Dogs have plenty of ways of showing you that they love you.

Does My Dog Love Me? These are 12 telltale signs that your adorable and affectionate dog loves you too - from licking to yawning 🐶

With demand for pups continuing to rocket post-pandemic, there are many new owners that may not be aware of all the complexities of canine behaviour.

If you’ve been thinking about getting a new dog then you’re not alone – Kennel Club figures show that the number of people looking for puppies surged by around eight per cent since the start of the global pandemic.

There are 221 different breeds of pedigree dog to choose from, there’s plenty of thinking to do before you select your family’s latest four-legged addition – whether you want a large dog, family-friendly dog, or crossbreed.

No matter what type of dog you choose to welcome into your home though, you'll be hoping to form a loving and strong bond with your pup.

And, while pooches can’t say ‘I love you’ out loud, they have numerous types of behaviour to let you know.

Here are 12 things your dog does that means they love you as much as you love them.

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