Old dogs are the greatest blessing. Give them TIME to adapt, maybe a month or more, but once they do. you will experience one of the richest relationships of your life. Their eyes are full of life, wisdom, and love. God bless or senior dogs!
Drugs and alcohol make pain bearable for now but the addition can hurt so much more. We need to face your pain head on and sober so that you won't need to numb your pain in the future. Social use of drugs and alcohol can quickly turn into an addiction.