We recently asked subscribers to the BuzzFeed Animals newsletter to tell us their favorite part of having a pet. And the responses were just too darn adorable!
1."Someone is always waiting for you to come home." — Halaine S.
2."My favorite part of having Sophie is showing her how much fun we can have during the day and making her feel safe and snuggly at night." — Christina V.
3."My favorite part about my pet are my dog's eyes. Jordy's eyes are the exact meaning of 'puppy-dog eyes'." — Alice K.
4."Coming home to not one but two balls of fur - twice the cuteness!" — Lizzie
5."Our favorite part of having Scully is giving her everything she deserves and more! How could you say no to that face?" — Jillian
6."My favorite part about having a pet is getting to know their unique personality. My cat Sophia (aka Poopz) is willful, crazy, hilarious and wonderful." — Lauren E.
7."My favorite part about having a corgi is that she's super sassy and so much fun to play with. Look at all that sass in such a tiny puppy." — Megan B .
8."Our favorite part about her is how she loves to cuddle with us and to be near us wherever we go. She is definitely a cuddle addict!!" — Rachel Q.
9."My favorite part about having Murphy is the overwhelming goofiness, happiness, and smile worth derpiness I get from her everyday." — Diana B.
10."My favorite part of having a pet is the unconditional love you get from them. This bug ol' guy is like my son, I love him so much." — Alisha C.
11."My favorite part about having pets is that they will always be there for you." — Katy A.
12."Our dogs add so much love to our family!" — Winn S.
13."One of my favorite parts of having a pet is walking my dog. She gets really happy and looks like she is laughing." — Patti G.
14."Best part of having a pet: My dog always makes me smile." — Stacy F.
15."A welcoming committee for guests, & waking up to those two faces everyday!" — Nicole B.
16."This is my dog Riley. My favorite part of having him is the snuggling! He’s a great snuggler!" — Heidi B.
17."Nordi the corgi is always ready to lend a listening ear when I need it." — Alycia B.
18."I can't decide if my favorite thing about having pets is how much they love me or how much they love each other. Either way, I'm never in a bad mood once I get home from work to these two." — Allison W.
19."I love his willingness to try anything, even though he's blind." — Shelby D.
20."My favorite thing about him is when he curls up next to me and purrs until we BOTH fall asleep." — Rosie S.
21."This is the look I get when I get home." — Meredith B.