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Articles tagged: animal shelter

Fire in Paradise: My Story

Monday, December 17th, 2018

A veterinarian tells of the long, smoke-filled hours caring for animals after the harrowing fires in California
It was the night of November 17 when I said goodbye to my husband and cat in Berkeley, California, and drove three hours up to the area of Paradise. In the previous nine days, the infamous Camp Fire smoke had already traveled over 170 miles to the San Francisco Bay area. More than a million people were breathing the thickened air, and I was headed near its source.

A Special Houseguest

Sunday, January 1st, 2017

It takes just a little time to make a big difference in the causes that inspire us.

Warm December Wishes

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

This is the time of year when I feel most thankful for my loved ones, including my pets.

Pets can help stressed children

Monday, December 8th, 2014

A Tufts study found that having pets has important benefits for children from military families.

Cummings in the News