National Farmers Day

National Farmers Day

National Farmers Day National Farmers Day is a holiday celebrated every 12th of October in honor of all the dedicated farmers that work tirelessly to feed and supply a nation. On this special day, everyone is encouraged to show gratitude to these local heroes in any way that they can—whether it be through supporting farmers’ markets or making charitable donations to local farms. However, let’s not forget that heroes have sidekicks, and our local farmers aren’t working alone. They have dedicated animals that work alongside them every day and help them with daily tasks, like plowing the field, transporting food, […]

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Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 35 – Pulaski County Animal Shelter

Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 35 – Pulaski County Animal Shelter

The Pulaski County Animal Shelter takes animal rescue very seriously. They work with their county’s Animal Control Officers to save abused and neglected animals but they don’t stop there. Volunteers and staff do their best to give these animals a second chance at life by hosting adoption events at local businesses and even applying for grants to help their spay and neuter programs in efforts to end overpopulation. Website: Pulaski County Animal Shelter Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/pulaskicountyanimalshelter/about/?ref=page_internal

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Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 34 – Proverbs 12:10 Animal Rescue

Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 34 – Proverbs 12:10 Animal Rescue

Proverbs 12:10 Animal Rescue is committed to ‘Helping His Helpless’ through quality care and healing, adoptions, and population control awareness. Their mission is to provide shelter and loving care for animals who have been abused, abandoned, owner surrendered or otherwise destined to be euthanized due to overcrowded shelter conditions. At no time shall they be euthanized due to time constraints, medical need or other issues. Through the use of foster homes, Proverbs will provide loving care for our animals, to include veterinary care, food, and any other necessity until responsible, loving homes can be found for all adoptable pets. Website: […]

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Episode 112 – Jill Dyche

Episode 112 – Jill Dyche

Jill Dyché founded Outta the Cage and she’s on a mission to get hard to adopt animals adopted! Jill talks with us about the importance of great videos and the use of social media. As a software executive, she understands the importance of keeping data on the dogs to help target ways to improve their chances of getting & staying out of the cage! Listen in and learn what you can do to help get your hard to adopt animals adopted! Personal Website: Jill Dyché Website: Outta the Cage

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National Inner Beauty Day

National Inner Beauty Day

National Inner Beauty Day Created by Roma Newton, the CEO of 6Degrees Management, National Inner Beauty Day is a special day that’s celebrated every 7th of October to remind everyone that true beauty goes beyond the physical. In today’s world, whether we admit it or not, people are starting to become more concerned about looking good than cultivating a kind heart and a humble spirit. Don’t get us wrong—there’s nothing bad about wanting to be presentable. However, we need to remember that at the end of the day, it’s what on the inside that counts. What makes us beautiful isn’t […]

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White Rhinos Can Weigh Over 3500 kg (7700 lb)

White Rhinos Can Weigh Over 3500 kg (7700 lb)

White Rhinos Can Weigh Over 3500 kg (7700 lb) The white rhinoceros is the second-largest land mammal in the world, after the elephant. White rhinos can weigh over 3500kg (7700lb) and stand as tall as 1.8 meters (6 feet). There were once over 30 species of rhino, but today there are only five and all are endangered. White rhinoceros are calmer and more sociable than other species of rhino, and they often live in small, territorial groups. Females and juveniles are rarely alone. Rhinos communicate using a wide variety of sounds, including grunts, growls, snorts, squeaks, and bellows. Because of their hump, white rhinos cannot swim. […]

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