How To Do Life

Fresh ideas about career and personal issues

Why A Busy Person Should Adopt a Doggie

Dogs give you more than many people realize. Read More

What about a cat? (OK,

What about a cat? (OK, admittedly this comment is in jest. I may be a bit of a cat person but of course I'll admit dogs are usually more sociable and better at certain tasks/inspiring certain habits than cats are.)

you're fortunate

I think it's great that you are able to bring your dog to work with you! It sounds like a perfect match!

But for many super busy people, adopting a dog is not a viable option. Especially if they work long hours and the dog is home alone.

I work from home, and I do have a dog, and I love it. But a few of my neighbors have dogs who are just home alone all day, and I feel so sorry for them.

I agree about the perks of dog ownership...but only if owners are willing to invest the time and make room in their lives for their furry friends!

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
  • You may quote other posts using [quote] tags.

More information about formatting options

Marty Nemko is a career and personal coach based in Oakland, Ca. and the author of 7 books. 
more...

Subscribe to How To Do Life

Current Issue

Just Say It

When and how should we open up to loved ones?