Showing posts with label Animal Welfare. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Animal Welfare. Show all posts
1/26/2015 | By: Kristy Creighton

The Owl

Earlier this fall, The Hubs and I visited the World Bird Sanctuary here in St. Louis and saw some of the most gorgeous and, in some cases, endangered birds anywhere. The residents of the Sanctuary are there because they’ve been injured or for some reason cannot survive in the wild on their own. We got several fun pictures, but I particularly loved this guy:

Lone Elk Park & World Bird Sanctuary

10/26/2012 | By: Kristy Creighton

Shona Skye Goes to the Dogs! (Facts & A Tutorial!)


If you know me or have noticed the plethora of pictures and links scattered around the side columns of my blog, you know I'm a big advocate for animal welfare and promoting adoption and rescue over shopping the pet stores that are frequently stocked by puppy mills. I want to share some facts today that are very near and dear to my heart, plus share a DIY tutorial for dog toys that my daughter's Girl Scout troop made to donate to Open Door Animal Sanctuary, our local no-kill animal shelter that the troop volunteers for during the Season of Giving. And these four are a few of the reasons why this issue is so near and dear to my heart: