“Bad beginnings, good endings.” That was one of my Mother’s sayings to my sister and me when we found ourselves in a discouraging situation. Mother was a tough Navy wife who lived through WWII and 30 years of my father Read more…


Jethro Jethro went off to his new home today!! Sasha Sasha was a mess and I took her to the groomer today…what a difference! She is 6 yrs old and we have someone who is going to adopt her this Read more…


Dear Ellie Mae, As you know it is almost St Patrick’s Day. I am sure you have heard Remy and me talking about it since I am of Irish descent, and he has decided he is also. I am posting Read more…


Years ago I got some good advice from our vet that has stayed with me always . He said if we were going to be true advocates for animals, they had to come first…not people. He said we would probably Read more…


Patience has never been one of my strong points. If I ask someone to do something and it is not done instantly, I do it myself. I know this is annoying so taking in dogs like Milo is the universe’s Read more…


Part 1 Last summer I received a phone call and as she began her story, I filled in the details before she finished. Same story, different day. After hearing her tale of woe, I told her there were too many Read more…


If you are about to become a pet owner for the first time, you may be experiencing nervousness at the sheer volume of things you need to learn. While there is a slight learning curve if you have never taken Read more…


Free roaming cats live among us, making their homes wherever they can. While these cats are certainly adorable and some human residents may love their community pets, these cats bring problems with them. Many people complain about outdoor, free roaming Read more…


Hundreds of thousands of people visit Yellowstone Park each year to enjoy the beautiful surroundings and marvel at the abundance of wildlife in the park. From moose to birds, the park houses nearly 400 species of animals. Unfortunately some of Read more…


No one likes to talk about animal testing. That’s because many of the products that we consume every day are tested on animals before they are approved for human use, what makes matters worse is that these tests are often Read more…