Before you dismiss the following as yet another trite display of animal cuteness gone viral, do yourself a favor and watch in its entirety. Because we can't think of a better way to start your weekend than with a sweater-donning pup sheepishly making friends with an NYPD horse (and near the site of the Occupy Wall Street protests, no less!).
Yes, we also thought that this link would bring us to the previous dog and horse buddy video, but it's not that. It's another one. This one is better.
Protestors and police officials take note: if these guys can become best friends forever, why can't we all?
Watch as the curious bulldog twirls and teases the friendly steed: