View the gallery below showcasing photos of readers’ pets. Plus, links to more galleries.

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UPDATE: This readers’ pets gallery is now closed to new submissions. Thank you to all the readers who shared photos and stories about their best buddies.

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Whether your pet is a champion athlete, a couch potato or the household clown, we would like you to share photos of your best buddy.

While sharing a photo, tell us a little about your pet, experiences with it or how it came into your life.

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Past galleries: 

Readers share their love for pets (Nov. 2014 through Dec. 2015)

Readers pets gallery: Pug vs. T-Rex, Chone the Sheep, Bikini Thief and more (October 2013-14)

Pets in the snow gallery (2014) and other galleries

More pet photo galleries (2011):

Halloween gallery, – August 5 gallery, –  July 15 gallery, – July 1 gallery, –  June 20 gallery, – May 27 gallery, – May 20 gallery, – May 13 gallery and the – May 6 gallery

A few of our favorite local stories about pets:

Food truck for Fido: New Seattle business caters to canines

Animal Services’ 9 lives: King County rebounds and finds homes for cats and dogs

The saga of Runaway Ray, a pony who could change a law in Olympia

Welcome paws: A coffee break at Seattle Meowtropolitan

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