Teenagers, they are like cats. One wrong move and they either run and hide for the rest of the day or take your head off, and you never really know which way it will go. If they are comfortable with you, you will eventually find out.
Just Take A Deep Breath. Sometimes that is all we need. Our lungs need to expand fully, which causes our hearts to slow for a bit helping us to calm. It helps us to see things in a different light, helps us to regain balance, helps us move forward.
Pets have amazing powers to heal us. We can be taught compassion and love from our pets.