Is sharing dog slobber the same as swapping spit (so to speak)…?

When I first started my long association with dogs, having a pet was my prime motivation…particularly coming from a family where pets were not allowed. Indeed, the thought of having a furry, four-legged canine friend was, of itself, almost enough; particularly as my experience with cats was fun but ultimately a much more “one way” … More Is sharing dog slobber the same as swapping spit (so to speak)…?

Empathy….

Empathy is meant to be a human trait. “You feel bad…I empathise…” “You’ve had a bad day…I feel for you…” But empathy is not just a human trait….Lately I have witnessed this first hand… You’re reflecting on past incidents….I feel ya buddy…! Don’t be sad…I know where you’re coming from…! However, other instincts can also … More Empathy….