Though we hate to do it, sometimes we have to leave our furry friends behind when we travel. In this case, it can be comforting to have a little memento of your snuggle buddy. And that’s exactly what Cuddle Clones, a company that makes plush versions of your furry pals, does.

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When Cuddle Clones’ founder Jennifer Graham’s beloved dog Rufus passed away, she made it her mission to realize her dream of making a customized stuffed animal that looked just like him. To honor Rufus’s memory, Graham built Cuddle Clones to provide every pet lover with the chance to have a permanent cuddly version of their pooches and kitties.

Even better, the company gives a portion of the proceeds for each Cuddle Clone to pet-related causes, including animal rescues and charities.

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So what do you have to do to snag one of these adorable, personalized stuffed animals? Simply submit a few photos to Cuddle Clones via their site, add a few customization options such as eye color and tail position, then patiently wait for your new cuddle buddy to arrive.

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Make sure to check out Cuddle Clones’ amazing photo gallery of all the plush toys they’ve created.

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