“What a good dog you have.”
“Such a handsome fellow.”
They did this because after doing so, the owner would often reach down and pat the dog. It was a way to give the dog some love from a stranger.
To this day, I always compliment people on their dogs and yup, those dogs get a little more attention.
Everyone likes to feel that they have something that’s worthy of attention.
Eventually I figured out that if this worked for dogs, it would probably work for other things. There’s not a baby out there that I won’t say to the parents – how strong she looks, what beautiful eyes he has, or simply what a clever looking child you have there.
The parents smile…
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