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Best Puppy Poems

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


Puppy love vs true love
Once love, or rather, that which I thought was love
Swept me over
And had me racing up on a highway
I raced up and up
Till I reached...

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Categories: puppy, love,
Form: Free verse



My Puppy
My puppy sure loves to lick me
He thinks I’m a lollypop.
Every time I get home he attacks me
Then kisses me nonstop.

You’d think I was gone...

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Categories: puppy, animal, children, dog, fun, funny love,
Form: Rhyme
Thinking Out Loud
~writer's notes~

i think out loud
from my fingers to a keyboard 
so forgive me if my speak
is somewhat long winded
if it has swirls and curls
this is...

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Categories: puppy, angel, beauty, love,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member House On Memory Lane
Feeling nostalgic, I went back home
To a house on Memory Lane
A sentimental trip, through the years that have flown
To a three bedroom, small white, wood...

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Categories: puppy, memory, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sweet Youth
Sweet youth with its ghostly shadows of regret 
encircling the mind of an aging maid...like vultures 
       waiting to...

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Categories: puppy, age, longing, love, youth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Teetotaler
In Ordinary Cups

The blades of winter grind into the ice
like blood on a bitten lip
two lovers spin and twirl
The days pass from teacup to teacup
in...

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Categories: puppy, memory,
Form: Terzanelle
The Dog, the Pig and the Cat - repost
I thought I’d repost this because of the state of the world today and because 
it might help someone see things a little differently or...

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Categories: puppy, friendship,
Form: Rhyme



Poets
So you fancy that you know the poet?
I for one, wouldn’t dare make that claim!
Poets have ventured where few men have been,
And the poet is...

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© Dean Wood  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: puppy, how i feel, poets, tribute,
Form: Verse
Premium Member My Five Senses


The pitch the peak of senses piqued
each completely


Let me see

searching my memory 
biking down Laurier
locking eyes with a hawk flying in the opposite lane
is probably...

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Categories: puppy, senses, sensual,
Form: Narrative
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: puppy, best friend, fun, love, pets,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member An Evening with Snickers
Off his leash, he escapes,
diving under a chair.
Through each room of our house, 
he darts here; he darts there.

Little scamp can’t be caught.
He careens crazily.
For...

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Categories: puppy, dog, , Lullaby,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Getting what I really wanted
I wanted
peanut butter and jam
But settled
for bread and butter
I wanted a puppy
but got a hamster instead
I wanted you to live forever
Until I wished you were...

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Categories: puppy, abuse, bullying, desire,
Form: Rhyme
MILDEWED EXPECTATIONS
The rose colour of your mouth 
stirs something primordial inside of me – 
I smile along with you. 
Plump little hands reach for my face....

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Categories: puppy, heartbroken, son,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member How to write a love poem
                        ...

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Categories: puppy, love, poetry, words,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Way Back Then When I Was Ten
I was shot by Cupid's tainted dart
And puppy love awakened my sleeping heart
Tried to impress with exaggerated tales
Mark the box letters sent through the mail

Hunted...

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Categories: puppy, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A New Girl
The kindly old man, had become irritable
Over the death of his wife
Not one iota of happiness left
Those golden years, ripped from his life
She had been,...

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Categories: puppy, animal, best friend, cheer up, dog,
Form: Rhyme
Wishes
Wish I was a snake slithering in the grass
     or a big black spider on a pane of glass
Or a cobweb...

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Categories: puppy, girl,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Of Love
How foolish humans are when puppy love
consumes us! It can happen any time -
most often in our childhood. Plenty of
such crushes happen long before our...

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Categories: puppy, love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Women Aren't Supposed to Have Beards Like You Santa
I.

There are so many things that I desire,
oh, please Santa, give me what I fancy-
I’m a woman with needs, so much required,
now here’s my list,...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: puppy, christmas, humorous, silly,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member PAS MUET
PAS MUET

I am a puppy here
The smallest
The skinniest
The silentest (is that even a word)
Stotteraar
Bègue

I wheel my wheels among them
The alpha dogs
The loud ones
I am silent
Bègue

My...

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Categories: puppy, depression, i am, mental illness, spoken
Form: Free verse
The Old Dog
At a point where the old road meets the hill
and runs down the other side
There's an old tin shed that's standing, still
and a grave where...

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Categories: puppy, animal, death, dog, emotions, life,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member A Fox Was A Kit
A fox was a kit and a dog was once a puppy.
Don’t throw a fit, but a fish was never a guppy.
A horse was a...

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Categories: puppy, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Why
Why does the sunrise fill you with hope and light a candle in your soul?
Why does a fast moving river fill you with courage as...

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Categories: puppy, earth, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member of love of war
of love of war

the staff of a prophet, seen
fairness not imagine, sings
shouting out, obscenity
recognized, yet

in search of fame, seeking stance
the moment arises, seek
of voice of...

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Categories: puppy, angst, celebrity, encouraging, freedom, irony, metaphor,
Form: Dodoitsu
Randomlings 1-34

Randomling 1:  Matthew Macfadyen

I believe I'm in love with Matthew Macfadyen
He inspires in me a terribly bad yen
But as poetry goes
His name 'spires woes
Cause...

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Categories: puppy, cat, deep, depression, dog, emotions, funny,
Form: Verse