Category Archives: pets

Celebrating Moms, Celebrating Women

This post by Gayle M. Irwin During my presentation and book reading last Saturday at the Natrona County Library, they sat next to young children or held babies in their arms. On the drive a few short hours later to … Continue reading

Posted in Cats, Dogs, Grandmother, Mother, Mother's Day, motherhood, pets, unique, volunteer, Women, women writers | Tagged , , , , , | 18 Comments

Dressing Up Doggie – Halloween Costumes and Our Furry Friends

This post by Gayle M. Irwin Here’s a blog post similar to one I wrote for my own site last week. I hope you all enjoy it. Today’s the day (or night) that goblins and zombies take to the streets. … Continue reading

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My Name is Leonard

This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction My name is Leonard. I am a beautiful, buff male kitten, if I do say so myself. I haven’t had much of a life up until now because my sisters and brothers … Continue reading

Posted in animal adoption, animal behavior, animal rescue, animal stories, Animals, Cats, Dogs, homeless, L.Leander, lessons from pets, pet rescue, pets, service dogs, true stories, unique | Tagged , , , , , , | 21 Comments

The Cat Lady* Writes Again

Posted by Kathy Waller   You may say a cat uses good grammar. Well, a cat does — but you let a cat get excited once; you let a cat get to pulling fur with another cat on a shed, … Continue reading

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Miles of Memories – Part 1: Four-Footed Friends

This post by Gayle M. Irwin My husband and I recently returned from a nearly 4,000-mile journey through several states as we visited friends and family. The journey brought back many memories as well as reconnections with people I hadn’t … Continue reading

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Be a Champion for Pets

This post by Gayle M. Irwin “Her body has scars all over it,” the woman named Susan says at the beginning of the film trailer. “I don’t know how she survived or why she survived…. but she did.” Susan is … Continue reading

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A Tribute to Pets

This post by Gayle M. Irwin “The road to my heart is paved in pawprints.” Such a sign hangs on our livingroom wall. No truer words were ever written or spoken when it comes to this lady. Since I was … Continue reading

Posted in Grief, lessons from pets, lessons learned from pets, loss of pet, pets, senior pets, unique | Tagged , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

Flood the World with Kindness

This post by Gayle M. Irwin Be Kind to Animals Week began this week. I originally thought it ran through Sunday, May 10, which happens to be Mother’s Day; however, within a week, I found a new website that says … Continue reading

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Finding a Story within the Story

This post by Gayle M. Irwin   The past few weeks I’ve met and interviewed members of our armed forces. I’m writing stories about Vietnam veterans who live in Wyoming. The stories will be published online, in a special newsprint … Continue reading

Posted in discoveries, dog rescue, Dogs, pets, Restarts, romance, romance books, stories within stories, veterans, Vietnam, Writing | Tagged , , , , , | 7 Comments

Lessons We Can Learn from Cats

This post by Gayle M. Irwin As many of you know, most of the time I write about dogs. It’s not that I don’t like cats, it’s just that I seem to be “more successful” writing about dogs. I have … Continue reading

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