Tag Archives: advocating for animals

When You’re Smiling

I saw the sweetest thing in the park today.  At the Hans Christian Anderson stature where they normally have storytelling, there was a group of teens teaching little ones how to safely approach and pet a dog. Kids will either … Continue reading

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One More Tail In The Naked City

There’s a fellow runner I know only by a nod and a wave running quite often the same time as me.  This morning, as I was coming from Panera, I saw him walking his yellow lab. He didn’t see me … Continue reading

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Heart Felt

Read a great quote by Daniel Patrick Moynihan longtime senator of New York (1977-2001) pre-Hillary. “To be Irish, is to know that in the end the world will break your heart.” This was right on the heels of Carmela leaving … Continue reading

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More Dog Tails

  I write a lot about animals since they make such a difference in my life.  I live for that chance canine encounter when a scratch or sniff can change the course of your day. This morning I met Maisie … Continue reading

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That’s One Crazy Cat

I’ve been feeding the kitty across the street for almost a week now. It was my pleasure to help her mistress who went home to visit her sister in Ohio. I just wish she had told me to make sure … Continue reading

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Fur The Love Of Dogs

My friend Carmella the basset hound got a fur coat for Christmas. I ran into her and her mistress who wore the exact same one. If I didn’t know better, I would have thought I was drinking. Did the furrier … Continue reading

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Why I Post Every Day

So many people seem fascinated by this, why I insist blogging on a daily basis especially in essay form. Because I really love to, that’s why. Even my friends weigh in. Ali keeps saying, “But it must be so much … Continue reading

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