Jon Byler Dann tried to get his dog, Maggie, to safety as the tornado hit in Washington, Illinois, but she wouldn’t budge. After the tornado passed, he couldn’t find Maggie and thought she had died, but happily he was wrong. Maggie was discovered under the rubble. Her main injury is just a dislocated hip. I hope… Continue Reading
Our thoughts are with everyone dealing with the aftermath of these tornados that hit Oklahoma and Texas. I hope there are many more happy reunions—both human and animal.
Life has been a bit hectic here lately—car problems, washing machine in pieces, replacing a porch, & food poisoning. Despite the craziness, our thoughts are with everyone affected by Hurricane Sandy—the East Coast and the Caribbean, in particular. Every disaster reminds me of how important it is to be prepared. We live in an earthquake-prone… Continue Reading
Animals in Emergencies is an excellent video produced by the U.S. Army and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. There’s a wealth of easily accessible information covered—check it out!