Look how they've grown! Proud owners share adorable then and now pictures that capture their pets as puppies and as even cuter adult dogs

  • Dog owners around the world shared adorable then and now photos of their pets
  • Pictures taken over the years reveal how the tiny puppies grew into adult dogs
  • Playful owners recreated the same poses but struggled under their dogs' weight?

These adorable then and now pictures capture adorable puppies growing into even cuter adult dogs.??

Proud owners posed for photos with their beloved pooches, with many holding and carrying their dogs like they did when they were just puppies.?

The heart-warming snaps show owners struggling under the weight of their hefty huskies and sizeable Samoyeds, or being squished beneath a rather large St Bernard.?

Others allowed the dogs to take centre stage and appear alone in the images to reveal just how much they have grown.?

Here, FEMAIL shares some of the best examples...?

Favourite pose: This proud owner lifted his fluffy dog up to show just how much it had grown?

Favourite pose: This proud owner lifted his fluffy dog up to show just how much it had grown?

Up in the air! This owner could barely be seen as he tried to cuddle his beloved pooch

Up in the air! This owner could barely be seen as he tried to cuddle his beloved pooch

Still small enough for a cuddle: This irresistibly fluffy?seymod still loves being picked up

Still small enough for a cuddle: This irresistibly fluffy?seymod still loves being picked up

In the limelight: This husky was camera shy as a puppy, left, but has now perfected its pose

In the limelight: This husky was camera shy as a puppy, left, but has now perfected its pose

Pampered pet: This Corgi looks perfectly relaxed being cradled in its owners arms

Pampered pet: This Corgi looks perfectly relaxed being cradled in its owners arms

Homecoming! This little pup might have grown up, but its still always waiting at the front door

Homecoming! This little pup might have grown up, but its still always waiting at the front door

Growing up together: This man, right, is still best friends with the puppy he got as a child

Growing up together: This man, right, is still best friends with the puppy he got as a child

Nap time! This St Bernard owner would be in trouble if his dog decided it was time for a snooze

Nap time! This St Bernard owner would be in trouble if his dog decided it was time for a snooze

Childhood friends: This man, right, has had his long-haired retriever by his side for years?

Childhood friends: This man, right, has had his long-haired retriever by his side for years?

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