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50 Adorable Puppy Pictures That Will Make You Melt

Updated: Mar. 07, 2024

Are you ready for cuteness overload? These adorable puppy pictures will have your heart melting into a pool of liquid happiness.

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Cute little puppies on shelf with books on light background
If you’re having a bad day, your mood is about to lighten immediately. Sometimes it’s hard to believe that we are lucky enough to have dogs in our lives. They’re sweet, lovable, and just plain adorable. There’s only one thing that’s cuter than grown dogs, and that’s baby dogs! These cute puppy pictures will be the most precious thing you’ve seen today. Whether you’re looking for corgi pictures, husky pictures, or even pug pictures, you can find them all here in puppy form, among so many others.
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close up of person holding seven cute puppies

We need bigger arms

Longer arms were created with the purpose of holding more cute puppies, right? Or at the very least for holding up cameras to take pictures of them.

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cute husky puppy gives high fives

Need a pick-me-up?

Nothing encourages happiness quite like a double high-five from a cute puppy—that’s an undisputed scientific fact.

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cute beagle puppy in a hammock
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Expert-level snuggling

Is it just us, or does this little guy in a hammock make you want to climb right in and snuggle all day?

RELATED: Most Affectionate Dog Breeds That Love to Cuddle

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Five cute puppies and a kitten are pinned to a clothesline by their pajamas
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This will make you learn to love laundry

Forget everything you know about laundry. This puppy picture of these little guys being actively involved in the laundry process is the only thing we’ll ever need to get us excited about cleaning.

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three cute pups walk toghether holding one stick
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Teamwork makes the world go round

As if you weren’t a big enough fan of unity, these fuzzy German Shepard pups will lead you directly to the land of teamwork and friendship.

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three cute puppies roll in the grass
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Got that sunshine in my pocket

You know how the song goes, and these puppies, much like Justin Timberlake, also have that good soul in their feet.

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a cute puppy looks guilty next to a door he chewed and the mess that resulted

Hello, I was sent from a far off land…

…to destroy all your belongings but also improve your heart, mind, and well-being. It’s a balance.

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two cute puppies chew on pumpkin stems

This is a latte pumpkin spice

This is the one kind of PSL we’re positive everyone can get on board with. What’s not to love about cute puppy pictures like this one?

RELATED: Cutest Dog Breeds As Puppies

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two cute puppies share one tennis ball

We’re not playing around

These squishy golden pups may be playful, but we’re dead serious about the cuteness level being near maximum capacity.

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a cute french bulldog puppy sleeps on a persons jeans
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Oui, oui

More cute puppy pictures of French bulldogs taking naps, please.

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mom dog with seven cute puppies on the floor

This one is for the moms

Just about every mom in the world will relate to this gorgeous load of pups snuggled right up to their matriarch. Is there anything more adorable or relatable? Hardly.

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three cute french bulldog puppies look to the left
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Hey you, look over here

No, over here, by the snacks. Adorable pictures of puppies don’t get much more delicious than this one of bulldog siblings.

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an anonymous vet holds a cute puppy
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Is there a doctor in the house?

Help! Someone, please check to see if we’re still breathing, because we’re close to bursting over this snuggle pup. A lot is going on behind those puppy eyes.

RELATED: Adorable Animal Friendships

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cute corgi puppy walks in the grass
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Of-corgi this is adorable

Aren’t Corgi pups just the cutest little things? Look at this guy just living his best life.

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cute puppy in bed

Naps are universal

Just ask this guy, the poster pup for napping.

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cute puppy and kitten touch noses
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Interspecies love is all the proof you need

If this adorable kitten and puppy photo doesn’t prove that unrealistic-seeming relationships can work, we don’t know what will.

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a girl in sunglasses lays on the floor with her cute puppy
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The future is so bright, we need sunglasses

Thankfully, heart-shaped shades and an ultra-cuddly terrier are all we really need.

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adorable puppy in wearing glasses and a bow tie
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Statistically speaking, puppies are great

You don’t need to be a math professor to tally up the many benefits of dog ownership, including longer lifespans for the attached humans, and the increased opportunity to take cute puppy pictures.

RELATED: How to Train a Puppy

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adorable puppy wearing a pink birthday hat

Puppies are always a party

Sometimes that party is low-key and calm, and sometimes it’s an all-night rager, but pictures of puppies like this one prove that puppies always bring excitement.

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boy and his adorable puppy wear matching superhero capes

There are some SUPER reasons to love a pup

As if a dog in a superhero cape wasn’t enough, this one has a human sidekick (who is also pretty dang cute).

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adorable baby kisses puppy's head
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They’re the fur babies that never leave

While our human babies may grow up and go to college or exciting work ventures, our sweet fur babies stay with us, although the time when we have both of them together is absolutely priceless.

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adorable puppy poses with miniature sled full of miniature gifts
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They’re always willing to celebrate

Pardon us, but no reindeer necessary when pups are pulling on behalf of Santa. Pictures of puppies like this one inspire holiday spirit no matter what time of year you see them.

