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Animal Activism: Weighing in about the Way in.


I grew up in an apartment building. It wasn’t an environment exactly conducive for being exposed to animals, but my Dad wasn’t your typical apartment dweller. He was a country boy, and he was a total nut for animals. Because … Continue reading

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Shelter Reform: You Say Tornado, I Say Tornahdo


In the terrifying final scene of the 1978 film Invasion of the Body Snatchers, one of the characters meets up with Donald Sutherland’s character on the street. She calls out to him and walks toward him smiling, apparently relieved to … Continue reading

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Just a Dog


Genocide, Holocaust, Ethnic Cleansing. These are ugly words, with ugly thoughts behind them, which describe ugly acts. Here’s another: BSL. Some people reading this will be angry. They will ask “How can you compare the extermination of dogs with the … Continue reading

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URGENT Call for Action! Your Voice is Needed


It’s been four years since Steve Croley, the owner of High Caliber K-9 in Youngstown OHIO,  let all of the dogs in his care starve…several of them to death: including a beautiful Rottweiler named “Nitro.” It’s been four years since … Continue reading

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