Affirmation for July 26, 2011: Furry Companions

I have felt cats rubbing their faces against mine and touching my cheek with claws carefully sheathed. These things, to me, are expressions of love.-James HerriotThought of the Day:It is believed that pets have a theraputic property in diminishing stress in humans. Their fluffy fur, loyalty, and seemingly unconditional love seems to give us hope. We know that they have strong jaws, sharp claws, and base, animal instincts; and yet, they choose to love you just as you love them - whether they show it in obvious ways or not.Sometimes, our "pets" are not rodents, canines, or felines, but rather, our fluffy haired and loyal companions are our close friends and family. There are probably countless times when they could harm us beyond repair, act on their baser impulses and destroy our well beings, or use the weaknesses you confided in them against you; and yet, they choose to love you - whether they show it in obvious ways or not.Today, let's give our pets nice treats and let them know how much we appreciate them.Have a great day!TeamDS
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