Did Jesus Have A Dog. What roles did they play in the new testament? Justin david strong explores dogs in the bible and ancient world in his article “from pets to physicians:
Dogs in the bible were not well loved. Heaven will only be good and full of every kind of joy, so whether we see animals there or not, we will not feel sorrow, grief or longing for what was on earth. The lord used animals to show us our need for forgiveness of sin.