There's no shortage of quotes about our love for our animals:

  • “My fashion philosophy is, if you’re not covered in dog hair, your life is empty.” – Elayne Boosler
  • “A boy can learn a lot from a dog: obedience, loyalty, and the importance of turning around three times before lying down.” – Robert Benchley
  • “Dogs have boundless enthusiasm but no sense of shame. I should have a dog as a life coach.” – Moby
  • “I call my horses ‘divine mirrors’—they reflect back the emotions you put in. If you put in love and respect and kindness and curiosity, the horse will return that.” -----Allan Hamilton
  • “A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.” – Josh Billings
  • “One small cat changes coming home to an empty house to coming home.” --Pam Brown
  • “When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.” – Eckhart Tolle
  • "The more people I meet, the more I like my dog." - too many to list :-)
  • “The dog lives for the day, the hour, even the moment.” – Robert Falcon Scott

So let's showcase the Pets of Maple Leaf!

Send photos of your pet with its name, type of animal, and your favorite thing about them to

Special thanks to the person who suggested this on our survey. Here's the survey if you missed it:

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