There are very few people in the world who enjoy conflict.

Fighting and being at odds with someone is uncomfortable and stressful, but it’s part of life. Sometimes, when I’m disagreeing with a friend, I just want to lay down and stop thinking about it until the issue goes away.

This enormous Newfoundland does just that when his Pomeranian pal decides to get snappy.

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Watch his face as he “plays dead” to get the excitable floof out of his hair.

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Let’s face it. We’ve all been there, but I think we’d all like to be the third dog in the corner who just stays out of it. Much more rewarding.

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