Poetry and the Pandemic

History Written by Parker A. Poodle ™ Copyright ©2021 Sarah Becker Poetry and the Pandemic by Parker A. Poodle ™ In this parent fatigued pandemic I, Parker A. Poodle, a reading education assistance dog, have been asked to help you “Spin your imagination a little faster.”  To assure children “The shallowest breath will generate/ a […]

Making A Love for Animals Into A Career

Did you know that the first week of March is National Pet Sitters Week? A big thank-you to all of those animal-lovers who help us care for our pets when we aren’t able to. Because animals – especially pets – are a big deal to us in this country. In 2009, Americans spent $45.5 billion […]

Got H.A.R.T.?

Whether you are a “cat person” or a “dog person”, this month we are spotlighting a group that every pet-friendly Alexandrian should know about.  With June being adopt-a-cat month, we thought it was appropriate to spread the word about the great work being done by the Homeless Animals Rescue Team (HART).  This organization is near […]