Kids and Animals: Kids Lending a Helping Paw

Kids and Animals: Kids Lending a Helping Paw

Story by Bella Wexler     Photo from Humane Society of Southern Arizona The Humane Society of Southern Arizona has long been devoted to engaging the local community in animal welfare advocacy. One of their most beneficial programs to promote the continuity of this...
Storytime at the Shelter

Storytime at the Shelter

Story by Bella Wexler, Photos by Gina Hansen & Allison Wexler The atmosphere at Pima Animal Care Center (PACC) is warm and welcoming as eager children and parents file into the volunteer room. Long-time volunteer Lynne Stott describes the animal shelter’s mission:...
Kids and Animals: Sparks ‘N Barks

Kids and Animals: Sparks ‘N Barks

Sparks ‘N Barks Story by Bella Wexler, Photos by Natalie Mast July 22nd the Tucson Jewish Community Center (JCC) had its first Sparks Pupsicle Party, where pups and people alike enjoyed some frozen sweets to beat the heat. This event brought therapy dogs, their...