You Know Your Dogs Love You When They Do This

A dogs’ actions speak louder than their bark. When it comes to expressing their love for you, the signs are all in their gestures.

The unconditional love from a dog is one of the most comforting things in life. There is no creature on the planet more compatible with humans, which explains why they have always been considered man’s best friend.

When it comes to conveying adoration for their masters, they are the experts. Humans can be reticent and stubborn, and we could stand to learn a thing or two from our loyal dogs.

Here are some examples of how you know your canine pal adores you. Be prepared to have your hearts stolen with these adorable images.

1. The stare

When your dog stares at you, he’s setting off a neurotransmitter called oxytocin, which is a hormone that is responsible for the behavior of dogs. Don’t get creeped out by the stare-fest. It’s a sign that he trusts you and ultimately adores you.

2.The yawn

Why we yawn ourselves is a conundrum. So there’s no scientific explanation as to why our dogs echo our yawn, except for the fact that it’s contagious, but it could also mean they’re showing empathy.

3.The greeter

The moment you walk in the door after a long day at work, nothing compares to the welcoming committee led by your dog. The smothering of affection the minute you come home indicates that you were missed.

4. The shadow

Your dog constantly following you around is the ultimate expression of his devotion. Being solitary is not an option for a dog, whereas humans find social balance in our lives by having some “alone time.” Wherever you are, that’s where your pal wants to be.

5. The pupsicle

It’s not that you’re delicious. (Though, of course, you are.) But dogs lick you for various reasons. Primarily to show his love and affection, licking you also indicates Showing submission to prove he’s not a threat and an attempt to groom you to his standards.

6. The cuddle

Author Gregory Berns wrote in his book How Dogs Love Us that if a dog cuddles with you after a meal, it’s a strong indication that you’re loved.

7. The lean