Our dream is to take part in a giant cuddle puddle with hundreds of puppies — our lives would surely be complete after that, right? Now, if you think you know all there is to know about puppies and their cuteness, we’re about to prove you wrong and educate you even further.
These 10 words for “puppy” in other languages are so adorable you just might die. So shield your heart because it’s bound to explode at the puppy cuteness coming your way!
Chiot — French
In 2014, 700,000 citizens of France signed a petition to change an 1804 law that stated that animals are merely “movable goods.” French Parliament voted to class animals as “living and feeling beings,” and gave pets protection against animal cruelty.
Welpe — German
This German word is similar to the English word “whelp,” which is defined as, “any of the young of various carnivorous mammals and especially of the dog.”