Adorable Before-And-After Photos Of Dogs Growing Up With Their Humans

Now would be a good time to tighten your heart strings and prepare for them to be plucked by these who grew up with their owners. Whatever you do, silence that Sarah McLachlan song while you look at these pictures of growing up with humans, because you will begin to cry at your computer, and your boss knows data reports don’t cause these kind of tears. Anyone who had a puppy as a child knows just how photos of growing up unearth a range of soppy emotions that make you subconsciously say “good doggy” under your breath.

The fact dogs and children actually mix quite well only serves to make these before-and-after dog photos all the more adorable. So without further ado, enjoy these pictures of dogs who grew up with their owners, and apologies for making you a basket case for the rest of the day. Pull yourself out of it with a reminder that dogs photos can be funny.

Three Times The “Aww”

Trick Or Treats

Neverending Kisses

Dogs Always Make You Smile

Stairway To Heaven

Blanket Buddies

BFFs For Ever

Girls Night In

Kitchen Cuddles

Golden Girls

Bed Heads

Lay Down, Good Boys

Porch Puppies

Party Girls

Hold On Tight

Home Security

Floored By Cuteness

Loving Your Dog By The Book

Okay, Now I’m Crying

Just A Couple Of Kids

Cuddle Buddies For Life

Endless Love

Life Is Ruff, Get A Dog

Lap Dog

The Dude Life Chose Them

Cuddles And Kisses

Girls Just Want To Have Fun

A Moment Of Paws