Chase belongs to Larry and Joanne Harrison, of Tinley Park.
Max and Zach belong to Mark Klaus, of Chicago's West Lawn community. He said they were a little chilly the morning this photo was taken so he covered them with their favorite blanket.
Coco, 7 months old at the time this photo was taken in October, belongs to Beverly Barsch, of Palos Heights. The long-haired dachshund is a real character. She found one of Barsch’s grandchildren’s pacifiers under a couch, chewed on it and has not ripped the rubber at all.
Trevor, a liver-spotted Dalmatian, belongs to Rich Nadeau, of East Strousdburg, Penn., who came across SouthtownStar's Your Pets feature via a Dalmatian group on Facebook. He said the dog, 22 months old at the time of this photo in December, loves to visit with children during fire prevention programs in which Nadeau's department participates.
Kia and Klondike belong to the Grobs, of Bridgeview. The Alaskan malamutes, seen here with their life-size igloo, are true snow dogs that adore the snow.
Henny and Penny belong to Dominique Jaroch, 7, and Jennica Jaroch, 6, of Alsip.
Flynn belongs to Kelly Collins, of Orland Park. The white German shepherd was 1 year old at the time this photo was taken in May.
Bronco belongs to Jess and Mike Zackavec, of Tinley Park.
Zeus belongs to Mark and Linda Padgurskis, of Chicago's Clearing community. "We love our dog," Linda Padgurskis said.