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

Pax, a one year old red Labrador Retriever
Reader Photo Credit: Diane Bentivegna

Pax, a one year old red Labrador Retriever from New Hyde Park, is all smiles because Spring has finally arrived and we are getting ready for hiking season.

Yoshi, the blue lynx point Himalayan, is just
Reader Photo Credit: Robin Viola, East Quogue

Yoshi, the blue lynx point Himalayan, is just being his usual adorable self.

Cocoa doesn't think he can reach the controls.
Reader Photo Credit: Marisa Falbo, Floral Park

Cocoa doesn't think he can reach the controls. But he'd like to give it a try!

Bailey & Ella siblings , strong bond, 15
Reader Photo Credit: Nanette Spatafore from Lindenhur

Bailey & Ella siblings , strong bond, 15 months old kitties, our babies They are inseparable. ?? Nap time from playing.

Dog Weekend at Old Westbury Gardens. Here is
Reader Photo Credit: Linda Karlin, Valley Stream

Dog Weekend at Old Westbury Gardens. Here is Rusty Schneiderman's Great Dane enjoying a lovely afternoon at Old Westbury Gardens.

Dog Weekend at Old Westbury Gardens. Here is
Reader Photo Credit: Linda Karlin, Valley Stream

Dog Weekend at Old Westbury Gardens. Here is Gary Ryder with his cute dog Gabby enjoying the day at Old Westbury Gardens.

Cleo says:
Reader Photo Credit: Zuzana Fabova, Revuca

Cleo says: "My bed is whenever I choose it to be."

Madison, the liver English Springer Spaniel, is waking
Reader Photo Credit: Robin Viola, East Quogue

Madison, the liver English Springer Spaniel, is waking up.

Hoss the English Bulldog with his friend Luna
Reader Photo Credit: Joanne Clemente Nesconset NY

Hoss the English Bulldog with his friend Luna the cat

Taking a vacation after Sheepherding
Reader Photo Credit: Sheila skidmore

Taking a vacation after Sheepherding

REMY 14 week old Malshipoo read for a
Reader Photo Credit: LAURIE KAROL

REMY 14 week old Malshipoo read for a "pj party"

Bandit is so excited.
Reader Photo Credit: Colleen, Levittown

Bandit is so excited.

This is my baby Kitty. Such a sweet
Reader Photo Credit: Joshua - Tampa, FL

This is my baby Kitty. Such a sweet boy who loves to cuddle and steak your food when you're not looking.

Eva, a weimaraner puppy, taking some early morning
Reader Photo Credit: Bill Parrish

Eva, a weimaraner puppy, taking some early morning sun!

The Gang
Reader Photo Credit: Lisa Real

The Gang

My eight month old golden doodle Frannie having
Reader Photo Credit: I did (Wes Berkowitz)

My eight month old golden doodle Frannie having a quizzical look on her face.

Charlie being really really ridiculously good looking.
Reader Photo Credit: Brianna - East Islip

Charlie being really really ridiculously good looking.

Coco visiting the Vet at Center Moriches Animal
Reader Photo Credit: George Cabrera from Patchogue

Coco visiting the Vet at Center Moriches Animal Hospital.

My two year old golden doodle Zoe after
Reader Photo Credit: I did (Wes Berkowitz)

My two year old golden doodle Zoe after her bath

Miley, a 2-month-old Purebred German Shepard, caught staring
Reader Photo Credit: Jojo Icart

Miley, a 2-month-old Purebred German Shepard, caught staring at a squirel.

Rosie is ready to go shopping!
Reader Photo Credit: Lisa Real

Rosie is ready to go shopping!

