Remember Me Thursday is a global pet awareness campaign to honor all those pets not given a future – their lives snuffed out too soon. It is also a day to take action to prevent the same fate happening to others. Light a candle in remembrance, then do something for those who risk being next. Organized by […]
By now you’ve surely heard of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. No doubt you’ve seen plenty of your friends’ videos, dumping ice water on their heads. Well, I’ve been challenged by our good friend Maggie Marton to a pet-friendly version – the Dog Park Challenge. Girl, I’m game!
With the help of many, in almost as many ways, 27 dogs made their freedom ride from the Black Hills and Badlands of South Dakota to Chicago, IL suburbs. Leaving behind a hard life outdoors on the Native American Pine Ridge Reservation, these dogs now have a bright future ahead of them, one filled with love, safety, […]
In a not-so-faraway land filled with ancient traditions, thousands of dogs struggle to survive in a harsh environment. The people of this land revere these dogs as they do all of nature. Life, however, is a constant challenge for the people as well. Almost Home Foundation has chosen to rescue some of the puppies before the cruel, […]
Every Spring, like clockwork (or the movie Groundhog Day), the same thing happens. Year after year, unspayed cats give birth to litters of kittens that have no homes. And every Spring, rescues try their darnedest to do everything they can for the most kittens (and mamas) possible. But it ain’t easy, folks. There are mainly […]