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adorable puppy with pink tennis ball
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There’s always someone willing to play

There’s no need to ever feel bored or blue when you’ve got a puppy around because all it takes is a ball and the word “fetch” to get a game started.

RELATED: Funny Dog Photos

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adorable puppy walks in the grass
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A good reminder to embrace your hair

Let this cute puppy picture be the reminder you need that hairstyles come and go, and all it takes is a wide, loving smile to make any being totally beautiful.

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two adorable puppies snuggle on a blanket
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The snuggle is real

If this mega-snuggly picture of a couple of Labrador siblings doesn’t make you say “Aww!” we don’t know what will.

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adorable husky puppy does an awoo

Confidence is everything

Don’t believe us? Just check out this cute Siberian pup proving it in one of our favorite cute puppy pictures.

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tiny beagle puppy does an awoo
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Scratch under here

C’mon, you know we’ll both like it! We demand more pictures of puppies just like this one!

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adorable fluffy puppy
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Throwing you a cuteness bone

Are you ready for it? Open up and get ready for the cutest Siberian fur ball of your life.

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adorable fluffy puppy sits in the grass

Can something this cute even be real?

Just look at this little white poof of cuteness. We’re melted pools of heart-drool right now.

RELATED: Dog Adoption Photos That Will Melt Your Heart

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cute puppy cuddles with his teddy bear

She comes with a bonus

This perfect little creature comes with a signing bonus: a stuffed animal that’s un-bearably cute, too.

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dog and two puppies wearing adorable red sweaters
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The only holiday card you’re really waiting for

Even that photo of your family in matching PJs can’t compete with the cuteness in pictures of puppies like this one.

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puppy runs

Sweetness is a state of mind

We happen to think it’s closely connected to smiling, playfulness, and overall fuzz-abilty.

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adorable puppy sitting on the couch

She’s worth getting slipcovers

Just look at this little face. Who cares if she sheds all over your sofa?

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man reads on the floor with two puppies

You don’t need a personal assistant when you’ve got a puppy around

Just train your best friend to get those important files out of the printer and you’ll be all set.

RELATED: Puppies That Are the Easiest and Hardest to Train

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tiny puppy sleeps with his paws in the air
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Another reason to love sweater weather

If you’re a lover of autumn already, you probably don’t need much convincing, but if you never thought of yourself as the sweater weather type, one look at this little munchkin wrapped up in knitwear will change your mind.

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adorable puppy

Those eyes!

Nothing is quite as adorable as a picture of a corgi puppy asking for forgiveness with his sad little eyes.

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adorable puppy wearing a costume

Stop it right now

This is an intolerable level of cute, and we don’t know how to handle it. We hope he’s about to play us an upbeat tune because it looks like this guy is an emotional genius.

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adorable pug puppy in a pink teacup

A furry shot of energy

Put the coffee down—you don’t need caffeine anymore because this sweet fuzzy pup is all the zip you’ll ever need to start your day with.

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three cute puppies sharing one bed

That’s a sack of sugar

Not literal sugar—just the overwhelming sweetness of three puppy siblings crowded into one little sleep sack in this over-the-top pup pic.

RELATED: Adorable Animal Pictures

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adorable tiny puppy with jewel collar
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Glamour is a trait you’re born with

If you need scientific evidence of this very anecdotal fact, just look at this princess.

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adorable puppy on the beach
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Interests include long walks on the beach and romantic dinners

Sure, those dinners probably involve puppy chow, but if this little one ever got around to making his own online dating profile, we’re pretty sure that’s what it would say.

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baby inspects the ear of an adorable puppy
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Are you listening?

This is the story of a little boy who loved his pup more than anything else in the world. We demand more pictures of puppies exactly like this one, immediately.

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adorable puppy is just a cloud of fluff

Is it humid out here?

Does anyone have some dog-friendly frizz cream? This little guy could use some for his next few cute puppy pictures.

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two adorable puppies in a st patricks day basket
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Good luck charms, coming your way

If you’ve been making wishes on eyelashes and praying for good luck, never fear—adorable shamrock Yorkies are here! They’re the best good luck charms we could ever dream up. Want to have one of these cuties of your own?

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cute puppy wearing bandana

Nature is truly amazing

But it’s even more amazing when our best friends seem to appreciate it, too.

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puppy sleeps with his tongue out

Drool-worthy cuteness

That tongue! Isn’t this the silliest little puppy princess you’ve ever seen? It’s cute puppy pictures like this one that make us want to go adopt 25 puppies right now.

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adorable puppy goes for a run with anonymous woman

A fuzzy gym buddy

Get your pedometer ready, because Fido is ready to hit the gym with you and encourage all the cutest levels of fitness.

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adorable puppy licks a woman's face on a bed
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Put your phone down

This is so much better than all those reading apps. Although you might need to pick the phone back up to take more pictures of puppies…

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adorable puppy with colored paint on him

“Cleanup on aisle three!”

This adorable artist can only be helped with a seriously high-dose prescription of hugs and kisses.

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adorable Bulldog Puppy on white background
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Who are you looking at?

If these cute puppy pictures made you squeal, just wait until you see these puppies that look like teddy bears.