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

Jake bringing in a leaf after playing outside
Reader Photo Credit: Me

Jake bringing in a leaf after playing outside

Waiting for Santa
Reader Photo Credit: Valerie, Shirley, NY

Waiting for Santa

Maggie, 2 year old King Charles. Tribute to
Reader Photo Credit: Alison Mac Millan- New Hyde Park

Maggie, 2 year old King Charles. Tribute to Pancreatic Cancer Month.

Our Eddie rescued 3-1/2 years ago loves playing
Reader Photo Credit: Ilana Konel

Our Eddie rescued 3-1/2 years ago loves playing with and kissing his Wooly ??

Oliver all set for winter in his new
Reader Photo Credit: Denise zimmermann

Oliver all set for winter in his new sweater

What a good looking crew! Ruger, DaisyMae and
Reader Photo Credit: Valerie, Shirley, NY

What a good looking crew! Ruger, DaisyMae and Chester

CLYDE WAITING TO OPEN HIS CHRISTMAS GIFT
Reader Photo Credit: LUCILLE TARASCO

CLYDE WAITING TO OPEN HIS CHRISTMAS GIFT

Brrr, it's cold out! Cocoa is getting ready
Reader Photo Credit: Marisa, Floral Park

Brrr, it's cold out! Cocoa is getting ready for cold weather with his new scarf.

Vada and Bosco love to ride in the
Reader Photo Credit: daughter, Jennifer Grossbach

Vada and Bosco love to ride in the car with granddaugher, Lyla.

Spencer all groomed and ready for his wedding
Reader Photo Credit: Aaron Oceanside

Spencer all groomed and ready for his wedding day

Cody the pup bundled up after the chilly
Reader Photo Credit: ali mehring

Cody the pup bundled up after the chilly weekend on the Island!

Boxer Jameson Marie(right) puts her arm around her
Reader Photo Credit: Michele Lawton Patchogue

Boxer Jameson Marie(right) puts her arm around her bestie Emma Sue (left) as they hang out on a Saturday night.

Jax and Theo enjoying the colors of fall.
Reader Photo Credit: Maddie McKillop, Sayville, NY

Jax and Theo enjoying the colors of fall.

Bailey, a 7 year old Morkie,is getting ready
Reader Photo Credit: Tammy Rosenbaum

Bailey, a 7 year old Morkie,is getting ready for hot diggity dog Halloween

happy Halloween https://www.instagram.com/its_macarella/
Reader Photo Credit: Blerim

happy Halloween https://www.instagram.com/its_macarella/

Ruby the rescue bulldog celebrating Halloween as a
Reader Photo Credit: Shannon DiMartino, West Hempstea

Ruby the rescue bulldog celebrating Halloween as a Pup-kin Spice latte

Lily as the Wienermobile for Halloween
Reader Photo Credit: Diane Biegler, Commack

Lily as the Wienermobile for Halloween

HEIDI LOVES TO WATCH TV SEATING ON THE
Reader Photo Credit: EMILY PROFETA, SHIRLEY NEW YORK

HEIDI LOVES TO WATCH TV SEATING ON THE COUCH.. ALSO LOOKING PRETTY FOR HER TREATERS

Max waiting patiently for more Trick-or-Treaters to come
Reader Photo Credit: Christine Murphy, Holtsville, NY

Max waiting patiently for more Trick-or-Treaters to come knocking

Someone say rain?

Someone say rain?

This is Darcy showing you her beautiful green
Reader Photo Credit: Carol. Plainview

This is Darcy showing you her beautiful green eyes

Cookie loves Fall, it's her birthday season !
Reader Photo Credit: Brittney Nassau

Cookie loves Fall, it's her birthday season !

This is Moe at 6 months. A very
Reader Photo Credit: Tricia Magliulo

This is Moe at 6 months. A very sweet loving cat from day one!

