The Spiritual Teachings of Puppies

3 life lessons from pint-sized gurus

Rocky, August 26, 2019

Rocky and Lucy came into our lives unexpectedly. They were dumped in a box on a vet’s doorstep. Our neighbors fostered the litter until they were old enough to adopt. My son played with them all summer. One day, he begged to adopt the runt — Lucy — and her bruiser brother Rocky. Against my better judgment, I agreed.