Wynette Bates

Sammy just being a fashion posing pup.

Eli loving eating his snowball!
Photo Credit: Linsey, west Babylon, ny

Eli loving eating his snowball!

My son's French bulldog puppy in backyard on
Photo Credit: Nicole Luikart Plainview NY

My son's French bulldog puppy in backyard on February 9th 2019

My big beautiful boy. Gable loves the snow.
Photo Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove

My big beautiful boy. Gable loves the snow.

9 year old sisters, Katie and Lucy, chilling
Photo Credit: Ronni Katz

9 year old sisters, Katie and Lucy, chilling in the yard.

Daisy, a pit mix, just chillin' on the
Photo Credit: Laurie Miller

Daisy, a pit mix, just chillin' on the sofa.

Three dragons. Tater, Ocean and Turkey are three
Photo Credit: Ralph Towlen

Three dragons. Tater, Ocean and Turkey are three female Labrador Retrievers going for a hike in the Pine Barrens.

Alfie smiling for National Love Your Pet Day!
Photo Credit: Raina Harris, East Meadow

Alfie smiling for National Love Your Pet Day!

Our recent rescue Wrigley - although deaf and
Photo Credit: Dot Libby

Our recent rescue Wrigley - although deaf and mostly blind - still enjoys his days and brings great joy to ours!

Tito (beagle/bull dog mix) loves to run around
Photo Credit: LISA MCQUAIL, WANTAGH

Tito (beagle/bull dog mix) loves to run around our yard in Wantagh and play with soccer balls and lacrosse balls. He gets pretty exhausted, but still wants to play. Tito is my "gran pup."

Twinkle laying on my bed.
Photo Credit: Ginger Geronimo, Birmingham, Ala

Twinkle laying on my bed.

Looking out st the snow!
Photo Credit: Mary Ann, Brentwood

Looking out st the snow!

Clancy out playing in the snow on Tuesday,
Photo Credit: Barbara

Clancy out playing in the snow on Tuesday, 2-12-19.

Mia & Luke wishing everyone a Happy Valentines
Photo Credit: Theresa Syers

Mia & Luke wishing everyone a Happy Valentines Day.

Bailey enjoying one of his first snow days!
Photo Credit: Alyssa Dowd from Farmingville

Bailey enjoying one of his first snow days!

10 month old Marty Salecker from North Shore
Photo Credit: Bryan Salecker

10 month old Marty Salecker from North Shore loves his couch.

Sally and Lucas on doggie couch. Holbrook, NY.
Photo Credit: Sue Squillanti Holbrook

Sally and Lucas on doggie couch. Holbrook, NY.

Our Maltese, Mia hanging out with her bird
Photo Credit: Patricia Oconnell

Our Maltese, Mia hanging out with her bird brother, Gabe.

Minnie, a Kent Animal Shelter rescue, snuggling with
Photo Credit: Maureen Branagan, her Mama

Minnie, a Kent Animal Shelter rescue, snuggling with her baby!

Tootsie & LuLu, in Belmont Lake State Park,
Photo Credit: Christine Mulhearn

Tootsie & LuLu, in Belmont Lake State Park, February 2

Although we haven't had much snow here on
Photo Credit: Diane Bentivegna, New Hyde Park,

Although we haven't had much snow here on Long Island this winter, the sunsets have been extraordinary, especially when shared with my best friend, Pax, a red Labrador Retriever from New Hyde Park.

Bodhi is a 6 month old pure bred
Photo Credit: Michael Nigra

Bodhi is a 6 month old pure bred Chocolate Lab. He likes playing goalie at the local park

1 year old Winter White Bruno loving his
Photo Credit: Cherie Christenson of North Bell

1 year old Winter White Bruno loving his scarf during a cold January day at home in North Bellmore

6 yo black lab Nellie enjoying some down
Photo Credit: Cherie Christenson of North Bell

6 yo black lab Nellie enjoying some down time while mom gets ready for work .

3 yo yellow lab Dakota and 1 yo
Photo Credit: Cherie Christenson of North Bell

3 yo yellow lab Dakota and 1 yo English cream golden retriever Bruno show their profiles on a cold January day in North Bellmore

Princess in the Tower: Lucy a 3-year-old toy
Photo Credit: Joan Enright

Princess in the Tower: Lucy a 3-year-old toy poodle who only weighs 6 pounds worked her way up to the top of all the pillows on the bed.

Tula and sunrise on the beach.
Photo Credit: Dan Wright, East Marion

Tula and sunrise on the beach.

Our Mini Goldendoodle Chewbacca (aka chewy) is ready
Photo Credit: Erin Kirk

Our Mini Goldendoodle Chewbacca (aka chewy) is ready for winter!

Rocky Calzone enjoying a winter day at Crabmeafow
Photo Credit: Jo-Ann Grimando

Rocky Calzone enjoying a winter day at Crabmeafow beach in Northport

Spring is on its way
Photo Credit: Joy Sparano Centereach

Spring is on its way

Our beautiful rescue, Misty, all ready for St.
Photo Credit: Laura Diver, Kings Park, NY

Our beautiful rescue, Misty, all ready for St. Patrick's Day Parade.

Lily as a ferocious grizzly bear (okay, maybe
Photo Credit: Diane Biegler, Commack

Lily as a ferocious grizzly bear (okay, maybe a teddy bear)

Happy ValenTIM's Day! This optical illusion is of
Photo Credit: Nani Badalian, Shoreham, NY

Happy ValenTIM's Day! This optical illusion is of Timmy. Timmy is a rescue, formerly from Binghamton and now resides in Shoreham, NY.

