I'm so sorry. I lost my dog last year after a very quick very aggressive cancer, and I hear you that it's almost hard to believe it really happened. It was like, 6 weeks from diagnosis to when we lost her. And we have a second dog who grew up with her and it was just adding to the grief to see him walking around… » 11/25/14 5:53pm Today 5:53pm

YAY! I love stories like this. I brought back a stray from Nicaragua who had been hit by a car and left to recover from a broken hip on the streets of a tiny beach village. We got him surgery, put weight on him, showed him his first snow, and he's in a happy home with another canine buddy now. It's just one animal in… » 11/25/14 5:12pm Today 5:12pm

I always kicked myself for not getting my shit together and going into a zoo vet program and I'm going to regret it forever. I did work as a vet tech for several years, at a pet animal hospital, and it was a great alternative and a good way to see if you're up to the job. It's tough, it's emotional, it's constantly… » 11/23/14 6:39pm Sunday 6:39pm

Ahh, it just keeps getting worse and worse and it makes me so uncomfortable because The Cosby Show was my favorite show as a kid and I loved him because he reminded me so much of my beloved grandpa and now it's just all sorts of squick and horrible to think that while he put on this public face that he could be such a… » 11/21/14 10:47am Friday 10:47am

I once wore a disposable pair for over 18 months. I was poor, no insurance, so unable to see a doctor to get a new prescription or buy new ones. I can't believe I didn't rip them or anything, and I didn't go blind. The disposable contacts business is such a racket. » 11/18/14 10:52am 11/18/14 10:52am

There's always one for every public figure. I mean, these are the people who eventually could become stalkers. It's like their denial is so deep it turns into this alternate reality that convinces them they know the truth and the celebrity essentially belongs to them. It's so disturbing and creepy. » 11/18/14 8:04am 11/18/14 8:04am