How badly do you want it?

Fred, the three-month-old Labrador puppy, was tugging at his guardian’s trousers. His guardian was sitting working on her laptop, ignoring him. “Ball”, Fred thought, “Let’s go play!” She continued to focus on an assignment she needed to hand in. She did not have time for Fred now. Fred whimpered and whined. She turned round toContinue reading “How badly do you want it?”

Learning from the Young

Bo, a 13-year-old German Shepherd looked at the newest arrival into the family with a look of disdain. He walked over and sniffed Rosie, a 12-week-old German Shepherd puppy, and walked away. Rosie looked at him curiously with her little young puppy eyes, wondering what she will be learning from him. A few months later,Continue reading “Learning from the Young”

Suffering is…

The aroma of the outdoor restaurant was intoxicating with Asian spices and Pad Thai, a delicious noodle dish. The sounds of the customers chatting and eating and the mounted television conveyed a busy, bustling atmosphere. A white eight-year-old dog laid chained up below the mounted television. He was emaciated, disinterested, and looked very depressed. ThereContinue reading “Suffering is…”