If you have ever had a pet you know that animals love with their whole heart unconditionally. The bond between animals and humans can be just as strong, even stronger at times, than any other type of love. The innocence of animals can show humans what real love is supposed to look and feel like. Animals love without expecting anything in return and humans can learn from them. Here are 45 pictures that shows how deep and pure animals can love.
1. Pure Love
Sunny makes sure to love on her little human, Luna. They could be found wrapped in each other’s arms and paws for late night snuggles. Sunny is giving Luna’s human mom a break and is willingly taking over the night shift and watching over Luna.
2. Baby Cat
This kitten only wants to be held like a baby and its human makes sure to comply with the request. She is still a kitten after all and she is going to milk it as long as she can. She is staring straight at her human with adoring eyes.
3. Cat Nap
They have been together for ten years and still cannot get enough of each other. He will happily cuddle with his mom for a good cat nap. That smile proves that there is no where else in the world he would rather be. He is content to wrap himself around his mom, even if she is asleep and does not know it.
4. 6 Weeks vs. 6 Months
This owner does not care that his puppy has grown exponentially in six months, he is still going to carry him around like a little puppy. The puppy looks shy in his owner’s arm when he was brought home at 6 weeks, but after six months together he is smiling wide in his arms. The puppy has come to love his owner as much as the owner has always loved him. What a pair!
5. Dreaming of Snuggles
There might not be a happier dog in the world than this dog cuddling up against his owner. He knows he is safe and sound next to his owner and can dream peacefully. It makes you wonder, what is he dreaming about that is making him so happy? Is it toys, treats, snuggles, or playtime?
6. Story Time
This cat did not want to miss out on story time and arrived at her favorite part. The cat in the story even resembles their own cat. This cat either wanted to join in on the story time fun or was getting jealous that she was not getting any attention, but with such an adorable face it would not really matter which one.
7. Good Morning
This is one dog that is ready to start the day early. She greets her owner every morning with clothes for him to wear. She is trying to be helpful and wants her owner to get dressed and start hanging out with her already. Hopefully her owner is a morning person because their dog sure is.
8. All Grown Up
Those baby kittens were found under his house and he decided to keep them. One year later and they make a loving trio. The cat closest to his face, Inky Boy, loves to snuggle into his beard any chance he can get. He is the only mother they have ever known and they love him deeply for it.
9. Cuddle Buddies
This family adopted an 11 year old cat and he instantly bonded with their thirteen year old daughter. When the daughter had to leave for a week long camp, he was missing her like crazy. When she returned home, the best friends were content to hold each other in their arms once again. Their love is pure sweetness.
10. Are You Done Yet?
Many people have had to start working from home for the first time in their career. This has made pets super happy to have their humans home during the work hours. The only concern they have now is how long their humans spend working at their computers. This dog is making sure his human knows that he wants more attention.
11. Adoption Day
It is always nerve wracking and exciting the first day you bring your animals home. Will they be friendly, nervous, scared? Well, he has nothing to worry about because on their first day home, they are showing their new human all the love. He better get used to their cuddling sessions because they are going to overload him with cuddling love.
12. Look of Love
When she finds a significant other, they need to look at her they way her cat, Pilsner, does. Pilsner looks at his owner with pure love. Pilsner is a great hype guy when taking selfies, he always thinks she is beautiful. What a great picture.
13. Supporting Friends
There is no cuter picture than this Labrador comforting the small kitty. Every person has been scared at the doctor’s office and this kitten is no different. Luckily for the kitten, she has her big doggie protector to look after her and provide all the emotional support she needs. These two are breaking the stereotype that cats and dogs do not get along.
14. Be Careful
This is one protective mama. She is pleading her eyes and paw to be careful with her young pup. There is nothing stronger than a mother’s love and this holds true with dogs too.
15. Big Puppy Love
When you buy a puppy for another person, you pray and hope that the two will get along. Well, this dad and puppy have become inseparable since the big surprise. He is only six months old and already weighs 120 pounds.
16. Best Friends
It is a great day when you get to see your best friend after being separated. These doggies could not contain their excitement when they were reunited. These two were just like two little kids with pure happiness.
17. Adopted Puppy
A mother’s instinct goes further than their own children, it includes all children. This hen’s instinct told her that this puppy needed a mother’s warmth, so she gave it to him in the only way she knew how, by sitting on him. It looks like her little chick wants in on that warmth too.
18. Wet Kisses
He taught his dog, Chloe, how to stand on the feet of his wheelchair and now all she does is stand to give him kisses. Once Chloe learned how to get close to him in his wheelchair, there was no going back. He will be full of wet kisses from that moment onward.
