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When the Lion and the Law Lay Down Together

According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, approximately 56% of all U.S. households have pets, or “companion animals.” Cats and dogs are the most popular species, followed by fish, poultry, and other birds. Where there is close interaction, the possibility of injury follows. Animals do not always act the way humans expect. There are no(…)

Catfish Blues

It was the most inspiring story to come out of the 2012 college football season.  As you probably recall, Manti Te’o—a star linebacker for the University of Notre Dame—became famous for his courage and perseverance after he continued playing for his team even after his grandmother and his girlfriend died, both on September 11, 2012. (…)