26 Majestic Dogs Who Totally Redefine Perfection

Because everybody knows dogs are perfect, even when it doesn't look like it.

For millennia, there has existed a symbiotic relationship between man and dog. Humans across cultural boundaries have partnered with these magnificent four-legged beasts in the name of necessity and companionship -- from the earliest days of agriculture to later days of recreational hunting -- and, in doing so, have forged an unbreakable alliance, their raw instincts paired with our ability to provide treats.

Let us take a moment to admire the elegance of nature, embodied wholly in the grace and composure of the modern canine.

Willy

Rio Carnival Dogs 2014