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Revelers play brass band music as they begin the march of the Society of Saint Anne Mardi Gras parade, on Mardi Gras in New Orleans, Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015. Revelers in glitzy costumes filled the streets of New Orleans for the annual fat Tuesday bash, opening a day of partying, parades and good-natured jostling for beads and trinkets tossed from passing floats. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

PHOTOS: Mardi Gras in New Orleans

Decked out in glitzy costumes and winter coats, people filled the streets of New Orleans on Tuesday for the annual Mardi Gras festivities.

Mona sits in her cart as she waits for the start of the Krewe of Barkus and Meoux parade along the seawall in Galveston, Texas, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. The parade is sponsored by the Galveston Island Humane Society as a way to involve family pets in the spirit of Mardi Gras. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

PHOTOS: Mardi Gras Pets

Mardi Gras isn’t just for the humans. Check out these animals who are joining in on the Mardi Gras celebrations!