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michael-seidel's picture
Mar.07.2014
Fotas is an acronym.  Friends of the animal shelter, they support the animal shelter through fostering activities and donations.  They arrange play days for sheltered animals, take them on walks and help organize drives for food, money, cash, operations, blankets and towels when needed....
stacey-ritz's picture
May.08.2012
  “I do this because…plain and simple, the need. There are so many unwanted pets that if not for transport, they would be destroyed- when all they need is moved to organizations with resources to place them. I think that without all volunteers that there just would be a lot of good animals...
stacey-ritz's picture
May.01.2012
"Please don't do this! Don't kill them- I will take them into our rescue- we have the donations to treat them for their health issues, to spay/neuter them, to vaccinate them, to heartworm and parvo test them....we have the volunteer power and the volunteer foster homes to give this canine family...
stacey-ritz's picture
Apr.16.2012
Mother’s day is just around the bend and what a great way to honor your mother and grandmothers- by making a donation to Advocates 4 Animals Rescue to help save the lives of mother cats and their newborn kittens who currently sit on death row in local high-kill shelters. By donating just $1 you too...
stacey-ritz's picture
Apr.02.2012
If your pet has gone missing it is crucial that you take immediate action to find him/her in a timely manner. There are many dangers that exist for lost pets including traffic, ill-intentioned people and high-kill county pound employees. It is important that you take the following steps towards...
amy-d-shojai's picture
Feb.03.2011
To those who read yesterday’s unusual Woof Wednesday blog, today’s is an update and continuation of the situation with my colleague and cat writer friend (last name and picture removed for safety reasons) who lives and works in Cairo. Members of the Cat Writers Association (of which she is a member...
mary-lochridge's picture
Nov.18.2010
My Karma is off.   Two weeks ago I ran over a dog.  I haven't gone into detail with friends and family, only with a couple of my colleagues.  And that was just this week.  I know there are many, many worse things in this life.  But it affected me.  And now I believe my Karma is off.  I have...
mylene-dressler's picture
Apr.04.2010
It's Spring, my friends.  To help yourself really see it and note it and to develop your eye for color, detail and reverberation, try this exercise:  Over the next few days, take the time to linger over and observe (or even interact with) scenes that catch your attention.  Make notes on as many of...
deborah-wolfe's picture
Oct.08.2009
'Rescue' makes me think of fire-fighters pulling babies from burning buildings, and lifeguards pulling injured swimmers out of rough seas, but in an animal and pet context its very different.   A few weeks back there was a chipmunk caught with its head stuck in a bottle and the camera man first...
pat-montandon's picture
Apr.23.2009
He was a sad looking little thing, just a bit of gray fur, laying a cage with three other cats at the back of a pet food store. All of them had been either abandoned or born in a ditch somewhere without a chance of living the good life of a pet, or staring in a Broadway musical. “You don’t want...