Spotted on a city shelter Web site by one of the devoted, hard-working board members of New Leash on Life, she couldn't believe Sprocket was scheduled to be euthanized due to having easily treatable demodectic mange. Immediately a volunteer from New Leash on Life was dispatched to South L.A. to rescue little Sprocket.
Years ago country western signer Tammy Wynette belted out the words to the song "D-I-
The Brittany Foundation of Agua Dulce, a non-profit humane organization dedicated to the rescue, care and placement of homeless dogs, has the following animals available for adoption.
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I woke up in the middle of night last night smelling smoke, thinking the house was on fire. I raced to the hallway to alert the family and get the kids.
Jacqueline Yuri Kikuchi
Sunny weekends and great weather seem to prompt us to pack up a suitcase and get away for a few days. Kids of all ages like getting out of town and going to a different place to "live" for two or three days. Traveling can make you feel refreshed and add a new energy to your outlook on life. The bonus is that you'll likely return home with new experiences and a new set of eyes, ears, and recharged personal batteries.
While making a packing list for your getaway, you can also make a checklist for what good manners ...
All sorts came in. There were middle-aged men and women in search of the fountain of youth. There were parents with kids ambling along behind them. Others were just out of high school. Some were young. Some were old. Some were slim. Others were, uh, works in progress.
Fast forward to July.
According to the United States Census Bureau, there are about 83 million mothers. Webster's Dictionary defines the word "mother" as a "female parent who is a woman of authority, a woman who offers maternal tenderness or affection." The word "parent" is defined as "one who brings forth offspring and cares for another."
If you are the parent of a college-bound high school senior, you've probably spent much of the last two years helping him or her prepare. First there were SATs to ace, then AP exams to cram for, campuses to tour, application essays to write and financing and scholarships to arrange. Now that all the acceptance and rejection letters have come in and you've chosen a school, you can relax and coast until September, right?
On Feb. 16-17, 20 Santa Clarita athletes ages 11 to 18 found themselves on a stage in Atlanta, competing in the Cheersport Nationals. More than 30,000 cheerleaders attended, more than 40 states were represented, and all were ready to take on the best teams in the nation.
Producer/director Braddon Mendelson, a resident of Stevenson Ranch, is a 2008 Mom's Choice Awards recipient, a mark of distinction recognizing outstanding quality in family-friendly media.