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We’re honoring the finest and furriest in the animal kingdom, and you helped by sending in your cutest pet portraits
By People Staff
Posted on June 19, 2014 at 10:00am EDT
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Turn down for what? Wally the pup from Wharton, New Jersey, turns down for food only.
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Kitty cuddling is truly an art. Can we get in on this masterpiece?
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Tanner the dog is the cutest study buddy we’ve ever seen.
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Mondays can be really ruff – but, clearly not for this French bulldog.
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We never met a Meatball we didn’t like – and this one had us at “Hi, Hi, Hi.”
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Hurley and Emmitt from Brazoria, Texas, have the ultimate window seat. Imagine just how much they’d miss if they sat in the aisle.
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Why so shy, Winnie Rose? Being a runner-up means you get bragging rights – so use them!
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… Clare Cusack had a camera in her hands at this very moment? Because an orange kitty right side up is just so typical.
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Who goes there! Permission to enter this kitty condo will be granted strictly on a case-by-case basis.
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If we were as cute as Allison Wilson Morgan’s pup from Candler, North Carolina, we’d be giggling too! Cuteness is always a laughing matter.
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The winner of our inaugural PEOPLE Pets Awards photo contest appears in this week’s issue of PEOPLE, on stands now!