Playful and full of energy, German shepherds are also known for their cuteness. It is almost as if they can’t help themselves, they are just so cute.

German shepherds always find a way to brighten our day. Here are 10 photos of German shepherds that show just how cute they are.

1. Sad puppy

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proving German shepherds

This German shepherd seems so sad in this adorable photo. And even though it might make you want to cry; at the same time, it is cute as a button. This puppy gives new meaning to the term puppy-dog eyes.

2. Little bit

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proving German shepherds

This German shepherd is so tiny as he sits innocently by. He has no idea of what the world holds and seems content to lay on his little bed surrounded by his blanket and toys. It doesn’t hurt that he is so cute while doing it.

3. Dishwasher

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It’s hard to tell if this German shepherd is trying to help or is getting in trouble. He seems like he would be happy to help wash the dishes, especially when it comes to cleaning the plates. All it would require is a good licking on his part.

4. Ready for bed

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This German shepherd seems ready for bedtime. Here he lays covered up by a blanket and wearing a beanie to keep him warm. It seems like he might not be in his bed, though. We can only hope he doesn’t get in trouble.

5. White shepherd

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proving German shepherds

This white German shepherd is so beautiful. He seems to be looking up at his owner and asking what exactly is going on? Awwww, the innocence of our beloved dogs.

6. Plush toys

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proving German shepherds

German shepherds love their toys. This dog has stacked his toys proudly to show them off. It looks like he loves plushies of German shepherds.

7. Ready to play

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This is the appropriately named Banjo the GSD. It looks like he has a musical background, or at least his owner does. It would be interesting to know if he sings along while his owner plays.

8. Two of a kind

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