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No Valentine's Day plans? These dogs are sure to fill your February with love.

In anticipation of Feb. 14, we asked our readers to submit photos of their Valentine’s Day-themed dogs. Whether you’re still looking for the perfect gift or you have your entire day planned, these family pets are sure to add love to your month. Here are some of our favorites in each category!

Best Dressed and Accessorized

What’s any holiday without the perfect outfit? These fashionable canines truly know how to dress for the occasion.


Indy, a 7-year-old Dalmatian, is ready for his date night on Feb. 14.


Havanese Julie and Wilbur looking forward to the extra cookies they will be getting on Valentine’s Day.


Turner the Golden Retriever and Stich and Lilo the Pugs are showing off their matching Valentine’s Day bandanas.


Six-year-old Bull Terrier Bolt is sporting a heart eyepatch.


Newfoundlands ShellBea and Shadrach are therapy and cancer support dogs. Shadrach is also an AKC Champion.


Labrador Retriever puppy Fowler promises to cover you in sloppy kisses this Valentine’s Day.

Biggest Heartbreakers

These adorable dogs are sure to steal your heart. Could you resist spending your Valentine’s Day with any of these pups?


Senior dogs still have lots of love to give. Mother and daughter Staffordshire Bull Terriers London (15) and Brighton (11) are both breeder-owner-handled. Brighton is an AKC Grand Champion & Best in Specialty Show winner.


11-year-old Dalmatian Jazz is only charging a quarter for her kisses!


Jaxson, a 6-year-old Brussels Griffon, has nothing but love to give, according to his owner.


One-year-old Golden Retriever Cooper wants to know if you’ll be his Valentine.


Want to get 2-year-old Sherman’s attention? Just ask this Bernese Mountain Dog where his best friend Beasley is.


Riley is a 6-year-old Labrador Retriever who brings love into his owners’ lives every day.


Four-year-old Bella is a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel who loves sleeping and eating — and kissing!

Cutest Dog and Kid Duos

Is there any love purer than that between a child and his four-legged best friend? Here are a few of our favorite kid and canine pairs.


Golden Retriever puppy Buddy’s owner says “We love seeing our son and pup grow up together and watch the love have for each other grow every day.”


Six-month-old Labrador Retriever, Liberty Belle, poses with her best play pal.


Nine-week-old Australian Shepherd, Ranger, meets his owner, 7-year-old Thomas, for the first time.

Best Kissers

These dogs are head over paws for each other. And they sure know how to smooch!


Luca and Leia are one-year-old Golden Retrievers who only have eyes for each other.


These two Australian Shepherd puppies had a reason to be so attached. They were the only two in their litter!


These Golden Retriever puppies can’t keep their snouts of each other.


French Bulldogs GCH Madison and GCH Moses lean in for a kiss.

Precious Puppies

These pint-sized pups are celebrating their first Valentine’s Day this year. They sure pack a lot of love in a little body.


Two-week-old Golden Retriever Wilma is excited to be celebrating her first Valentine’s Day.


Dakota, Quinn, Kona, Finley, and Yeti are 5-week-old Samoyed puppies with lots of love to give.


Kobe the Bulldog loves getting kisses and attention.


Three-week-old Siberian Husky Thor is getting in the Valentine’s Day spirit.


Two Basset Hound puppies are better than one! Five-week-old Raven and Fiona want to wish you a very happy Valentine’s Day.

Still looking for the perfect Valentine’s gift for your favorite dog or dog-lover? Here are 21 gift ideas sure to make this February a love-filled month.

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