How Did Dogs Know Best Happen?

Where Did the Idea for Dogs Know Best Come From? A lot of you may be wondering how Dogs Know Best came about. It’s not your typical dog story book. Like many dog-related books, it is about a relationship with my dogs, but it’s more than that. Dogs Know Best is my love letter to my two senior German Shorthaired Pointers. It is a thank you to them for all the things they have taught me, and continue to teach me each and every day. I spend a LOT of time with my dogs, they are my constant companions. I knew there was a story in there somewhere, but honestly, there’s nothing fancy or unusual about our story. We live a quiet life somewhere between the city and the country, almost on the edge of a national park. We go to the store, we go for walks. They hang out while I work, they play. They are in a routine, with meal times and bedtime happening at just about the same point every day. So the story of Dogs Know Best just happened. It happened quietly, like our life. It didn’t come with a big bang, it didn’t come with a lot of ceremony. It was a simmering thought, the lessons coming to me as we would be out on our walks (which is when I do my best thinking and brainstorming). Pointers have a reputation for being energetic, nutty “handfulls.” Just ask anyone who has ever shared their life with a Pointer and they will quickly agree. Words like “stubborn,” “strong-willed,” “too smart for their own good,” “balls...

Dogs Know Best: Are Pets Our Greatest Teachers? New #1 International Bestseller Shares Lessons for Living a Happier Life… From the Perspective of Two Dogs

36-Time #1 International Bestseller Across 3 Continents Over 24,000 Downloads in Week #1 A massive hit among dog-lovers with well over 24,000 downloads in the first week, Dogs Know Best is an inspiring and lighthearted read that will make you even more appreciative of ‘man’s best friend.’ Critics have called the book “well-written, fun and inspiring” and “a delightful insight into dog psyche!” Mixed with stories and lessons, this book will bring pet owners to tears for numerous reasons, including those of joy and love for their very own. Sometimes we forget the simple things we can do in our everyday lives that will make us happier. That’s where two wise German Shorthaired Pointers come in. Follow along as Bimmer and Bertram take you on a journey towards greater happiness. As they describe it, “We’ve seen a lot, listened a lot, taught a lot, and learned a lot. We thought it was about time to share our philosophy and lessons on life with all of you humans so that you could have the same incredible life we do. Think of it as our legacy.” These are simple things that people can start doing immediately to live a happier life – a dog’s life! Along the way, you’ll learn lessons about: Accepting Yourself & Others, Persistence Leads to Happiness, Building Relationships, Simple Happiness, and Practical Living. You’ll even learn how you can share the life lessons you’ve learned from your favorite teacher! “This book is my love letter to my two senior companions. I so often found myself smiling, laughing, or tearing up as I wrote this book because of...