All Creatures Great and Small St. Francis of Assisi Blesses our Pets

Blessing Pets THMB

Even if you’re not a religious person, you’re probably familiar with the iconic image of St. Francis, often found gracing gardens or natural areas as a statue of a robed man with birds, deer or other animals flocking to him. St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals and ecology, has won the hearts


More Than Just a Hound Dog: Rescue Organizations

Dog Rescue Organizations

Coonhounds are the unsung breed of the South. During peak times of the year, their days are spent procuring bird bodies, clutching feathered mallards in their jaws and pointing at quail. Th ey brave the elements and clock long hours in the woods, all to ensure that a successful day of dinner fetching is complete.