Tag Archives: kindness towards all living things

Those Who Can’t Teach

I came upon a young mother with a baby girl and a brand new Pit puppy, each ambling alongside her, as she slowly pushed a stroller. African American, pretty, no more than 25, a Norman Rockwell that jumped off the … Continue reading

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Teacher’s Pet

Animals are our greatest teachers by far, simply because they live in the moment. They prompt us to be more present by taking in our surroundings…to be kinder to ourselves as well as others and grateful for life’s many blessings. When … Continue reading

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Joan Of Bark

I’m always on the lookout for animals in distress and not necessarily by choice. It’s as if I have a telescope that precedes me wherever I go. Walking away in regards to the four-legged, is not all that easy. This … Continue reading

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I received the sweetest picture of Bella the Pit Bull from my friend Jennifer Panton who heads the United Action For Animals (UAA). Bella was rescued by Jennifer as a puppy a little over a year ago adopted by a … Continue reading

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Take Shelter

There’s nothing like a rescued animal to pry open your heart. I see proof of this all the time whenever I ask an owner if their pet was adopted. The animal has more spring in their step along with an … Continue reading

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