Tag Archives: dog rescue

Workin’ Hard for the Money: Our Favorite Dog Food-Dispensing Toy

The first time I heard the phrase “Nothing in Life is Free” was during my first visit to Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in 2009.  I was listening to a Dogtown caregiver tell the story about their visit to Louisiana following … Continue reading

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Five Foolproof Tips for Better “Pit Bull” Advocacy

Recently BAD RAP shared the following message on their Facebook page that is truly some of the most sage advice you can receive when it comes to effective dog advocacy: Question: “How do I best defend my dog when people … Continue reading

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Pit Bull Play Music Trivia Hour

It’s Friday.  Fall is in the air.  I’m not sure what normal people do on a rainy Thursday night, but I like to sit in front of my computer and figure out what music pairs well with videos of my … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Three Years Ago Today

Baby Peach, before we knew we’d end up adopting her.  When she was “just” a foster.

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Obsession with breed: As troublesome as discrimination against it

In light of the current political context surrounding both the teaching profession and pit bull welfare right now, I thought this could use a repost.  This piece was originally posted in March of 2012. Most of my professional experience has … Continue reading

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