Bella belongs to the O'Shea family, of Oak Lawn.
Bear Janin belongs to Mary Janin, of Chicago Ridge. The dog tries hard to keep his eyes open at the kitchen table while his human mom gets caught up on work.
Timmy, a barn cat at Rustic Woods Stables in Palos Hills, gets a wheelbarrow ride from worker Chris Schmidt, of Oak Lawn.
Barkley belongs to Matt Hense and Judy Lachky, of Chicago Ridge. The boxer loves to run and play nonstop.
Jellybean belongs to Cindy Sparr, of Worth. The bunny weighs 8 pounds.
Minnie belongs to Jenny Gembala, of Oak Lawn.
Ralph Ignatious belongs to Paul and Patty Ruppert, of Chicago Ridge. "He came to us three years ago in need of a forever home," the Rupperts said. "We are so proud of how he's grown into a happy, healthy and loving pup. And if you can't tell, Ralph loves the snow."
Baby Tee, a cockatiel, belongs to the Vetsch family, of Oak Lawn.
Domino (Dommy) has hung around Chicago Ridge couple Ann and Dan McMahon's International Auto Restoration in Oak Lawn for approximately seven years. "My wife and I are the only ones she lets pet her," Dan McMahon said of the cute little one.