Smells Like Trouble: Do Pets Feel Our Stress?
"Human self-care can be a form of proactive healthcare for our companion animals. “Think about yourself as perfume. If you were a perfume bottle, based on the percentages of your emotions, what would you smell like? Would you be 40 percent happiness? 50 percent depression?” asks Augusta."
Holly and Me — exactly as it was intended
A few weeks ago, while she slept in my arms, I realized that Holly’s mission in this life is to show me love — pure and unadulterated love — and she has done that well.