Moose Gold of Plainview enjoying a ice cream

Moose Gold of Plainview enjoying a ice cream pupwich at the Magic Fountain In Mattituck Photo by David Gold of Plainview

Puller enjoying the nice weather
Reader Photo Credit: Laura Helf Peconic

Puller enjoying the nice weather

Cooper trying to stay warm
Reader Photo Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove

Cooper trying to stay warm

Beaching it
Reader Photo Credit: GAyle Riccon

Beaching it

Cockapoo sisters, Lexi and Matzah Ball, enjoying one
Reader Photo Credit: Laurie Chester, North Bellmore

Cockapoo sisters, Lexi and Matzah Ball, enjoying one of their favorite activities at home.

Ollie is helping his Grandpa do Newsday's Daily
Reader Photo Credit: Jessica V from Miller Place, NY

Ollie is helping his Grandpa do Newsday's Daily Crossword Puzzle!

My eight month old golden doodle (Frannie) going
Reader Photo Credit: I did (Wes Berkowitz)

My eight month old golden doodle (Frannie) going for a ride on my two year old golden doodle (Zoe).

Sibbie and Josh enjoying Downtown Sounds in Glen
Reader Photo Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove

Sibbie and Josh enjoying Downtown Sounds in Glen Cove.

The Real kids. Franky Alex Ziggy Rosie &
Reader Photo Credit: Jose R

The Real kids. Franky Alex Ziggy Rosie & Yogi

Cuda getting ready for 1st Black tie event
Reader Photo Credit: Aunt DeeDee

Cuda getting ready for 1st Black tie event - how do I look?

Snow Frenchie Sculpture made by Vincent Bianco for
Reader Photo Credit: Graciela Carrillo, Commack, NY

Snow Frenchie Sculpture made by Vincent Bianco for our dog @gamble_frenchie on IG

Gable, Cooper and Sibble waiting for cookies
Reader Photo Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove

Gable, Cooper and Sibble waiting for cookies

Sibbie sitting outside on the deck listening to
Reader Photo Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove

Sibbie sitting outside on the deck listening to the birds.

Smudge a 5 yr old PomChi can?t wait
Reader Photo Credit: Bob Vicchiullo

Smudge a 5 yr old PomChi can?t wait for warm weather..

Lily the longhaired dachshund is patiently waiting for
Reader Photo Credit: Dayna Nattis, Woodbury NY

Lily the longhaired dachshund is patiently waiting for some spring-time weather so she can hang out outside!!

Miley, a 2-month-old Purebred German Shepard, enjoying her
Reader Photo Credit: Jojo Icart

Miley, a 2-month-old Purebred German Shepard, enjoying her first snow!

Lilah the beautiful Great Dane loves lounging on
Reader Photo Credit: Meghan Krug

Lilah the beautiful Great Dane loves lounging on the couch.

Max and Ruby, 10 year old mini schnauzers.
Reader Photo Credit: Erin Zas huntington bay

Max and Ruby, 10 year old mini schnauzers. Brother and sis love hanging out at home with the family. They're always together.

LP, 2 year old Snorkie. He loves hoping
Reader Photo Credit: Erin Zas huntington bay

LP, 2 year old Snorkie. He loves hoping around the snow with his toys. He looks like a snowball.

This is Rusty enjoying his new room. You
Reader Photo Credit: Lauren Rossi, East Islip

This is Rusty enjoying his new room. You can follow him on his Instagram. It?s taking off! He joined three days ago and has 1,300 followers! @rusty_thecavapoo

Happy Spring! -Riley
Reader Photo Credit: Patti Novy, Hauppauge

Happy Spring! -Riley

TySin searching high and low for Spring even
Reader Photo Credit: Lisa Germano

TySin searching high and low for Spring even though it's here!! 4/2/18 Argyle Lake N.Y.

Duke posing for the camera with his favorite
Reader Photo Credit: Kristina Reuter

Duke posing for the camera with his favorite toy

Max, 10 year mini schnauzer. Loves his summer
Reader Photo Credit: Erin Zas huntington bay

Max, 10 year mini schnauzer. Loves his summer sunsets in Shelter Island.

