Lifestyle Pets This Week's Cutest Twitter Pics: Grinning Dogs, Fat Cats and More! We put the call out on Twitter for your cutest photos and you delivered! See our first-place furballs and some runners-up from our daily #cutepic photo contest By Kate Hogan Kate Hogan Instagram Twitter Kate Hogan is Director of Digital Specials and Features at PEOPLE. In her 14 years at the brand, she has covered everything from pets and babies to style and Sexiest Man Alive, interviewing celebrities including Céline Dion, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson and Chris Evans. Currently, she oversees the creation of photo galleries that complement breaking news and major PEOPLE moments like The Beautiful Issue and 100 Reasons to Love America. She has offered expert celebrity commentary on Good Morning America and Access Hollywood. Before joining PEOPLE in 2008, Kate was an editorial assistant at Morris Visitor Publications. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication and resides outside of Chicago with her husband and three kids. People Editorial Guidelines Published on April 16, 2010 09:00 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 10 FACE IT Kiko the dog is so cute she has two nicknames – Kikster and Kikers, according to mom Doreen (@doggiesandstuff). Personally, we think Thursday’s #cutepic winner is more of a Kiki. (Kidding!) 02 of 10 HAPPY HUGS Think they both like lasagna? Martin Holmes (@silverfox2) shares this pic of his cute kitty, who curled up to Garfield in Wednesday’s winning #cutepic shot. 03 of 10 DIRTY DEED “I’m innocent,” says beagle mix Zeke. “I have no idea who knocked over my water dish.” While we don’t quite believe you, we’ll give you Tuesday’s #cutepic crown anyway! Thanks to Andrea N. (@akneubert) for sharing her adorable pooch. 04 of 10 LAUGH OUT LOUD What’s so funny? Bubby (@thecityof) of Corpus Christi, Texas, just can’t stop laughing in Tuesday’s co-winning #cutepic shot. Hey Bubby – you’ve made us smile, too! 05 of 10 OL' BLUE EYES Little pug Jewel gives us her best puppy-dog eyes on Monday, earning the first #cutepic win of the week. You’re a lucky pet owner, @janiepug! 06 of 10 MOUNTAIN MUTT The hills are alive … with the sound of Ashley barking! The cutie-pie pup chills out in the snow in this precious shot. Thanks to Kirstine Ek (@kirstineek) for the picture. 07 of 10 SWEET SMILE Talk about a winning smile! Don’t you just want to reach out and pet pup Ginger? Stacy D (@geoggirl) has quite the great furry friend. 08 of 10 FAT CAT “Shelby starts his diet … tomorrow!” jokes mom Bonnie Tetzlaff (@btatkp). It’s OK Shelby – we like our pets a little plump because it means there’s more to love. 09 of 10 DOZING DOG It must’ve been a good week: Here’s another smiling dog! “Happy puppy” Rudy looks content to chill with mom Emily Samson (@emilysamson) in this sweet shot. 10 of 10 WALK TALL You’ve already met the standing cat, now here’s the standing dog! Colleen N. (@gramacoco), your pup certainly knows some tough tricks.