Tag Archives: animal rescue

Love Me Love My Pit

It’s no secret I’m a Pitbull lover, relating to them as a breed no one wants. I feel like that at times, being separate and different, not mainstream because of my own personal history. My first Pit was Oscar, belonging … Continue reading

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Shopping At Caesars Palace

I ran into a runner I know, on her way to the subway. A true study since, if needing a polar opposite, it would be Lynn, who I’ve never not seen dressed to the nines. Even running she could be … Continue reading

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Almost Had A Cat

I emptied a closet so he’d have his own, made a list of all he’d need.  Even bought a snazzy dish I found in a thrift store.  I was all ready. Snowdon the puma was going to be mine. Then … Continue reading

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Kicked In The Wallet

 I’m a giver, I am, since to borrow a line from St. Francis, receiving is in the giving.  It’s also the best antidote when you’re troubled, vodka being a close second. I’ve been thinking of a woman I met on … 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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What An Animal

I spent Easter weekend pretty quietly.  I ran, wrote and read Antoine De Saint-Exupery’s famous fable, The Little Prince, my friend Ella’s favorite story. She kept after me to read it, and saying I was charmed is an understatement. Translated … Continue reading

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Jeremy Pit

Yesterday when I was coming off the track I noticed a young preppie couple sitting on a bench with a huge pit bull. He was gray and white with floppy ears and a head the size of a regulation basketball. … Continue reading

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Bad Breeding

A guy I worked with showed me pictures of his new puppy named Teddy. “Is he a rescue?” Always my first question. “No, got him from a breeder.” To my credit I didn’t pull his larynx out with the tweezers … Continue reading

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Bully For Me

I came out of my apartment the other morning to find a baby bulldog sitting on the steps. He was all alone and didn’t seem particularly disturbed by it whatsoever. Of course we couldn’t say the same about me. One … Continue reading

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Dr. Anthony Panton M.D.

On Sunday, I went to visit my friend Jennifer Panton who runs The United Action For Animals http://www.ua4a.org, an amazing organization that passionately rescues as many animals as    they possibly can. Look at her, she belongs in a convertible … Continue reading

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