Dogs may not be as ubiquitous as cats on social media, but they are still a force to be reckoned with. There are plenty of examples of our canine buddies being silly or slick or just giving their owners the side-eye.

So if you need a smile, check out these photogenic and funny pups.

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