Moulton is a small town of 3,000 people located in northern Alabama. It’s less than an hour from the town where I grew up. The people are friendly, church-going conservatives. And it’s the home to horrific animal cruelty. . Meet Carolyn Atchison. For a decade, she contracted with Lawrence County, Alabama, to operate the holding facility for … Continue reading
You may not know this, but my paying gig is Child Protective Investigator. When someone calls in a report to the Child Abuse Hotline, I’m the one that goes out to check on the child(ren) to see if they’re safe. You may see me at your door any hour of the day or night, including … Continue reading
Today is National Dog Fighting Awareness Day! The ASPCA is asking us all to talk up the issue to make everyone aware of the cruelty of dog fighting and help find solutions that will end this barbaric practice. Yesterday I shared with you some facts about dog fighting. Today, here are three dogfighting-related stories in this … Continue reading
MEOW! My name is June Buggie, and I have something to say! I’m tired of hearing the same story over and over again. Joseph the dog remained chained to a tree for four years. He was barely fed or given water. The dog’s owner, Jeremy Temple, reportedly told law enforcement that it’s “just a dog.” … Continue reading
What do you think of PETA’s actions?
Oh Dog! I am so excited! Today I am talking with Carey M. Theil, Executive Director of GREY2K USA. He’s going to tell us about greyhound racing and why his organization is working to end the practice. Rumpy: Thanks for being my guest today! Carey: Our resident greyhound Zoe says “woof.” :) Rumpy: What is … Continue reading
MEOW! My name is June Buggie, and I have something to say. Soon the Canadian Seal Hunt will be gearing up. That means humans will be out looking for little critters that look like this: And killing them to make things like this: And yes, it’s baby seals they kill. The ones killed are less … Continue reading
MEOW! My name is June Buggie and I have something to say. You can watch a video of today’s Rant, thanks to Cat Forsley! . . Animal cruelty is a problem in our society. Domestic violence is a problem in our society. But did you know the two often go hand-in-hand? Indeed, 68% of battered women … Continue reading