Tag: cat

It's time for a new fall holiday

Fall is in the air. That’s right. Tis the season for colorful leaves, sweaters, pumpkin spice lattes and Facebook feeds dominated by David S. Pumpkins. Don’t get me wrong. I’m a fan of fall. I love fall beers. I love fall weather. But let’s not kid ourselves — fall doesn’t generally change from one year... Read more »

Paid pet bereavement leave should be more common

It is inevitable that if you have pets for any length of time, you’re going to have to deal with the death of a pet. Nobody likes to think about that, but it’s true. If you’ve ever lost a pet, you know how painful it is. You feel like your world is ripped apart and... Read more »

The myth of the animal shelter worker

The myth of the animal shelter worker
A lot of people say they want to work in animal shelters. And perhaps they do. They may genuinely love cats, dogs, rabbits, ducks, guinea pigs or whatever other animals the shelter at which they say they’d like to work has. They may genuinely want to make the animals’ lives better by working at the... Read more »