by Jason Merrihew
Finding a silver lining in a dark storm cloud can be extremely difficult. Often times, the passing of a beloved pet is the first time a child has to deal with death. Unfortunately, this is something that most children will have to face. When Liz Hauser, daughter of veterinarian, ... [More]
by Sarah Rumple
Growing up, my family had a lot of pets. At any given time, we had at least three or four dogs, a couple of cats, and sometimes even some rabbits or hamsters.
I also had three siblings.
Imagine two adults, four children, and at least eight or ten animals under one roof. Needless to say, ... [More]
by Kate Spencer
New Jersey drivers have someone else to buckle up when they hit the road this summer: Their pet.
According to news from NEWStat, AAHA’s news service for veterinarians, New Jersey drivers now risk fines up to $1,000 and up to six months in jail for carrying a pet unrestrained in their vehicle.
by Jason Merrihew
"If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito."-Dalai Lama
I have always been a believer that everyone (young and old, rich and poor) hold the power to make a difference in the world. This Dalai Lama quote is a subtle illustration of how even the smalle... [More]
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