Tag Archive: euthanasia

Apr 02

Creatures Large and Small—Part 2

In Brief— With apologies to James Herriot, the author rambles through some of his experiences with the beloved dogs who enrich our lives and are a part of the animal kingdom that shares the planet with us. ————————————————————————————————————————————————– Man’s Best Friend— “Oh, you shouldn’t do that, Nikko,” she said in a simpering voice. Her dim-witted …

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Feb 19

Elegy for a Deer

In Brief—Memories of an autumn afternoon when a little deer came to die. ———————————————————————————————————————————————— Tears for A Little Deer— She lay quietly next to the fence hard by the forest and the trail down the side of the hill. Nearby stood the feeder where the birds, squirrels and deer came each day to feed. Autumn’s …

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