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Do Pets Understand Holidays?
by Ed Matlack

Friday, December 19, 2003

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Rufuz gets Xmas gifts, but in reality, does he understand the significance?


                 Do


Pets Understand Holidays?


 


If to Rufuz I give a bone, ball or toy,


He understands that he is a good boy,


He plays with it and me,


He knows it belongs to him,


Given to him on a whim.


 


But when holidays come,


Does he know the gift is special?


Brought to him by Santa or his Mom,


Do we know for sure that he can understand?


That the gift he got, is because of the season?


 


I know these queries are not necessary to national defense,


Or to discover their answers will not bring on instant sense,


But I would just like to know,


If Rufuz really cares & hence…


If I need to go out and spend a lot of cents?


 


                                                          {ed}


 

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Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 12/19/2003
((((ed))))

yep--and they don't ask for much, but give so much more with unconditional love

adorable poem! adorable rufuz *Woof*! and adorable you!

merry christmas and a happy new year to you and yours

((((HUGS)))) and love,

karla. :)
Reviewed by P. Michaels 12/19/2003
Nice picture of Rufuz. Animals like gifts, too!
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 12/19/2003
oh, he understands, alright, ed...he is no dumb dog; he is smarter than what most people think! just spoil him rotten on christmas, and get him something that he can enjoy! i am sure he knows something special is up~ (((HUGS))) and much love, your tx. friend, karen lynn. :) cute write about my favorite little doggie! (((HUGS))) to da big boy, too!
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 12/19/2003
I think he understands, Ed. My pets do! Be on the safe side. Get him something nice for Christmas. Can't hurt!!
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 12/19/2003
Maybe animals celebrate all year round, when we give them gifts :-)
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