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3 Reasons Dogs Are Like Kids (Slideshow)

1. ‘Look At Me’ Syndrome

Just like kids, dogs are relentless attention seekers. Dogs love it when you play with them, talk to them, or take them for walks. In fact, dogs are like children in the way they need (in their formative years) guidelines and barriers to teach them right from wrong. Yep, kids and dogs both need the plenty of attention. And love. Lots of love. But letís face it — thatís very easy to do!

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11:14AM PDT on Apr 21, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

1:06PM PDT on Mar 25, 2013

thanks for sharing :)

9:45AM PDT on Mar 14, 2013

I love dogs!

5:10PM PDT on Mar 10, 2013

Spot on!

8:18AM PST on Mar 7, 2013

Cute little furry children

3:36PM PST on Mar 4, 2013

Thank you.

12:48PM PST on Mar 4, 2013

I have 3 dogs and they are my best friends.They are always happy to see me.Never complain :-) Love them to death :-)

6:56AM PST on Mar 4, 2013

Yep, my 12 year old lab loves hugs and will try to climb on my lap like my weiner dog if I let him. That is if my kids don't get there first. Then I get to get up & hug my wife too. I'm truly blessed.

2:53AM PST on Mar 4, 2013

Thanks

7:19PM PST on Mar 3, 2013

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