Kate loves dogs. A little over 2 years ago we had to put down the family dog. She has been missing her ever since. I am sure she would love to have a dog of her own but cannot afford one. If she can lavish that love to other people's dogs, I bet that will help fill tje void she is still feeling with the loss of our pet.
I'll pet your dog!
My family had a Black Cur named Asia for about 16 1/2 years. For the last 5 years of her life I was the primary care giver. I was the one that walked her, fed her, groomed her, and bathed her. When I went away to work, she was always excited to see me when I came back home. She acted like a queen when I took her for a walk by the way ...