Gable loves to eat the snow!
Reader Photo Credit: Joan Marchese

Gable loves to eat the snow!

Liam?s giant Snowman with his dog Penny
Reader Photo Credit: John Brown / Bellmore

Liam?s giant Snowman with his dog Penny

Sibbie loves the Flower Show at Hicks!
Reader Photo Credit: Joan Marchese

Sibbie loves the Flower Show at Hicks!

Kaleb loving the snow
Reader Photo Credit: Chrissy

Kaleb loving the snow

TySin waiting to enjoy the beach again without
Reader Photo Credit: Lisa Germano

TySin waiting to enjoy the beach again without snow! 3/28/18 Cold Harbor Springs N.Y.

Cowie, Catching some after-dinner zzzz's
Reader Photo Credit: Robin Brunet, Massapequa

Cowie, Catching some after-dinner zzzz's

Sammy doing what he loves best. Getting dirty
Reader Photo Credit: Jessica Gardner. Massapequa, NY

Sammy doing what he loves best. Getting dirty so he can take a bath.

Tank found the Easter Bunny.
Reader Photo Credit: Anthony Graziosi

Tank found the Easter Bunny.

Blissa - All ready for Easter
Reader Photo Credit: Andrea Abrahamsen - Medford

Blissa - All ready for Easter

Two of our baby goats in their pajamas.

Two of our baby goats in their pajamas.

Happy Birthday 2nd Birthday to Francesca.
Reader Photo Credit: Jose

Happy Birthday 2nd Birthday to Francesca.

Sammy sporting his sweater and man bun. Ready
Reader Photo Credit: Jessica Gardner. Massapequa, NY

Sammy sporting his sweater and man bun. Ready for a haircut.

Sheldon, the wiener dog, smiling next to his
Reader Photo Credit: Kristen, East Northport

Sheldon, the wiener dog, smiling next to his new portrait. Spot on!

Louie Just lounging
Reader Photo Credit: Chloe

Louie Just lounging

Little Zoe chilling around getting a sun tan?
Reader Photo Credit: Jenna Bragg

Little Zoe chilling around getting a sun tan?

Moose Gold of Plainview checking out the aftermath
Reader Photo Credit: David Gold, Plainview, NY

Moose Gold of Plainview checking out the aftermath of the nor'easter this week on 3/22/18

Brother and sister, Lilly and Leo, are enjoying
Reader Photo Credit: Michelle - Bohemia

Brother and sister, Lilly and Leo, are enjoying jumping and playing in the snow together!

Chloe (black cockapoo) & Captain Happy Pants (apricot
Reader Photo Credit: Yair Koenig, Woodmere, LI

Chloe (black cockapoo) & Captain Happy Pants (apricot chug (pug/chihuahua)) making rounds in the snow this evening in Woodmere, LI

Nothing goes better than a dachshund, Sheldon, and
Reader Photo Credit: Kristen, East Northport

Nothing goes better than a dachshund, Sheldon, and a bunny!

Chewy making his way through the snow. Winter
Reader Photo Credit: Victoria Lenehan Deer Park

Chewy making his way through the snow. Winter Storm Toby

Peyton having fun in the snow!
Reader Photo Credit: Martina DiSanto

Peyton having fun in the snow!

Rosie playing in the snow.
Reader Photo Credit: Juliet Marinello

Rosie playing in the snow.

Just a Bunny in her Easter Dress ...
Reader Photo Credit: Shaun Ramnath , Hauppauge NY

Just a Bunny in her Easter Dress ...

Jack is a 6 year old Havanese getting
Reader Photo Credit: Martin Daniels, Levittown

Jack is a 6 year old Havanese getting ready for my daughter?s wedding

Sheldon realized eggs aren't just good for hiding,
Reader Photo Credit: Kristen, East Northport

Sheldon realized eggs aren't just good for hiding, but are also a great accessory! He is ready for Easter!

