While she's learning to walk again, our younger dog is not allowed anywhere near her. As a result Misty is very confused. Her constant companion and BFF disappeared for a long time and now she's back, but she's not playing. Queue writing companion, television companion, gardening companion. Misty has attached herself to whoever is supervising Gromit and has to be touching them, so they don't disappear.
Does your pet keep you company while you write?