updated 03/27/2012 AT 2:00 PM ET
•originally published 03/27/2012 AT 3:30 PM ET
When two adorable dogs presented themselves to Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall in a receiving line in Denmark on Monday, the royal couple did what comes naturally: They leaned in for some puppy time.
The Prince of Wales bid hello to a friendly Jack Russell terrier – a dead ringer for The Artist star Uggie – while Camilla, who followed closely behind, patted another lucky pooch.
The couple’s Scandinavian tour, a part of the overseas celebrations for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, got even sweeter as the pair sampled ice cream at a local creamery and explored picturesque Kronborg Castle, the setting for William Shakespeare’s Hamlet.
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