They are always living in the now and we can''t surprise them.It is human who needs surprises and also a child doesn't need surprises as he or she is always in a wonder or surprise state,A butterfly flying and the child is full of wonder,we have lost all that, become a children again
Sure, go ahead...don't expect any show of gratitude though
Yes; Invite a few dogs over!
The cat won't care. Mine wouldn't.