Tag: Dogs

Sharing our Stories

September 28, 2011

Well, it’s my turn to blog again, and I seem to be a bit of one-trick pony these days (pardon the speciesist expression), so here I go again, writing about…

Ben’s Cruise Helps Animals, Rain or Shine!

September 22, 2011

No one can deny that this year’s Little Ben’s Cruise for Compassion started with a bang–well, a bang followed up with strong winds and buckets and buckets of rain. Catch…

Today is Take Your Dog to Work Day!

June 24, 2011

Today is Pet Sitters International’s Take Your Dog To Work Day®, an annual event created  to celebrate the humane-canine bond and promote animal adoption. On this special day businesses around…

Paws for a Cause

November 3, 2010
Animal Legal Defense Fund supporters Michelle and Larry Kownacki, owners of Paws pet boutique in Annapolis, Maryland and guardians of Ben, a little Jack Russell terrier who was rescued by the Animal Legal Defense Fund after a lifetime of suffering in horrific conditions by convicted animal abuser Barbara Woodley, are throwing a party on 11/11--with a goal of raising $11,000 for ALDF!

Sophie’s Blue Eyes

May 13, 2010
Sophie lost her battle to cancer last week. I miss her terribly, I miss her blue eyes following me everywhere, I miss her nudging me at the end of the day after everyone else in the house has gotten their needs met and have long gone to bed.

A Dog’s Life

December 3, 2009
Jozie has taught me a lot about life in our time together. I don't know how much time she has left with us, but she's making the most of it, and so will I.

Cruise With Your Canine Companion and Dance With the Stars

September 14, 2009
Cruise with your canine companion aboard Watermark's Harbor Queen on Friday, September 18, at Little Ben's Fourth Annual Cruise for Compassion fundraiser in Annapolis, Maryland. This annual event hosted by Michelle and Larry Kownacki, owners of Paws pet boutique, is an evening filled with music, food, fun and an out-of-this-world silent auction.

Dog Haiku

September 8, 2009
While there are always many important issues to blog about here at ALDF, once in awhile, especially during these dog days of summer, a little levity seems warranted. So please accept this post in that vein.

Obama Family Makes Plans for New Pooch

March 6, 2009
Everyone is eager to hear the final word on the Obama family's new dog, and it looks like we’ll get the chance in mid-April.

How Does ALDF Celebrate Halloween?

October 31, 2008

With costumes and cupcakes, of course! Here are a few photo highlights of our Halloween festivities.

Ben’s “Cruise for Compassion” Raises $10,500 for ALDF

October 10, 2008

After a lifetime of suffering in horrific conditions on the property of convicted animal abusers in the small town of Sanford, North Carolina, a Jack Russell Terrier named Ben who…

In Search Of Snoopy!

September 10, 2008

As you may know from my biography on this blog (which features a picture of me with Dylan, a precocious one-and-a-half-year-old golden retriever), my girlfriend Kirsten and I are proud…

Dogs Rescued in Landmark Legal Case Have Something to Wag About at Third Annual Annapolis Cruise Fundraiser

September 5, 2008
Victims of North Carolina Animal Hoarders Celebrate New Life with Maryland Adoptive Families

Did Leona Know?

August 25, 2008
When Leona Helmsley left her $5-8 billion estate to help dogs, did she know its impact?

Rescued Ben Continues to Cruise Thanks to ALDF

August 13, 2008

This is it! The 3rd Annual Little Ben’s Big “Cruise for Compassion” Fundraiser to benefit Animal Legal Defense Fund Who is Ben you ask? Ben is a little Jack Russell…

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