I’m an Animal Lover!

I love animals, not just my pets but animals in general.  I am not vegan or vegetarian, but I don’t believe this precludes me from identifying myself as someone who cares about the plight of animals both domesticated and wild. I believe animals should be treated with kindness and compassion.  I was brought up with the belief …

Pet Loss and Grief

Truly grieving for a pet still seems to be somewhat “taboo” in our society.  I don’t understand why.  There are some of us who simply function better with animals in our lives and who form deep bonds with our pets; it’s only natural that when we lose them, we will feel a real sense of …