Whether your dog can philosophize is not a puzzle you need to look to the Oxford English Dictionary to resolve.
“The search committee interviewed several apes, three mules, and a tomato plant.”
If the universe were a radio and the desired setting allows for life, it would have dozens of dials for setting the values of the universal constants.
Egnor: “Think of the irony: a professor of philosophy, who is paid only to reason, uses reason to argue against reason. Welcome to the bowels of atheist metaphysics.”
Michael Keas offers an important corrective to falsehoods that students are still learning at this very moment.