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Marlice van Vuuren – Cheetah Rescuer

  Marlice van Vuuren – Cheetah Rescuer   “I knew that my husband-to-be was the right one for me when I introduced him to the baboons on the farm.  Their reaction toward him was friendly and that’s when I knew … Continue reading






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ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE DOGS: The German Shepherd K9

  ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE DOGS: The German Shepherd     “Police Dogs’ Lives Matter Too.”  You’ve probably heard this motto.  It’s a heartfelt sentiment, and one that means a lot to those of us who know that animal family … Continue reading






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Names for Bear: Baby Bear and Teddy Names

  Names for Bear: Baby Bear & Teddy Names     “It must be pretty scary having a bear as a pet! But! Why not? If there are any bear keepers on here, make sure you keep them well away! … Continue reading






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Famous Bears in Fact & Fiction – From Gentle Ben to Brutus Bear

  Famous Bears in Fact & Fiction     “GRIZZLY BEARS ARE THE TRUE MONARCHS OF THE WILDERNESS.” Jane Goodall Quote As I said in my posting “Bears in Literature” — bears have appeared in our folk tales since we … Continue reading






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Are Wolfdogs Legal? Wolfdog Facts & Fiction

  Are Wolfdogs Legal? Wolfdog Facts & Fiction     As I wrote in my popular article DOG INTELLIGENCE – THE TOP 10 MOST INTELLIGENT DOG BREEDS, cross-bred husky/wolf hybrids were once common in the Canadian Northcountry. My short story … Continue reading






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Rescued Dogs, Cats, Farm Animals & Others – Fostering Or Homing Rescued Animals

  Rescued Dogs, Cats, Farm Animals & Others     “Tears welled up in both of us when we saw them — all wagging tails and puppy kisses even after being so abused by our ‘superior race’.  They were still … Continue reading






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Declaw Cat – Humane Alternatives to Cat Declawing A Must!

  Humane Alternatives to Cat Declawing     “I will never declaw my cat no matter how many times I get scratched. Lol” Beckah Beare @78beare “And I love my cats way more than I love my furniture.” Julie Harris @sabela13 … Continue reading






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Cat Bad Behavior: How To Stop The Cat From Attacking Other Animals

  Cat Bad Behavior: How To Stop The Cat From Attacking Other Animals   We’ve always had cats. As a boy, I’d happily add to our immediate family by occasionally bringing home a new kitten — always the last one … Continue reading






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The Polar Bear: From Nanook of the North to Knut the Baby Polar Bear

  Of Polar Bears. As the Water Rises, Their Prospects Fall.   You may have heard of Senator Nicole Eaton’s recent suggestion to re-designate Canada’s National Animal from the industrious Beaver to the mighty Polar Bear.  It’s a cultural change with … Continue reading






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RAISING CHICKENS: 5 Reasons to Build a Backyard Chicken Coop

5 Reasons to Raise Chickens & Build a Coop Thinking of raising your very own chickens? Why not?  Building a great chicken coop to house little yellow poultry chicks has become a growing, popular — and profitable — new backyard … Continue reading






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