Having a ruff day? Cute dogs always help, but we've got something even better this time - cute dogs with cheeks so soft and squishy you'll want to squeeze them like Play-Doh.

If you think you can't resist grabbing those chubby, fluffy cheeks because your pup dabbles in mind control, get ready for some surprising news. According to a 2014 study done by psychological scientists at Yale University, when we see adorable dogs or babies, we get a rush of aggression that helps us process the intense sensations of joy we feel, aggression which makes us want to squeeze cheeks and 'eat toes.' Basically, it's your body's reaction to something being so cute that you can't even.

Indulge your natural urges until you reach emotional equilibrium with this list of positively plump dog cheeks compiled by Bored Panda, and vote for the ones that had you trying to grab the screen!

#1

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Jeeves
Community Member
2 years ago

SQUEEEEEEEEEEE!!!

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#2

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Jay Raman
Community Member
2 years ago

Love the derp tongue.

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#3

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Jeeves
Community Member
2 years ago

That face says being squished is the most AWESOME thing that's has happened this week.

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#4

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Fleur Pearson
Community Member
2 years ago

IM ...FLYINGGGgGGg

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#5

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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HauntedForests
Community Member
2 years ago

Look at those big, round, innocent, puppy dog eyes!

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#6

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Neeraj Jha
Community Member
2 years ago

"are you done yet, hooman?"

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#7

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Jeeves
Community Member
2 years ago

Melting again...

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#8

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Jeeves
Community Member
2 years ago

SQUISH SQUISH BISH

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#9

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Jade Lorreni💜💙
Community Member
2 years ago

Hahahahahhahahahahaha

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#10

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Jeeves
Community Member
2 years ago

Very squish. Much happy Very gif. How awesome.

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#11

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Wait a minute, there's a dog in there....

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#12

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jacluckycat
Community Member
2 years ago

Say cheese

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#13

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Ana-Maria Dan
Community Member
2 years ago

In my head I imagine it feels exactly like squeezing a perfect ball of pizza dough...

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#14

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JillVille Child Care
Community Member
2 years ago

The love from this dog - can you feel it? There's a lot of it!

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#15

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Jeeves
Community Member
2 years ago

Yay!! I'm being squished!! Woo hoo!! This is great!! Wow, I'm on Bored Panda!! I love being squished!!!

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#16

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Jade Lorreni💜💙
Community Member
2 years ago

Awww

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#17

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Jessica Stohr
Community Member
2 years ago

Aww squishy face smiling Holden's makes me really want one!

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#18

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Evgeniya Khon
Community Member
2 years ago

Shibas have the most perfect cheeks to squish lol

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#19

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Hands are really dug in, looks painful. Sorry, doggie.

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#20

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Jeeves
Community Member
2 years ago

Very massage. Much feel nice. How squish. Pretty epic.

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#21

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

What? No treat?

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#22

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

A heart-shaped box of chocolates.

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#23

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Foot in front model pose, smizing.

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#24

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Ana-Maria Dan, it's buy one large, get a medium free!

#25

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Jeeves
Community Member
2 years ago

I am CAPTIVATED by these GIFs, can't look away.

#26

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Face lift. Looks ten years younger

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#27

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Jeeves
Community Member
2 years ago

Someone's not very happy about doggy squishes.

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#28

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Dogs of the Old West

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#29

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Grover Cleveland cosplay too obscure for internet

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#30

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Stewie messing with his time machine again

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#31

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Jeeves
Community Member
2 years ago

This reminds me of my doggy. Squish blaaah

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#32

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Jeeves
Community Member
2 years ago

Those innocent eyes tho...

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#33

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Jeeves
Community Member
2 years ago

Huskies are so SQUISHY !!!! I think I'm in looove <3

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#34

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Rebekah
Community Member
2 years ago

There's a bit of judgement happening here.

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#35

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Spidget Finner
Community Member
2 years ago

That's a squishable doge

#36

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Already squeezed the face on the right into a bunch of random pixels. Run, dog, run!

#37

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Dawn Frank
Community Member
2 years ago

Puffy

#38

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Sardonic Scribe
Community Member
2 years ago

I do not appreciate this, hooman.

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#39

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Kit411230
Community Member
2 years ago

Am I the only one who can imagine the sound of an accordion? Haha

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#40

Insta: @remypei

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Rhinoceros Dogosaurus

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#41

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Rin Rin
Community Member
2 years ago

That is just irresistable.. that squishiness

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#42

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Ana-Maria Dan
Community Member
2 years ago

He looks so much like the Cheshire Cat, it's uncanny...especially his grin!

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#43

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Kayla Richardson
Community Member
2 years ago

So many Shiba Inus!!!

#44

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

That's the way the French do it. C'est manifique!

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#45

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Maria
Community Member
1 year ago

handsome!!!

#46

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Spidget Finner
Community Member
2 years ago

A cute shibe is the best dog you will ever squish.

#47

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Ana-Maria Dan
Community Member
2 years ago

When your great aunt Helen insists on pinching your cheeks... MUST ENDURE!!!

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#48

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#49

Squishy Dog Cheeks

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Kit411230
Community Member
2 years ago

What breed is this? He's gorgeous

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#50

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Golden dreams

#51

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#52

This Is My Squissy Face Girl Tucher :)

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

OMG, there's a hippopotamus in there

#53

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#54

Squishy Cooper

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#55

Whays Going On?

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Looks like doggie is wearing a flapper cloche.

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#57

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#58

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Luck Yeah
Community Member
2 years ago

Owner only half trying

#59

Must Have Squeaky Toy!

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Alessia Facchin
Community Member
2 years ago

let gooooooooooooooooo

#60

My Late Furbaby 💙

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#61

I Make Our Hound Into A Sharpei...

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Pi...
Community Member
2 years ago

I love doing this to my kitty.

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#62

I Couldn't Really Get Mookie's Cheeks Squeezed, But Who Couldn't Resist This Cutie

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#63

Shorty Making A Squishy Himself

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#64

He Was My Mochi. I Miss Him So Much.

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Community Member
2 years ago

My mochi. How I miss you Boz.

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