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Ten Life Lessons From Your Dog

Dakota Duncan
Jun 3, 2019 · 5 min read

The internet has given us access to more teachers, gurus and role models than ever before. Whether you want to lose weight, be more productive, or grow organic vegetables, there is someone just a few clicks away who will show you how — possibly for free, or more likely at a low, low price of $97. (No worries — there will be bonuses for ordering before the deadline!) It can be confusing knowing who to listen to or which teachers are truly qualified. The good news — there is an amazing teacher right under your feet — your dog.

Your cuddly, sweet, best friend is a wealth of information. While he might only tilt his head and lick your face when you ask for specific advice, if you observe carefully, he has more answers than you probably realize. Here is a list of ten important life lessons you should be learning from your dog.

  1. Walks make your whole body feel happy! Just ask your furry wonder if he wants to take a walk and he will probably answer with a happy tail and joyous circles as he leads you to his leash. He knows that venturing out into the world is fun and makes him feel fantastic. According to the Mayo Clinic, regular walks can help you maintain a healthy weight, manage conditions like high blood pressure and diabetes, improve your mood, strengthen your muscles, and improve balance and coordination. As I wrote about a few weeks ago, if you want a better life, walk your dog!

There you have it, ten easy life lessons your dog models for you on a daily basis. Observe her closely. What other wisdom lies beneath her adorable, furry exterior?

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Dakota Duncan

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Author. Artist. Conservationist. I like writing about animals, ocean life & more. Liz & Toby Adventures, Book 1: My Dog Sees Ghosts. http://www.dakotaduncan.com

Hopes & Dreams

Dream and Exceed!

Dakota Duncan

Written by

Author. Artist. Conservationist. I like writing about animals, ocean life & more. Liz & Toby Adventures, Book 1: My Dog Sees Ghosts. http://www.dakotaduncan.com

Hopes & Dreams

Dream and Exceed!

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