We buried Bali in our garden. Planted a pomegranate tree over his burial site so we will never forget the member of our family who taught us about unconditional love.
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I saw her mind racing. We were around the same age. She took in my long, dark hair, my mostly wrinkle-free face, my skinny jeans... It's not that I look so young, but I don't "look like" a widow. She covered her heart with her hands, I saw her struggle to come up with the "right thing" to say. "Yours is worse!" she uttered. If grief is a contest, I guess I win.
Everyone loves a good dog video. They're always doing something cute or ridiculous, and quickly spreading across the internet. Derick Watts & The Sunday Blues' latest release is the apex of dog videos - the adorable drooling, farting star is a music icon in the making.
Horses enjoy our presence most when we are in the "Here and Now". (photo by Thierry Fulconis) At the age of 15, I believed I was going to die. After ...
Sally Hershberger, talented hair stylist to the stars with three successful salons in NY and LA, has the most dizzyingly good-looking dogs, Foxy, the mini Australian Shepard and Bowie, the Toy Australian Shepard.
The phrase "meant to be" is used a lot...perhaps to excess. But a recent adoption at the animal welfare organization I work for truly is an example of something that was meant to be.
Unlike dogs, cats do not travel well. As an owner of two cats, I'll tell you a little secret: traveling with them is no picnic from the human side, either. Unfortunately, it's a necessary evil sometimes.
The vet prepared the needle that would put Lily to rest. She gave Lily the needle and to everyone's astonishment, Lily got up and walked towards my husband. The vet has only seen this happen one other time in her 26 years as a vet. So she turned to my husband and said, "You have to tell her that it is time to go. She doesn't want to leave you so you have to tell her that it's ok."
By late afternoon the blood work had returned indicating that everything was in order, and there was clinically nothing more to be done to explain the lack of appetite and lethargy.
Courtesy of PetNostics According to a recent CNN study, demand for pet accessories and services is rapidly increasing. The report notes ...
At some point in Winston's commuter career -- we're not sure when -- this little dog completely embedded himself into our lives and hearts. It's been said that pets are the relatives you actually like, the ones who love you unconditionally and never bring up those awkward moments from your past. I guess it's no accident that Man's Best Friend can't talk.
The questions to ask is: What uproots and what anchors us? Discovering the answer and following the steps that connect and stabilize us, may prevent the treacherous state.
Dr. Jessica Pierce's new book called Run, Spot, Run: The Ethics of Keeping Pets is a must read for all. It will move you here and there as you ponder what it means to take responsibility for the life of another being.
By Rex Leonowicz Onscreen, as the star of Freeform's Shadowhunters, Katherine McNamara is a part-human, part-angel demon hunter. Offscreen, the 22-...
At one time, bringing your dog to work seemed like one of the many conveniences of working for a startup. But as people are discovering the benefits beyond convenience, the wellness benefits of animal companionship at work are in the spotlight.