You know, deep down in your heart, that your dog has something to say. You can see it when you look deep down into his eyes that they're saying something other than, "Another treat, please!". They probably have some interesting insight on what the squirrels in your neighborhood are actually up to. Maybe they can explain that extreme animosity they've been holding for the mailman.
We understand why the Smith's said yes immediately after they got the chance to translate Snuffles thoughts into words. Sure, it didn't really work out for the best. Dogs took over the world until they created a new planet for themselves. Hmm, now that we think about it maybe there is more on your pup's mind then the mailman. Hey, who knows what Fido is thinking about you'd better treat your hound with respect in the case of a canine takeover. All right, you can have another treat!