19. Love at First Sight
This good doggie got to come home with his new owners. His new dad has never had a pet before and his eyes show how magical it is to have a pet. This dog better expect to be loved for the rest of his life.
20. Birdie Secrets
The cuddles got so warm that it put her bird right to sleep. This photo shows that it is not only cats and dogs that make loving pets, birds are loving too. This bird feels safe and loved within her hair that a nap was needed.
21. Foster Kitten
Meet Cheerio. She had taken a bath and her foster parent knew she was cold, so he shared his shirt with her. Cheerio stayed in the warm spot for an hour nap as her fur dried. How could you ever move her with that adorable face sleeping soundly?
22. Steal Your Boyfriend
One girlfriend woke up to her boyfriend and their dog snuggling without her. When you find your boyfriend snuggling with someone else, usually you would get upset, but when it’s your dog you just take a picture to remember the adorable moment. That is a sweet picture to wake up too.
23. Fishes and their Cat
Louis the cat loves to watch the fishes in the fish tank. Yet, they put him to sleep every time he watches them. His napping spot is right next to his fish friends that are so close, yet so far away at the same time. Maybe Louis dreams of them all playing together.
24. Don’t Do It!
This is one jealous dog and he does not want his mom to be marrying anyone but him. The groom joked,
“I promised to try to love her as much as our Golden does.”
25. Barking Together
Those that bark together, stay together. This little girl is smaller than her Great Dane but their bond is greater than both of them. They are like two peas in a pod together.
26. Secret Dog Pocket
If you ever are going to wear your sweater on backwards, it should be to use your hood as a secret animal carrier. He is not going anywhere without his precious pup and made sure she had a comfy spot during their stroll through Target.
27. Hit the Snooze
She has learned that his alarm clock means that he has to get up, so she found the best way to combat this: snuggles. When the alarm goes off, she snuggles right into her owner’s chest to keep him from getting up. This worked because now he sets his alarm thirty minutes earlier so he can snuggle with her longer.
28. Mid Day Cuddle Session
Have you ever seen a happier pooch? When he married his wife, he knew he was also marrying her dog. Well, it looks as if her pooch has given him the okay, as long as he can always sleep on his chest and get belly rubs.
29. Merry Christmas
Most pet owners see their pets as their animal children. This woman is unable to children, so she has completely accepted her pets as her children. These four make a great Christmas card.
30. Best Friends Traveling the USA
Astro and his mother are a complete team. They have travelled to 22 states and lived in a car together before they moved into their new home. It is a great to have your best friend by your side as you travel through life together.
31. New Friend
This little guy was hiding underneath this man’s car. Instead of shooing him away, he decided to feed him some broccoli and carrots. It is not hard to be kind to all living things, including rabbits hiding under your car.
32. Happy Button
Pet owners and pets learn each other’s quirks pretty quickly. This owner found his dog’s “happy button” and it is right on her nose. Just one little boop to her nose and she cannot help but get happy. Do you know your pet’s happy button?
33. Sunshine and Cuddles
This happy boy is loving the sunshine. If you check out his paw, he is holding down his owner’s hand. He is trying to keep his owner from moving as long as possible to soak up that sun.
34. Just the Beginning
People who say they are not a cat person without ever having a cat are really just cat people in hiding. This girlfriend has a boyfriend who is not a cat person, that is until they got a cat. That kitty is about to be his entire world and the kitty does not even know it. He is officially a cat person.
35. 115 Days Later
It took 115 days for this piglet to be born and they were the longest days of this little girl’s life. Then, she woke up and found out that the piglet had finally been born. She is one happy farm girl and that is already one loved piglet.
36. Support System
Daisy does not like riding in cars, but luckily she has her pal Luna to support her through the ride. Luna holds on to Daisy until she falls asleep in the car to help her through her fear. These are two loving siblings!
37. Baby on the Way
This pit knows that his mother is going through something but does he understand what? Her husband explains that their pit has become extremely affectionate with her ever since she became pregnant. He must feel that his mother needs extra protection or love during her pregnancy and is willing to be her provider.
38. Adopt Don’t Shop
This woman was worried that her new dog, Leah, would not happy at her home, but that worry was completely misplaced. Leah is completely in love with her new owner and is not afraid to show it. Leah knows who saved her from the rescue shelter and cannot be more grateful for the loving home.
39. Rescue Love
Meet Whiskey. This family found this itty bitty kitty in their yard and took her in. How could anyone not keep this kitten with that precious face? This is how tiny Whiskey is after a few weeks in her new home, can you imagine how tiny she was when they found her? It is a great miracle she was found and is growing up healthy.
40. Happy To Meet You
This nine day old goat is super happy to meet just about anyone. This is one happy baby goat and brings instant joy to anyone who sees that smile. It does not have to be your own pet to feel love from an animal.