Adorable Photos of Dogs at Work in Honor of 'Take Your Dog to Work Day'

Today is the twelfth-annual Take Your Dog to Work Day. The event, first created by Pet Sitters International in 1999, "asks pet lovers to celebrate the humane-canine bond and promote pet adoption" by bringing their four-legged friends to work.

We scoured the web and found countless photos of people at work with their dogs alongside. Take a look at our favorites below, and let us know if your employer supports this special day of promotion and support.

Herbie the Office Dog

Herbie's owner John says, "I have Herbie in the office with me most of the day and occasionally I turn around to find him sitting (looking very pleased with himself) at Nikki's desk behind me.

I turned around just now to find him in this stance and thought I'd quickly turn the camera on him!"

Being Cute at the Keyboard

Peyton Under the Desk

According to Flickr user jljohnstone, his dog Peyton enjoys hiding under the desk at work.

Chair Cleanup Crew

Mike works from home and his sheltie spends a majority of her day in his office, lazing about and eating the occasional treat. Says Mike, "Here we see her cleaning up the crumbs on the chair-mat in my office after the UPS guy showed up making sure everything is was the way it should be (in her mouth)."

Diggy Trying to Type

Diggy's owner Kerry says that Diggy "likes to surf the net when I'm not sitting in the office chair." Well, he's trying, at least.

Teleconference Time

Poleizi Pup

Grek, Working in Iraq

Grek is a dog who works with the U.S. Army. Per the Army, "U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Kevin Reese and his military working dog Grek wait at a safe house before conducting an assault against insurgents in Buhriz, Iraq, April 10, 2007."

Patch Napping on the Job

KC Helping Out

Lisa Johnson Mandell, one of our writers, had her dog KC helping out from their home office today.

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