Let?s go Rangers! Gracie a one year old
Photo Credit: Suzanne Rivelli Center Moriches

Let?s go Rangers! Gracie a one year old pit bull mix is ready for her favorite hockey team to win!!

Chelsea is the Cat's Meow in her neighborhood.
Photo Credit: Marie Sussingham - Merrick

Chelsea is the Cat's Meow in her neighborhood. Princeton Place in Merrick

Bogart is rooting for his team to win
Photo Credit: Melissa Donahoe

Bogart is rooting for his team to win the Super Bowl.

Sophie is chillin like a villain. Islip,NY on
Photo Credit: Gabriella Columbo, Islip

Sophie is chillin like a villain. Islip,NY on January 31st, 2019.

The Crow, in his holiday Buffalo plaid.
Photo Credit: Victoria Oyster Bay

The Crow, in his holiday Buffalo plaid.

Scotch and Whiskey
Photo Credit: Maria Calabro

Scotch and Whiskey

Sparticus waiting for Spring Training to start.
Photo Credit: Jessica Rossi Swenson now living

Sparticus waiting for Spring Training to start.

Let's go for a walk!
Photo Credit: Susan Klaus

Let's go for a walk!

My daughter hugging my 3 year old golden
Photo Credit: Diane Banner Huntington ny

My daughter hugging my 3 year old golden doodle

Tonight at 8 degrees, Gracie in Rocky Point
Photo Credit: Rachel Hearn-Somma

Tonight at 8 degrees, Gracie in Rocky Point finds her winter coat still fits her! Yes!

Lil Bentley -Just a basket full of love
Photo Credit: Yiayia Emily

Lil Bentley -Just a basket full of love

Toby and his stick
Photo Credit: Diane Biegler, Commack

Toby and his stick

Handsome Cooper and Lily enjoying the day together.
Photo Credit: Diane Biegler, Commack

Handsome Cooper and Lily enjoying the day together.

Life is Good for Romeo since he was
Photo Credit: Kathy McNally

Life is Good for Romeo since he was rescued from the shelter. He hasn?t stopped purring in his new home!

Nose to Nose. Sonny, left, and his best
Photo Credit: Marc Eisenoff

Nose to Nose. Sonny, left, and his best buddy Jackie at play with a ball that neither wants to give up.

Lily doing a little Daryl Dixon cosplay
Photo Credit: Diane Biegler, Commack

Lily doing a little Daryl Dixon cosplay

Alfie loves to smile! East Meadow
Photo Credit: Raina Harris

Alfie loves to smile! East Meadow

Spending time at our favorite walking spot- Belmont
Photo Credit: Amanda Muller

Spending time at our favorite walking spot- Belmont Lake State Park.

Relaxing after the Christmas rush. Only took 4
Photo Credit: Kathy McNally

Relaxing after the Christmas rush. Only took 4 months to get Roxy the boxer and Romeo to get along this well!

Clyde 3 year old Golden Retriever brings in
Photo Credit: Howie Frisch

Clyde 3 year old Golden Retriever brings in the new year with friends.

Gunner is smiling at Centerport Beach.
Photo Credit: Jenna from Greenlawn

Gunner is smiling at Centerport Beach.

Scamp (small dog) and Nash (big dog) in
Photo Credit: Erin donovan- farmingdale

Scamp (small dog) and Nash (big dog) in the Christmas spirit. 

This is Rosie my 11 year old Scottie
Photo Credit: lenore ilberg

This is Rosie my 11 year old Scottie who enjoys creature comforts. She's the Pillow Princess!

Iggy, (aka:The Beast) our 8 year old Uromastyx,
Photo Credit: Francesca Carlow, Plainview NY

Iggy, (aka:The Beast) our 8 year old Uromastyx, enjoying the sun's rays in our backyard.

Molly is celebrating a Happy New Year Day.
Photo Credit: Mary Obrien

Molly is celebrating a Happy New Year Day.

Let's get the Christmas cookies out.
Photo Credit: James Lumsden

Let's get the Christmas cookies out.

Sibbie relaxing by the fire Christmas morning after
Photo Credit: Joan Marchese

Sibbie relaxing by the fire Christmas morning after opening her presents.

Shadow & Destiny Rose are ready for the
Photo Credit: Julie Cattani

Shadow & Destiny Rose are ready for the 2019.

Luna, an 11yr old female tuxedo cat, who
Photo Credit: Adriana Navaro

Luna, an 11yr old female tuxedo cat, who is very friendly, snuggly and vocal and was on Santa's good list this year.

Best Friends taking a nap on kitchen floor
Photo Credit: Alana Fried

Best Friends taking a nap on kitchen floor until leftovers are served! Zoe, 13 years old, Golden Retriever and Sandy, 8, Cocker Spaniel

Chanel Is telling Santa what she wants for
Photo Credit: Shaun Ramnath

Chanel Is telling Santa what she wants for Christmas.

Alfie ready for New Year's!
Photo Credit: Raina, East Meadow

Alfie ready for New Year's!

Ted, my Yorkiepoo getting ready for the holidays
Photo Credit: Chrissi Pappas Miller Place, NY

Ted, my Yorkiepoo getting ready for the holidays by donning his Christmas attire.

Bee Gee is ready for the snow!
Photo Credit: Kathy, Smithtown

Bee Gee is ready for the snow!

Crystal talking to mom and dad about the
Photo Credit: Ellen Boyd

Crystal talking to mom and dad about the holidays while helping wrap gifts

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