Does this dinosaur costume make me look scary?
Reader Photo Credit: Leigh D'Angelo, Sound Beach

Does this dinosaur costume make me look scary? Bon Bon as a Bonasaures for Halloween.

Ready for trick or treat?
Reader Photo Credit: Jeanne

Ready for trick or treat?

This is Lola 1st halliween.
Reader Photo Credit: Bronx

This is Lola 1st halliween.

2 1/2 year old Conan likes to play
Reader Photo Credit: Kimberly Kennedy

2 1/2 year old Conan likes to play peek a boo when changing the bed sheets

Happy Halloween from Nutmeg

Happy Halloween from Nutmeg

Can we play something for you?
Reader Photo Credit: rose ann weis

Can we play something for you?

Going on a cruise, looking for treasures
Reader Photo Credit: Ann Marie Weis, Lake Grove

Going on a cruise, looking for treasures

Lily will do her tricks for treats.
Reader Photo Credit: Suzanne Surdo, Deer Park

Lily will do her tricks for treats.

Sibbie enjoying Otto the Ghost exhibit at Hicks!
Reader Photo Credit: Joan Marchese, Glen Cove, NY

Sibbie enjoying Otto the Ghost exhibit at Hicks!

Tama's new hairstyle for Halloween! She loves clowning
Reader Photo Credit: Kathy McGivney

Tama's new hairstyle for Halloween! She loves clowning around!

**Plz use this photo as my submission**Jack Ortiz

**Plz use this photo as my submission**Jack Ortiz of Floral Park, 7-year old Chihuahua

Aargh. It's a pirate's life for me.
Reader Photo Credit: Julie Nittoli

Aargh. It's a pirate's life for me.

How long do I have to wear this

How long do I have to wear this costume????

Chloe strutting her stuff
Reader Photo Credit: kae montalvo, copiague, ny

Chloe strutting her stuff

Ahoy Matey. Give me a treat or you'll
Reader Photo Credit: Maddie from Levittown

Ahoy Matey. Give me a treat or you'll walk the plank

Monty, an 11 year old Puggle, and Kenzie,
Reader Photo Credit: Kimberly Bernth Remsenburg

Monty, an 11 year old Puggle, and Kenzie, a 6 year old French Bulldog, waiting for treats

Tired first mate
Reader Photo Credit: Julie Nittoli

Tired first mate

Buster, 3 yr old Pocket Beagle all dressed
Reader Photo Credit: Marie

Buster, 3 yr old Pocket Beagle all dressed for Halloween.

Senor Chico
Reader Photo Credit: J Slice Hauppauge NY

Senor Chico

Brooklyn is anxiously awaiting Halloween ?
Reader Photo Credit: Gina DAgostino from Franklin Squ

Brooklyn is anxiously awaiting Halloween ?

Brooklyn ready for Halloween
Reader Photo Credit: Royce Pagnotta

Brooklyn ready for Halloween

Cody and Kody enjoying the dog days of
Reader Photo Credit: Kara Foldes

Cody and Kody enjoying the dog days of summer at Old Westbury Gardens

Kitty loves her Great Pumpkin!
Reader Photo Credit: Paul Baker

Kitty loves her Great Pumpkin!

Zoe as a belly dancer
Reader Photo Credit: Carol Buccino of bayshore

Zoe as a belly dancer

Kody planning many staycations with his eyes closed
Reader Photo Credit: Kara Foldes, Wantagh NY

Kody planning many staycations with his eyes closed

Beach Bum!
Reader Photo Credit: Robin Laveman, Oyster Bay Cove

Beach Bum!

