Category Archives: Pets

How to Photograph Pets

  This article was orignally posted on http://digital-photography-school.com/how-to-photograph-pets/ 1. Start with Your Pet’s Personality Before you start photographing your pet ask yourself ‘what sets it apart from other animals?’ Think about what type of personality it has and then attempt … Continue reading

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Owls under cover . . .          

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From Ashes to Diamonds . . .

LifeGem is a company that offers the ability to turn the cremated remains of your loved one into diamonds.  And for many of us, a loved one includes a beloved pet! The Chicago based company uses a four-step process: cremated … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Stuff

May your Friday be filled with laughter and good friends!

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K9 Comfort Dogs

K9 Comfort Dogs Luther and Isaiah wait at the airport for their trip to Boston. Lutheran Church Charities has been a tremendous resource during disasters, bringing a wide variety of volunteer resources for recovery and rebuilding.  But the volunteers who have … Continue reading

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World’s Oldest Cat?

Wadsworth, the golden-eyed tuxedo cat, began life as a sickly runt who was abandoned at an English pub called Horse and Jockey. The pub owner Ann Munday found the wobbly pathetic-looking kitten and brought him home. ”He was a tiny and … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Stuff

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I have been receiving some very cute and funny suggestions for posts.  Fridays seem a great day to share these so we can end our very busy weeks with a smile. Make sure you spend some extra time this weekend … Continue reading

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How Will I Know it’s Time?

In my February post I shared that we had lost Duncan, our cat and a long time companion.  Because we had to make the decision to put him to sleep within a few hours of taking him to the vet … Continue reading

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Can You Write Your Way to Health?

Did your New Year resolution have anything to do with committing to a healthier life?  Along with the commitment to early morning runs or signing up for an exercise did you consider a writing class? A number of studies show … Continue reading

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Losing a Beloved Pet

I had planned on writing on dealing with the loss of a pet in January and suddenly found myself in the midst of making the decision to put our beloved tabby cat, Duncan, to sleep. Duncan turned 15 this past … Continue reading

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