When a puppy wants to get up and play, it's a little hard to stay in bed.

French bulldog puppy Link (aka "Stinky Linky") likes to wake up his owner, personal trainer Sean Sarantos, with lots of slobbery kisses. We can't think of a better way to get up in the morning.

Mary Jo DiLonardo Mary Jo writes about everything from health to parenting — and anything that helps explain why her dog does what he does.