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Your Pet Can Make You Serious Cash on Instagram

By: Kelly Meyers

August 28, 2017

If your pet takes some great photos, you could be missing out on an opportunity to make some serious side money. Seriously. A ton of pet owners are making money by sharing photos of their pets on Instagram. 

It is no secret that we love pet photos. Plus, photos and videos of cats and dogs can improve our moods. So this is why you may be missing out on a tremendous opportunity to make some extra cash from your cute pet. 

Don't believe us? 

Meet Chloe, the French Bulldog.

in honor of #nationaldogday my friends and I are taking over @cntraveler! click over to @cntraveler stories to follow along ☺️✈️ #travelingnuggets @petinsider

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She has over 175k followers and has many sponsorships that bring in real money for her owner. Brands contact Chloe and (other famouns Instagram pet accounts) to do sponosored posts promoting their brand and product. Chloe's owner (Loni Edwards) even started a talent agency for dogs on Instagram!

Green is my color. ------------------ Regram @chillhouse

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Dogs that are paid for promotions can earn anywhere from $10,000 to $15,000 per sponsored post, according to Edwards' agency.

After reading this, I kept wondering:  why do my cats have the be the most unphotogenic cats on the planet?