Let’s do a quick little equation here. Little kids = adorable. Big dogs = cute. Little kids + big dogs = cuteness overload.
It’s that whole gentle giant idea of something that is big enough to do some damage, but you know it would never hurt a fly because it’s just too sweet. So when you see a really big dog that is caring for a cute, innocent little kid, the reaction tends to be a little something like this:
It also amazes me the bond that can be formed between your children and your dogs. It’s so incredible how loving and protective their relationship can be. It’s something to cherish.
So take a look at these 19 adorable photos of big dogs with their little kids.
Aw! Sleeping buddies! Too cute!
It looks like the Husky is kissing the kid’s head.
He looks up at the owner like, “Can I keep her?” Honestly. So. Precious.
Omg! Her head is like one-fifth the size of his! He likes new baby.
Just chilling on my comfy dog chair.
Welcome to the family kiss. So sweet.
Aww! That baby looks so happy to be cuddling.
It looks like they’re sharing a really good secret.
The little prince and his mighty steed.
The bestest of friends.
Cuteness overload! The dog looks like his tail is in mid-wag, which is super adorable.
She is so tiny I can barely contain my awws!
Wait…I thought Dobermans were supposed to be scary, aggressive dogs. This one looks like he wants to be a cuddle buddy.
That dog looks like a giant teddy bear.
Just curling up together for a little snooze.
He’s hugging her back! Too. Darn. Cute.
A gentle nuzzle for his favorite little person.
Big hugs for her best friend.
A supportive paw.