23/03/2018 16:10 SAST | Updated 23/03/2018 16:10 SAST

Photos From National Puppy Day Will Help You Escape The News Cycle Of Doom

🚨🚨 Cuteness alert. 🚨🚨

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Labrador puppy, portrait

Do you need an antidote to the seemingly never-ending cycle of bleak news?

Well, National Puppy Day is finally here.

People from around the world shared their cutest canine snaps, videos and GIFs on Twitter Friday via the #NationalPuppyDay hashtag ― in honor of the magical powers of their adorable young dogs.

Here's a sample: