Things We Can Learn From Our Dogs

We fill our days meeting work deadlines, maneuvering in traffic, and grocery shopping. What are priorities among canines?

This is a real gem. Pass it along to your dog-loving friends!

Run, romp, and play daily.

If you want what lies buried, dig until you find it.

When youíre happy, dance around and wag your entire body.

When itís in your best interest, practice obedience.

Never pass up the opportunity to go for a joyride.

Take naps and stretch before rising.

From 50 Simple Ways to Pamper Your Dog, by Arden Moore (Storey Books, 2000). Copyright (c) 2000 by Arden Moore. Reprinted by permission of Storey Books.
From 50 Simple Ways to Pamper Your Dog, by Arden Moore (Storey Books, 2000).

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Elisa F.
Elisa F.1 years ago

Thanks for Doggies :)

Linda M.
Linda M.5 years ago

Dogs are great.

Susan Pernot
Susan Pernot5 years ago

thanks I couldn't make it without dogs

Ana Marija R.
Ana R5 years ago

Profound truth...:) My fur angel is real example of this...:)
Thank you for sharing.

Julie Foutch
Past Member 6 years ago

This is so true as i have three senior pugs and i look at things so diffferently now,i've seen and learned so much from them.

mary f.
mary f.6 years ago

is'nt it the truth?

Rachel S.
Rachel Storey7 years ago

This is great advice !

Lily Goodma
Lily Goodma7 years ago

My animal friends are certainly Therapy Animals.

Clare B.
Clare B.7 years ago

I received this years ago as an email and here is the complete version...

Allow the experience of fresh air and the wind in your face to be pure ecstasy.

When loved ones come home, always run to greet them.

When it's in your best interest, practice obedience.

Let others know when they've invaded your territory.

Avoid biting when a simple growl will do.

Take naps often and stretch before rising.

Eat with gusto and enthusiasm.

If what you want lies buried, dig until you find it.

Thrive on attention, and let people touch you.

Delight in the simple joy of a long walk.

Mary W.
Past Member 7 years ago

Thanks for this Annie. Great post...I shall look at dogs differently from now on...
A dog is a man's best friend.