1. They have a REAL sense of adventure (unless you have a timid one.) But even they secretly want "unchained."
2. They are all "nostril."
3. They are loyal. [And some (even) to the death!]
4. Their "cuteness" factor is above and beyond many other of God's creations! [Take the slug, for instance. They are not...real...cute as they look a bit like a chunk of (some) snot unfortunately, not that I have anything against them. How could I?]
(But, more than anything is my #5...and the large second photo down!)
5. DOGS LOVE BEING LOVED A LOT.