The Secret Life of Pets

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Universal Pictures

In Theaters Friday July 8

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For their fifth fully-animated feature-film collaboration, Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures present The Secret Life of Pets, a comedy about the lives our pets lead after we leave for work or school each day.

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Comedy superstars Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet and Kevin Hart make their animated feature-film debuts in The Secret Life of Pets, which co-stars Jenny Slate, Ellie Kemper, Lake Bell, Dana Carvey, Hannibal Buress, Bobby Moynihan, Steve Coogan and Albert Brooks.  Illumination founder and CEO Chris Meledandri and his longtime collaborator Janet Healy produce the film directed by Chris Renaud (Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2), co-directed by Yarrow Cheney and written by Cinco Paul & Ken Daurio and Brian Lynch.

Meet Chloe the cat! 

Even MORE Pet Fun!

Download the new PetMOJI app to create an emoji of your favorite furry friend!  Currently available on iOS, the app features sticker packs and a custom keyboard.

Customize your own PetMOJI avatar by selecting a dog or a cat, then choosing features for your pet: a body, a snout, eyes, ears, and a tail – plus patches, patterns, and colors.

Available for iOS, Android coming soon.


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This giveaway ends at 11:59 PM EST on July 22, 2016.


  1. Lisa Brown says

    I like that there is a section for Videos that one can watch.

  2. Karen Glatt says

    I like this movie a lot because it is showing what our animals do when we are not home! I think the characters are hilarious and I need to see this movie.

  3. Carrie says

    I like that you can learn all about all of the pets

  4. Mami2jcn says

    I like that Dana Carvey is one of the voices.

  5. Mami2jcn says

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  6. Amy Orvin says

    I like all of the cute images on the website.

  7. Cheryl B says

    I learned that this will be a great movie to take my Granddaughter to see.

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  9. Pamela Gurganus says

    I like the create your own petMOJI!

  10. Candice says

    I am going to see this Monday with my niece and nephew! It looks like such a fun movie, and great for kids and pet lovers.

  11. Jennifer Rote says

    I like the meet the pets section. Buddy is my favorite.

  12. Elena says

    I like the video section

  13. Elena says

    I entered your Tarzan giveaway

  14. Elle says

    I like that you can learn about the different pets.

  15. Sarah Sobocinski says

    I liked reading about all the characters.

  16. Cynthia R says

    I like how on their site you can crate your pet’s emoji, I wonder what my cats would look like.

  17. Marti Tabora says

    I like that this is such a fun and light hearted movie, sometimes you just need to watch movies like that for your mental health and relaxation. Thank you.

  18. Amanda Alvarado says

    I like the create your own Petmoji and the Comics section of the page!

  19. Kristen says

    I’ve been wanting to see this ever since the previews first started showing….it looks like a lot of fun.

  20. Dana Rodriguez says

    This movie looks really cute. I like the emoji section.

  21. Austin Baroudi says

    I like Buddy the dachshund!

  22. Nancy says

    I learned you can create your very own Petmoji on their site.

  23. Nancy says

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  24. Will G says

    I liked the trailer.

  25. Mary Cloud says

    Looks like a cute movie – I like Buddy – he looks like he’s gonna be a funny character

  26. julie says

    that there are petmojis

  27. Natalie says

    I love that one of the characters is a poodle named Leonard!

  28. Susan Smith says

    I like that you can learn about the different pets in the movie.

  29. LaTanya says

    I like the videos

  30. Susan Smith says

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  31. Jo-Ann Brightman says

    I like Buddy in the pets section

  32. Anne says

    I really like the Comics section of the website–so funny!

  33. Michelle C says

    I like playing with the create your own petmoji! Fun!

  34. Kelly D says

    I like the 3 puzzle game through the site.

  35. Angela Hendricks says

    I like the section where you get to meet the pets! Buddy and Max are my favorites!!

  36. Jillian Too says

    I like the comic section that show what your pets do when you are not home.

  37. Kim Henrichs says

    I love that Snowball! The trailer makes me laugh every time.

  38. Cindy says

    I can create my our petmoji.

  39. Karrie says

    I love the petmoji

  40. Lauren says

    I like the comics.

  41. Rachel says

    I really like the comic section on the website.

  42. Breanna Pollard says

    I really enjoyed the trailer.

  43. Barbara Montag says

    I liked the videos – especially the Official Teaser.
    thank you

  44. Barbara Montag says

    I entered the The Legend of Tarzan giveaway.
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  45. Jen Haile says

    I like the Create Your Own Petmoji.

  46. Terra Heck says

    I like the Kevin Hart is Snowball video on the site. Thanks.

  47. shelly peterson says

    I like that you can create your own Petmoji.

  48. DeAnna Keller says

    I think my favorite character will be Buddy! My daughters have been begging to go see it 🙂

  49. G K says

    I like the PetMoji app.

  50. Cheryl says

    I like the petmoji generator.

  51. Cheryl says

    The official Twitter account for The Secret Life of Pets is @PetsMovie. The one listed in the Rafflecopter entry form goes nowhere.

  52. Holly Thomas says

    I like the pet moji.

  53. Jeanna says

    I learned who the actors are that are voicing these pets!

  54. Jackie says

    I think it looks like a wonderful cast…both the pets and the actors voicing the pets.
    Thank you!

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  56. Jackie says

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  57. Patricia Wojnar Crowley says

    I love that they have the pet mojis….too fun!

  58. janetfaye says

    I like Kevin Hurt is Snowball video.

