I believe that, too. Doesn't matter if it's a dog or a cat or a parrot. And yet, there are people who will drown baby kittens and abandon a dog or cat because it became inconvenient.
After surviving Auschwitz, Viktor Frankl said there are only 2 kinds of humans. That we're silly to judge by race, color, gender, religion. Because the only 2 kinds of humans that exist are those who are capable of evil, and those who are not.
I suspect we have voted in the wrong kinds of people and that's why we're in the mess we're in. Some people understand what you're talking about. They are not the people making the rules for the rest of us.
Adorable puppy. Glad he found you.