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Owning pets increases social capital

Social capital has been defined by political scientist Robert Putnam as the “connections among individuals, social networks and the norms of reciprocity and trustworthiness that arise from them”. 179 more words

Rescue, Breeder or Both?

This is a very tough question because I’m personally involved in rescue but my love of dogs and the individual breeds makes me also a prime candidate for a pure bred.   525 more words


Meowmaste! Cat Yoga is Positively Purrfect

The world of yoga is expanding. You can try beer yoga in London, goat yoga in Vermont, and cat yoga right here in Nashville.

Every other month,  233 more words

Furry Tails: Jolly & Angel Are Waiting For Forever Homes

Are you looking to bring a pet into your home? Local animal shelters are a great place to find a furry companion. So, as part of Furry Tails, I’ll be doing an ongoing feature on adoptable pets from local animal shelters once a week. 436 more words


Hearts 4 Paws: Talley, a Jack Russel Chihuahua mix needs a home

Talley is a 5-6 lb Jack Russell Chihuahua mix female. She is three years old. She has some anxiety and is on some anxiety medication, prescribed by her vet.  153 more words

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This Tuesday's Tale: Ray and a Battle With Heart-Worm

The Tale of Ray and a Battle With Heart-Worm

Today’s tale is from a fellow blogger, Collin, at A Dog’s Life? (Stories of Me and Him) 186 more words