It’s customary for people in Boston to show social media solidarity with Marathon runners each year as they power along the 26.2-mile route.
Monday morning, some of Boston’s most Instagram-famous dogs participated in that online buzz, paws-ing to show their support for this year’s runners.
Here’s Sir Harvard Dangerfield, a Samoyed with a following of over 25,000, sitting pretty near the finish line:
Brandy, a lab mix, and Moose, a Bernese Mountain Dog, got decked out in Boston Strong colors:
Some pups wore official Boston Athletic Association swag to mark the occasion.
Bret Maverick, a Husky/Golden Retriever mix, cheered from his couch:
Pikachu the Pekingese flaunted his Marathon blanket to his 1,000-plus followers:
Others dogs posed on the finish line.
Ueli, a Berger Blanc Suisse–who has nearly 10,000 Instagram fans–got his picture snapped on Boylston Street:
Knox, Bear, and Harper of the South End made an appearance, as well:
Even the official @pugsofinstagram account, which has 988,000 followers, gave a shout-out to the runners.
Sports fans never looked so adorable.
Photos: Scenes from the 2016 Boston Marathon