You are a person who love dogs, this My heart is held by the paws of a dog shirt is for you, it’s a great shirt that you should have. The science of puppy love and a tribute to my best friend. If you have a dog, chances are, you would do almost anything for them. Those “feels”- they are very real. While the nuances of dog ownership aren’t all glorious — between the poop bags, fur all over your clothes, and planning your entire life around their bathroom habits — there’s still a powerful and extremely tangible bond that exists between human and dog. As the owner of a border-collie mix who first crawled into my heart and home almost 15 years ago, I was reminded of this special bond when we got the news that we had to put him down.