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Kiss Animals Good Night, Not Goodbye

Jill Anenberg

I sit here sandwiched between my two favorite friends writing this post. They’re my rescue dogs, Simon and Mila.  Growing up with dogs, cats, birds, rats, snakes, fish…I’ve always been obsessed with all animals but the unconditional love of a dog is unrivaled. I joke to my husband that they’re my favorite company. All a dog wants is to be with you, love you and make you happy. They don’t talk too much or annoy you. Continue reading

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Wielding My Voice: Writing for Animals

Daria Zeoli

I’m an introvert. I find people exhausting. I avoid crowds unless they’re gathered for the love of music or animals. I roll my eyes, talk with my hands, and use frequent phrases such as “I can’t even” – because I can’t. (Fill in the blank: “even evocate what I want to say, even communicate in a positive, rational way, even tell you what I mean without picking up a writing instrument.”) Continue reading

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My Life Changing Experience in Africa

Naankuse wildlife sanctuary

When I was little you could often find me in front of the TV watching whatever animal documentary I could find that day. I’ve always been fascinated by animals and especially the animals living in the savannah. It’s been a dream to go to Africa and experience that. A dream I never thought would come true until I saw a facebook friend posting a picture of her and a cheetah. Continue reading

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The Day I Read About Esther the Wonder Pig

Esther the Wonder Pig

I have always considered myself a good person with good values and a warm heart. I grew up in a loving home with two brothers, a twin sister and two parents who love us very much and did a great job helping us grow up into good human beings. I love my family more than anything in this world. It wasn’t until February of 2014 that my values were questioned. Continue reading

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