Doggy Alarm Clock "Helps" Sleepy Head Wake Up

When the world is cold and terrible, beds are a welcome sanctuary from the madness.

It's no wonder then that some of us would prefer to stay there 24-7-365.

Take, for example, Bob, a young boy who's literally struggling to keep the dream alive.

His nemesis: Hunter, the family dog, who doubles as an alarm clock. With the encouragement of Bob's father, the heartless woofer snatches the sleeping child's blanket from his site of slumber.

As this GIF makes clear, Hunter's technique is direct and uncompromising.

Watch the brutal sequence below, the highlight of which is the contented expression on his face as he ambles off with his hard-won trophy: