Geri lived in a beautiful two-story house. The owner said no dogs. Geri kept her dogs and gave up the house. She now lives in a tent encampment in Oakland, California. When I speak at colleges and conferences I’ll often ask people to raise their hand if they love their pets. Almost everyone raises their…Homeless Woman in Oakland Loves Her Dogs — san jose community network
Boots on the Ground: Caring for COVID-19 Exposed Pets in Shelters
Join Dr. Sandra Newbury, Director of University of Wisconsin's Shelter Medicine Program, for practical guidance for essential shelter workers caring for pets who have been exposed to COVID-19. From intake to outcome, she'll be sharing protocols and answering questions on how to keep yourself and the animals in your care safe. This webcast is one hour and will be recorded. Dr. Newbury helped to build the Koret Shelter Medicine Program at the University of California, Davis from 2006-2014. Sh...
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Homeless Woman in Oakland Loves Her Dogs
Geri lived in a beautiful two-story house. The owner said no dogs. Geri kept her dogs and gave up the house. She now lives in a tent encampment in Oakland, California. When I speak at colleges and conferences I'll often ask people to raise their hand if they love their pets. Almost everyone raises their hand. I then ask the room who wants to get rid of their pets. No one responds. People love pets! Animals become family, and to a homeless person, the unconditional love received from a pet mea...
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The author poses with a person in a cat costume at the Silicat Valley Cat Convention on Saturday, July 27 in San Jose. The author poses with a person in a cat costume at the Silicat Valley Cat Convention on Saturday, July 27 in San Jose. Photo: Photo By Selena Gonzalez Scroll ahead for photos from the first Silicat Valley Cat Convention. What surprised me most about the inaugural Silicat Valley Cat Convention was the dearth of actual cats. There were cat toys and cat treats, cat caricatures a...
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