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Letting go

Tomorrow Amelia and I have to let go of our dog of 15 years. It’s time. I’ve been avoiding and dodging this moment for a while. 468 more words

Cancer

This hurts me more than it hurts you

Driving back to the farm a week or two ago, I passed a dead cat on the side of the road. It looked exactly like one of our little barn kitties. 652 more words

Life

Footless duck saved from euthanasia by 3-D printed feet

A duck in Wisconsin, who lost both of his feet to frostbite, received a new lease on life after a middle school technology teacher used a 3-D printer to create him new feet. 163 more words

World

The hard side of rescue...

How cute is that little face?!?  This is Steffy who was recently surrendered to a shelter by her former owner and ended up with my rescue and in my home.   425 more words

Lion fatally shot after escaping enclosure at zoo in Ottawa area

TORONTO — An adult African white male lion was fatally shot after it escaped an enclosure at the Papanack Park Zoo east of Ottawa on Sunday. 184 more words

Canada

Feeling Blue

For the past month, my dog has been desperately ill. He had Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia, which basically means his immune system was attacking his red blood cells. 949 more words

Observation

Artist Date 113: Stella

Stella was always trouble.

A manipulator by nature (What cat isn’t?) she danced inside a cage one Sunday afternoon at Berkeley’s Your Basic Bird as if to say, “Pick me! 889 more words