Lily holding on to Zero, from The Nightmare
Reader Photo Credit: Diane Biegler, Commack

Lily holding on to Zero, from The Nightmare Before Christmas

Alfie the fire man
Reader Photo Credit: Carol Buccino of bayshore

Alfie the fire man

Duke the construction worker
Reader Photo Credit: Carol Buccino from bayshore

Duke the construction worker

Alfie duke and Zoe waiting for trick or
Reader Photo Credit: Carol Buccino from bayshore

Alfie duke and Zoe waiting for trick or treaters in their costumes

Happy Hallo-wiener! Love ~ Simon, Olive, Lucy &
Reader Photo Credit: Scott Boger Southold

Happy Hallo-wiener! Love ~ Simon, Olive, Lucy & Lily

Dakota releasing her inner lion
Reader Photo Credit: Brittany Rosino

Dakota releasing her inner lion

Logan, a Labradoodle, taking a break from his
Reader Photo Credit: Michelle Balogh, Smithtown

Logan, a Labradoodle, taking a break from his walk at Avalon Park, Stony Brook.

Alfie duke and Zoe in stroller
Reader Photo Credit: Carol Buccino of bayshore

Alfie duke and Zoe in stroller

Woof!

Woof!

Leo loved visiting Stakeys Pumpkin Farm in Riverhead!
Reader Photo Credit: Jennifer from East Islip

Leo loved visiting Stakeys Pumpkin Farm in Riverhead!

Blondes have more fun - Jackie Lih, Mallory
Reader Photo Credit: Lee-Ann Lih

Blondes have more fun - Jackie Lih, Mallory Hartmann and Jackson enjoying a Great South Bay boat ride.

WIne tasting at Sherwood House Vineyards has gone
Reader Photo Credit: Kara Foldes

WIne tasting at Sherwood House Vineyards has gone to the dogs! @kodydoodle and friends

LOLA AT THE LIGHTHOUSE: Returning from Kizmet during
Reader Photo Credit: John Lynch, Smithtown

LOLA AT THE LIGHTHOUSE: Returning from Kizmet during Golden Hour, Robert Moses State Park, NY

Maggie kayaking on the Great South Bay by
Reader Photo Credit: Michele Hasley Commack

Maggie kayaking on the Great South Bay by Davis Park.

Our 3 month old Tibetan Terrier, Higgins, just
Reader Photo Credit: Ruth Siegel, Jericho, NY

Our 3 month old Tibetan Terrier, Higgins, just hangin out.

Kody is feeling the fall foliage
Reader Photo Credit: Kara Foldes

Kody is feeling the fall foliage

Brother Australian labradoodles, Bernie Banzai, 6 and Toby
Reader Photo Credit: Cathy Fox Raphaelson, Melville

Brother Australian labradoodles, Bernie Banzai, 6 and Toby Twizzler, 4, spend a lazy Sunday inside the house while the rain fell outside.

Matrix the 4 month old Pomsky pup enjoying
Reader Photo Credit: Jaclyn Gross Wantagh

Matrix the 4 month old Pomsky pup enjoying a beautiful Spring day in May at Port Jefferson!

This is my mini labradoodle Kody (@kodydoodle) taking
Reader Photo Credit: Kara Foldes, Wantagh NY

This is my mini labradoodle Kody (@kodydoodle) taking in a wintry sunset at Robert Moses beach.

Gourd-geous Luna enjoying the gifts of autumn.
Reader Photo Credit: Olivia Bahr, Greenlawn

Gourd-geous Luna enjoying the gifts of autumn.

Geisha girl Madeline with her little sushi roll,
Reader Photo Credit: Gregg & Michelle Bagonyi

Geisha girl Madeline with her little sushi roll, brother Maxwell dressed for Halloween trick or treating.

Xena getting ready for her 1st Halloween! It's
Reader Photo Credit: Karen marchese

Xena getting ready for her 1st Halloween! It's Xena the sailor bull dog!

A Plainview resident's family pet guinea pig, Roxie
Reader Photo Credit: Dori Gronich, Plainview, NY

A Plainview resident's family pet guinea pig, Roxie poses with some NY Islanders merchandise on July 8, 2017.

This is Mario!
Reader Photo Credit: Danny - Merrick

This is Mario!

