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Posted on July 13, 2017

This is not the day

Here’s to thinking about something most of us will never know—whether we can keep feeding our animals.

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Posted on June 30, 2017

Don't Be a Jerk: And Other Practical Advice From a Zen Master

...the stuff we do and who we are are inextricably woven together

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Posted on June 27, 2017

No fake mews here. Two for one kitten adoptions all summer!

Kitten mythbusters at your service!

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Posted on June 5, 2017

Samson seeks gainful employment

My parent company downsized so here I am.

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Posted on April 4, 2017

Safety Net

Imagine you lost everything—except the cats you’d had 14 years

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Posted on March 19, 2017

Jacob's Odyssey

The odds were already stacked against him and it was about to get worse.

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Posted on March 19, 2017

It's Maisie the Senior Dog For The Win!

Could you really ask for a better dog?

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Posted on January 19, 2017

Dominion

Every Animal Matters is a sacred text.

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Posted on December 13, 2016

The Trust Fall

There are only three choices and we chose trusting you.

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Posted on December 6, 2016

Old Dogs

What is she looking past us to see?

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Posted on September 24, 2016

YOU ARE NOT A ROBOT

You did this.

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Posted on May 23, 2016

Two Seniors. One story. 13 years.

One Story, Two Old, Very Good, Very Patient Dogs

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Posted on April 15, 2016

Start with protecting life. Go from there.

He looked like any cat curled up in a bed. Except it was a bucket of roof tar and he was stuck fast.

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Posted on November 25, 2015

Tosca's Room

A cat who taught us to keep talking

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Posted on November 22, 2015

Time is on our side

In sheltering, time is life.

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Posted on September 9, 2015

A Single Chance

“He had a very small Bubble of Peace…”

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Posted on September 7, 2015

On Becoming Real

This was not what she planned and yet somehow, it was better.

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Posted on August 29, 2015

From Battered to Brilliant

Never count out a true fighter.

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Posted on August 14, 2015

You Gotta Have Faith

​The Long Shots are the most satisfying bets…

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Posted on July 13, 2015

Love is Patient

April 9th 2015 was the last day I saw my 6 year old dog Maahi walk

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Posted on June 8, 2015

You don't have to "fail" to succeed in fostering.

“And boy, was he loved.”

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Posted on June 4, 2015

"As If"

The universe is a very interactive place.

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Posted on June 1, 2015

What You Seek is Seeking You.

Do not doubt yourself.

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Posted on May 18, 2015

Why Zebras (and tomcats) Do Not Get Ulcers or...Rocky’s Guide to a More Stress-Free Life

Some of these tips are animal trade secrets. So be cool.

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Posted on May 15, 2015

When Kona Met Cassie or Sleepless in Pearland

Movies usually have happy endings, real life is less certain

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Posted on May 11, 2015

Yo, from Rocky

So there’s this one little guy….

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Posted on May 9, 2015

Toward a more inclusive Mother’s Day

Are animals here for us or with us?

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Posted on May 7, 2015

Monty's Village

“...his loud, congested purr both melts and breaks my heart.”

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Posted on May 1, 2015

​Why adopt from a No Kill shelter if everyone there is safe?

You have more power to create revolutionary change than you might think.

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Posted on April 29, 2015

Not For Sissies...

For a shelter, seniors are potentially the perfect adopters.

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