Category Archives: Otherkind

Living things who share the world with Bearkind.

4 Crucial Summer Health and Safety Tips for Cats

  Four Crucial Summer Health & Safety Tips for Cats!     “THE ONLY THING I ENVY ABOUT A CAT IS ITS PURR. IT’S THE MOST CONTENTED SOUND IN THE WORLD.” – Lucy Maud Montgomery [1] We’ve always had cats. … Continue reading






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WILDLIFE 911: ON PATROL by Wildlife Conservation Officer John Borkovich – a Book Review

  WILDLIFE 911: ON PATROL by Wildlife Conservation Officer John Borkovich – a Book Review     When we think of Wildlife Officers bravely battling poachers, trophy hunters and greedy lowlifes to protect our endangered wildlife, we think of the … Continue reading






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MOUNTIES ON THE COVER By Al Lund – A Canadian Book Review

  “I’ve been collecting Royal Canadian Mounted Police literature for more than fifty years.” Al Lund, Staff Sergeant, RCMP (retired)     In his chapter called “Dust Jackets” in MOUNTIES ON THE COVER, Al Lund writes of a practice that, … Continue reading






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Take Your Dog To Work Day – America’s Most Pet-Friendly Companies

  America’s Most Pet-Friendly Companies – A List for Take Your Dog To Work Day     We love our pets, eh? Their love, their loyalty, are a constant in our harried lives.  I can name a number of people who … Continue reading






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Lily Tomlin: Wait Don’t Kill Me Comedy Benefit – Free Billy the Elephant

  Lily Tomlin Joins June Diane Raphael, Craig Ferguson & Casey Wilson to Headline “Wait Wait, Don’t Kill Me!” Comedy Benefit for “Voice For The Animals”     “The elephants became so symbolic to me, the evidence (of their treatment) … Continue reading






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Wackiest Dog and Cat Pet Names of the Year Announced

  Results of the Wacky Dog & Cat Pet Names Competition Are In — Top 10 Dog & Cat Pet Names of 2017…     With Be Kind To Animals Week and National Pet Week upon us, it’s time to … Continue reading






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Nine Cheetah Cubs Rescued from Illegal Wildlife Trade

  Nine Cheetah Cubs and One Juvenile Rescued from Illegal Wildlife Trade in Africa   Two of the nine cheetah cubs confiscated from wildlife traffickers in Somaliland…   It’s just in the last couple decades that we’ve seen the plight … Continue reading






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You Can Go To Front Lines Of War On African Poachers

  Now You Can Go To Front Lines Of War On African Poachers!     “Over and Above Africa Brings Global Supporters to the Front Lines of the Fight to End Poaching of Endangered Animals” The War against international organized … Continue reading






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HEROIC DOGS: First Paw Of Courage Awards for Working Canines

  The American Kennel Club Announces First Set Of 2017 AKC Paw Of Courage Awards     We love our heroic dogs. As a young Boomer, I never missed Lassie and Rin-Tin-Tin — always to our rescue. And real life … Continue reading






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Listen To The Young Voices on World Wildlife Day

  It’s World Wildlife Day and the IFAW Urges Us To “Listen to the Young Voices!”     This is true: those of us who love animals and care for them have been doing so since childhood. It does seem … Continue reading






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