These hot dogs are looking very human in their attempts to beat the heat. From dock dogs to Coke-drinking canines and pooches who prefer wind in their hair, these fetching photos capture the dog days of summer and top out a few of our favorite reader-submitted photos.
There's still time to retrieve your best pics and videos for our summer slideshow series. As we enter the hottest month in the Northern Hemisphere, we’re celebrating the dog days of summer with snapshots of man’s best friend. Whether you have a good dog, a bad dog or just a hot dog, we know that whatever they’re doing, it’s making you smile. So send us your dog-on silliest, quirkiest, happiest moments to share. Submit your photos here.