19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

According to Wikipedia, "a lapdog or lap dog is a dog that is both small enough to be held in the arms or lie comfortably on a person's lap and temperamentally predisposed to do so."

While this is true in theory, the reality of the sitch is very different (LOLs) because literally all dogs — no matter their size — think they're still lap dogs.

Here then are 19 gentle giants that just want to curl up in, around, or on your lap. They might not be puppies anymore, but that doesn't mean they don't want to cuddle with you any less.

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Loves to Netflix, snuggle, and chill.

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

Sitting, but not necessarily fitting.

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

FACT: Big lapdogs > Big laptops

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

"You are my sunshine, my only sunshine ... "

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

What kind of monster could say no to a face like that?

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

Good luck convincing this big dog he isn't a puppy anymore.

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When Face Swap won't work because the dog's head eclipses yours.

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

This big lap dog doubles as a big fluffy blanket.

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

[Extreme X-Wing pilot voice] "Look at the SIZE of that thing!"

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

This is how it begins #theslowcreep

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RIP this girl that just got pancaked by a giant English mastiff.

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

That can't be comfortable for either of them.

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

Or her (expressions of happiness notwithstanding).

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

This canine contortionist just wants to cuddle everyone all at once.

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

Sweet doggy dreams are made of these.

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

At home or on the road, big dogs are hardwired to find a lap to sit on.

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

Is there room here on the couch for meeeeeeeeeee?

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

"I have decided that you will be my personal pillow." -- this dog

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

When nap time becomes lap time!

19 Big Dogs Who Still Think They’re Little Puppies

Physical Characteristics of Pitbull Puppies

Loves to Netflix, snuggle, and chill.