By Jacqueline Vaughn
“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” Charles Dickens wrote in A Tale of Two Cities. He was referring to a transformative period in the lives of individuals and society,
By Melissa Bowersock
We have some stunning scenery in Arizona, particularly Northern Arizona. My husband and I used to live in Flagstaff, and we had a 16-foot tri-hull boat with an open bow.
By Amber Polo –
Some time ago I interviewed Sri Guruji Lionheart, the world famous cat destined to serve at Sedona’s 7 Centers Yoga Art’s Temple Cat.
By Melissa Bowersock –
Hiking with your dog in Arizona can be pure pleasure… and challenging. It’s no secret that Arizona presents a unique set of circumstances to those who enjoy exploring with their dogs.
By Amber Polo –
Volunteers are priceless! To twenty-four kittens, five Verde Valley Humane Society (VVHS) volunteers were lifesavers.
by Rebecca Poling. Did you know that “giving back” stimulates dopamine, a brain chemical that contributes to feelings of pleasures and satisfaction? Donating can be every bit as empowering as volunteering and it helps solve community issues. According to The National...read more
by Jacqueline Vaughn. Your heart breaks when you see photographs of animals in need. You’re already at your legal (or spousal) limit of dogs or cats. Fostering isn’t an option because your pet wants your complete attention. You’ve maxed out your credit cards and...read more
by Tom Vitron. Honshin’s Zen Cat & Sahali "Zen Cat celebrates the oneness and compassion that is at the heart of Being." Honshin (from the June entry of the 2020 Zen Cat calendar) Long before Zen Cats became a much-loved part of his creative output, artist...read more
By: Rebecca Poling Over the last several decades, society's attitudes have changed significantly with respect to the management and treatment of people with disabilities. More recently, the same has happened with respect toward senior pets and those with special...read more
By: Amber Polo Our dogs want to be close to us, but often our lives over-stimulate them. Traffic, electronics, TV, radio, and music provide a cacophony of noise. In addition, separation anxiety is high on the list of behavior problems that trouble dogs and...read more