A dog’s sense

I read last night this fascinating look at dogs’ way of communicating with us. I saw many similarities with our loopy Lab, Darcy, who is now 10 years old. Here’s a picture of him taken last week on a walk…


I was also reminded of the post below which I wrote not long after Abi died. I can still remember this very clearly as though it were yesterday. Have you had a similar experience with your dog offering you comfort or picking up on your distress?

First published 19th May 2013

I’ve heard numerous stories of dogs sensing illness and death, and pining for their lost masters. But it wasn’t until I experienced this for myself that I realised the true bond that dogs share with their human family, and the effect death has on them also.

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