“Animals have come to mean so much in our lives. We live in a fragmented and disconnected culture. Politics are ugly, religion is struggling, technology is stressful, and the economy is unfortunate. What’s one thing that we have in our lives that we can depend on? A dog or a cat loving us unconditionally, every day, very faithfully.” -Jon Katz
“God must have had a blast. Painting stripes on zebras, hanging stars in the sky, putting the gold in the sunset. What creativity!”— Max Lucado
If you aren’t in the moment, you are either looking forward to uncertainty, or back to pain and regret. —Jim Carrey
Dogs are some of my favorite teachers, imparting wisdom into my life in ways I never thought possible! One of the most cherished lessons I’ve learned from my dogs is to live in the moment. Dogs are masters of mindfulness. In other words, they are aware of their surroundings and what they are doing moment by moment . . . and I believe that they extract the fullest joy from each moment. I think this is what gives them their seemingly carefree spirit.
What is mindfulness? And what are the benefits? Continue reading “Live in the Moment [Dog Wisdom #1]”
What would you give Jesus for Christmas?
Join with me in imagining a very special gift to Jesus with this heart-warming poem by Jane Sears. Continue reading “What Would You Give Jesus For Christmas? [Poem for Dog Lovers]”
Happy Labor Day!
Quote of the Day
“I work hard so that my dogs can have a better life.” ~ unknown
Labor Day! It’s finally here! Woohoo!!!
A day off work, permission to rest, play, and enjoy life to the fullest without the worries of work.
It’s not only about dog training. It’s about PEOPLE TRAINING too. ~ Leila Grandemange
Life is short. Play with your dog.