Posted on Saturday, January 7th, 2012

Words of Wisdom: Inspiring Quotes about Pets

Hartz dog quotes

Whether it’s a family pet or something in the news, almost everyone has been inspired by an animal at one time or another! Check out this collection of amazing quotes about our favorite four-legged friends.

“An animal’s eyes have the power to speak a great language.” –  Martin Buber

“Every boy should have two things: a dog, and a mother willing to let him have one”   – Anonymous

“A cat is a puzzle for which there is no solution.” –  Hazel Nicholson

“You think dogs will not be in heaven? I tell you, they will be there long before any of us” –  Robert Louis Stevenson

“My most treasured possessions are not things, they are only things. My friends, family and animals are what counts.” –  Olivia Newton-John

“Thousands of years ago, cats were worshipped as gods. Cats have never forgotten this.” –  Anonymous

“Pets come into our lives to teach us about love, they depart to teach us about loss. A new pet never replaces an old pet; it merely expands the heart. If you have loved many pets, your heart is very big.” – E. Jong

“There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face.” – Ben William

“Our perfect companions never have fewer than four feet.” – Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

“If you think dogs can’t count, try putting three dog biscuits in your pocket and then give him only two of them.” – Phil Pastoret


Which of these quotes is your favorite? If you have any of your own favorite animal quotes to share, we’d love to see them in the comments section!