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It makes me happy to be able to give

“There’s a scripture that says, ‘It’s better to give than receive,’ ” Best, 40, told Habitat for Humanity. “And I take that to heart… It makes me happy to be able to give. ”

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The Building Blocks of Thought: Surviving Conformity

Charles is a young veteran struggling to find work, pay rent and convince his girlfriend to stay with him, despite his inability to afford moving in together. 218 more words

Sticks? No Way!

Someone said something to me recently about chasing a stick. I have to say that this is a big No-No here, for a very, very good reason! 444 more words


Dog Heaven Exposed as a Hoax

When I was nine I had to euthanize my beloved companion after a seven-year battle with cancer (converted from dog years to human years). A few days later I received a card from my vet explaining that my Puffy now resides at the Rainbow Bridge and that he is healthy and content as he frolics in sunny meadows awaiting my arrival so that we may cross into heaven together. 486 more words

James Herriot's All Creatures Great and Small~A Book Review

The Heartwarming True Stories of a Vet Who Cared for Animals with Skill and Compassion

Five years ago I sat down on my families sofa one evening and picked up a copy of “All Creatures Great and Small” and began to read it. 935 more words

British Authors

Gongs, bats and ethical basket weaving


So, once more my nomination for Mrs. Blog has been grievously overlooked in the New Year’s Honours List. For “services to the retail trade” I can think of no more deserving candidate. 968 more words


New Gadget Let's You Play with Your Pet from Anywhere in the World


Petcube is a box with a laser pointer, speaker, and light that you can control from anywhere in the world via the Petcube smartphone app. 113 more words