Hooray! It’s National Taco Day!

Hooray! It’s National Taco Day!

Hooray! It’s National Taco Day! Tacos have always been a crowd favorite. In fact, according to NationalTacoDay.com, Americans consumed over 4.5 billion tacos last year! Boy, do we love our tacos alright. But then, who wouldn’t? Whether you’re a meat-lover or a vegan, it doesn’t matter. You have the freedom to mix and match your favorite ingredients to create the taco that perfectly fits your taste. However, your taco of choice may not always be the best for Fido, especially restaurant-made ones. In the long run, sharing regular tacos with a furry family member may do more harm than good. […]

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Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 34 – Humane Society of Dickson County

Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 34 – Humane Society of Dickson County

The Humane Society of Dickson County was founded 30 years ago during a time of desperate need. In shelters across the country, millions of animals were dying, and in rural communities with no local solution for unwanted pets, the situation was dire. A grassroots movement in Dickson County, Tennessee, quickly grew, and the HSDC was established with a progressive mission: Educate the public about the importance of spay/neuter and ensure every dog and cat has a safe home. Website: Humane Society of Dickson County Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HumaneSocietyOfDicksonCounty/

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Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 33 – Pug Pals Rescue

Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 33 – Pug Pals Rescue

Pug Pals Rescue is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to rescuing and placing Pugs in “forever homes” primarily in Boise and the Treasure Valley, but extending to the Pacific Northwest. They are an organization completely run by volunteers and all Pugs are placed in foster homes until loving forever homes can be found. They rescue all Pugs regardless of medical needs and do their best to provide for them within limited resources. Website: Pug Pals Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PugPals/

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Episode 111 – Randy Brookins

Episode 111 – Randy Brookins

An Arizona State University alumni, Randy went to the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering for Computer Science, and from the very beginning of his college life, he was adamant about pursuing something meaningful – something that will help improve people’s lives. Throughout his childhood he had 6 dogs, so Randy was not foreign to the selfless love that is shared by the pet and its owner. Hence, he decided to help the lives that do not have the voice to ask for help on their own. Website: RescueFoster

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National Love People Day

National Love People Day

National Love People Day In this era, the word love is often thrown around so casually, almost to the point where people are starting to forget what it actually means. Yes, countless songs, stories, and poems are being written about it, but try to look around for a minute—what do you see? Are we really taking to heart all the songs we hear about love? Or the poems and stories we read about it? Are we reflecting that love to the people around us? That’s something to consider on National Love People Day. Celebrated every 30th of September, National Love […]

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Sea turtles live to be how old?

Sea turtles live to be how old?

Sea Turtles Sea turtles have roamed the Earth’s oceans for the last 110 million years. An important link to marine ecosystems, such as coral reefs and seagrass beds, some sea turtles also eat large numbers of jellyfish and provide a source of income to local communities as a draw for ecotourism. But sea turtle populations have been on the decline. Thousands of marine turtles are accidentally caught by fishing gear each year, and the beaches upon which they depend for nesting are disappearing. How long do sea turtles live? The actual documentation of the age of any species of sea […]

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