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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