My grandDOGter Stella is excited to observe Passover
Reader Photo Credit: Lynn Wolf, Old Westbury

My grandDOGter Stella is excited to observe Passover next week.

Tango and his new friend toby enjoying playing
Reader Photo Credit: Brianna Pagano

Tango and his new friend toby enjoying playing in the snow! #LIWeather

Louie likes to pretend he?s out relaxing in
Reader Photo Credit: Rose Braun Franklin Square

Louie likes to pretend he?s out relaxing in the garden on a cold rainy day.

Sam making weight
Reader Photo Credit: John Madsen

Sam making weight

Jessie, an Old English Sheepdog from Long Beach,
Reader Photo Credit: Maureen Clarke

Jessie, an Old English Sheepdog from Long Beach, is celebrating St. Patrick?s Day!

Caption:
Reader Photo Credit: Marisa Hammock

Caption: "Mouse. Mr. Mouse. 007." Name: "Mr. Mouse", one of our rescued Yorkshire Terriers (10 Years old). Picture taken at our home in West Islip, NY.

Rocco is wearing a traditional kimono purchased at
Reader Photo Credit: Theresa Mejia, Central Islip

Rocco is wearing a traditional kimono purchased at Epco/Orlando, China Pavilion. That is one dapper looking Chiweenie.

Roxy a 1-year-old Morkie enjoying her first St.
Reader Photo Credit: Kaitlyn Fitzgerald, West Babylon

Roxy a 1-year-old Morkie enjoying her first St. Patrick?s Day at home, waiting for the family to celebrate, dressed up in all green

Charlie is ready for St. Patrick's Day!
Reader Photo Credit: Brianna Walsh, East Islip

Charlie is ready for St. Patrick's Day!

Shirley, getting in the mood for St. Patty?s
Reader Photo Credit: Brian Schneider, Miller Place, N

Shirley, getting in the mood for St. Patty?s Day!

Franky taking in some sun
Reader Photo Credit: Jose

Franky taking in some sun

Lacey 10 month old Cavapoo enjoying the St.
Reader Photo Credit: Lou Garofolo

Lacey 10 month old Cavapoo enjoying the St. Patrick's day parade in Bayport on 3/11/18

Our rescue,Misty, all ready for St Patrick?s Day!!
Reader Photo Credit: John Diver

Our rescue,Misty, all ready for St Patrick?s Day!!

I love St. Patrick?s Day
Reader Photo Credit: Marianne Kennedy

I love St. Patrick?s Day

Mia, looking to celebrate St. Paddy?s Day
Reader Photo Credit: Marianne Kennedy

Mia, looking to celebrate St. Paddy?s Day

I love bows!
Reader Photo Credit: Marianne Kennedy

I love bows!

Franky is ready for easter.
Reader Photo Credit: Jose R.

Franky is ready for easter.

Lola enjoying the snow storm!
Reader Photo Credit: Jen Miller Place

Lola enjoying the snow storm!

Taco the Dog Fisherman of Gloucester.
Reader Photo Credit: David Eisenberg, Massapequa, NY

Taco the Dog Fisherman of Gloucester.

Snow nose!! Our mushy & so loved 7
Reader Photo Credit: Gloria Luchsinger

Snow nose!! Our mushy & so loved 7 year old Lab/Shepard/Pit mix Otis!! Who rescued who? He makes every day a better day for our family!!!

Samson doing the ? NOD-SQUAD?...
Reader Photo Credit: John Madsen

Samson doing the ? NOD-SQUAD?...

Wishing you all a Happy St.Pattys Day!
Reader Photo Credit: Diane Coglietta

Wishing you all a Happy St.Pattys Day!

Klaus, a 6-year-old German Shepherd, loves to play
Reader Photo Credit: Payton McCarthy

Klaus, a 6-year-old German Shepherd, loves to play in the snow!

