Story of my life! If I am home all day, no matter what the reason (weekend, sick, what-have-you) my dog has his own agenda and doesn't care for mine! :P and don't forget the "feed me, treat me and play with me" part of the agenda for the day. next day, rinse and repeat.
vivisection - Animal Experimentation IS NOT REQUIRED to advance human medical science in modern society. Because humans respond so differently to other animals, using other animals to test on is unreliable at best, and fatally dangerous at worst, for humans. Cruel beyond words, the torturing and sacrificing of animals is what goes on in hidden laboratories in Research Facilities every day.