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Best Pets Poems

Below are the all-time best Pets poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of pets poems written by PoetrySoup members


Hard Times
When hard times come they sit a spell,
Like kin folk come to stay
A-packin' troubles, pets an' kids
That always get ‘n your way.
It's drought an' flood,...

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© Jim Fish  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: pets, cowboy-western, family, funny, life, on work
Form: Cowboy



Premium Member Poetry Soap
It’s almost time and I must run
to watch/read Poetry Soap for fun.
It comes on every day at this time
and I don’t want to miss a...

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Categories: pets, abuse, conflict, jealousy, love, lust, magic,
Form: Couplet
Moving On
I'm not selling a house, i'm leaving my home.
Happy times together, months spent alone.
Morning sickness, baby loss, labour and birth
Planting my seeds in good strong...

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Categories: pets, child, emotions, family, garden, home, how
Form: I do not know?
Cats Cats Cats
on...                        ...

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Categories: pets,
Form: Concrete
Dust
Dust
airborne
can settle
everywhere
It lands on tables and under your bed
It also clings to your computer screen
on clothes it goes
and of course
up your
nose

Pets 
people
in your food
not in...

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Categories: pets, funny
Form: Tetractys



Premium Member If This is My Last Poem
If this is my last poem, a masterpiece it will not be,
nor a poem of sorrow written deep into the night.
No self-recriminations or guilt. That...

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Categories: pets, blessing, life,
Form: Quintain (English)
Premium Member Snickers with LINK to his picture
Barking at the people who
walk behind our house
is a dog that as a pup
was bought by my spouse.

Tiny border collie mix
he was meant to be,
but...

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Categories: pets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Before My Pen Is Hushed
      Before my flowing, poetic pen is hushed in Quietus,
And I have reached my journey's end with folded hands;
 ...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: pets, death, life, poetry, writing,
Form: Epic
A Passing Shadow
Behind our house, below the deck
with its pleasing benches and sylvan view,
the back yard we have descends steeply
to a little stream called Chimacum Creek.

It is...

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Categories: pets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member This Klutz For Hire
I’ve picked it up a hundred times
yet dropped it just once more
So I give up, the blasted thing
can lay there on the floor

And stepping out...

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Categories: pets, hilarious, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
The Dog of my Life
Shakespearean Sonnet

I remember the day I picked you,
With your sweet little puppy dog eyes.
For my heart was searching for love too,
When I looked down and...

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Categories: best friend, fun, love, pets,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member A Home With Two Cats
These are two etherees that will be put together side by side to form ONE complete poem having 11 syllables per line, so I thought...

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Categories: pets, baby, cat, , cute,
Form: Etheree
A Cat With A Knack
I have a cat 
A real fat cat
My cat is all black 
My black fat cat 
It is a cat with a knack
A true fact...

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Categories: funny, pets, cat, cat,
Form: Rhyme
A Different Game
Friends and trouble go hand in hand.
Legends of the  neighborhood.
Like statues  and vacant buildings  still stand.

A crime in plain view no one...

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Categories: introspection, life, people, pets, urban
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I Love Guns
I love Guns


Guns make us safe
Guns are rights and freedoms
The more guns, the more freedoms we shall bear
Every man woman and child should be armed
So...

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Categories: pets, america, angst, death, eulogy, horror, power,
Form: Political Verse
What's In The Urn
           What’s In The Urn

Strangers offered me to join them in a drink
I met them...

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Categories: pets, adventure, animal, anxiety, conflict, crazy, death,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member The Tiny Traveler
Adopted animals love their humans; 
show it in many ways.  
The tiniest pet, 
revels in the harmony of its time, 
with family.

Dinky was a...

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Categories: animal, humor, nature, pets,
Form: Prose
Premium Member One in a Million
One in a million’s not enough
To say what he meant to me.
One from out of the whole wide world
That is what the theme should be.

He...

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Categories: pets, sonson, heart, heart, son,
Form: Rhyme
My Pet
I went to Peru
And found a kangaroo
I tried to take him to a zoo
But then I found him in my room!

Now he's my pet
Jumping like...

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Categories: pets,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Top 10 things my dogs have never said to me
Top 10 things my dogs have never said to me.   Ever!

Number 10…"Can we get a cat?" 

Number 9…"No,…As a matter of fact I`m...

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Categories: pets, animal, best friend, dog, funny, humor,
Form: List
A Brand New Leash for Me
I left your side not long ago,
To run on Heaven‘s fields.
I know you’ll miss me daily,
While writing poems on the hills.

With no farewells exchanged,
And no...

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Categories: petsgod, me, longing, day, god, life,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Captain 'effing' Flint



My parrots name was Captain Flint,
Boy that bird could swear.
I never invited visitors,
So blue was the air.

He'd squawk "pretty effing polly"
Or "give us a cracker...

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© Gary Smith  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bird, humorous, language, pets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Bandit of My Heart

Oh, Bandit, what's your impish task
While sporting, sly, that little mask?

You seem quite innocent and frail
Yet the kitchen tells a different tale

Floor all messy, the...

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Categories: animal, light, love, pets,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member WEASEL
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© Judy Ball  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: pets, nature
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Mistletoe
Mini, musical meowing, eight weeks old, smaller than
Icicles hanging from the porch, she slips into the
Snowbanks, a frock of fluffed-out fur, dashes in, nestles on
Tissue...

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Categories: cat, christmas, fun, pets,
Form: Acrostic