You may never look at peanut butter the same way again.
Actor David Duchovny and his rescue dog, Brick, have a very close relationship.
They spend afternoons lounging around, not a care in the world.
They explore the world together (because is there a better travel companion than this furry fella?).
<p><img be="" both="" class="tweet-placeholder" data-content="Brick and I on the move Aquarius season 2 starts tonight and game 6---too much great tv I" data-tweet="https://twitter.com/davidduchovny/status/743468583435501569" david="" duchovny="" j9fzunmxep="" june="" ll="" pic.twitter.com="" src="/assets/tweet-placeholder.png" watching=""><br></p><p>They certainly celebrate the holiday season in style, too.</p><p><img class="tweet-placeholder" data-content="Last day before break on Aquarius, Brick busts out the mistletoe. Happy holidays everyone. D pic.twitter.com/8dgKD5EEN5— David Duchovny (@davidduchovny) December 22, 2015" data-tweet="https://twitter.com/davidduchovny/status/679377804249591808" src="/assets/tweet-placeholder.png"></p><h2>And yes, they even lick peanut butter off each other's lips.</h2><p>Weird? Maybe. But it's for a great cause. </p><p><img type="lazy-image" data-runner-src="https://assets.rebelmouse.io/eyJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiIsInR5cCI6IkpXVCJ9.eyJpbWFnZSI6Imh0dHBzOi8vYXNzZXRzLnJibC5tcy8xOTUyMTIyNC9vcmlnaW4uZ2lmIiwiZXhwaXJlc19hdCI6MTY0MDcyMTU2OH0.6ZIDRY_KSA87J46tUNnhMeY-KCeZSZyq8qlzNMWet-c/img.gif?width=980" id="48327" class="rm-shortcode" data-rm-shortcode-id="1b85965e2cf1be763239659030a1c640" data-rm-shortcode-name="rebelmouse-image"></p><p class="image-caption">GIF via Target Zero/YouTube.</p><h2></h2><h2 style='margin-top: 0.25em; line-height: 1.3; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-size: 26px; padding: 0px; text-rendering: optimizeLegibility; font-family: VllgRegular, "Avenir Next", "Segoe UI", Roboto, "Trebuchet MS", sans-serif !important; background: none;'>The sloppy peanut butter kisses are part of the <a href="https://www.crowdrise.com/LickMyFace" target="_blank">#LickMyFace challenge</a>, which launched this week.</h2><p>The premise is simple, a little absurd, and ... very messy.</p><p>1. Put peanut butter on your lips.</p><p>2. Put your face near your dog's face. </p><p>3. Let your dog have at it.</p><p>4. Count how many wet ones your dog gives you. </p><p>5. Give that dollar amount to <a href="http://www.target-zero.org/" target="_blank">Target Zero</a>, a nonprofit dedicated to saving the lives of rescue dogs. </p><p>6. Challenge your friends to do the same.</p><p><img type="lazy-image" data-runner-src="https://assets.rebelmouse.io/eyJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiIsInR5cCI6IkpXVCJ9.eyJpbWFnZSI6Imh0dHBzOi8vYXNzZXRzLnJibC5tcy8xOTUyMTIyNS9vcmlnaW4uZ2lmIiwiZXhwaXJlc19hdCI6MTU5Njc3NzY3OX0.khaH5257JNh8dOVUR3m3PH5z7tVq_DOkDhfaAPPybHM/img.gif?width=980" id="d9229" class="rm-shortcode" data-rm-shortcode-id="6fb7aa26e16ee3a807c2288b37349e2f" data-rm-shortcode-name="rebelmouse-image"></p><p class="image-caption">GIF via Target Zero/YouTube.</p><h2>"To really get this going, I'm challenging all of you, my social media followers," Duchovny says in a video announcing the challenge, encouraging others to participate and donate, using the hashtag #<a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23lickmyface&src=tyah" target="_blank">LickMyFace</a> to promote efforts. </h2><p>He also made sure to specifically invite his ex-wife, actress Tea Leoni, as well as "X-Files" co-star Gillian Anderson, to compete.</p><p><strong>Anderson, by the way, clearly isn't afraid of a slobbery challenge; she stepped up to the plate right away:</strong></p><p><img class="tweet-placeholder" data-content="Disgusting & erotic? Only for you @davidduchovny! #lickmyface #targetzero @TargetZeroTZ ➡️https://t.co/AvrsCErcag pic.twitter.com/87a2Ioyge7— Gillian Anderson (@GillianA) June 23, 2016" data-tweet="https://twitter.com/GillianA/status/746037071144419328" src="/assets/tweet-placeholder.png"><span class="redactor-invisible-space"></span></p><h2>Target Zero is one amazing group that's definitely deserving of the attention and extra funds.</h2><p>The group <a href="http://www.target-zero.org/what_we_do" target="_blank">helps shelters learn the best practices</a> in becoming "zero kill" shelters, which means they will no longer euthanize any healthy pups due to avoidable factors, like overcrowding in their facilities.</p><p><strong>That way, pups like Brick can find their way into a forever home.</strong></p><p><img class="tweet-placeholder" data-content="Congrats to our Indianapolis Fellows. 600 animals adopted out so far today. This is Hope and she was #600! #IndyMega pic.twitter.com/DsLiE1W19Z— Target Zero (@TargetZeroTZ) October 11, 2014" data-tweet="https://twitter.com/TargetZeroTZ/status/521077900091486208" src="/assets/tweet-placeholder.png"></p><p>The nonprofit, for instance, helped the public shelter in Waco, Texas, <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/david-duchovny-dog-lick-face-lickmyface-campaign-target-zero_us_576aee13e4b0c0252e782e6d?utm_hp_ref=good-news" target="_blank">reduce its kill rate dramatically</a> since 2012, The Huffington Post reported. By the end of last year, over <a href="http://www.wacotrib.com/opinion/interviews/changing-minds-taking-partners-to-save-dogs-and-cats-in/article_2dabda0e-554a-50a0-ae28-b19945ad3f9b.html" target="_blank">90% of its animals</a> were being saved, thanks in large part to Target Zero.<br></p><p><strong>There are very few reasons anyone should record themselves while their dog licks peanut butter off their lips and put it on the internet. But if there's ever been a good reason to do so, saving animals is it.</strong></p><p>"I've thrown down the challenge: You must accept now," Duchovny<span class="redactor-invisible-space"> says in the video below. "Let's save a ton of shelter animals together, one lick at a time."<br></span></p><h2>Watch Duchovny and Brick complete the #LickMyFace challenge below:</h2><span style="display:block;position:relative;padding-top:56.25%;" class="rm-shortcode" data-rm-shortcode-id="2cba96a9cc488620d39f3e466892cde6"><iframe type="lazy-iframe" data-runner-src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/-KyDA2WfLvw?rel=0" width="100%" height="auto" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" style="position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%;"></iframe></span>
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