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Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

January 30, 2011


Have you heard about Best Friends Animal Society? It is the largest no-kill companion animal sanctuary in the world. Located on 3700 acres of gorgeous red rock country in Southern Utah, Best Friends is a beautiful, happy-making place where many cats and dogs, some pot-bellied pigs, rabbits, horses, mules and birds go to be rescued […]

Cowschwitz of California

October 15, 2010


In the mid 1980’s, I had a job driving 18 wheelers half way to Los Angeles from the San Francisco Bay Area and back. Five nights a week, twice each shift, I went past Harris Ranch in Coalinga, California. At the time, I was reading up on European history and watching documentaries on the WWII […]

3 Things that Meat/Egg-Eaters Need to Know

August 24, 2010


ANOTHER HUGE RECALL was announced this morning for 380,000 pounds of deli meat that has been tainted with listeria. It came from Zemco Industries in Buffalo, New York. So far, it is listed as only being sold in Walmart stores. This new incident, coupled with the recent massive egg recall gives us cause to worry. […]

Learning the Difference Between Friends and Food

August 3, 2010


  A visitor making friends with a rescued pig at Farm Sanctuary in New York on August 1, 2010. This past weekend, I took my son (age 7) to the Hoe Down at Farm Sanctuary in upstate New York. It was a captivating, fun-filled couple of days that included visiting rescued factory farm animals, close […]