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  • Since my life changed with the birth of my daughter I have not had the time to devote to blogging. While the sites in the portfolio have remained online and I hope people have found the content helpful, I have not been able to give the sites the attention they deserve and therefore have decided […]
 
 
 
 
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  • Pre-historic excavations show evidence of early dog-human love and bonding

    Pre-historic excavations show evidence of early dog-human love and bonding
    Robert Losey Courtesy photo As an archaeologist, Robert Losey has helped excavate dog and human burial sites around Lake Baikal in southern Siberia and other places around the world. He is constantly impressed by evidence of just how long humans have loved dogs. This dog was buried about 7,000 years ago in southern Siberia along with stone tools. A round pebble was placed in its mouth. No one knows what it means but it meant...
  • Stabbed dog makes full recovery, adopted by first-responder

    Stabbed dog makes full recovery, adopted by first-responder
    This adorable dog was stabbed 19 times by a crazy person and not only made a remarkable recovery, but charmed the police officer who rescued her and found a forever home. In St. Louis last month the Humane Society of Missouri?s Animal Cruelty Task Force received a call from a police officer who was responding to a 10-96 (psycho) call at a church. A Poodle mix had been stabbed in the neck, back and chest,...
  • The fire fighter, the Chihuahua, and the reclining chair

    The fire fighter, the Chihuahua, and the reclining chair
    Photo courtesy Billy Fernando / via Santa Monica Fire Department We probably use the word iconic too often in describing photos, but this one has all the elements of an iconic photo as it drew attention across the country last month. A small dog named Nula was not breathing and didn?t have a pulse when he was pulled out of a blazing apartment. Santa Monica Fire fighter Andrew Klein performed mouth to snout CPR on...
  • A dog, a cat and a rat walk into a bar?

    A dog, a cat and a rat walk into a bar?
    Actually it was the Oshkosh Area Humane Society in Wisconsin. Normally a dog, a cat and a rat are natural enemies, but Sasha the dog, Jack the cat and Tweaks the rat had formed an unlikely bond living together. When the family had to move and weren't able to take the pets with them, they took them to the Oshkosh Area Humane Society in March. As the staff separated the animals to give them physical...