Exposers of animal abuse should be protected, NOT punished! Why PETA is going to court to fight #Iowa’s #AgGag law. https://t.co/YhZhHQvjT9 — PETA (@peta) October 11, 2017 People for the […]
.@PETA files lawsuit challenging Iowa’s ag-gag law
#FindYourFido – October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month!
October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, and the ASPCA is celebrating in a big way, teaming up with shelters around the country for the #FindYourFido campaign. Who is Fido, you ask? […]
Reading Series: Dogland – Dogs for Dollars [#readathon post]
As part of the 24 hour readathon (I don’t think I’ll make it 24 hours! I’m only halfway there…) I wanted to read, and hopefully finish, Dogland. The chapter I read tonight […]
Quotes from Coetzee’s novel, “Disgrace” [readathon post]
As part of the 24 hour readathon this year, I decided to re-read – this time finishing! – J.M. Coetzee’s acclaimed masterpiece, “Disgrace.” It’s an important, complicated book on racism, sexism, and […]
Dairy industry is shook! Outrageous legislation, shocking lobby spending, and more.
The dairy industry thinks consumers are confused about plant-based milk products. Could they be right? Readers, maybe it’s time we had the talk. In case you don’t know, products like “soy milk,” […]
Reading Series: Dogland – Pet Deserts
“The shelter is at the back end of the equation. People need to realize these animals are not the shelter’s problem; they’re the community’s problem.” I love this quote, which comes from […]
Monday News Grab Bag! 4/10
This weekly grab bag of news is brought to you by a beautiful bird I found on Flickr. 10,000 dog adoptions, through HSUS pet stores conversion program via Humane Society of the […]
Number of the Day: 115 (wolves in Washington)
The WASHINGTON GRAY WOLF CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT 2016 ANNUAL REPORT, a cooperative effort by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Confederated Colville Tribes, Spokane Tribe of Indians, USDA-APHIS Wildlife Services, and […]
Join the @ASPCA and #GetTough on Dog Fighting!
Are you against dog fighting, but feel like you can’t do anything to help the cause? Well, I’m here to share the awesome news that the ASPCA has launched a new campaign […]
Reading Series: Dogland – If You Build It, Will They Come?
This is a continuation of my Reading Series for the non-fiction book, Dogland, where I blog my thoughts and reactions to each chapter as I read through the book. Please feel free […]