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Dog Days of Summer, Cured With Cute Pets & #DogDaysGiveaway!

SheSpeaksTeam By SheSpeaksTeam 08.10.16
Dog Days of Summer, Cured With Cute Pets & #DogDaysGiveaway!
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As the dog days of summer weigh heavily upon us, we feel the need to celebrate our pets! And if you don’t have a dog or cat, relish in the cuteness of everyone else’s. Possibly the best thing about the internet is all the different ways we can find cute pet videos and pics - so we’ve compiled a few of our favorite adorable animal sites to wile away those sultry summer days.

Everyone knows that Reddit is chock full of cute pet pics, but possibly the best most fruitful subreddit for this sort of thing is /r/aww! Check out this dog that knows just how to cool off in the summer heat - with ice cream of course!:

Or these kittens vying for attention:

Tumblr is also a great way to get that dog and cat pic fix. There are tons to choose from, but we all know that no one can resist a well-dressed pet. The Tumblr Well Dressed Animals will satisfy your yen and this dog all decked out in hat and scarf is pretty darn cute.

Ever wonder what your album covers might look like if the humans on them were replaced with adorable cats? Well, have we got a Tumblr for you! The Kitten Covers has it all from The Psychedelic Furs (get it!) to Donovan, music and cat lovers will be pleased. Check out “Kittle Richard”:

And when in doubt, it’s always a safe bet to turn to the tried and true YouTube. When it comes to pet videos and compilations that will have you oohing, ahhing and giggling for hours, they definitely have you covered. Just make sure to clear your schedule before firing up the cute animal videos, you may be here for a while.

Maybe you’ve seen this one, but we will never tire of the unexplainable phenomenon of cats freaking out at the site of a harmless cucumber:

Another site that boasts an insane amount of cuteness and will brighten your day is The site allows you to either choose from popular dog and cat videos or randomize your videos one click at a time. And if you want to take your cute pet stalking to the next level, the site even allows you to browse through pictures and descriptions of pets that are currently up for adoption in your area.

Enter to win a $100 gift card to!

(Don't have a pet to shop for? No worries here, gift cards can be used at,,, and

There are three ways to enter:

1. Tag us @SheSpeaksUp in a pic of your pet on Instagram, use hashtag #DogDaysGiveaway in the description and follow us.

2. Tweet about the giveaway: Click here to Tweet "Dog days of summer got you down? Enter the @SheSpeaksUp #DogDaysGiveaway!"

3. Comment below and answer this question: What are your favorite sites to go to when you need a cute pet fix?

*One lucky commenter or Tweeter will be chosen at random to receive a $100 gift card to Giveaway is open through August 23, 2016 to U.S. residents at least 18 years of age. Entrants must be a member of SheSpeaks. If you are not a member, click here to join. Winner will be notified by email.

Update: Thanks to all for entering! Congratulations to our winner: SheSpeaks member ashagner.

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  • demure79 By demure79

    When I need a cute pet fix I turn to Facebook. Someone I know is bound to have posted a pic of their pet or a link to a cute video

  • nlederman By nlederman

  • MerandaS By MerandaS

    I get most of my cute pet supplies from Amazon!

  • rge-rge By rge-rge

    youtube works for me!

  • reetthebeat By reetthebeat

    I like to find cute animal pics and heartwarming stories on boredpanda. I like the stories just as much as the pics too.

  • lilang By lilang

    I immediately go to Youtube and put in funny xxx (cat, dog, animals, etc.)

  • Stacey12478 By Stacey12478

    I love going to YouTube to get the most up to date videos of the adorable furbabies!!

  • AngelaNicole By AngelaNicole

    they are usually flashing all over my facebook feed. i do like to check out some videos on youtube as well.

  • newtiggerlady By newtiggerlady

    Favorite sites to go to when i need a cute pet fix is You Tube for videos and to buy stuff!

  • CMella By CMella

    What are your favorite sites to go to when you need a cute pet fix? I go to Facebook because I follow several pet lover pages and their pics brighten up my day!

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