humanity

Isn't it ironic that the very best of humanity is seen through the love and empathy we show to our pets?

Pets Are Great
Pets are overall great creatures. Whether you have a dog, a cat, or a hamster. Only thing is that you can’t cuddle with a hamster. Pets have their own way of being amazing. Some even have the same rea...
Rachel Newcombea month ago
The Friend Who Saw Me
The room was well lit but dark at the same time. Perhaps that is my memory creating tunnel vision. Because all I remember is seeing you. You shone whiter than all the others. You snuffled around on th...
Rachel Dresdena month ago
The Cat and His Man
Once upon a time, not too long ago, I used to take my daughter to weekend matinees. Always the weekend, and on the busiest days of the shopping week, when downtown was mental busy with human traffic a...
My First Cat
I remember getting my first cat when I was about four or five years old. I don't remember where my mom got it, or if someone gave it to her, but I was happy to have a pet I could play with; we already...
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Kendyl Brooks2 months ago
Misadventures in Pet Ownership
Above, you'll find a beautiful picture, taken by yours truly, of the bane of my existence...some days. Let's start from the beginning. I grew up with a Pembroke Welsh Corgi named Joey. He was a red an...
margaret c2 months ago
When You Say Goodbye
Why can’t you keep him forever? Why do you only have him for just an inkling of your own lifetime? It’s not fair. You have found that perfect little four-legged, furry creature that has stolen your he...
Rich Monetti2 months ago
Cats In the Cradle Means a Man In the House
As a young child, the cats in the cradle in my house were a couple of pet rabbits. That was simply the best I was going to do. A dog was clearly out and my mother was allergic to cats (which all moms ...
Brian Paredes2 months ago
Best Friends
Your whole life you spend reading books and watching shows and movies, and you see various interactions between best friends hoping that you will one day have a friend just as great, one that would di...
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J.C. Marie2 months ago
Doggie Days
I've always loved dogs. From a young age, I was endeared with the soft, cuddly animals that provide unconditional love. However, there was a strict 'no furry pet' rule at my house, largely due to my f...
Pierre Roustan2 months ago
Watch This Sickeningly Cute Video of a Dog Crashing the Vienna Chamber Orchestra Performance
Truly, it's an odd sight, but one for a celebration of classical music when a canine can meander right on stage and take a front seat at the feet of a violinist. Yawning. How comfortable can you get, ...
Peter Dill2 months ago
Best Pet Charities in New York City
New York City is one of the greatest cities in the world - as long as you're not one of the many animals who live in the mean city streets. Sadly, there's a bit of a stray epidemic going on in New Yor...
Glenn Bushinski2 months ago
Best Pet Charities in America
Too often, charitable organizations end up being scandalized once their donors find out that only a very small percentage of money actually goes to the donation. In many cases, the money that's donate...
Three Ways You’re Miscommunicating with Your Pet
Animals are innately intuitive beings. People… not so much. Animals survive in the wild using their five senses and gut instincts. People, on the other hand, generally turn off their intuitive abiliti...