Everyone’s “Best Friend” Receives Their Second Chance

  Everyone’s “Best Friend” Receives Their Second Chance By Amy Lignor   It is not an overstatement to say that dogs and cats crave a home of love, friendship, loyalty and kindness – the four attributes they offer to the owner who shows them the same. The numbers for those animals that have been lost, […]

The ‘Green’ World Delves into Animal Bias

  The ‘Green’ World Delves into Animal Bias   By Samantha Lewis   All headlines are packed with the horror and destruction that prejudice and violence are bringing about in the United States. People hurting people based on religion or skin color – issues that should have gone out of this country many, many decades […]

Bart’s World

  Bart’s World  ~ Samantha Lewis When it comes to deciding what is the worst, as well as the best, for the animals in our very human kingdom, problems arise. Very often people forget the Humane Society’s out there, the shelters, the no-kill establishments – all of these that work so hard for a lost […]

Documentary to Explore Injustice in Cases of Dogs Labeled Dangerous

The story below is reposted here from Exaimner.com with permission of the author. Imagine you are wrongfully accused of a crime, taken from your family home, locked up in a cage for seven months then euthanized all based on little to no evidence that you even committed a crime. The despair, frustration and helplessness you would feel would […]

All Breed Rescue Struggles to Rescue ‘Joe Kool’ in VT

  The following story was published on Examiner.com and is reposted here with the permission of the author. All Breed Rescue founded in 1996 is a 501c3 non-profit organization. They are located in South Burlington, VT and are dedicated to saving dogs regardless of age, breed, health or behavioral condition from high-kill shelters in the […]

BUTTERFLY ENERGY

   BUTTERFLY ENERGY ~by Diana Lynn  Colorful butterflies surround every pothole puddle for miles along the stretch of road that connects Queen Elizabeth National Park to Bwindi. Other protected areas rich in butterflies are Kibale and Bwindi National Parks, which are also greatly forested. There were thousands of brightly iridescent colored butterflies everywhere I walked.  If […]

Caged Dogs Suffer on Abusive Owner’s Property in VA as Authorities Refuse to Intervene

  The following story was posted to Examiner.com by Denise Carey-Costa and is reposted here with the author’s permission. For 5 years now, 11 dogs have been forced to live in their own filth, urine and feces, in a flea infested ‘box” at the home of Mike Thomas a citizen of Wythe County Virginia. The local authorities […]

Ever Wonder What An Animal Is Thinking?

By Diana Lynn~ Have you ever wondered what your pet is thinking or if they are happy? Wondered what it would be like to chat with a gorilla? As an Animal Communicator, I have done these things. During the twenty years I spent as a raptor rehabilitator with my own Flight to Freedom sanctuary, I […]