As a rule, dogs and I have a delicate relationship. I just don't really like when they jump on me. Or when they have slobber dripping from their jowls. As a kid, the movie Beethoven gave me nightmares. So much saliva and so much chaos.
What I do love about dogs is when they are really really large, calm and even tempered, and have big brown mamma-eyes that make your heart melt.
Which is why these beauties struck a vein with me:
And check em out as a puppy:
Wow. My heart is no longer my own.