50 Adorable Mutt Photos That Will Warm Your Heart

Best Life Editors
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All dogs are wonderful, magical creatures—but there's something extra special about mutts. For one, many are rescue dogs, which means you're saving a life at the same time you're bringing home a new best friend. And second, because you're never exactly sure what you're getting with a mutt, there's a certain element of surprise that comes along with adopting one—and often, those quirky traits are precisely what makes them so lovable. To prove just how adorable mutts are, we've rounded up photos of the cutest ones out there. Whether you share your home with a pitbull-Labrador-shepherd or a terrier-spaniel-who-knows-what, we guarantee you'll fall in love with these precious pups. And for more darling dogs, check out these 40 Puppy Pictures That Will Put a Smile on Your Face.

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This happy shepherd mix

shepherd mix
shepherd mix

This is the level of happiness we should all aspire to! And for more stunning hybrid dogs, learn about these 25 Gorgeous Mixed Breed Dogs You Won't Believe Are Real.

2

This tiny rottweiler mix

Shepweiler
Shepweiler

Is this or is this not the cutest pup in the entire world?

3

This snuggly pit mix

Shepherd Pitt
Shepherd Pitt

Who wouldn't love cuddling up with this little guy? And for more sleepy pups, check out these 35 Photos of Snoozing Dogs That Will Make Your Heart Melt.

4

This spiffy Labernese

lab and bernese mountain dog mix puppy
lab and bernese mountain dog mix puppy

Who could say no to those eyes?

5

This suspicious corgi mix

corgi mix
corgi mix

He might not look like a traditional corgi, but he's got the ears to prove it! And for more snuggly pups, sign up for our daily newsletter.

6

This happy poodle mix

Cockapoo
Cockapoo

Is this a dog, or a real live teddy bear?

7

This smiling lab mix

lab mix mutt dog
lab mix mutt dog

We bet this lab mix is the world's greatest companion! And if you're into canine companionship, check out 25 Photos of Puppies Playing With Other Animals.

8

This cozy beagle mix

Beagle and a Dachshund
Beagle and a Dachshund

All you need for the perfect day is a good book, a hot cup of tea, and this adorable pupper to keep you company!

9

This intrepid husky mix

Irish Wolfsky
Irish Wolfsky

We might not know exactly what breed this is, but we do know it's seriously sweet!

10

This senior Lab mix

Mastiff Lab
Mastiff Lab

This gentle giant's fur might be fading, but his love for you definitely won't! And for more senior pups, check out these 20 Photos That Prove Old Dogs Are the Best Dogs.

11

This golden pit mix

Bullador
Bullador

How pitadorable is this golden boy?

12

This cuddly poodle mix

poodle terrier mix
poodle terrier mix

Look at that happy smile!

13

This spotted corgi mix

Dorgi
Dorgi

She's ready to play all day!

14

This sleepy beagle mix

beagle mix
beagle mix

All this little one needs is a warm bed and a human to love!

15

And this sweaty schnauzer mix

Schnollie
Schnollie

This guy looks like he just finished a serious game of fetch!

16

This comfy terrier mix

terrier mix
terrier mix

It's her chair now!

17

This curious Great Dane mix

Labradane
Labradane

Who could say no to that lovable head tilt? And for more precious pictures, check out 27 Photos of Dogs and Babies That Will Melt Your Heart.

18

This goofy terrier mix

silly terrier mix
silly terrier mix

This dog has a smile that could light up a room!

19

This adventurous shih tzu mix

Malshi
Malshi

Someone wipe off those messy paws and give this pup a hug!

20

This cheerful lab mix

Corgi Labrador Mix Mixed Breed Dogs
Corgi Labrador Mix Mixed Breed Dogs

One look at those dreamy eyes and we're in love!

21

This playful poodle mix

poodle mix
poodle mix

The only way to make poodles even more adorable is to mix them with something else!

22

This supermodel chihuahua mix

Shichi
Shichi

The ears! Just look at the ears!

23

This tri-color terrier mix

Borkie
Borkie

We cannot resist those precious paws!

24

This fluffy shih tzu mix

Shih Poo
Shih Poo

This little girl is also ready to curl up for a nap!

25

This muddy retriever mix

retriever mix
retriever mix

There's nothing we'd rather do than give this sweet pup a bath!

26

This playful chihuahua mix

Yorkie/Chihuahua
Yorkie/Chihuahua

This little lady looks like she's ready to stir up some trouble!

27

This precious pom mix

Shih-Tzu, Pomeranian and Poodle
Shih-Tzu, Pomeranian and Poodle

Snuggles sound great with this little guy!

28

This lovable Lab mix

Border Collie/Labrador Retriever
Border Collie/Labrador Retriever

Anyone would be lucky to share a home with this happy guy!

29

This charming chihuahua mix

Dachshund/Chihuahua
Dachshund/Chihuahua

It doesn't get any cuter than this tiny pup!

30

This bashful terrier mix

Dorkie
Dorkie

This pup looks like the perfect cuddle buddy!

31

This pint-sized poodle mix

Labrador/Poodle
Labrador/Poodle

That head tilt! Those eyes! We're absolutely smitten!

32

This one-eyed senior Jack Russell terrier mix

senior jack russell terrier with one eye sitting on sofa
senior jack russell terrier with one eye sitting on sofa

His flaws only make him more lovable!

33

This beautiful basenji mix

German Shepenji
German Shepenji

This guy looks like he's ready for an adventure!

34

This huggable pug mix

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and pug
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and pug

You're not the only one who's dying to squeeze this pup's wrinkly, yet insanely cute face!

35

This marshmallowy Maltese mix

Maltipoo
Maltipoo

She's just the perfect amount of floof!

36

And this perplexed poodle mix

Schnoodle
Schnoodle

Whatcha lookin' at?

37

This gentle schnauzer mix

Snorkie
Snorkie

This little love is ready for so many snuggles!

38

This majestic malamute mix

Alaskan Malamute, Siberian Husky, and German Shepherd.
Alaskan Malamute, Siberian Husky, and German Shepherd.

This photogenic pupper is just waiting to take part in all your winter snowtoshoots!

39

This adorable cocker spaniel mix

Cavapoo
Cavapoo

The sweetness speaks for itself!

40

This inquisitive shepherd mix

Terrier Shepherd
Terrier Shepherd

Did someone want to go for a walk?

41

This wiry wolfhound mix

wolfhound dog
wolfhound dog

This pup is just looking for a little love!

42

This fluffy terrier mix

terrier mix white dog
terrier mix white dog

With a bit of a trim and a whole lot of love, this pup would make the perfect companion!

43

This smiling collie mix

collie mix
collie mix

Say cheese!

44

This high-fivin' shepherd mix

Sheprador
Sheprador

This pup deserves a hand for being such a good boy!

45

This curly-haired Havanese mix

Havanese Shih Tzu
Havanese Shih Tzu

Just one look at that face could turn any frown upside down!

46

This picture-perfect retriever mix

golden retriever mix
golden retriever mix

The dog! The flowers! It's hard to decide which one is more beautiful!

47

This handsome boxer mix

boxer mix
boxer mix

Check out Mr. Steal Your Girl over here!

48

This curious shepherd mix

german shepherd mix dog
german shepherd mix dog

We just know this pup would be the perfect pet!

49

This determined dalmatian mix

Bullmatian
Bullmatian

This little cutie is ready to take on the world!

50

This precious pit mix

Pittbull Mastiff
Pittbull Mastiff

This little fella (alright, he's big) is ready for some serious love!