This video is so adorable that it put giant grin on my face. This little girl is loving on her new puppy, and you can’t help but smile with her.

I’m no psychic or anything, but it’s pretty clear to see that these two are going to grow up to be the best of friends!

Watch the Pure Joy of a Girl and Her Puppy

Kids Benefit From Growing Up With Dogs

Kids can benefit greatly from growing up with a dog. Not only can dogs help teach kids responsibility and compassion, but did you know that kids that spend their first year of life living with a pet tend to have stronger immune systems?

So, the next time your kids start begging for a puppy, you might want to consider it! Before you adopt a new canine family member, check this list of dog breeds that make perfect companions for kids.