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Are We Human? Or Are We...


I know what you’re thinking…well actually I don’t. Why? Well one, I’m not psychic but two, because the answer to the question of whether or not we should count ourselves as animals isn’t as straight-forward as it may seem. 1,683 more words


The Animals In My Life...

….and your life and everyone’s lives…

Companion Animals aka Pets

When we think of animals most of us will automatically think about the dog, cat, hamster or fish that we currently live with. 774 more words


Bobbie The Wonder Dog by Tricia Brown

Bobbie the Wonder Dog: A True Story

Tricia Brown, Author

Cary Porter, Illustrator

WestWinds Press, Fiction, Apr. 12, 2016

Suitable for Ages: 4-8

Themes: A lost dog’s journey, Human-animal relationships, Animals… 577 more words

Perfect Picture Books

I'm My Own Dog

I’m My Own Dog by David Ezra Stein is a nominee for the 2016-17 South Carolina Picture Book Award.

In I’m My Own Dog, readers meet a dog who is his own master. 292 more words

Picture Books

Can Wild Animals Communicate with Humans? Yes, and now there is proof.

Of course many people within the animal welfare and animal rights worlds already know that animals can communicate with humans–if humans are paying attention and make the effort, that is.  57 more words

Mountain Dog

In Mountain Dog, readers are introduced to Tony, a boy who has grown up in a rough environment. His mother is being sent to prison for dog-fighting, and Tony is going to live in the mountains with an uncle he’s never met. 325 more words

Chapter Books

Marie's Reading: "Spill Simmer Falter Wither" by Sara Baume

Thanks very much to the Simply Books! book club reader who shared this one at our May meeting.  I’ll use her description, as taken down in my notes: 301 more words

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