The mission of Equine Advocates is to rescue, protect and prevent the abuse of horses through education, investigation, rescue operations, the dissemination of information to the public and the operation of a horse sanctuary for slaughter-bound, abused and neglected horses. Learn more about their work here.
It took me awhile to see their beauty. Often, when I show others photos of turkeys, I hear them call these birds ugly. Beauty is a wonderful discovery, for once found it’s difficult to lose and nearly impossible to see the object of your affection any other way from that point forward. Now when I […]
HEART is an organization dedicated to providing services that are “specially designed to provide a combined focus on human rights, animal protection and environmental ethics.” Their “direct services to educators and students, as well as city and state level advocacy efforts, enable [HEART] to significantly impact the way young people think about their responsibility to […]
On Saturday we spent the morning in Saugerties, NY, touring Catskill Animal Sanctuary, home to numerous critters that were mostly rescued from hoarding, abuse, and neglect situations. Despite their troubled pasts, the animals are quite loving, and they seemed to enjoy posing for me. CAS Mission “Catskill Animal Sanctuary’s mission is to rescue and rehabilitate […]
Yesterday David and I drove the three hours from Queens to the end of Long Island where we enjoyed a walk around the Montauk Point Lighthouse. The drive was more than 200 miles round trip and a mostly beautiful with ocean pines lining much of the highways, the clear blue sky lit with cold February […]
On Saturday we woke early, dressed, and drove out to western New Jersey to the Lokta Wolf Preserve in Columbia off the Deleware River. We wound our little car through the snowy trees, the light alternating between bright and reflective, and a cold, wintery gray. The preserve is home to two dozen wolves comprising four […]