A child receives a kiss from a new friend brought in to provide comfort to residents of Newtown, Conn. The animals — some rescue dogs, others simply pets — were brought in to the devastated town from as far away as Chicago. (Photo: Allison Joyce / The New York Daily News)
Baby talks to dog.
Dog talks to baby.
And so on and so forth.
CANINE MILES PER HOUR Monty sits in the driver’s seat behind the (simulated) wheel while training to drive. Animal trainer Mark Vette has spent two months training three cross-breed rescue dogs from the Auckland, New Zealand SPCA to drive a modified Mini as a way of proving dogs can be taught to perform complex tasks. In other news for dogs, “driving away” is the new “running away.” (Photo: AFP-Getty via The Telegraph)
ARFTASTIC Some of the participants at the Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade in New York City. Clockwise from top left: Yorkshire terrier Baxter as spaghetti and meatballs, Harry, a corgi, as a fire truck, Astor, a mini Aussie, as a butterfly and Lola, a coton breed, poses as sailor. (Photo: John Moore / Getty Images via The Telegraph)
Your day just got 200% better.
A video showing why dogs are better than cats, always forever to infinity times infinity.