The frequent question that most pet owners ask themselves is if our pets get enough to eat and most importantly if they love us. I am too like you, had the same doubts in my mind. Our pets are the biggest puzzles we could ever solve, especially cats. Dogs are easier to understand. perhaps that's why dogs are "men's" best-friend and cats are women's best-friend? :) can't answer that. Anyway, I came across this interesting article when faith's rescuer posted on my Facebook wall.I thought I would share them with you my fellow Furry Pies.....
Do Our pets Really Love Us?
In the English language, we have just one word to describe the different types of love. The ancient Greeks were a bit smarter in this respect;they used different words to describe the love fora spouse, a sibling, a parent or a friend. You have to wonder which word they used todescribe the love between pets and people.
We know how we feel towards our pets, but do they experience the same emotions toward us? Or isthe bond simply a mixture of instinct, dependence and social role? Continue
Article courtesy PetPlace.com