If you're a pet owner, it's entirely possible you'd like to be the one with the cutest costume for your pooch, your kitten, your hamster or turtle perhaps? Well read on, then, and make sure your pets are cute and safe...
Also, if you've never visited, check out the ASPCA's information-packed website here. Full of interesting articles, helpful resources, and important facts about the state of everything animal-related. It's a must for anyone who cares about animals! = )
American tragedy - the Zanesville Ohio disaster
And having only just begun to process that unbelievable news, the brutal sucker punch doubled us over in agonizing, helpless defeat... With a possibly necessary, unquestionably unfortunate order to shoot to kill from the Sheriff's Department, 49 beautiful, frightened creatures were silenced forever.
There is no doubt this was an unprecedented tragedy in our nation. As Zanesville sheriff's deputies candidly confess in the video below, they were faced with a horrific situation where their sworn commitment to preserve citizen lives forced their hands, and their triggers.
As if this catastrophe weren't surreal enough, newly released information shows how Terry Thompson acquired several of his exotic animal residents.... in exchange for guns.
Please feel free to Contact Us here at the Acres with your comments, questions, or personal stories you'd like to share. And a peaceful rest to all the ones we've lost.