My Love Affair With 40 Models

Some people might be riding high after closing out an event that attracted a record number of guests and raised $190K for Baltimore’s homeless animals, but I’m afraid I’m not one of them.  Instead of an adrenalin rush, I woke up the next morning feelin …

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The Protector

Spy.  World Heavyweight Karate Champion.  Actor.  Producer. Writer.  Counter-Terrorism Expert.  Counter-Human Trafficking Expert.  Deputy Sheriff.  Consultant.  Diplomat.  Humanitarian.  Is there anything Tony Schiena can’t do? Probably not. He’s been …

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Our Cat Did Not Make The Honor Roll, But Adam And April Did.

No one likes a braggart.  We’ve never sported those bumper stickers that read, “My child made the Honor Roll!”  If anything, we’ve been tempted to slap on a sticker that reads, “My cat did NOT make the Honor Roll!” So indulge us while we beam with prid …

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Inspiring a Campaign in Kuwait

Animal abuse can often seem like an epidemic in the United States, but the problems are far worse in other countries.  Despite the endless dogfighting, violence, and neglect, we, at least, have animal cruelty laws in each state, as well as first respon …

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Is The Pope Catholic?

The message came via text from our friends at Philadoptables in Philly. “The Pet Valu in Silver Spring is closing and they’re looking for people to pick up donations of food this week.  Do you know any rescue partners in need?” Is the Pope Catholic? He …

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A Date With The NFL Took Us To An Unlikely Place

During one game each season, NFL players across the league are invited to wear their hearts on their cleats.  The program is called My Cause My Cleats and for that one game, fans get to see the issues that their favorite players care most deeply about. …

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Two Words You’ll Never Hear Her Say

Anybody who spends their days following animal rescue efforts knows there are certain names that seem to constantly rise to the top. One of those belongs to an angelic-faced, steel-backboned warrior named Emily Clare.  Over the past five years, her nam …

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The Secret Life Of A Vet Tech

Like so many of our introductions these days, this one came via a Facebook message.  It was from a licensed veterinary technician who also happened to be a hobby photographer and wondered if there was any place in the campaign for a photo she’d taken o …

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A Tribute, But First, A Confession

We’ve long wanted to pay tribute to our photographer extraordinaire, Leo Howard Lubow.  Sande or Lori could just have easily penned this blog post, but my version comes with a confession.  I had a crush on Leo 35 years ago. Most people assume Leo has a …

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Honoring The Memory Of A True Softie

Ever since I can remember our family has had a special love for animals and it started with my Gram.  When I was a little girl, I would go to her house and the first one to greet me was always  Mitzy, a little black poodle who was not only the sweetest …

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