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Animal Shelter Appreciation

This past week, Animal Shelter Appreciation Week occured across the globe. Showing your local animal shelter appreciation is inherently important because YOU are the only way that these shelters are able to help homeless, lost, mistreated, or abused animals in … Continue reading

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Pepsi Refresh Contest

The Humane Society of the United States is competing in the Pepsi Refresh Contest to help animals who are victims of extreme cruelty. This project that Pepsi is holding gives voters a chance to decide what cause they think is most deserving … Continue reading

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We Can Make a Change.

I think that the best way to advocate for change and make change happen is to spread information. I just read a really interesting article on About.com that explained the Top 10 Animal Rights Issues and I found some interesting … Continue reading

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Before Owning a Pet…

It is a fact that abandonment and neglect are the two most common forms of animal abuse in the US. It breaks my heard to hear this and come to terms with the fact that there are a disturbing amount … Continue reading

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Dog Breeders vs. Animal Rights Activists

Are these two entities one in the same? Can you have one without the other? Some think so. Missouri’s new ballot issue Prop B will appear on the Nov. 2 statewide ballot, urging votes to help enact the “Puppy Mill Cruelty Prevention Act.” This … Continue reading

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Awareness Is Everything

I will be the first to admit that I love meat. However; supporting animal rights is still something that am very passionate about. So does it make me a hypocrite that I thoroughly enjoy biting into a juicy burger every once in a while and get … Continue reading

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Happiness

Being away at college definitely has its perks; freedom, independence, no curfew, and living in a unique, learning filled environment… but at the same time being away from my family is always a down-side to that. I do get to … Continue reading

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