I Draw My Instagram Followers’ Pets And Share Their Stories With The World

I Draw My Instagram Followers’ Pets And Share Their Stories With The World

I love animals. They can teach us so much about life. And I believe that just like humans, every animal has a story to tell. In this Dollgift_petstory series, I pick random pets (holding their favorite toy, food, or rainbow) from my Instagram followers list to draw and share their stories with the world. Show Full Text Every piece of my art shares a story of love, hope and the simple joys of life. Some of them had a sad past, some were inspiring and moving while others were just adorable! Follow me…continue reading →
Respect The Vest

Respect The Vest

You may have seen a certain dog on Instagram named Robin. Robin is my service dog. He didn’t know it when he was born into this world but he knows it now! When working, Robin knows not to interact with anyone but his handler. To work as a unit, Robin must be 100% focused on his handler. Any distraction could break this focus and he could not be able to respond properly to an episode. It seems that the public is not quite ready for service dogs. Too many times, I have been…continue reading →

Dog Rescuer Ends 25-Year Marriage When Her Husband Said ‘It’s Me Or The Dogs’

Advertisement Liz Haslam’s life has always revolved around dogs. Growing up, her mother bred West Highland Terriers, and her father owned an animal food business. As she got older, she knew her home wouldn’t be complete without the sound of paws padding down the hall, and she eventually found her passion working with rescue dogs. Unfortunately, after years of living in a home filled with pups, Liz’s husband wanted to take a break from rescuing. When he gave her the ultimatum of, “it’s me or the dogs,” Liz knew what she had to…continue reading →
I Spoke To A Woman Who Has Fostered 36 Elderly And Neglected Dogs In The Space Of Three Years

I Spoke To A Woman Who Has Fostered 36 Elderly And Neglected Dogs In The Space Of Three Years

51-year-old Carla Whiting volunteers for a no-kill animal shelter called Last Chance Hotel. Her role in the charity is to provide a temporary (or in some cases permanent) home for dogs that have, for one reason or another, been dumped in a pound. If it wasn’t for Carla, these dogs would be put to sleep rather than finding a new home, but unfortunately, this is still the reality for a huge number of dogs that find themselves without homes. Show Full Text I spoke to Carla about the dogs she currently cares for…continue reading →