  59. bill norris says

    I loved all the videos and the preview for the movie was cool too.

  60. Angela Paris says

    This movie looks sooo cute! My kids have been asking to go – I love kid movies with great actors doing thr voice work! Thanks for thr giveaway!

  61. Andrea Williams says

    I thought the comics on the website were hilarious. Can’t wait to see this movie!

  62. katie says

    I learned that it was made by Illumination entertainment and it’s their fifth animated movie collaboration.

  63. KJ Skib says

    I like all the videos on the site. My daughters are so excited to see this movie!

  64. jeremy mclaughlin says

    Like the video section

  65. Shelley P says

    I love that you can create your own petemoj 🙂 Cool!

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  68. Betty B. says

    I love that you can create your own petmoji so cute!

  69. Daniel M says

    liked the trailer, looks like a fun one

  70. Sarah Hayes says

    I like the happy easter video

  71. Thomas Murphy says

    I like the characters.

  72. Rosanne says

    I learned that you can see it in Imax 3D

  73. Catie says

    I love Leonard, the Posh Punk Poodle!

  74. Becca says

    I like all of the pictures from the movie. I like that there is a bunny and a bird!

  75. Nicole Ackerman says

    petmoji is so cool!!!

  76. Hollie Jahnke says

    I think it looks so cute. My daughter really wants to see it.

  77. Holly Hanna says

    I enjoyed the meet the pets section!

  78. Holly Hanna says

    I entered the Tarzan giveaway.

  79. heather e.g. kaufman says

    We like the videos.

  80. Reesha Saeed says

    I really love the adorable cute funny PetMOJI and the bunny from the movie reminds me of my husband! love it!

  81. Cindy Merrill says

    Max is a riot. His comment to Chlooe was hysterical.

  82. Meegan says

    It looks like such a cute movie! Can’t wait to see it!

  83. Laura says

    I can’t wait to watch this movie! It looks AMAZING. 🙂

  84. Shannon says

    I like that you can create a petmoji.

  85. Anne C. says

    There are cats! I love that there are cats in the movie. 🙂

  86. sherry blamer says

    i love leonard the poodle. I love watching the commercial where hes head banging to metal its so funny and cute.

  87. Sarah Hall says

    I really liked Chloe as she seems to have a real cat’s attitude.

  88. Serena Powell says

    I learned that Louis C.K does a voice in the movie.

  89. Jenn H says

    I love the moshing poodle. cracks me up every time! i cant wait to see the movie!

  90. AnnJ says

    I want: To see this film – and that happens very, very rarely!

  91. Zoey says

    I learned that the movie is in Real D 3D and Imax 3D.

  92. Linda Trinklein says

    I love that you can learn about the pets! my kids would really enjoy this movie!
    thank you for the chance!

  93. Amy Smeltzer says

    This movie looks so cute! My favorite is the rabbit. I love kids movies. I watch a lot of them even though I don’t have kids.

  94. Annmarie W. says

    This movie is definitely one that I want to see! I love that the site has so many videos on it!

  95. Daniel M says

    entered tarzan giveaway

  96. Tracy Robertson says

    I love Buddy the dachshund, he is adorable!

  97. Sheryl says

    I learned that it is being played in Real 3D theaters and is #1 movie in America.

  98. Christy Peeples DuBois says

    They have a Secret Life Fan Club that your pets can join on Facebook. This is so cute. This is going to be a cute movie I think.

  99. vivian says

    I learned Dana Carvey lends his voice for the movie!!

  100. Seyma Shabbir says

    I love Buddy and I love that there are so many pets featured!

  101. Seyma Shabbir says

    Entered the Tarzan Giveaway!

  102. Pam H. says

    I like that a pug is one of the starring characters. I love pugs!

  103. Birdiebee says

    I think this is going to be a really hilarious movie as I have always wondered what my pets do when I am gone.

  104. Jerry Marquardt says

    I like that my nephew is so into seeing this movie. I cannot wait to take him to see it.

  105. I loved the trailor

  106. Stefanie Gladden says

    I like the Kevin Hart is Snowball trailer!

  107. hannah says

    I learned that they have a humorous comics section!

  108. I love their little fan art space! It’s so cute!

  109. Melissa Storms says

    I just wasted too much time creating a PetMoji, too cute.

  110. Bridgett Wilbur says

    I like that you can create your own petmoji.

  111. chickie brewer says

    I learned it is the #1 movie in Amereica!

  112. Betty C says

    I like Snowball. It just goes to prove that what you see on the surface isn’t necessarily the truth.

  113. Sara says

    I love how they have a variety for all different kinds of pet personalities 🙂

  114. Susan Christy says

    I didn’t know it was in 3D – makes me want to see it even more!!

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  116. Katherine Riley says

    I love Chloe, she reminds me of a cat I own.

  117. Starla says

    This is going to be so awesome and cute. I really want to see this because I am a huge animal lover and want to see more of Gidget!

  118. Alona Y says

    I like the meet the pets section, so cute!

  119. Tiffany Greene Elliott says

    I love that you can make your own Petmoji! Thanks so much!

  120. Soha Molina says

    I learned Kevin Hart is in it.

  121. Nannypanpan says

    I learned its from the makers of despicable me

  122. I love all the different kinds of animals personality. Also love that you can make your own pet emoji!

  123. laurie murley says

    I like that you can create a imoj

  124. Michael Bratek says

    I really didn’t think this is the #1 movie in America! Wow, it must be pretty good!

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