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Society has failed man’s best friend

The recent news on dog slaughter in Whistler is a horrific tale of one sick man, 2 greedy companies and several authorities that knew about it and did nothing. In the last several days I woke up every day feeling … Continue reading

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Animal Welfare in Canada

Since this horrific news about the sled dogs, you have probably read the report by IFAW – which was written in 2008! Since then nothing has changed! Now why is that? Why is this country – apparently a well developed, civilized … Continue reading

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Real Estate – environmental cancer

Wikipedia describes the term ‘real estate’ as follows: “Real estate is a legal term (in some jurisdictions, such as the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, USA and The Bahamas) that encompasses land along with improvements to the land, such as buildings, … Continue reading

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Why haven’t we learned our lesson yet?

We could learn from history. But why haven’t we learned? (Good question Michael, thank you.) In my mind the answer is simple. Because we are the most arrogant species on this planet. We think that just because we have a … Continue reading

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We need to change

“Throughout recorded history, actions or inactions by self-absorbed kings, chiefs, and politicians have been a regular cause of societal collapses, including those of the Maya kings, Greenland Norse chiefs and modern Rwandan politicians.”    From the book “Collapse” by Jared Diamond

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