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why declawing cats is an awful thing.

why declawing cats is an awful thing.

Hello from Michigan! I’m sitting in a screened-in porch listening to birds and frogs. I’ve got green trees, deer, turkey, and nature all around me. It’s safe to say, I’m in my happy place. You know what’s not my happy place? Sitting through a surgery […]

the one thing missing from rescue work.

the one thing missing from rescue work.

Back from LA and heading off to Michigan. Hello and goodbye Chicago. Before I head out, there’s been something on my mind lately. A few weeks ago, I grabbed drinks with Heather, the founder of One Tail at a Time. We chatted about many things […]

what you can do to help save the puppies

what you can do to help save the puppies

As I type this, I’m 8 hours into my 15-hour car ride to Florida. By the time you read this, I’ll be avoiding the sun and constantly searching for WiFi. What can I say, tropical vacations just aren’t my thing. But you didn’t come here […]

man trapping cats in Chicago.

man trapping cats in Chicago.

So much has happened in the last week, I’m not sure where to start. I suppose the beginning is a good place. This past Tuesday night, I was in bed perusing my facebook feed and came across a post from Chicago Animal Care and Control. […]