When ASPCA guest blogger Julie Sonenberg’s family recently lost their dog, Dexter, it was difficult to relay the message to their young daughter. In this post, Julie shares her family’s process of saying goodbye to—but not forgetting—Dexter.
Blurb: Today marks one of the most adorable, fur-filled holidays of the year: National Puppy Day! This is a great opportunity to not only celebrate our love for puppies, but to talk about important issues facing puppies nationwide. Here are a few ways to commemorate this special day.
In November 2014, we were thrilled to present the ASPCA Tommy P. Monahan Kid of the Year Award to 11-year-old Annika Glover. Even while battling a cancerous brain tumor, Annika chose to help animals in need. We checked in with Annika to find out more about her dedication to animals.
In this guest post by Mary Dell Harrington of Grown and Flown, Mary Dell shares the many ways in which her children grew up to be compassionate people thanks to the influence of their two family dogs, Choco and Argus.