Three Dedicated Yankee Fans!
Reader Photo Credit: Son

Three Dedicated Yankee Fans!

This is Luigi!
Reader Photo Credit: Danny - Merrick

This is Luigi!

Leo enjoying his twig ! Lindenhurst

Leo enjoying his twig ! Lindenhurst

1 1/2 year old Bernedoodle, Skippy picks his
Reader Photo Credit: Laurie Mangione of Westbury

1 1/2 year old Bernedoodle, Skippy picks his pumpkin at Albert H Schmitt Farms in Dix Hill Saturday

@ThisIsLifeWithCharlie enjoying the last sunset of summer.
Reader Photo Credit: Brianna - East Islip

@ThisIsLifeWithCharlie enjoying the last sunset of summer.

I am the queen !
Reader Photo Credit: Tina

I am the queen !

Riley enjoying a beautiful day at the beach!
Reader Photo Credit: Denise Samide

Riley enjoying a beautiful day at the beach!

Taking Oliver for a walk around Old Bethpage.
Reader Photo Credit: Denise Zimmermsnn

Taking Oliver for a walk around Old Bethpage.

Lacey 3 Month Old Cavapoo after bath time
Reader Photo Credit: Lou Garofolo

Lacey 3 Month Old Cavapoo after bath time

Chelsea (Bijon Friese) enjoying the sites and smells
Reader Photo Credit: Gail Elbers, Freeport

Chelsea (Bijon Friese) enjoying the sites and smells of being out on her boat. Jones Beach tower in far background

Murphy cool as a clam on Fire Island!
Reader Photo Credit: Denise Samide

Murphy cool as a clam on Fire Island!

Puller sitting on a boulder at a beach
Reader Photo Credit: Laura Helf Peconic

Puller sitting on a boulder at a beach in Cutchogue.

Two goldens enjoying the atmosphere at the Lavender
Reader Photo Credit: Bobby Kuck, Huntington

Two goldens enjoying the atmosphere at the Lavender Farm in East Marion

Little Olive loving her home!!
Reader Photo Credit: Alfred Rodia/Cutchogue

Little Olive loving her home!!

Meiko kayaking at Blydenburg Park
Reader Photo Credit: Amanda Mooney

Meiko kayaking at Blydenburg Park

Tobi taking a break from chasing squirrels!
Reader Photo Credit: Carolyn Roell, South Setauket

Tobi taking a break from chasing squirrels!

Riley and her mom chillin' on the beach
Reader Photo Credit: Monika Kost

Riley and her mom chillin' on the beach at Fire Island

Chillin' on a dreary day
Reader Photo Credit: Shari Wallwork Wantagh

Chillin' on a dreary day

3 dogs, 1 bacon strip
Reader Photo Credit: Woody, Smithtown

3 dogs, 1 bacon strip

Jase and his pup Mack enjoy some shade!
Reader Photo Credit: matt allen

Jase and his pup Mack enjoy some shade!

Oliver the English bulldog
Reader Photo Credit: Annmarie Golden, Northport

Oliver the English bulldog

My mom is a reading teacher.

My mom is a reading teacher.

This is Nicky, a Rescue dog, who Rescued
Reader Photo Credit: Harvey Ravitch

This is Nicky, a Rescue dog, who Rescued Me! This is how neglected he was until he became Ours..

My Old English Sheepdog, Sabrina, at my sons'
Reader Photo Credit: Susan Sagistano, Northport, NY

My Old English Sheepdog, Sabrina, at my sons' pool with the pool tube around her head

Sitka likes to play in mud
Reader Photo Credit: Christine Woodring, Setauket

Sitka likes to play in mud

Valentino's ready for the rain
Reader Photo Credit: Marg Federico

Valentino's ready for the rain

Cookie goes better with milk, not rain. Cookie
Reader Photo Credit: Brittney NY

Cookie goes better with milk, not rain. Cookie in her yellow raincoat!

