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The 12 Best Dog Hugs of All Time

#12 Kids Hugging Dog

Submitted by reddit user MahDarling

#11 Dog Hugging Vet

Submitted by reddit user redls1bird

#10 Man's Best Friend

Submitted by reddit user MapleWhy

#9 Big Hug!

Submitted by reddit user hethbabie22

#8 Smiling Dog Hug

Submitted by reddit user MegansDead

#7 Hugging in the Workplace is Encouraged

Submitted by reddit user Karmaa

#6 Unlikely BFF

Submitted by reddit user sparklebat

#5 Dog Hugs Goat (looks like blossoming romance!)

Submitted by reddit user shiskebob

#4 Caught in the Act!

Submitted by reddit user eenertv

#3 Lovers, Not a Fighters

Submitted by reddit user softmod

#2 Hug it Out!

Submitted by reddit user lzugl

#1 THE CUTEST HUG EVER

Submitted by reddit user kazimeraszilvytis

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  • Not a Best Dog Hug
    11/24/2015 04:13pm

    Omigosh, PetMD! Most of the photos in this slideshow show awesome, relaxed, happy dogs engaging with people or other animals, but the black and white photo of the two children hugging their dog is just plain scary. The dog is stiff, brow wrinkled, eyes hard, and the corners of his tight mouth are forward. Kudos to this dog for his tolerance, but this is not a "best dog hug". It's a photo of a dog being pushed well beyond his comfort zone, and potentially close to a bite.

    PetMD is excellent source of information on dogs' health. I would hope you would be similarly reliable with respect to dogs' behavior, and safe interactions between children (and older humans) and dogs.

  • 11/24/2015 09:10pm

    I think you are seeing stuff that isn't there.

 
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