Our dog, Pancho, has been staying with friends for 3 weeks, while all of us have been off galavanting in other countries. Last night I picked him up and brought him home. He was clearly very happy with our friends, and today seems a little disconsolate. He is home alone with me. The children dont get home for another 2 days.
So what is going on in his doggy brain? His recent hosts probably lavished far more care and attention on him than he is used to with us. My teenage darlings are very affectionate when he has their attention,, but that is tough to maintain. Like most of their peers, they have a great deal of things on their minds to digest and resolve, and the unconditional love of a dog is only one of them. As for me, well I’m just a grumpy old git. Read more »