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  Lily of the Field - An Update
by Mr. Ed
Thursday, August 04, 2011
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“I believe in animal rights,

And high among them is the right

To the gentle stroke of a human hand.”

 

Robert Brault

 

Music: A Whole New World

 

It has now been over a week

Since I trapped Lily in that field

She has spent this time, at the vet’s

Being cared for, and starting to heal

 

Abandoned Little Lily had been starving

Her emaciated body, filled with parasites

What a difference, some TLC can make

Little Lily is no longer consumed with fright

 

She is already beginning to trust, again

She senses her nightmare is now behind

Last night, she took another ride in a car

To a couple’s home, who are extremely kind

 

Lily of The Field is now staying with Foster Parents

She’s once again receiving the love that she deserves

Sharing their home, with three other rescued canines

Who are very willing to share this sanctuary, with her

 

Her favorite pastime, is already snuggling up on the family sofa

With the man of the house, where she delights in his gentle touch

Please consider fostering or adopting, a homeless orphan like Lily

I believe that each and every abandoned canine, deserves as much

 

“I believe in animal rights,

And high among them is the right

To the gentle stroke of a human hand.”

 

 

©The Dog Days of Summer 2011, Mr. Ed

 

 

 
  


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Reviewed by Tom Hyland 8/4/2011
THANK YOU PEEWEE ED ...
Reviewed by John Flanagan 8/4/2011
Lily's a beauty, Ed, and innocence shines
in her lovely warm face. Don't our hearts tell us
it's wrong to abuse, neglect and abandon?

John
Reviewed by Joy Hale 8/4/2011
God bless you and others like you who reach out to help these poor animals who would die without the love and care of a benefactor who will care for them, finding them a good home to house and feed them and show them such love.

Joy L. Hale
Reviewed by Vivian Dawson 8/4/2011
Awesome story of Lily that You
~Mr. Ed~
have brought forward, and we have embraced

Lady Vivian
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 8/4/2011
Wish I could, but I am more of a cat person. I hope all dogs (and kitties) find a forever home and family they can call their own! Wonderful update on what could have been yet another sad animal abuse story .... thank you for caring for our furry and feathered friends!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Texas, Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 8/4/2011
Wish I could, but with trouble feeding & taking care of myself, I wouldn't want a dog to have to experience the same...e
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 8/4/2011
Thanks for the update-i am always awed by how these mistreated and/or neglected animals return to trusting and loving humans again
Reviewed by Christine Alwin 8/4/2011
..she is adorable!...I can't wait for part 3 when she has a permanent loving home...but she is happy and that is all that matters...thank God Ed that you got her and saved her!!!
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 8/4/2011
She's a dollyface, Ed! I hope and pray she finds a loving family to treat her as she deserves...bless her.....and bless you!

Anna
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