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Peek-a-boo! Let’s take a look at quotes from celebrity dog owners.

No.1 = “The more I see of men the more I love dogs.” — Attributed to Madame de Sevigne (1626-1696) and to Frederick the Great of Prussia (1712-1786)

No.2 = “To his dog, every man is Napoleon; hence the constant popularity of dogs.” — Aldous Huxley (1894-1964)

No.3 = “Brothers and Sisters, I bid you beware/Of giving your heart to a dog to tear.” — Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936); from “The Power of a Dog”

No.4 = “I am called a dog because I fawn on those/who give me anything/I yelp at those who refuse/and I set my teeth in rascals.” — Diogenes (c.412-323 BC)

No.5 = “The pleasure of a dog is that you may make a fool of yourself with him and not only will he not scold you, but he will make a fool of himself too.” — Samuel Butler (1835-1902)

Dogs aren’t new as faithful companions. They’ve been doing their heart-wrenching loyalty thing for quite some time!

Many of you as dog owners may have your own little quotes that beg to be repeated. Care to share?

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Photo from the personal and copyrighted collection of Barbara Anne Helberg

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