While dogs are known to instinctively swim from birth, cats are one of the few animals who don’t particularly cotton to water. Yet oddly enough, both of these pets have a long history of being seafaring souls.
If you’re a dog owner, chances are you've viewed the displeasure your dogs show when confronted with loud noises occurring in your neighborhood or household. Fireworks, thunderstorm, leaf blowers, vacuum cleaners and a myriad number of everyday noises can cause unwelcome anxiety stimulation.
"She’s a murderer!” "She’s a murderer!” My lips trembled as I spoke those words in a chant-like fashion. As a five-year old toddler, these were words I had heard adults use on TV and in the news, but those I dared not utter myself. Yet, in my juvenile attempt to characterize my grandmother’s transgression, these were the only words that came to mind.