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Au Revoir Michelangelo

Josephine Bennett - Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 1:47pm

When I heard about events in Paris my thoughts turned to a Chihuahua from Macon and the French animal rescue there that welcomed him with open arms and found him a new home. Josephine Bennett taking Michelangelo...

Pets In the Pews For The Feast Of St. Francis

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, October 2, 2015 - 5:01pm

I have always dreamed of bringing my dog to a church service just like on that episode of the Vicar of Dibley, when Geraldine Granger invited villagers to bring all their creatures great and small to St. Barnabas Church...

Dear Adopter Of A Shelter Animal

Josephine Bennett - Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 12:21pm

Dear adopter of a rescue dog or cat, First let me say, thank you. Before you take your new family member home I want you to remember a few things. This sweet animal has recently come off the streets, out of a home...

Macon's Midnight Miracle

Josephine Bennett - Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 12:10pm

Macon pulls off a miracle in saving shelter dogs

Free To A Good Home

Josephine Bennett - Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 2:02pm

A while back I received a text message from a friend needing help with a homeless dog. Because I volunteer in animal rescue it is not unusual for me to be contacted when someone finds a dog. This sweet dog who my friend...

I'm Sorry Duke the Boxer

Josephine Bennett - Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 11:35am

I’d like to introduce you to our current foster dog, Duke. Duke showed up in our lives via Facebook. I get tagged in a lot of posts about animals needing help. Duke had a fairly typical story. From what I could see his...

Double Trouble AKA Thea and Otis

Josephine Bennett - Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 1:17pm

Just a couple weeks after putting my foster puppy Jojo on transport I received a text from a friend requesting urgent help with a puppy at the shelter in Macon. I had planned on taking a short break from fostering to...

Happy Ending For Dog For The Day Socks

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, July 10, 2015 - 2:00pm

Back in June, the team from our radio show On Second Thought played host to Socks, as part of Fulton County Animal Services new Dog for the Day program. It’s a nifty concept. People give dogs a break from the...

What's in a Pet's Name?

Heather Neal - Monday, June 22, 2015 - 11:28am

In January, we added a pet to our family. Our son, who was 6 at the time, had been asking for a cat for a solid year. Finally, we headed to a local animal shelter and found Minnie, short for Minerva McGonagall,...

Here Kitty Kitty

Josephine Bennett - Monday, June 15, 2015 - 1:57pm

Meet Zella, our completely unintentional cat. Last week Meg, my friend and neighbor, called to ask my advice about a very young kitten she spotted on the sidewalk. When I walked up with her to take a look I was shocked...


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