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Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mary Oliver
Books

10 Inspiring Quotes from Poet Mary Oliver

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mary Oliver passed away at the age of 83 on January 17, 2019. Guideposts honors her work with some of her best poetry quotes and sayings.

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A senior citizen holding two puppies.
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Dog Therapy: Bringing Smiles to Seniors

These two volunteers share their puppies with senior citizens

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Toby the therapy horse at the campus of the Good Samaritan Society - Windom.
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Toby the Therapy Horse Helps Seniors Open Up

Visits from this horse bring joy and spark conversations among older people, even those with dementia

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Grymek is always on call to help pamper and provide treats for canine competitors.
Dogs

A Conversation with the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show's Concierge

Learn about how this attendant makes sure these canines get the best treatment before competing in the most famous dog show.

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Raven feeds Lindy and two of her lambs.
Pets

Would Her Pregnant Ewe Survive?

This shepherdess was worried about the well-being of her expecting ewe named Lindy. Would she be able to endure it all?

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Swatting a wand toy, Maui stays fi t while having fun.
Cats

12 Ways to Keep Your Cat in Shape

Follow these helpful tips to get your feline to exercise and stay healthy.

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Her Dog Taught Her to Let Go and Let God
Dogs

Her Dog Taught Her to Let Go and Let God

Her faithful canine had wandered off, but she had to let go of her worry

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Playful foals chase each other through the pasture.
Pets

Wild Horses in Shannon County, Missouri

I’ve been photographing the horses that roam the lands near the Jacks Fork and Current Rivers in Shannon County, Missouri, since 2008. Whenever I look through my lens, I am captivated by these four wild herds.

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Photo credit: Todd Plitt
Dogs

Meet the Westminster Dog Show’s Dog Concierge

Every February, canine competitors of the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show stay at NYC's Hotel Pennsylvanai and Jerry Grymek is on hand to make sure their stay is first-rate.

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EdPosts: Gossip at the Dog Park
Dogs

EdPosts: Gossip at the Dog Park

I imagine most social animals have some form of gossip. For instance, I believe dogs gossip almost as much as their owners. Don’t believe me? Then join me and Millie at the dog park and judge for yourself.

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