Shannon Stacey

Self-soothing puppy

Taz has always had a habit that’s so freaking adorable it melts me into a little puddle of mushy goo—he sucks his thumb.

So to speak. When he’s sleepy, he pulls his paw up to his face and licks the side of it with tiny little licks until he falls asleep. It’s really hard to capture his wee baby tongue with the camera, but that’s what he’s doing in this picture.

It’s cutest thing I’ve ever seen.

3 comments to “Self-soothing puppy”

  1. Lynda the Guppy
      · April 12th, 2012 at 10:29 am · Link

    Awwwww. *melts* That’s adorable, and he was pretty freakin’ adorable to begin with.

  2. azteclady
      · April 12th, 2012 at 6:21 pm · Link

    So adorable, yes! He’s such a sweetheart!

    Pets are awesome, aren’t they? Each one with the own little quirks and personalities.

  3. Amitatuq
      · April 12th, 2012 at 10:07 pm · Link

    Awww! I’m not sure my co-workers will appreciate the melted puddle of goo you’ve just turned me into, but I appreciate the picture! My puppy chews on her nails occasionally but she is more into obssessive, annoying licking.

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