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Pets Poems

Pets Poems. Read and share great examples of poetry about pets. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for pets.

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She Still Sings

Cute Sweety danced within the cage,
my lovebird parrot since long gone.
I remember her curved crimson beak sleek
mounted on slim silky emerald body sheen.

An articulated human speech expert,
she sang songs for me when I asked.
Neck bent, in sharp voice said “thank...Read More
Categories: bird, pets,
Form: Free verse

Among our three dogs of mongrel breed
that mingle well with kittens 
in their jubilant mood
our African birds give us delight
cheering us while in their cage, verily secured.

Through their guarding prowess
our dogs keep us physically protected
while barking unceasingly 
signaling presence of...Read More
Categories: appreciation, bird, blessing, christian, dog, god, pets,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member My Cat number 2
Hey you old cat...
like I can't see you or something !
down there worming …
 around my feet and legs
lovin' up on me !

We're still
you and me.
Just like the days and years before.
Sure I'm lookin' for 
a whole lot more....ain't...Read More
Categories: cat, friendship, pets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Beauty Of Animal Kind
A  Animals other than my kind are
B  Beautiful, loving souls; empathic to their
C  Core and full of absolute
D  Devotion 
E  Expressed compassionately, to their
F  Family members.
G  Generous to a fault are their hearts...Read More
Categories: animal, nature, pets, poems, poetry,
Form: Abecedarian
Premium Member She Makes Me Smile
Satiny paw pads tap my cheek
and I awake to the tickle of
whiskers upon my nose.
With another morning begun,
a lulling purr produces a giggle
and I open my eyes to my furry friend.

Breakfast is a matter of egg-sharing;
but she prefers a little...Read More
Categories: animal, cat, friend, nature, pets, poems, poetry,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Sharing A Golden

The greatest joy in life is sharing a Golden
An unbreakable friendship that is deep as the ocean
An exaggeration you suggest
Maybe you'd fail the test
A Golden is the epitome of a doggie beholden

...Read More
Categories: pets,
Form: Limerick
Buds and Buddies
my fluffy puppy with curly hair
wags the tail on his derriere  
he jumps on my lap in a slapstick scene
licking my face ‘till squeaky clean

his gitty kitty butter ball brother
is a spotted sibling by another mother
that chases red lights...Read More
Categories: humorous, pets,
Form: Rhyme
Miners Dog
High home summer hill

Straining, sucking, sitting

Staring, stopped and stick-

A pit-prop tight and gripped.

The trees across the valley

Much higher than he can go now.

I pant to reassure him

In time with his withered eyes.

His tongue, tombed gritty green

He’s faithful, though he’s fading

Bones...Read More
Categories: career, community, metaphor, pets, symbolism, trust, work,
Form: Free verse
Empty Windowsill
Empty Windowsill 

The sun shines through, feel the warmth
But you are gone now
You leave an empty space in our hearts
Never will be filled again

Your company and all your little ways
So dearly missed
Such sorrow we feel, such sadness and dismay
Almost 12...Read More
Categories: cat, loss, missing you, pets,
Form: Free verse
California Sunrise
I woke up rested this morning
And kinda excited too
Sending out text notifications to
A few friends for a review.
One in particular from so far away
I spoke with at length.
A few hours ahead in time
He spoke to me in the future
As I...Read More
Categories: pets, appreciation, best friend,
Form: Free verse
Life's Destiny
Something about this nature calls to me
To set me free
Of this heartbreak I forsee

Inside, something stirrs
Though my destiny still blurs
But what do I prefer?

