Dogs have a well deserved reputation for being man’s best friend. But it turns out that dogs can become friends with more animals than just people, as the following set of photos will demonstrate.

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Posted on 9Gag, the pictures show a dog, eight birds and a cute hamster being “best friends ever.”

Sure, a human definitely directed these particular photo shoots, but this still doesn’t change the fact that all those animals appear to be getting along rather well together, and I can’t help but wonder what happens when the master of the house leaves for work – probably something like this.

Check the pictures for yourself: