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13 Of Our Favourite Animal Stories Of 2013

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.30.2013 | Canada Living

They make us squee, giggle and sometimes shed a tear. Looking back, 2013 had some incredible stories for some of four-legged (or two-legged) friend...

We Should Extend Kindness to Our Animal Friends

Twyla Francois | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Impact
Twyla Francois

Today, November 13, is World Kindness Day. Kindness toward species outside our own constitutes the highest form of altruism. Dr. Melanie Joy, a professor of psychology and sociology at the University of Massachusetts, introduces the concept of "carnism": a belief system by which we love and treat some animals well, but not others.