A Dose of cuteness. Four Legged one lifts spirits. Few can resist smiling! How about you?

  We met a few days ago, last Saturday mid morning to be exact.  It wasn’t a place that one might expect to meet a four-legged friend.  It was on someone’s front lawn .  The Labrador German Sheppard mix lying on the grass next to a woman who was...

Do Animals Have Empathy? Really. Who Wants to Know?

Yes, I heard it on public radio one morning this week.  Perhaps I was too tired and really misunderstood.  Can people really be asking this question?!! The radio person who announced this story told the listeners that animal lovers readily accept the notion/understand that empathy and compassion are inherent...