There is nothing sweeter than the bond between a kid and their dog. From the moment they meet, they’re fast friends for life. Not only is it a way for children to learn about responsibility, it is also a way for them to learn what it is to unconditionally love someone.
As you’ll see from the collection of photos below, there are countless reasons that kid-dog friendships are the greatest. Trust us, your heart will melt when you see these, even if you’re a cat lover!
1. You always have a buddy to hang out with.
This little girl and her best dog friend seem inseparable as they sweetly gaze out the window together.
2. There’s no need for expensive baby furniture.
There are so many fancy highchairs, cushions, and carriers all designed with baby’s comfort in mind. But as this little guy proves, you just need a big, cuddly dog!
3. You always have someone watching over you.
This picture is so sweet! Our hearts are melting at the idea of this little cutie taking his big buddy for a walk.
4. Someone is always there to check up on you.
Just a little mid-nap snuggle to make sure she’s still comfy!
5. There’s always someone to cuddle with.
Being a toddler with a puppy means you guys get to share their bed, too!
6. Someone has always got your back.
There’s nothing like a hug from your best friend. Especially when they’re as cuddly as this guy!
7. You have someone to look stylish with.
We can’t get over how adorable this little girl looks in her furry, white get up! We imagine her dog is very flattered.
8. There will always be someone there to support you.
This little girl dreams of becoming a doctor, and lucky for her, she has the perfect first patient!
9. You know who her first kiss will be from.
She loves her best buddy, slobber and all!
10. You’ve always got someone looking out for you.
Having a dog is like having a second pair of eyes watching your baby at all times. They’re the perfect friend and protector!