A couple of years ago a little girl up in Seattle began feeding the neighborhood crows in her backyard. After a couple of weeks they began returning the favor by leaving things on the feeding tray: coins, rings, washers, buttons. After a few years she's gotten several drawers of trinkets.
This is Joanie's grandnephew, Finn, who just turned six. And with him is Clementine, a rescue dog who's really settled in with her family. We visited them last summer, and from personal experience I know that Clem is a really good snuggler.