We share our home and lives with multiple dogs and each day is full of love and plenty of licks.

Living with dogs, Valentine's Day is an opportunity to stay in, cuddle up and feel the love. And reflect on the reasons we love dogs. 

Here are our top 11 reasons:

1: You're always relaxed around me:

totally relaxed dog

2. You're OK if we sleep on other people:

dog asleep on another dog

3. You don't mind chilling in bed all afternoon:

dog chilling in bed

4. You know exactly when a cuddle is required:

dog cuddle

5. You're always keen to taste my cooking:

dog keen for food

6. You run to me when I need you:

dogs running

7. You kiss me even if others are watching:

kissing a dog

8. You've taught me to appreciate the simple things in life:

dog relaxing in sunshine

9. You don't mind us getting dirty:

muddy dog

10. You let me know if you need some space:

denim double dog bed

11. You laugh at all my jokes:

dogs laughing