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These 15 Photos Are Keeping It Green For St. Patrick's Day

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You may think that St. Patrick's Day is your favorite time to party and celebrate some distant Irish heritage, or maybe it's the one day a year you think people ruin perfectly good beer and local waterways by dying them green.

Either way, you can't deny the people and animals in the photos below decked out in coordinating Irish green aren't happy about celebrating this fun holiday.

  • A man wears a shamrock-covered suit during St Patrick's Day at a festival at Cheltenham Racecourse in Gloucestershire, Englan
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    A man wears a shamrock-covered suit during St Patrick's Day at a festival at Cheltenham Racecourse in Gloucestershire, England, on March 17, 2016.
  • A woman wears a pair of shamrock-shaped glasses during St Patrick's Day at the Cheltenham Festival at the English racecourse
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    A woman wears a pair of shamrock-shaped glasses during St Patrick's Day at the Cheltenham Festival at the English racecourse on March 17, 2016.
  • A woman dressed in colors of the Irish flag takes part in the St Patrick's Day parade through central London, England, on Mar
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    A woman dressed in colors of the Irish flag takes part in the St Patrick's Day parade through central London, England, on March 13, 2016.
  • Mona the dog is dressed for the St. Patrick's Day festivities as she marches in the parade in Portland, Maine, on March 13, 2
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    Mona the dog is dressed for the St. Patrick's Day festivities as she marches in the parade in Portland, Maine, on March 13, 2016.
  • An Irish racegoer dressed for the occasion on St Patrick's Thursday at the racecourse in Cheltenham, England, on March 1
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    An Irish racegoer dressed for the occasion on St Patrick's Thursday at the racecourse in Cheltenham, England, on March 17, 2016.
  • Revelers dressed as leprechauns pose for a photograph on O'Connell Street, as the largest St. Patrick's day celebrations in I
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    Revelers dressed as leprechauns pose for a photograph on O'Connell Street, as the largest St. Patrick's day celebrations in Ireland makes its way through Dublin city center on March 17, 2016.
  • People lined along Upper and Lower Wacker Drive and the Riverwalk, after members of Plumbers Local 130 U.A. poured envir
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    People lined along Upper and Lower Wacker Drive and the Riverwalk, after members of Plumbers Local 130 U.A. poured environmentally safe orange powder along the Chicago River, turning it green for St. Patrick's Day in Chicago, Illinois, on March 12, 2016.
  • The fountain on the South Lawn of the White House is dyed green in honor of St. Patrick's Day before a reception in the White
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    The fountain on the South Lawn of the White House is dyed green in honor of St. Patrick's Day before a reception in the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 15, 2016. 
  • A St. Patrick's Day parade participant carries an Irish flag stating, "Erin Go Bragh," meaning "Ireland Forever," on March 13
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    A St. Patrick's Day parade participant carries an Irish flag stating, "Erin Go Bragh," meaning "Ireland Forever," on March 13, 2016 in Portland, Maine.
  • A patron celebrates St Patrick's Day at the Mercantile Hotel Irish pub on March 17, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. 
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    A patron celebrates St Patrick's Day at the Mercantile Hotel Irish pub on March 17, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. 
  • A patron is dressed for the St Patrick's Day occasion at the Mercantile Hotel Irish pub on March 17, 2016 in Sydney, Aus
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    A patron is dressed for the St Patrick's Day occasion at the Mercantile Hotel Irish pub on March 17, 2016 in Sydney, Australia.
  • A patron wears a festive tie while celebrating St Patrick's Day at the Mercantile Hotel Irish pub on March 17, 2016 in Sydney
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    A patron wears a festive tie while celebrating St Patrick's Day at the Mercantile Hotel Irish pub on March 17, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. 
  • Craig Anderson #41 of the Ottawa Senators wears a green St. Patrick's Day warm up jersey during warmup before an NHL gam
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    Craig Anderson #41 of the Ottawa Senators wears a green St. Patrick's Day warm up jersey during warmup before an NHL game against the Minnesota Wild at Canadian Tire Centre on March 15, 2016 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  • A statue of St Patrick is carried during the St Patrick's Day parade through central London on March 13, 2016 in London, Engl
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    A statue of St Patrick is carried during the St Patrick's Day parade through central London on March 13, 2016 in London, England. 
  • A lephrechaun on a parade float at the St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival at Balboa Park on March 12, 2016 in San Diego, C
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    A lephrechaun on a parade float at the St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival at Balboa Park on March 12, 2016 in San Diego, California.
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