Dogs are amazing in their loyalty and protectiveness when it comes to those they love. And we, the owners would do anything for them. From the best extra large dog beds to their choicest treats, we would give them the world if we could.

Here are a few heartwarming stories of a few canine counterparts that have made generations of dog lovers want to hug their dogs and weep.

  • Hachiko: This beautiful golden brown Akita was a usual site at Shibuya station, patiently waiting for his master. When Professor Hidesaburo Ueno passed away from a cerebral hemorrhage, Hachiko still kept coming down to the station in the hopes his master will return one day for 10 years until he passed away.
  • Kostya: Kostya, the loyal and loving German shepherd lost his family when his owners died in a car crash. He kept waiting on the same spot on the street for 7 long years. Many tried adopting him to no avail. He never gave up on his family until the citizens found him dead in the woods. A bronze statue was erected in Kostya’s memory on the same spot.
  • Ruswarp: Ruswarp belonged to Graham Nutall, an active member fighting against the closure of the Garsdale railway station. One day, Graham went to his usual routine walk in the mountains and never came back. After 11 weeks a search party found Graham’s deceased body guarded by Ruswarp, weak and lonely from starvation. He died later the very same day, having fulfilled his purpose or protecting his master till the very end.
  • Bobby: Bobby was a Skye terrier. His master, a night watchman John Gray passed away and was buried in the Greyfairs Kirkyard. Bobby stood guard for 14 years at his master’s gravestone, his love reaching in the afterlife.

Are you someone who sits on the couch with the TV switched on every evening after work? Then this article is for you. Some complaint about how busy a normal work day can be. But if only you could take time to introspect and change your life there is so much you can do on a weekday once you get back after work. If you need some inspiration if you need cute quotes check out this site.

  1. Clean your house

Cleaning might sound so boring. But when you stop postponing your cleaning chores you would find that you have a lot of time at hand. When you ditch your laziness and clean up every evening your mornings would be less stressful.

  1. Hit the gym

Physical exercises do not just make you fit but also act as a great way to de-stress. So work stress would simply melt away if you make it a habit to involve in physical exercises every day.

  1. Cook your favorite meal

When you cook the same old dish every other evening than cooking would definitely seem boring. Find time to cook something you love. You do not have to postpone cooking that scrumptious meal you wanted till the time guests arrive at home. When you take the time and efforts to cook for yourself and pamper yourself then you would have a great evening indeed.

  1. A dinner date all by yourself

After all, everyone needs a little “me” time. So plan a surprise date with yourself. Go to that favorite restaurant of yours or a coffee shop that you have never been to. A good book can also be a great company.

  1. Introspect

There are various ways to push yourself to listen to your inner self. Maintain a journal and spend some quiet time thinking about yourself.…