Things We Can Learn From a Dog and What a Dog Can Teach You

Written by Bennett Porter III DVM.

THINGS WE CAN LEARN FROM A DOG

  • Never pass up the opportunity to go for a joyride.
  • 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.
Take naps and stretch before rising.
  • Run, romp, and play daily.
  • Eat with gusto and enthusiasm.
  • Be loyal.
  • Never pretend to be something you're not.
  • If what you want lies buried, dig until you find it.
  • Whem someone is having a bad day, be silent, sit close by and nuzzle them gently.
  • Thrive on attention and let people touch you.
  • Avoid biting when a simple growl will do.
  • On hot days, drink lots of water and lay under a shady tree.
  • When you're happy, dance around and wag your entire body.
  • No matter how often you're scolded, don't buy into the guilt thing and pout.. run right back and make friends.
  • Delight in the simple joy of a long walk.

WHAT A DOG CAN TEACH YOU....

  • Take naps.
  • run, romp and play daily.
  • Delight in the simple joy of a long walk.
  • Avoid biting when a simple growl will do.
  • Thrive on atention and let peaple touch you.
  • If what you want is buried, dig until you find it.
  • Never pass up the opportunity to go for a joy ride.
  • When it's in your best interest, practice obedience.
  • On warms days, stop to lie on your back in the grass.
  • Let others know when they've invaded you territory.
  • Be loyal and don't pretend to be something you're not.
  • When loved ones come home, always run to greet them.
  • On hot days, drink lots of water and lie under a shady tree.
  • When you're happy, dance around and wag your entire body.
  • Eat with gusto and enthusiasm, Stop when you have had enough.
  • No mater how much you'r scolded, go right back and make friends.
  • Allow the experience of fress air and the wind in your face to be pur ecstasy.
  • When someone is having a bad day, besilent, sit close by and nuzzle them gently.