Besides being known as man's best friend, dogs can also be our best workers. Humans and canines have operated in partnership for thousands of years (you protect me from bears and I will feed you and clean up your poop) and today dogs can be found sniffing out explosives at airports; helping physically disabled people go about their day; and comforting the young, old, and sick in schools, hospitals and nursing homes.
While not all dogs come packed with smarts (my fiancee's family dog once ate an entire pie — tin pan and all), there are enough brainy breeds out to get the job done. Whether you're talking about police, fire, comfort or seeing-eye dogs, they all need to start their training early.
And you know what that means: puppies!
I'll cut right to the chase and get on with the cute pictures. Here are some absolutely adorable puppies that you'll ever see — and they all have futures as service dogs. Enjoy!
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