Category Archives: dog quotes

Doggy quote of the month for August

“Animal lovers are a special breed of humans, generous of spirit, full of empathy, perhaps a little prone to sentimentality, and with hearts as big as a cloudless sky.”

– John Grogan, author of Marley & Me


Doggy quote of the month for July

Bill Murray quotation

Doggy quote of the month for June

‘Dogs are better than human beings because they know but do not tell.’

– Emily Dickinson, poet, 1830 – 1886

Doggy quote of the month for May

‘People teach their dogs to sit; it’s a trick.  I’ve been sitting my whole life, and a dog has never looked at me as though he thought I was tricky.’

– Mitch Hedberg, comedian (1968-2005)

Doggy quote of the month for April

“He and I are inseparable companions, and I have vowed him my perpetual society in exchange for his devotion.”

– English poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning, about her dog, Flush

Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Flush

Doggy quote of the month for March

“It is the same with dogs as with children, if one wants them to be loved, they must be well brought up.”

– Madame Charles Boeswilwald, 19th century French author

You know you’re a dog person when…

Your mother asks you what she can get you for your birthday and you answer…

‘Something for the dog’

Izzy on the bed January 2015

Kathleen Crisley, specialist in dog massage, rehabilitation and nutrition/food therapy, Canine Catering Ltd, Christchurch, New Zealand