Here are 10 quotes from the phenomenon “A Dog’s Purpose” by Bruce Cameron that will put you in the shoes of your furry friend and change the way you look at them forever. Ever since I read this book, I’ve given my dogs so much more attention and began to think of them differently.This book is written in the point of view of a dog who stays in the same soul when he dies but switches bodies. It will bring you bundles of joy and sadness. If you have’t read this book yet, you definitely should add it on your reading list.
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1.“This was, I decided, my purpose as a dog, to comfort the boy whenever he needed me. Sometimes”
Take at least half an hour out of your day and show your dog some love.
2. “Dogs are not allowed to choose where they live; my fate would be decided by people.”
3. “Dogs have important jobs, like barking when the doorbell rings, but cats have no function in a house whatsoever.”
Don’t be so hard on your dogs! Sometimes they think their helping you out when barking at the door or strangers or eating up the carpet.
4.“The job of a good dog was ultimately to be with them, remaining by their sides no matter what course their lives might take. All I could do now was offer him comfort, the assurance that as he left this life he was not alone but rather was tended by the dog who loved him more than anything in the whole world.”
A furry loyal companion who will be always be by your side till death do you apart.
5.“I remembered the boy crying the day they buried Smokey in the yard, and I hoped he wouldn’t cry over my death. My purpose, my whole life, had been to love him and bewith him, to make him happy.”
For you, the world is big and consists of education, fun, love and many more, but for dogs, your there world. They always do what they think you want.
6. “I realized that today I truly understood my purpose as Ellie: not just to Find people but to save them.”
Dogs are friendly creature that always help people in many ways, which is why you should take good care of them.
7.“a dog’s job was to do what people wanted.”
go give your dog a treat for always helping you out!
8. “Her sadness washed into me, and I pulled against the noose, wanting to go comfort her. ”
Dogs can always sense your emotions and they are your most loyal companion.
9.””No!” Mom or Ethan would shout when I wet the floor. “Good boy!” they’d sing when I peed in the grass. “Okay, that’s good,” they’d say when I urinated on the papers. I could not understand what in the world was wrong with them. ”
Potty training a dog is just as frustrating for the dog as for you.
10.””Stay”? “Dog Door”? “Good dog”? How were these terms, which I’d heard so often, even remotely related, and which one was “Stay” again? None of this made any sense to me.”
Have you ever wondered that maybe dogs aren’t as smart we think they are? most of the time they can’t understand what your saying to them but only hear from the tone your using.
11. “Because failure isn’t an option if success is just a matter of more effort.”
A quote from Cameron to remind you to never give up!
Have a good day and go give your dog a hug and some treats! 🙂