Many women find men tending to children endearing. It’s those small moments when you’re visiting relatives and a boyfriend plays a game of tag or joins a tea party with a niece or nephew that makes hearts melt.
However, for pet lovers, seeing a a man (or even better, your guy) affectionately and unabashedly love a dog is nothing but attractive. After all, doesn’t the way a man treats a helpless animal a very telling sign of his character and loving nature?
I say absolutely yes.
With that in mind, we’ve compiled these photos of real men who love their dogs, along with 10 awesome quotes on why it’s so important to be kind to animals.
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