Slideshow: your pets in the picture

This week on Facebook we asked our readers to send in their favourites photos of their family pets - and what a response we had.

As well as dogs and cats aplenty we had hamsters and parrots too, photographed having fun.

Herald newshound

Herald newshound

It’s not too later to join in by heading over to facebook.com/KirkyHerald to add your own. In the meantime click here to view a slideshow of this week’s photo gallery.