Dog Shelters Shelter Dogs

Dog Shelters Shelter Dogs

Animal welfare organizations are establishing shelter guidelines and reporting practices as part of maintaining safer environments for all shelter dogs. The organization reports participating shelters and provides resources to track information at facilities in your community. With more than 5,000 shelters across the United States, we can be able to provide some national oversight for […]

Dress Like a Gentleman

Dress Like a Gentleman

A gentleman should be prepared for every occasion. With the right wardrobe, you can dress up for anything and feel confident when you arrive. You’ll want the right pieces to help you complete your style. Perfect your look each time with essential accessories for every gentleman’s wardrobe. Accessories make an outfit stand out, whether you’re […]

Sick As A Dog

Sick As A Dog

Last year, I took my 14-year-old dog on a road trip to Florida with many stops along the way. Since I had an elderly dog with some special needs, I  thought about delaying the trip until I found a sitter for him. I wish I had someone to care for him, but there are not many pet […]

The Robin That Got Away

The Robin That Got Away

For as long as I can remember, I had dreams of being a robin. They started when I was about five, but most of the memories were blurry. I obsessed with the sounds of chirping outside my bedroom window to the idea of flying away. I fantasize about this one particular song that would follow […]

When You Know

When You Know

Anthony admired the skyline of the city as he looked out the window. His gaze shifted away from the beautiful designed buildings of downtown. Tensed from sitting in a cramped position for several minutes, he reached out with both hands as a man handed him a classified folder that matched his black suit and gold […]

The Only Thing I Regret

The Only Thing I Regret

“I’m sorry…” He could’ve said it sooner. The sound of his slurred speech echoed as he hunched across the table.   The bottle of rum, the potency of hard liquor has been more forgiving to him than me. He grabbed the bottle by its neck, strangling the last drops into his mouth.   “I seriously […]

Being Assertive To Communicate Better

Assertiveness can help you control stress and anger to improve communication skills. Learn how to recognize assertive behavior and communication. Assertiveness is based on mutual respect and it’s an effective communication style for both sides. Being assertive not only shows that you respect others, but you respect yourself because you’re willing to stand up for […]