If a dog was the teacher, you would learn things like:

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


      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


     Take naps.

Stretch before rising.        


   Run, romp, and play daily.

    Thrive on attention and let people touch you.       


  Avoid biting when a simple growl will do.


On warm days, stop to lie on your back on the grass.        

      On hot days, drink lots of water and go wading in a pond


When you're happy, dance around and wag your entire body.       



   Delight in the simple joy of a long walk.



              Eat with gusto and enthusiasm.            



   Be loyal to your friends.


Never pretend to be something you're not.     


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

When someone is having a bad day, be silent, sit close by and nuzzle them gently.



        Enjoy the wonders of nature

Be always grateful for each new day and for the blessing you have.         

ENJOY EVERY MOMENT OF EVERY DAY! That's what dogs teach us...

by Carol Sacher/ Ozark dogs

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