Dogs make great best friends to children. As pets, they make wonderful secret keepers, the perfect partner in crime (acting as a lookout when sneaking cookies and providing them with someone to blame for broken glass), and they’re just the right size for side-by-side cuddling. But more than just someone who will help them secretly polish off unwanted veggies from their dinner plates, dogs supply kids with an unconditional love and companionship that the child will remember for the rest of their life.
It’s true, there’s nothing quite like the friendship between a dog and child. Here’s a look at a few pooches and the pint-sized people they lovingly call pals.
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