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If our family pet starts talking

I imagine if Luna could speak, she’d be saying repeatedly, “Play with me!” while jumping around and on us in excitement.

She’s very curious and looks at everything we do with solid attention. 55 more words


The not so bright side of life

So in recent years I’ve become involved to a small degree in dog rescue. I’ve had several rescue dogs over the years, helped with fundraising, fostered dogs, volunteered for a while cleaning kennels, feeding dogs, exercising, now researching why so many dogs end up unwanted …….and it is hard not to feel overwhelmed by the huge problem we have created in our throwaway society. 417 more words


A good-bye that I did not know was the last

I had adopted a rottweiler, Bones, that my aunt rescued off the streets, starving and scared. Took me a month of just sitting with him in silence for him to get used to me. 255 more words


Episode 52: To Greyhound or Not to Greyhound

Adopt a Greyhound Month continues! Adopting a former racing greyhound, or any dog, takes careful consideration. A greyhound may or may not be the right fit for your personal circumstances. 191 more words


Meet Lady Bug ...

We sure don’t have to look very far to see tragedy and madness around us.  The loss of balance at every level seems to be dominating, as well as threatening my/our world.  718 more words

Fund Our Project: Cause for Dogs

2017-18 Youth Service Learning Project

Identified Need – This year the youth decided to focus on a population that cannot speak for themselves — animals. They brainstormed lots of ideas on what they could do to help address the needs of vulnerable animals in their community and landed on raising funds for heartworm treatment for the adopt-a-dog program at the Louisiana SPCA. 48 more words

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Walkies: Wicksteed Park

Wicksteed Park is about ten minutes from our house on foot, and as such is one of our regular walking destinations. The park was first opened in 1921 and is primarily a children’s play park and fairground. 598 more words

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