According to American Pet Products Association, 62 percent of all U.S. households own a pet.
TimesNewspapers wants our readers to share their adorable pet photos in the Pet Show Contest.
From June 4-18, readers can submit their photos of their pets at WoodfordTimes.com/pet-show.
Each entry costs $10. Payment can be made online.
Voting for The Pet Show will be open from midnight on June 19 until 11:59 p.m. on June 27. Winning pets will be determined by the most votes online.
As part of the submission fee, pets will be featured in a special grouping in the newspaper.
Winners will be announced online and on Facebook the week of June 28 and printed in the newspaper on July 4.
Professional photos will be accepted.
People may be in the photo with their pet.
Multiple pets may be in one photo.
Prizes will be awarded.