WE ADOPTED OUR BUNNIES IN SEPTEMBER 2020

We adopted our bunnies in September 2020 - I know what you're thinking, “oh no, impulse quarantine pet!” But Elsa and Anastasia are...

I WENT ONLINE TO  SEE WHAT DOGS WERE AVAILABLE FOR ADOPTION AS

I went online to see what dogs were available for adoption as I had recently lost my canine soul mate. My Dozer had the misfortune...

 
 
 

WE LOST OUR SWEET  DOG OF 12 ½ YEARS, JACKSON, IN

We lost our sweet dog of 12 ½ years, Jackson, in October of 2021. For some reason I chose to look on the humane society's website in...

I ADOPTED A HOLLAND LOP RABBIT NAMED STELLA ON

I adopted a Holland Lop rabbit named Stella on October 19th, 2021. When I first saw his picture on the AHS website, I knew it was a...

 
 
 

MY DAUGHTER AND I WENT FOR A DRIVE ON A SNOWY AFTERNOON TO FIND

My daughter and I went for a drive on a snowy afternoon to find a companion for our rescued cat and dog. We went to the back room and...

FEBRUARY 11 MARKS 4 YEARS SINCE I WALKED IN TO

February 11 marks 4 years since I walked in to Animal Humane Society and found my sweet sweet boy, Duke! This is my annual post and...

 
 
 

MEET MY BEAUTIFUL BOY ASH. HE LOVES SPINACH AND

Meet my beautiful boy Ash. He loves spinach and he's fast like a flash. Thanks to Animal Humane Society for getting us together. I...

MY BOYFRIEND AND I RECENTLY MOVED OUT OF OUR OLD APARTMENT AND

My boyfriend and I recently moved out of our old apartment and into our own place and wanted to get a cat. I hadn't had another cat...

 
 
 

I HAD BEEN TAKING CARE OF MY GRANDDAUGHTER'S BUNNY AND I KNEW HE NEEDED A FRIEND. I SEARCHED RESCUES

I had been taking care of my granddaughter's bunny and I knew he needed a friend. I searched rescues but couldn't find a “single” spayed...

KEEPER WAS A MIXED TERRIER AND BROUGHT TO MINNESOTA FROM ALABAMA. I WILL NEVER FORGET WALKING TO OUR

Keeper was a mixed terrier and brought to Minnesota from Alabama. I will never forget walking to our car after his adoption and seeing...

 
 
 

IN LATE 2020, MY HUSBAND AND I DECIDED WE WANTED TO ADD A FUR

In late 2020, my husband and I decided we wanted to add a fur baby to our family. Living in a small apartment we decided a bunny was...

HELLO! WE ADOPTED PENELOPE ON DECEMBER 11 OF 2021. WE WERE LOOKING FOR A FRIEND FOR OUR BUNNY

We adopted Penelope on December 11 of 2021. We were looking for a friend for our bunny Midnight and little did we know that Penelope...

 
 
 

SHORTLY BEFORE ADOPTING FLOWER, , WE HAD RECENTLY RESCUED A RABBIT WE NAMED

Shortly before adopting Flower, , we had recently rescued a rabbit we named Peter. He desperately needed a companion, as most rabbits...

WE ADOPTED OUR BUNNY ON OCTOBER 23, 2021. HIS NAME IS DEISEL, BECAUSE OF HIS COLORING AND IN

We adopted our bunny on October 23, 2021. His name is Deisel, because of his coloring and in remembrance of our previous bunny Turbo....

 
 
 

I FOSTERED RUBY IN FEBRUARY OF 2020. SHE WAS

I fostered Ruby in February of 2020. She was the tiniest and cutest Lionhead bunny and I absolutely adored her! After a month, she...

EARL IS OUR FIRST ADOPTION. MY HUSBAND AND I

Earl is our first adoption. My husband and I missed three chances to adopt bunnies at AHS. Then we found Earl. He is perfect. When...

 
 
 

WE WANTED TO GET A PET RABBIT, AND WE DECIDED TO CHECK OUT ANIMAL HUMANE SOCIETY. THAT IS WHERE WE

We wanted to get a pet rabbit, and we decided to check out Animal Humane Society. That is where we met Espresso. He is just the sweetest...

HELLO! I WANTED TO SHARE MY BUNNY'S

I wanted to share My bunny's adoption story. I adopted her in September of 2020, making her about 1-year-old. She is now two and happier...

 
 
 

DURING THE START OF THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC WE

During the start of the COVID-19 pandemic we lost one of our beloved Netherland Dwarf Rabbits, Poe. This left our other Rabbit, Boo,...

SO BUNNIFER WAS SUPER NERVOUS DURING THE FIRST

So Bunnifer was super nervous during the first night. I woke up and found out that she pooped everywhere; not a fun surprise to see....

 
 
 



Birding Shanghai in June 2022

Birding Shanghai in June 2022

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White-gaped Honeyeaters

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Aramus the Limpkin

Aramus the Limpkin

As it walks in its marshy habitat, its ungainly stride makes it look as if the bird is limping, hence the common name of Limpkin. Aramus , the genus name, comes from the Greek... Read more ...