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How ALIVE is downsizing but expanding

How ALIVE is downsizing but expanding

By now, you all know my love for ALIVE Rescue. They were one of the first rescues to work with me and introduced me to so many others in the community. For that, and many other reasons, I’ll always support their mission.  When it was […]

How I was wrong about cats.

How I was wrong about cats.

Guess how many cats are currently in our home right now. If you guessed seven, you’d be correct. If you guessed I’m nuts, you’re also not wrong. We’re currently fostering some kittens that originally had ringworm. My friend Jon Davis took them in six weeks […]

Understanding and combating compassion fatigue

Understanding and combating compassion fatigue

I debated about how to start this post. A joke? A fun little scientific fact? Perhaps a personal anecdote about my own experience? Nothing seemed to really fit with this post. Perhaps it’s because this may be one of the most important things I’ll write […]

Bloopers part 4

Bloopers part 4

Well, we have another Greyhound in our apartment for the week so you can imagine how much ridiculousness is taking place. His name is Vader and he has an adoption pending. Before Greyhounds are officially adopted, they go into a foster home for a week […]