Riley at Fire Island celebrating her mommies beach
Reader Photo Credit: Monika Kost, Huntington, NY

Riley at Fire Island celebrating her mommies beach volleyball tournament victory.

Leonidas In The Yard
Reader Photo Credit: Frank @ Plainview

Leonidas In The Yard

Murphy and Riley enjoying a beautiful sunrise at
Reader Photo Credit: Denise Samide, Huntington, NY

Murphy and Riley enjoying a beautiful sunrise at Cherry Grove, Fire Island

Miley enjoying the beach in Montauk
Reader Photo Credit: Holly Kimball

Miley enjoying the beach in Montauk

Hanging at Fire Island with Murphy and Riley
Reader Photo Credit: Denise Samide, Huntington, NY

Hanging at Fire Island with Murphy and Riley

Who's a good boy (Nicole petting Brooklyn during
Reader Photo Credit: Marvin Lei, Hauppauge

Who's a good boy (Nicole petting Brooklyn during a walk in Avalon Park, 8/5/17

Loving all these backyard hiding spots where the
Reader Photo Credit: Mandy

Loving all these backyard hiding spots where the humans don't fit.

Hunter Mac in his pool!
Reader Photo Credit: Me-Patty

Hunter Mac in his pool!

The Odd Couple - Ziggy, a 4 yr.
Reader Photo Credit: Jeffrey Allison, Islip

The Odd Couple - Ziggy, a 4 yr. iguana and Marine, a 3 yr. Maine coon cat languishing together in their favorite sunny spot!

Petunia Poodle playing it safe!! July 2017
Reader Photo Credit: Michael Vias, Westbury

Petunia Poodle playing it safe!! July 2017

Waiting for dinner. Cali, 4 years old, never
Reader Photo Credit: Kathleen chin

Waiting for dinner. Cali, 4 years old, never misses a meal

Code, an 8 year old husky mix, has
Reader Photo Credit: Bill Etzel Manorville

Code, an 8 year old husky mix, has a staring contest with a baby groundhog.

Summer's over when I say it is.
Reader Photo Credit: Mandy

Summer's over when I say it is.

Cocoa was not having a good day at
Reader Photo Credit: Marisa, Floral Park

Cocoa was not having a good day at the park! He really wanted no part of it at all and made sure we were aware of it. :)

Shelby and Samantha hanging out at home
Reader Photo Credit: Ira berger

Shelby and Samantha hanging out at home

I pick things up and put them down!-Hootie
Reader Photo Credit: ToniAnn Port Jeff Station

I pick things up and put them down!-Hootie

Ok ,labradoodle Baci
Reader Photo Credit: Mommy Maria Hake

Ok ,labradoodle Baci " I just got my hair done . All ready for Summer "

Miley, Katie and Junior enjoying the pool
Reader Photo Credit: Holly Kimball

Miley, Katie and Junior enjoying the pool

erin and violet relaxing
Reader Photo Credit: uncle richie

erin and violet relaxing

Best of friends
Reader Photo Credit: I did

Best of friends

I was eaten by a tree!-Slater
Reader Photo Credit: ToniAnn Port Jeff Station

I was eaten by a tree!-Slater

Hazy is sitting on a chair at the
Reader Photo Credit: Corrinne bellucci east Meadow

Hazy is sitting on a chair at the kitchen table

Ella schopp walking her dog boots at the
Reader Photo Credit: Andrea schopp

Ella schopp walking her dog boots at the beach!

Why is everything upside down?-Dooley
Reader Photo Credit: ToniAnn Port Jeff Station

Why is everything upside down?-Dooley

Cocoa Vanderlofske a4 yr old boxer rescue enjoying
Reader Photo Credit: Kay. Westbury

Cocoa Vanderlofske a4 yr old boxer rescue enjoying Nickerson Beach campground (she was born with her tongue out & it is out of our mouth most times, giving her a comical look

Xena ready for Jet season With her new
Reader Photo Credit: Karen marchese

Xena ready for Jet season With her new collar and football Go Jets!!!!!!!