Should I care for a young one?
Or is that too much to be done?
Though, it seems like...Read More
Categories: pets, destiny, fate, jobs,
Form: Rhyme
Long was the run to live
On a May day;
Running in the corners of the living world.
A Female antelope,
Led it's way to a stream nearby
To wet it's broken feet to safety.
Just now had a fight with the mighty.
Running to a safe...Read More
Categories: pets, animal, betrayal, desire, journey, magic, nature, truth,
Form: ABC
April 27, 2011 Tornado
Alabama in April, 
the day is the 27th,
It all happened in the year,

"What happened on that fateful day?" 
That was your question
"Tornado's came through
With a lot of aggression"

Early morning had strong winds 
That took the power out,
It did a lot...Read More
Categories: pets, community, leaving,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Dragons Pets
Yet another dragon, we had to get
And he just had to have a pet.
For whatever reason, he chose a frog;
So we took him to a bog.

He cared for that frog, 
as if it were A beloved dog.
One day my Aunt...Read More
Categories: pets, animal, imagination, myth, poems, poetry,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member 'Like A Tree Upon This Earth'
Like a tree in the green forest-  I reach for the sky,
into each new dawn I pray, but Lord, I
keep secrets deep in my soul like cherished children,
enclosed in my pain and grief and anguish.

And I have fallen Lord,...Read More
Categories: pets, tree,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Robot Pets

What if Robots become a serious threat
They could think, make decisions, perhaps have sex
The last one was squirrely
Could lead to maternity
They might look like a shiny new Corvette

...Read More
Categories: pets, scary,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member House Guests
Domestic Pets
Drinking and devouring
Humans enjoy their company
Best friends

Feb 3 2020
"Modern/Traditional Cinquain"
W. Kekaula...Read More
Categories: pets, animal, drink, food, friend,
Form: Cinquain
Premium Member Ode to Caren's Mother
Sure she was proud of her sprite-like daughter
   Must have been hard to keep a straight face
                    When she,...Read More
Categories: pets, mother daughter, pride, tribute,
Form: Ode
Premium Member When Mia Bella Reads
There is a tabby fairy
by the name of Mia Bella
she lives among the flowers
and she raises the Chlorella.

By daylight she does garden
but when old Sol beds down
all the tabbies in the kingdom
will gather in a round.

She’ll read her many stories
providing...Read More
Categories: animal, fairy, fantasy, nature, pets, poems, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Feline Song Upon The Winters Air
Within soft fluff
paw pads impress
gentility of tree,
in moon’s caress.

Iridescence bright
like brother Sun’s,
lends electric air
when twilight’s begun.

Yet soft, thy shine
upon silken fur;
my heart delights 
to moon glow’s birth.

Ye crystal stars
in sapphire skies
your smiling faces
I joyfully espy.

...Read More
Categories: animal, cat, nature, pets, poems, poetry, winter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Petting Pet Porcupines
Petting Pet Porcupines

Pet porcupines require love
But always pet them with a glove
...Read More
Categories: pets, angst, animal, appreciation, caregiving, education, funny love,
Form: Light Verse
Coyotes in the City
Here’s advice that we’ve received
In case we have a sighting
Of wild coyotes in the park;
The fear has been igniting.

Just raise your arms and stand up tall,
Pretending to be bigger,
For apprehension such behavior
In these beasts may trigger.

Then hopefully they’ll trot away
But...Read More
Categories: pets, animal, new york,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member For My Two Most Precious Pets
Oh, my precious Ollyver -
Glow-brown doggy eyes you set on me.
So adoring was your love!
Know I think of you -wherever you may be.

Too – my precious Callie
Who was my one cat most precious of them all.
Few are other pets that...Read More
Categories: pets,
Form: Lento
Jungle Book
lyrical animal it’s clearly tangible cannibal for poachers of animals
discarding anything valuable to humans saving sheep from wolves waking up sleeping bulls
wolf cry’s full moon howling 
I’m prowling on foot growling plans at thousands scouting riches capital 
casuals...Read More
Categories: pets, god, jesus, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Mother's True Love
Love comes in many shapes, sizes and thoughts,
the love of flowers, things, our best pets.
Love may come as that special gift,
the one gift I have wanted or may have been waiting for.
Love is given and received freely by some,
yet required...Read More
Categories: pets, baby, love, mother,
Form: Free verse