7 (Four-Legged) Reasons to Be Thankful

PEOPLE readers share why Thanksgiving wouldn't be the same without their pets

01 of 07

"Missy saved my life when our house went on fire. If she wasn’t here I wouldn’t be either."
Donna-Luise, on dog Missy

02 of 07

"Thankful that in spite of all that she’s been through, our rescue dog is still so loving/loyal."
Leilah Behremann, on dog Duchess

03 of 07

"I’m thankful for Bella & all her cuddles, I feel loved."
Danielle Gray, on cat Bella

04 of 07

"Thankful our dog has lovingly accepted our new baby into the family!"
E. Cass, on her parental pooch

05 of 07

"I’m thankful for my pet, as she is the most adorable little thing who brings a lot of joy."
Penny Edwards, on dog Rosie

06 of 07

"I’m so grateful for him cause he’s always there no matter what mood you’re in!"
Carly McCann, on bulldog Boycie

07 of 07

"I’m thankful I had my Gypsy for 9 years. Rainbow Bridge called Oct 15. I now know what unconditional love is."
Jeanine Spilman, on dog Gypsy

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