Hootie and her little friend!
Reader Photo Credit: ToniAnn Port Jeff Station

Hootie and her little friend!

Maya is enjoying the day at Bay Park
Reader Photo Credit: Mark , Lynbrook

Maya is enjoying the day at Bay Park Dog Run. Maya is a female Doberman Pinscher.

Tatiana, a 6-year-old standard poodle from Bethpage, likes
Reader Photo Credit: Debra Sellitti

Tatiana, a 6-year-old standard poodle from Bethpage, likes to sit in the yard and relax on a summer day.

Payton, a 4 year old Vizsla, is taking
Reader Photo Credit: Kimberly Mollica, Massapequa Par

Payton, a 4 year old Vizsla, is taking a break from fishing in Zach's Bay on a beautiful Sunday in August.

It's been an exhausting day

It's been an exhausting day

Emma princess of the pool
Reader Photo Credit: Terry

Emma princess of the pool

Carmine the Sailor Bulldog! This is Carmine -
Reader Photo Credit: Brittany Bartolotta - Wantagh, N

Carmine the Sailor Bulldog! This is Carmine - he is 2 years old.

The dreaded first day of school

The dreaded first day of school

Abbey taking part in the dog parade at
Reader Photo Credit: Allison Hickey

Abbey taking part in the dog parade at Citi Field on Labor Day.

Emma
Reader Photo Credit: Terry

Emma

Harley carries his favorite toy displaying his Giant
Reader Photo Credit: Howard Bobrow, Randolph, NJ

Harley carries his favorite toy displaying his Giant loving owner, Howard's favorite team on Labor Day Weekend

Ryan took photo of new puppy Oliver
Reader Photo Credit: Ryan zimmermsnn

Ryan took photo of new puppy Oliver

Scout and his friends
Reader Photo Credit: Judy Donohue: Massapequa Pk

Scout and his friends

Sydney is chillin on the hammock in style
Reader Photo Credit: Vicki Napolitano

Sydney is chillin on the hammock in style

BROTHERLY LOVE: Greater Swiss Mountain Dogs, 10 year
Reader Photo Credit: Lisa Goldstein, Brookville

BROTHERLY LOVE: Greater Swiss Mountain Dogs, 10 year old Roary, and his new baby brother, Buddy (7 months). His owners are Lisa and Lon Goldstein of Brookville, NY.

Abbey loves summer...floating in the pool and drying
Reader Photo Credit: Allison Hickey

Abbey loves summer...floating in the pool and drying in the sun are her favorites!

Bella, Chloe & Frankie resting along the waters
Reader Photo Credit: Marci Napoli

Bella, Chloe & Frankie resting along the waters edge after a fun day of playing with all of the other dogs at Condre Hall in Huntington, NY

Enjoying the beach ?

Enjoying the beach ?

Reader Photo Credit: Diane Bentivegna, New Hyde Park

"Pax" is keeping it cool on Long Island.

Teddy, Modeling his Birthday Present
Reader Photo Credit: Joan Kinnally, Old Bethpage

Teddy, Modeling his Birthday Present

Toby and Brody together again after being separated
Reader Photo Credit: Kelli Halatas, East Rockaway

Toby and Brody together again after being separated for 6 weeks. They are inseparable brothers.

Izzy is relaxing at Cupsogue Beach on one
Reader Photo Credit: Heather Freund, Holtsville

Izzy is relaxing at Cupsogue Beach on one of the last few days in August. It's a Dogs world.

Buster's eyesight isn't what it used to be
Reader Photo Credit: Val/East Northport

Buster's eyesight isn't what it used to be

Happy National Dog day XENA!
Reader Photo Credit: Anthony marchese

Happy National Dog day XENA!

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