Yes, he’s a lot of work, at least at this age. But like a small child, Max makes me laugh many times a day. That’s not unusual, apparently: In a study of 95 people who kept “laughter logs,” those who owned dogs laughed more often than cat owners and people who owned neither.
It’s been a while since our dog Bebe passed away.
But we’re picking up a new dog in May. Indeed, dogs are a lot of work but they just make life better.