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I Want to Open An Animal Sanctuary

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    Wolf Sanctuary

    I chose to move to Alaska from NY to try to educate myself and others about the preciousness of wolves.  But more needs to be done.  One of my dreams and goals is to open a wolf sanctuary here in Alaska so that I know for sure that these animals are in a safe...
    eyeoraven eyeoraven 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 19, 2009

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    Bless The Beasts

    Today there was a collection at work for the latest mega jackpot lottery. The jackpot is some obscenely enormous amount of money. I kissed away $5 and threw it into the kitty. What would I do if I won a large sum of money? There would be the obvious pay-offs of debt and...
    SeriouslySappy SeriouslySappy 51-55, F Aug 8, 2011

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    The Unwanted, the Abused and the Unloved

    I desperately want to open an animal sanctuary for all unwanted animals.  Dogs, cats, cows, horses, goats, sheep...any animal that needs a loving, temporary or permanent home.  I'd like to help place these animals into loving homes.  It makes me sad to think that...
    CuriosityKitten CuriosityKitten 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 11, 2008

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    I Want to Help the Animals.

    It makes me so sad that there are so many abused and neglected animals. Cats and dogs that don't get spayed have kittens and puppies, and they're  often left to die. People don't feed their animals and the poor things slowly starve. Other animals are left in horrid...
    Smallbirdie Smallbirdie 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 11, 2008

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    A Dream

    the one thing i have always wanted to do more than anything is to have a big place in the country. With this place I would love to be able to take in any animal that was not wanted so that they could live out their lives happy and loved.  Dogs, Cats, horses, cows, sheep...
    Grits4life Grits4life 46-50, F 6 Responses Oct 28, 2008

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    Life Sanctuary

    i live in baltimore maryland. nearby to historic ellicott city, which back in the day was the home of the east coasts' original mills. now, thier is close to 60 acres of land once used by a textile mill since 1830. of this land, the vast majority is polluted, especially the fact...
    wwolf wwolf 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 2, 2009

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    Our Llama Family Needs Your Help

    My friend has eight llamas and after a dispute over land boarders, she has to rehome them, (hopefully only short term until she can get more land and bring the flock back together again). She's raising money for transportation, vet bills (the man whose land they're on isn't very...
    Cabria Cabria 22-25, F Nov 29, 2012

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    Cat House

    I have always wanted to open a home for cats.  It would be just a huge yard with a large barn like area for the cats to live in.  they would roam around and just be.  People could come and play with them or even adopt them.  I would try and give each one some...
    allofus allofus 46-50, M Jul 29, 2009

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    For Those Who Need Protection

    Since I was 15, I had began planning this safe haven in my mind.  Ever since that first piece of mail I opened from an animal organization asking for donations. Ya know, after you donate to one charity you are almost automatically put on every mailing list of every charitable...
    smileysue74 smileysue74 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 11, 2011

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    Australian Native Animals!

    I would love to start a sactuary for Australian Native animals like Kangaroos, wallabies, possums etc. For animals that have been injured or orphaned. I have raised several wallabies and released them into the wild and one into a wildlife park, but it would be lovely to have...
    PurpleUmbrella PurpleUmbrella 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 12, 2008

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    One Of My Dreams

    If I had the land and the ability to financially support it, I would open an animal sanctuary. It's been a dream of mine to rescue neglected and abused animals since I was a little girl. Maybe some day...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F Jan 12, 2011

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    Can Only Wealthy People Start Non-profits?

    like many of you, i love all animals. for the past few years and after a few careers already, i have been trying to figure out how to combine my love of animals with a career. the thing that i always come back to is opening a non-profit. when i started researching how to do...
    marvel1313 marvel1313 31-35, F 5 Responses May 22, 2011

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    Don't Get Me Wrong

    I love pretty much every animal out there but there's no way I could open a shelter for them. It's so expensive, for starters.  We have two cats right now and every time they go to the vet it's amazing how much it costs!  I can't imagine paying that for 50 or 60...
    axelval axelval 18-21, T Jun 26, 2009

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    I've been playing Animal Crossing: New Leaf for the 3DS since April, and I've made quite a bit of progress; though the southern part of my town is pretty much completely barren...
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    Aquatic animals are my passion. Don't take me away from them!!! I love them so much I can cry if happiness just seeing them swimming or hatching or anything.
    steve0629 steve0629 18-21, M 11 hrs ago

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    if you abuse animals you can just put yourself in the trash, where you belong.
    mewtoi mewtoi 13-15, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    His name is O. Purr the longest time, he was nameless anд unknown to me. However, I started meowing to someone who taught me about spirit animals, anд I дiscovereд who O...
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    Today we had to put down our beloved dog Holly at 13 yrs old.. This is for her and all the other dogs out there... A Dog's Prayer Treat me kindly, my beloved master, for no heart...
    primnproper primnproper 46-50, F 7 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Lion Spirit Animal In the realm of spirit animals, the lion wins the prize for most relentless fighter in the face of life challenges. The lion spirit animal represents courage...
    Skylar2000 Skylar2000 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    Dragonfly Spirit Animal & Totem The dragonfly totem carries the wisdom of transformation and adaptability in life. As spirit animal, the dragonfly is connected to the symbolism...
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    This is actually 150 things about me. This was made by Nathan something from tumblr "150 cute questions" 1. Who was the last person you held hands with? -no one? 2. Are you...
    Yogurtree Yogurtree 18-21, F 15 hrs ago

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    Hummingbird Spirit Animal Hummingbird spirit animal and totem meaning The hummingbird spirit animal symbolizes the enjoyment of life and lightness of being. Those who have the...
    Skylar2000 Skylar2000 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    Sheep Spirit Animal The presence of the sheep spirit animal offers ways to get in touch with the innocence and vulnerability in you. In the realm of spirit animals whether it’s...
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    ... and I hate when people say it's just a phase, that I'm too young but when I "find the right guy I'll have kids". I find the "concept" of "looking for the father of my children...
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    How to develop a meaningful connection with your spirit animal When we bond with an animal spirit guide, we are encouraged to: Discover ourselves, get a felt sense of our...
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    1. I procrastinate like there's no tomorrow. You have no idea how long it's taken me to write this story. 2. I am a master at all things Pokemon. 3. I have the shortest attention...
    SensitiveSelf SensitiveSelf 13-15 5 Responses a week ago

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    Butterfly Spirit Animal & Totem The butterfly is one of the most emblematic totem animals symbolizing personal transformation. If you see the butterfly as your totem or spirit...
    Skylar2000 Skylar2000 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    Animals are like humans. People think they can kick, kill and hunt animals when they feel like it. God made these creatures and is our job to protect them, not treat them like...
    twilighteen twilighteen 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Coyote Spirit Animal The coyote totem is strikingly paradoxical and is hard to categorize. It’s a teacher of hidden wisdom with a sense of humor, so the messages of the coyote...
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    . I like to make up songs while I'm brushing my teeth! And it makes me laugh when I hear myself ! 2. I'm hopelessly addicted to using exclamations points excessively!!!! 3. I have...
    Alicexnum2 Alicexnum2 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    Mr. Right, you like me. You enjoy my presence. You get my humor. You get that I have a rich inner world inside me that is full of thoughts and emotions and stories and memories...
    shannonymous shannonymous 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Been to a couple psychologist/counselors. I guess I was always looking for a medical diagnosis. There's so much stuff that goes on in my head that I don't know how to explain, it'd...
    kxCobra kxCobra 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    Spider spirit animal Spider spirit animal and totem meaning The spider is a remarkable figure of feminine energy and creativity in the spirit animal kingdom. Spiders are...
    Skylar2000 Skylar2000 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    Dragonfly...................... I'm not overly inclined toward insects. Bugs just don't do it for me. It's one of the reasons I don't garden.Lately, though, dragonflies have...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 5 Responses Jul 7

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    I love animals and they all love me it's like a gift and I'm a total tree higher I love the outdoors though I don't go outside much I would do anything for both of them my dreams...
    MatildaBlack MatildaBlack 13-15, F Jul 7

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    Well, here goes nothing.. 1) I'm fifteen, turning sixteen in September 2) I want to be either an author or surgeon when I'm older. 3) I have a niece who just turned three and I...
    restoringforce restoringforce 13-15, F Jul 9

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    I love animals far more than I love people. Animals to me are innocent beings. They don't deserve what humans do to them. I love all animals, even animals who are naturally mean...
    akrysrose akrysrose 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 10

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    How To Find Your Spirit Animal Everyone has a spirit animal. Here are tips on how to find, connect and develop a meaningful relationship with your spirit or power animal. Whether...
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    1.) My name is Olivia 2.) I have two middle names. Catherine & Esther. 3.) I have an obsession with tea (I just LOVE my tea <3) 4.) I am a bookworm. 5.) I wished my birthday was...
    Liv4Life Liv4Life 18-21, F Jun 30

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    1) I’m Lumierre. 2) I hate it when humans are described as biological machines. 3) I can’t say I have a specific hobby , I am interested in human behavior if that counts...
    ReversedLumiere ReversedLumiere 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 6

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    Owl Spirit Animal The owl spirit animal is emblematic of a deep connection with wisdom and intuitive knowledge. If you have the owl as totem or power animal, you’re likely to...
    Skylar2000 Skylar2000 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    Tiger Spirit Animal Tiger spirit animal and totem meaning In the kingdom of spirit animals, the tiger puts a special emphasis on raw feelings and emotions. The tiger spirit animal...
    Skylar2000 Skylar2000 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    Wolf Spirit Animal The wolf offers some of the most striking animal meanings in the realm of spirit animals. The power of the wolf brings forth instinct, intelligence, appetite...
    Skylar2000 Skylar2000 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    1:Is there a boy/girl in your life? I'm single as a.......... single person 😳 2:Think of the last person who hurt you; do you forgive them? *thinking* thunk! Yes :) I forgive...
    Cozy01 Cozy01 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 28

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    Bear Spirit Animal In the kingdom of spirit animals, the bear is emblematic of grounding forces and strength. This animal has been worshiped throughout time as a powerful totem...
    Skylar2000 Skylar2000 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    Cat Spirit Animal The cat totem wisdom tells us about timing in action and courage to explore the unknown. Those who have the cat as spirit animal may be encouraged to develop...
    Skylar2000 Skylar2000 13-15, F 2 days ago

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