Dogs are one of the most loved animals around the world and this is not only an affirmation but also a fact since millions of people are pet owners and the great majority of them owns at least one dog in their property, the reason for that is very simple, dogs are very loveable pets that will be willing to stay on your side without worrying about trivial things unlike this modern society that judges you for everything. In the musical world, there is a little anomaly when it comes to dogs because a lot of artists share pieces of moments with their dogs on songs, or even better, they write complete songs about dogs and dogs lovers, but why is this a thing? Let’s discover it in today’s article, say tuned.
REASON #1: THEY WANT YOU TO TREAT THEM LIKE HUMANS.
The most important reason about the existence of this song is to fight against those abusers of animals that are walking free on the streets without facing any justice after damaging those dogs, and for that reason, famous artists are writing more and more songs about this topic to save abused dogs and also to make a message that is mainly focused on treating dogs like human beings, they also love everyone you know? So, it’s pretty inhuman to abuse or damage them or even worse, abandoning them on the streets, so, artists cooperate with multiple groups and societies that are rescuing dogs while making songs to make more people change their minds and join into the rescue operations.
REASON #2: EVERYONE LOVES DOGS.
Music and dogs, two very important and popular topics not only in the musical world but also in general, I don’t know about you but if I get to see a song with images of dogs, then count me on it because I will listen to it at least one time! Dos have that factor that makes everyone to look at them every single time they appear on the screen, for that reason, they are perfect for songs and to show a lot of manners to this modern society, which in combination to the previous reason, makes a good combination of music, topic, and message.
REASON #3: IF THE ARTISTS OWNS A DOG THEN A SONG WOULD BE A CONSIDERABLE OPTION.
Finally, most singers or artists make these types of songs to make a tribute or in appreciation to their dogs, remember that artists may have a busy life but in their free time they may have some special hobbies and the most popular one without any doubt besides video games is spending some quality time with their dogs, for that reason, they would love to make every possible tribute to their canine live before they go to another world, is a good idea to spend time with your dog, they sadly won’t live forever, for that reason, treat them like if they were humans to make them the happiest possible and they will love you back for that special treatment, do your best!
Kim is a singer and songwriter and performs with her husband around Nashville. Together, they have two children. They also built their own agency for aspiring musicians.