Dreaming of my next vacation with my Hoomans
Reader Photo Credit: Marianne Kennedy

Dreaming of my next vacation with my Hoomans

Waiting for mommy to come home
Reader Photo Credit: Mary Ann Moyer

Waiting for mommy to come home

Cleo from Doggie U K9 Academy, flying through
Reader Photo Credit: Toros Photography Kitchener, Ont

Cleo from Doggie U K9 Academy, flying through the Lure Course at The Pet Expo March 4th!

Little Bob - so comfortable!
Reader Photo Credit: Catie Clark

Little Bob - so comfortable!

Kayla getting ready for St. Patrick's Day
Reader Photo Credit: Danielle, Wantagh NY

Kayla getting ready for St. Patrick's Day

LI Fsmily Pet Expo March 4th 2008. The
Reader Photo Credit: Margie Ronkonkoma ny

LI Fsmily Pet Expo March 4th 2008. The lure track

The Real crew Ziggy,Franky,Yogi & Rosie
Reader Photo Credit: Jose

The Real crew Ziggy,Franky,Yogi & Rosie

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.

These are photos of our rescued cats. We
Reader Photo Credit: Marion Lonegro, Smithtown

These are photos of our rescued cats. We got them from Last Hope. They are brothers. Mac and Cheese. They are sharing diner with us. In our kitchen on 2/26/2018

Doc, a 4-year-old rescued Wheaten Terrier mix, enjoying
Reader Photo Credit: Michele Wallach

Doc, a 4-year-old rescued Wheaten Terrier mix, enjoying an intense ball game despite the windy weather at the Valley Stream Dog Park

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

Our granddog Tucker the Pom getting ready for a run!

FRANKIE AS THE EASTER BUNNY IN THE FLOWER'S
Reader Photo Credit: AUDREY MCHUGH FROM BABYLON VILLA

FRANKIE AS THE EASTER BUNNY IN THE FLOWER'S AT HOME FEBRUARY 27,2018.

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

Alaska (black) and Bastion (orange) cuddling!

Jake guarding orchids
Reader Photo Credit: Doug helder

Jake guarding orchids

First week in New York and enjoying the
Reader Photo Credit: Genevieve, Lake Grove

First week in New York and enjoying the weather!

Kalli and Coty stuck together like glue...
Reader Photo Credit: Linda A Smith

Kalli and Coty stuck together like glue...

He is being an angel which is not
Reader Photo Credit: Michael Roberts

He is being an angel which is not

Melissa Tulip, 5, and Park, 11, dachshunds, love
Reader Photo Credit: Barbara Anne Kirshner

Melissa Tulip, 5, and Park, 11, dachshunds, love hanging out together.

Toby and Brody getting into mischief
Reader Photo Credit: Kelli Halatas, East Rockaway

Toby and Brody getting into mischief

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

Oliver Fred enjoying this gorgeous New York weather!!

Toby and Brody.....inseparable brothers
Reader Photo Credit: Kelli Halatas, East Rockaway

Toby and Brody.....inseparable brothers

Our cat Dash sleeping on a lazy Sunday
Reader Photo Credit: Tony Matranga East Northport

Our cat Dash sleeping on a lazy Sunday afternoon. Taken 2/25/18

Hurricane Samson .. nobody puts baby in the
Reader Photo Credit: John madsen

Hurricane Samson .. nobody puts baby in the corner !..

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

This is macaroni the kitten wearing my backpack

Sibbie trying to get Cooper to play ball
Reader Photo Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove, NY

Sibbie trying to get Cooper to play ball with her.

This is my niece Bailey, an 11 year
Reader Photo Credit: Catherine Vieyra, Forest Hills,

This is my niece Bailey, an 11 year old Havanese. She greets with joy everyone she meets, and will often stand on her hind legs and "clap" for people! She just woke up in this photo and was cranky.

Gable likes being outside on the furniture, even
Reader Photo Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove, NY

Gable likes being outside on the furniture, even when the cushions aren't on them!

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

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.

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

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