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One of our office mates swears that she cannot get through her work day without filling her "cuteness-quota." Her favorite cutie-pies happen to be puppies. Whether she fills her quota by viewing pics of "loldogs," or by watching adorable videos like these, we know by the sound of her "awww" in the room over that we’ll be getting a link IM in our Skype box any second.
1. Puppy Can’t Get Up
"Yo, my dog. This is just how I rollz."
2. Perrito se Duermo Parado – Puppy Sleeps While Standing
"Huh? Me? I’m not tired. I’m not…tired…at…all…"
3. Puppy vs. Mirror
"Hey! Hey, you! Let’s play! C’mon, let’s play!"
4. Puppy vs. Robot! Epic Battle for Territorial Domination!
"Sumwonz gotsta winz, an it’s gonna bee me. Kthnxbai!"
5. Warning: Epic Battle – Cute Puppy vs. Cute Kitten