Dog Jewelry: A Celebration of Man's Best Friend


Visitors: 789

"Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring-it was peace. " - Milan Kundera

The idea of wearing jewelry with dog motifs may seem strange to most people. The dog is normally not anywhere near as graceful as the cat or the dolphin, which both make for wonderful jewelry patterns, indeed. But the appeal of dog jewelry may surprise some, and the beauty that comes with the designs in dog jewelry would catch even gem-lovers off-guard.

Why wear dog jewelry? Well, it could be for a variety of reasons. Dogs have become the universal symbol of loyalty and unconditional affection. If you ever met a person who was so dedicated to anything - in love or at work - chances are that person is also a dog-lover. There are lessons you learn from keeping dogs, and among them are kindness and patience, fierce protectiveness, as well as strength in the face of adversity.

In ancient Egypt, Anubis, the dog-headed god of embalming, was held in high regard as the conductor of the underworld - the one who saw the dead off to their final resting places. Anubis comes associated with death, and the sight of a dog, jackal or wolf head have come to be associated with death as well. Men have in fact opted for dogs as masculine symbols, denoting territorialism and acute survival instinct. After all, dogs have been known to survive through the toughest circumstances, and this in itself cancels out the idea of dogs as “death-bringers. "

Toughness and loyalty are the main virtues associated with dogs. On the modern media front, Lassie has perpetuated the image of the companion that's smarter than your everyday human, and is therefore loads more useful, if not also loads more affectionate. Old Yeller has also taught us about how sheer faithfulness is sometimes enough to get you through the most trying situations.

Dog jewelry is not exclusively for humans to wear - there are dog collar charms, too! In fact, pet and owner can have matching charms: one charm in the master/mistress’ bracelet, and a similar one on the pet's collar.

If you are a dog lover, try out dog jewelry! Show the world your appreciation of the noble heritage of man's best friend!

Sam Serio is an Internet Marketer, musician and a writer on the subject of jewelry and gemstones. For more information on jewelry and gemstones, we cordially invite you to visit to pick up your FREE copy of “How To Buy Jewelry And Gemstones Without Being Ripped Off. ” This concise, informative special report reveals almost everything you ever wanted to know about jewelry and gemstones, but were afraid to ask. Get your FREE report at .


Article Source:

Rate this Article:  0.0/5(0 Ratings)

Related Articles:

A Girl's Jewelry Box is Her Best Friend

by: Kelly Hunter (September 17, 2008) 
(Shopping and Product Reviews)

Jewelry - A Girl and Guy's Best Friend

by: Adam Hefner (March 27, 2008) 
(Shopping and Product Reviews/Jewelry Diamonds)

Is Jewelry Really a Girls Best Friend?

by: Elliot Homer (July 18, 2008) 
(Shopping and Product Reviews/Jewelry Diamonds)

Handmade Jewelry is a Womans Best Friend

by: Alice Lane (June 28, 2008) 
(Home and Family/Crafts Hobbies)

Jewelry: Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend

by: Jessica Stanley (December 23, 2005) 
(Shopping and Product Reviews/Jewelry Diamonds)

Dog Jewelry: Express Your Love For Mans Best Friend

by: Angela Davis (March 14, 2005) 
(Womens Interests)

Celebration Cakes - Infusing Life Into Celebration

by: Daniel Hudson (December 11, 2007) 
(Food and Drink/Desserts)

A Great Birthday Celebration Idea - How to Have More Celebration on Your ..

by: Annette Wilcox (August 19, 2008) 
(Home and Family/Parties)

Online Payday Loan: A Friend in Need; a Friend Indeed

by: Susan William (December 11, 2010) 
(Finance/PayDay Loans)

Amber Jewelry - Large Selection with Many Styles Online, Competitive Prices, ..

by: Amber Jewelry (January 05, 2010) 
(Shopping and Product Reviews/Collectible Jewelry)