"The Dog" is a complex being. How he feels toward inanimate objects can change in the blink of an eye. Just look at the next comic strip—The Love-Hate Dog.
After napping with the blanket... Actually, it's more like a towel. After napping with the towel, "The Dog" feels it is time for some crazy shit. Just look at these memes.
After playing all day, "The Dog" longs for some time alone. Here's the next comic strip—The Alone Dog.
Well, "The Dog" didn't get to do what he wanted to do and usually does when he is alone. He's happy, though. Have you ever seen a golden retriever that isn't happy? I haven't. I theorize golden retrievers are all on crack, the sunshine drug.