Athletes and their pets
See what kind of dog or cat your favourite athlete owns in this new gallery.
Edmonton Oilers defenceman Jeff Petry @ petryj tweeted this photo of his brand new dog: "The newest addition to our family, Nellie!"
Golfer Michelle Wie @ themichellewie tweeted this photo of her dog: "Sunday pre travel snuggle fest with my baby ♥"
A photo of David Backes @ dbackes42 with his dog Rodney via Twitter.
Newest member of the Edmonton Oilers David Perron @ DP_57 tweeted this sport photo with his dog: "Trying to acquire some new skills! Thanks to Jack for the support! :) #summertime #dogsaremansbestfriends"
Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane posted this photo via Twitter and Instagram with the message: "Relaxing with my main man."
Hockey player Liam Stewart @ LiamStewart11 tweeted this photo of his dog: "Cutest ever? #Stanley"
Anaheim Ducks newest/oldest forward Dustin Penner @ Dustinpenner25 tweeted this photo of his acrobatic dog: "Playing a little beach volleyball. What an athlete!"
Former Hurricanes and Kings player Anthony Stewart @ StuMunrue tweeted this family photo: "The Boys are back in Town"
Anaheim Ducks defenceman Sheldon Souray @ SSouray tweeted this photo of his dog with the hash tag: "#NoStress"
Bruins perennial Selke Trophy nominee Patrice Bergeron @PBergeron37 tweeted: "Was pretty excited to spend the night with Max until..."
Bruins' youngster Ryan Spooner @RSpooner2376 tweeted this photo of his new dog: "My girl kenzie is the newest bruins fan #newfie"
After a trade to the Ottawa Senators, Matt Kassian @kassassination tweeted this: "Sheebles loves her new jersey... #sens"
Pavel Datsyuk @ Datsyuk13 tweeted this photo of his white cat: "My cat was watching the game last night."
Matt Duchene via Twitter: "Happy 2nd birthday to my very best friend."
Former Carolina Hurricanes forward Anthony Stewart tweeted this: "Happy 3rd Bday Dexter!"
Red Wings star Pavel Datsyuk @ Datsyuk13 tweeted this photo of his cat before the playoffs: "My cat is getting ready for Play Offs too."
Stanley Cup champion Andrew Shaw @shawz15er of the Chicago Blackhawks tweeted this prior to the start of the playoffs: "Even Charlie is pumped for playoffs! Rocking his new Mohawk!"
During Washington's first-round playoff match-up with the Rangers, Capitals defenceman Mike Green @GreenLife52 tweeted this: "Even Mollie was excited about the win!"
During the team's push for the Stanley Cup, Senators forward Matt Kassian @kassassination tweeted this: "Sheba is ready for the @NHL_Sens GM4!"
Former Jets goalie Mark Dekanich via Twitter @dexshow: "I mean, it really doesn't get much better than this one. Balthazar napping on a snoozing Romeo #puglife"
Capitals' Troy Brouwer via Twitter @tbrouwer20: "Puppies are bored with the rain"