Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photos showing kids interacting with pets in the Kids And Pets Photo Contest with chances to for the winner to Pick The Prize!

A special thanks to our friend and professional photographer Tamara Lackey for her collaboration as a guest judge in this photo contest. Tamara Lackey is a portrait photographer whose work has been described as “expressive, soulful, funny, beautiful” and has appeared in a multitude of publications and national television shows, from O Magazine to Men’s Journal to Parenting Magazine. A Nikon USA Ambassador, she is also the author of four books, including Capturing Life Through (Better) Photography, winner of the Booklist Editors’ Choice Award in Media, and The Posing Playbook – for Kids Who Don’t Do Posing. She is also the host of The reDefine Show, a mix of interviews with top-tier creative artists combined with behind-the-scenes walkthroughs of her photography. Tamara speaks at quite a range of workshops, seminars and conventions, from delivering presentations on the Google stage to delivering private workshops around the globe.

"Pool" by contamestorias

Pool by contamestorias - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Just Fishin'" by gbutts1121

Just Fishin' by gbutts1121 - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"DSCF5289" by adrianmurray

DSCF5289 by adrianmurray - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Partners" by Annelisenicolephotography

Partners by Annelisenicolephotography - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Like a Puppy" by Tessaherring4585

Like a Puppy by Tessaherring4585 - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Brotherhood" by Lindsey_Shedd

Brotherhood by Lindsey_Shedd - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"I said NO!" by sujatasetia

I said NO! by sujatasetia - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Agata and the cat" by Iwona

Agata and the cat by Iwona - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"puppy kisses" by Andreamartinphoto

puppy kisses by Andreamartinphoto - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"The Kiss" by melissanelsonnoble

The Kiss by MLoueez - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Lady & The Tramp" by Bigredbarnphoto

Lady & The Tramp by Bigredbarnphoto - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Softness..." by liliaalvarado

Softness... by liliaalvarado - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Puppy love " by traceydobbs

Puppy love  by traceydobbs - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Best Friend" by StamosFineArt

Best Friend by StamosFineArt - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Friends enjoying nature" by IrisBergmann

Friends enjoying nature by IrisBergmann - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Elliott & His Hen" by lisaholloway

"Manfred and Annalise" by rachelmackenzie

Manfred and Annalise by rachelmackenzie - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"The Guardian " by DaltonLanePortraitCo

The Guardian  by DaltonLanePortraitCo - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Don't leave me boys" by Hud1ai2

Don't leave me boys by Hud1ai2 - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"untitled" by clareahalt

A girl and her chick by clareahalt - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Mai & Luna" by LMBphotographyATX

Mai & Luna by LMBphotographyATX - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Sunset at the Farm" by maaikeschauer

Sunset at the Farm by maaikeschauer - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Darius and Maeva" by thierryvouillamoz

Darius and Maeva by thierryvouillamoz - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Eskimo Kisses" by aprileisele

Eskimo Kisses by aprileisele - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Thieves books" by agnieszkafilipowska

Thieves books by agnieszkafilipowska - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"IMG_5981-c" by JolyneH

IMG_5981-c by JolyneH - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Mischief" by diane_hallam_4401

Mischief by diane_hallam_4401 - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Girl and a lizard" by rafcioo28

Girl and a lizard by Sagittarius_Photography - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Boys will be Boys" by sammigee

Boys will be Boys by sammigee - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Best Friends" by Renita_TBFPhotography

Best Friends by Renita_TBFPhotography - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"The eyes of Aslan" by LisaHodsonPhotography

The eyes of Aslan by LisaHodsonPhotography - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Best friends" by (A)rebeccaporter

Best friends by rebeccaporter - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"A boy and his dog" by liliumVA

"Content" by alysonbrimecombe

Content by alysonbrimecombe - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Forest Friends " by ericakinsella

Forest Friends by ericakinsella - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"I'll race ya!!!! " by LeahRobinson

I'll race ya!!!! by LeahRobinson - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Sami " by doina-domenicacojocaru

Sami by doina-domenicacojocaru - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Country Life " by Unaphoto

Country Life  by Unaphoto - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"New Year's Eve Dinner " by alessandropo

New Year's Eve Dinner by alessandropo - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Dirty play " by Deboodle

Dirty play  by Deboodle - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Peeking at his new pet goldfish " by Toofargone

Peeking at his new pet goldfish by Toofargone - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"kasupered " by MariaKruusenvald

Farm life by MariaKruusenvald - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"The Race " by tonyawilhelm

The Race by tonyawilhelm - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Blind date gone wrong... " by christievillalobasricchinievans

Blind date gone wrong... by christievillalobasricchinievans - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Snow Babies " by NoelleMirabella

Snow Babies by NoelleMirabella - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Farm Gal " by PaigeLaroPhotography

Farm Gal  by PaigeLaroPhotography - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Love With Abandon " by ElenaParaskeva

Love With Abandon by ElenaParaskeva - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"IMG_9451 " by HughCotter

IMG_9451 by HughCotter - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Dear friend " by annabondareva_9326

Dear friend by annabondareva_9326 - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"Love " by PHOTOHAPPY

Love by PHOTOHAPPY - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"The Love Between " by lynniroberts

The Love Between by lynniroberts - Kids And Pets Photo Contest

"journey " by SonyaAdcockPhotography

journey by SonyaAdcockPhotography - Kids And Pets Photo Contest