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November 8, 2008 by Karin
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Rose makes her last stand in politics:

For President: Lassie. 

Wagwear football tee. wagwear.com

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I was cruising through a quiet residential neighborhood today when I happened upon an animal potentially headed for trouble.

A Dachshund was frolicking at the side of the street, sniffing around and enjoying her explorations. She hadn’t yet ventured from between the parked cars, but given her small stature and short legs, it would be hard for her to escape a vehicle traveling swiftly, or a car driven by a distracted driver talking or texting.

I swung my car close

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November 7, 2008 by Connie Wilson

With record breaking numbers turning out at the polls Tuesday, Americans signified they were ready for a change by voting in their very first African American president. Watching news coverage of this historic event, I could see I was not the only one feeling overwhelmed by emotion, vicariously sharing the love, joy, pride, hope, and excitement I could see shining in the faces of so many men, women, and children. With the current economic turmoil and grim reports on climate change, Obama is

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November 7, 2008 by Karin
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Kaya sees red, white... and blue!

Tie on an i see spot "Patriotic Pooch" scarf and stand proud. $11, iseespot.com

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Way to go, California!

America’s most populous state made a resounding statement against cruelty on election day, with 62 percent of voters coming out in landslide support of Proposition 2. Animal lovers around the nation were jubilant as they took heart in the hard-won victory.

The ballot initiative takes aim at the inhumane confinement of animals on factory farms by banning gestation crates, veal crates and battery cages. Used to confine breeding pigs, veal

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November 6, 2008 by Karin
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Rose, aka Marilyn M., serenades the President on his victorious win yesterday.

The Yappy Hour in blond by Wiggles... Wigs for Dogs. wigglesdogwigs.com

November 5, 2008 by Karin
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Esther's heading to the polls. Her vote: the best dressed, of course!

Bark '08 football tee by Wagwear. wagwear.com

November 4, 2008 by Karin
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Esther runs for office! Her platform: treats for all!

Juicy Couture "My Dog for President", XS - L $45. barkingbabies.com

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As the swell of election fever seizes the land, there’s a quieter groundswell of hope taking place in the world of animal rescue. Proposition 2 will be presented to California’s voters tomorrow, and if it passes, it will mandate better treatment for more than 20 million animals.

Proposition 2 focuses on the despicably tiny living quarters found in factory farms, which confine an animal to a space so small that they can’t stand up, lie down, turn around, or fully extend their limbs Read more...
November 4, 2008 by Connie Wilson

November rings in Senior Pet Month and as the guardian of a mature dog myself (next month Kaya will be 15 years old), I can personally vouch for the wonderful companionship they offer. In recognition of their golden years, I'd like to send out an appeal to those who are considering adding a pet to your household mix - please consider a senior! The following outlines sound reasoning for choosing a senior over a younger dog: 


1.    What you see is what you get., i.e., they're

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