Then and now: Kids growing up with their four-legged friends
"Peanuts" cartoonist Charles Schulz once said that "happiness is a warm puppy." Well, if that's the case, absolute bliss might be a child cuddling up with one.
As kids, pets are our friends, family members and, sometimes, partners in crime. In celebration of a pet's influence on our childhoods, we asked for photos illustrating your kids growing up with their ever-faithful friends. Here are some of our favorites: