‘Twas the Night Before Christmas (at the Shelter)

Merry Christmas, happy holidays, and a wonderful New Year to all!

Mercy for all Animals

Several years ago I worked at a local animal shelter, the Humane Society of Ocean City, New Jersey, a no-kill facility with lots of beautiful cats and dogs waiting patiently for homes (and for those who are not adoptable, living out their lives in safety and with love).

I wrote the following poem for the Newsletter during the holidays (the reference to the “floor” cats indicated the cats who were living in the shelter permanently).

I wish a wonderful holiday season to all, human and non-human alike, and I want to dedicate this poem to every single person who lives their life thinking of all creatures great and small and doing their best to avoid causing them harm. 🙂

Merry Christmas, happy holidays and a blessed and beautiful New Year!

Christmas kitty

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

(at the Shelter)

‘Twas the night before Christmas
When all through the shelter
All the…

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