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They are one of the biggest dogs recognized by the American Kennel Club, but also known for their big hearts.

Two massive mastiffs made an appearance with their owner on Thursday’s Fox 8 News in the Morning to promote a fun, free event on September 15.

*Watch them behind-the-scenes!

The 11th Annual Northeast Ohio Mastiff Picnic raises funds for the research and rescue of the lovable breed. Over the years, more than $40,000 has been donated to the cause.

*For more information on the Mastiff Picnic, click HERE.