There are few things worse in life than losing your best furry friend. Maybe it’s because they love you unconditionally from day one. They never betray you or leave your side, regardless of how irritated or impatient you can become sometimes. When your pet, whether dog, cat, or any other animal you choose to call your best friend, comes to the end of their life, it’s never easy to say goodbye and let go, but you can heal from it.

We all have those moments in life when we wonder whether our best fur friend misses us as much as we miss them. As with any living creature, animals have different personalities and needs, much like those of humans. They feel pain, anger, loneliness, excitement, and can even fall in love. However, some animals are more ‘needy’ than others. If you find yourself questioning your dog’s feelings towards you, wondering whether Fido longs for your company when you’re not around, you may want to keep the following factors in mind: