The Redland Rock Pit Abandoned Dogs Project Saving Endangered Dogs

by Denise Carey-Costa Redland, Florida is described as an area of many farms, and a mecca for agriculturists, botanists, and naturalists from around the world. The area is so wildlife friendly it has been designated as a Wild Bird Sanctuary.   But for all its natural beauty, there is a sinister side to Redland. Heartbreaking acts […]

Puffy Paws Kitty Haven – ‘World’s Greatest Cat House’

by Denise Carey-Costa Puffy Paws Kitty Haven is a no-kill cat hospice and rescue shelter located in Englewood, Florida. They humorously bill themselves online and on Facebook as the “World’s Greatest Cat House.” And indeed, they are. The founders and operators, Rick and Chrissy Kingston, work very hard, day in and day out caring for […]

Breezy’s Legacy: Hope for Central Florida’s Injured and Orphaned Animals

by Denise Carey-Costa On Monday night, May 22nd, 2017, a severe thunderstorm blew across the Orlando, Florida area. Above the sound of thunder and pelting rain, the mewing of a tiny kitten was heard. Two good Samaritans ran outside in the storm with flashlights in hand to find a newborn kitten, no more than 2 […]

Xtreme BLACKOUT Bash Grass Tournament at Bushland Middle School, June 10

Date: June 10, 2017 Time: 7:30 pm It’s that time again with a new twist – sign up for Xtreme Grass Bash under the lights with a glow in the dark theme!! Join us for the 4th annual Amarillo Xtreme Volleyball 4×4 Grass Tournament! The tournament will be held on Saturday June 10th. There are […]

Jet Fusion 5D’s of Dodge Ball Tourney at Netplex, June 9

Date: June 09, 2017 Time: 5:00 pm Come experience the unbridled fun of a 6-man dodgeball tournament where agression and rage can be proactively funneled into a harmless adolescent PE flashback of fun, fear, mild panic and profuse sweat. Each team will be required to have at least 5 team members, one of which must […]

Have a Great and Safe Memorial Weekend

Thank you to all who have Served Our Country!

Dennis, Resilient Pit Bull, Gets Second Chance at Life

by Denise Carey-Costa Dennis, a brown and white Pit Bull Terrier is a survivor. Not only was he lucky enough to escape death row at the Hillsborough County Animal Shelter in Tampa Florida, but he has also had health challenges in his 6 years a dog twice his age has not experienced. Dennis had ear […]

Annie – Abandoned Dog in Florida Awaiting Adoption Since December

by Denise Carey-Cost Seaside Bully Rescue, located in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida is a smaller rescue group but has had much success rescuing and adopting out many dogs over the past few years. According to their website they were founded on the belief that our community and our animals are our number one priority. Their […]

Miami – Animal Advocates Outraged Over Killer of Puppy Going Unpunished

According to Florida State Statute 828.12, “a person who intentionally commits an act to any animal, or a person who owns or has the custody or control of any animal and fails to act, which results in the cruel death, or excessive or repeated infliction of unnecessary pain or suffering, or causes the same to […]

Sophie and the Rising Sun

Starring: Julianne Nicholson, Margo Martindale, Lorraine Toussaint, Takashi Yamaguchi, Diane Ladd, Joel Murray and Bobby Henline