If the news of an seemingly increased use of violence against animals here in the U.S. concerns you , as it did me, you'll find the petition to protest the killing of geese here in N.Y.C. here, along with several other petitions regarding the welfare of both wild and domestic animals in the U.S. and abroad.
On an up note, HAPPY FATHER'S DAY to all the dads out there. If you want to read a recent collection of thoughts about fathers go here. You'll find me among the list but don't tell my dad. It is kind of sentimental.