Tag Archives: animal welfare

Welcome to my Words and Worlds…

Welcome to my Words and Worlds….

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Why is it…

Why is it that pets are considered so easily disposed of?  To just “relinquish” one to a shelter, even if the shelter workers tell you, straight up, that there’s a high chance that your pet will be euthanized in a … Continue reading

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A response to Breed Specific Legislation (BSL)

I have been neglecting my blog, and I’m well aware of it.  It is taking me longer than I thought to write a tribute piece to my Maisy.  In the meantime, please enjoy an anti-BSL letter I wrote.  Please note … Continue reading

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B-10 in its entirety

Here is the rather long post of the entire “B-10” short story, for those who have not been following along, so you can read the story in its entirety. I. Cold.  My tiny little body shivers as I search for … Continue reading

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B-10 – Part VI

This is the final installment of the “B-10” series.  I will create a post with it in its entirety for those who have not been reading along.  Please consider adopting one of the thousands of “B-10s” out there, for there … Continue reading

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B-10 – Part III

III Some time passes, as time tends to do.  I’m laying in my crate, wondering when I’ll be let out, when there is a knock.  We have “visitors”.  Visitors are my absolute favorite; they usually give me lots of pets … Continue reading

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B-10, Part II

Part II in my short story entitled “B-10,” a new part/chapter will be published every day. II Family.  This is the word the little boy uses.  “You’re part of our family now, Sparky!”  When the creature finally stops, I enter … Continue reading

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B-10, Part I

The following is a short story regarding irresponsible dog ownership, the plight of the “unwanted” dogs in this and other countries, and animal welfare.  I will be posting one part every day; some of  them are lengthier than others. I. Cold.  … Continue reading

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‘Twas the Night Before Christmas 2011

‘Twas the night before Christmas; I couldn’t find cheer, So I went to the fridge for another cold beer. The kids had been sneaking and started a war, Screaming at Mom, “We want to open one more!” I had to … Continue reading

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