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Friendly Fire by Nathan & Jennifer Winograd

Friendly Fire by Nathan & Jennifer Winograd

Friendly Fire exposes some brutal truths about our dysfuncitonal and often deadly animal sheltering system. Read it and be prepared to weep.

May 01, 2013 | Category: Books, Shelter animals | Comments: none

Old Nightmares

Old Nightmares

Sometimes one can deal with old nightmares best by facing them squarely, and working to change things. And admitting to your own vulnerability.

Dec 02, 2012 | Category: Animals, Shelter animals | Comments: 2

Spare Change

Spare Change

A few lost coins, collected over a two year period, became a lesson in empowerment and saving lives.

Nov 20, 2012 | Category: Children, No Kill Movement, Shelter animals | Comments: 3

Fostering Felines

Fostering Felines

A month or so ago I took our local shelter’s class on becoming a foster for animals. The shelter often uses fosters to help save animals when the shelter gets overcrowded, or if the animals are too young for adoption, or too ill, or need socialization or other special time to prepare them for adoption. […]

Oct 29, 2012 | Category: Animals, Shelter animals | Comments: 2

The Easy Vegan by Janet Hudson

The Easy Vegan by Janet Hudson

Don’t be fooled by the simple construction of this cookbook – it packs a wallop of delicious creativity within!

Sep 24, 2012 | Category: Books | Comments: none

Beat the Clock

Beat the Clock

For all the animals, time is of the essence for their survivability. And the clock keeps ticking.

Sep 02, 2012 | Category: Animals, No Kill Movement, Shelter animals | Comments: 4

Saving Abraham

Saving Abraham

All it really takes to save other animal lives is a change in attitude. And a lot of hard work!

Aug 12, 2012 | Category: Animals, Shelter animals | Comments: 6

Fun and Games

Fun and Games

Learning to be an effective voice for other animals while bridging differences with fellow humans is a challenge. It is not all fun and games.

Jul 22, 2012 | Category: Children, Entertainment | Comments: 3

Behind the Doors

Behind the Doors

We need to acknowledge the importance of all animal life, including those that exist behind the doors.

Jul 01, 2012 | Category: Shelter animals | Comments: 2