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Remembering Ellen

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection )

- 1701 days ago -
Ellen was most likely from a dairy farm that sold her to a live-market auction when she became emaciated. The feedlot she ended up at sells live animals who are slaughtered onsite. Unable to walk and too thin for slaughter, Ellen faced a bullet

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Ljiljana Milic (115)
Friday September 27, 2013, 8:08 am
Read the story in tears. Because of Ellen, and also it vividly remanded me of every situation when Ií had to make a decision on euthanasia of some of my furry companions and family members. It is so hard. Only comfort is, like written in the article, that I was there & death was peaceful & he/she is now out of pain. But some doubts and the pain stays for ever..

Past Member (0)
Friday September 27, 2013, 8:22 am
Reading this, I am so thankful for Peta, they got me to go Vegan. Animals suffer so much, but I really believe if anyone has an ounce of compassion in their being they would never eat meat. Unfortunately, as we know from the man y horror stories, like Ellen's and many worse, those that were given even a little time of compassion, many people are cruel and without any feelings. If you find Vegan too hard, at least go vegetarian and slowly, even if it takes years, work to Vegan.

Kerrie G (116)
Friday September 27, 2013, 8:26 am
Thanks for sharing. ;)

Richard S (209)
Friday September 27, 2013, 8:31 am
Animal Place that gave Ellen a home is a wonderful sanctuary for farmed animals. Its founder Kim Sturla is an angel. It even has a program where it pays people $ 5 to visit the sanctuary so that it can help people develop compassion for animals and become vegan. The link to its home page is below.
Be sure to check out the counter at the bottom right side of the home page when you have finished looking at the website and before you leave it.

Gloria picchetti (304)
Friday September 27, 2013, 8:31 am
RIP Ellen.

Sara P (55)
Friday September 27, 2013, 9:13 am
I hate to read stories like this.......RIP sweet Ellen!

Ruth C (87)
Friday September 27, 2013, 10:29 am
May the Almighty remember Ellen.

Past Member (0)
Friday September 27, 2013, 12:04 pm
So Sad RIP Ellen

. (0)
Friday September 27, 2013, 2:35 pm
Beautiful memory -thanks.

End CrueltyDeb W (154)
Friday September 27, 2013, 2:48 pm
Ellen's story was/is very moving.

Kay M (347)
Friday September 27, 2013, 4:44 pm

Linda M (240)
Friday September 27, 2013, 8:03 pm
Moved me to tears. Thanks.

Evelyn B (79)
Monday September 30, 2013, 7:54 pm
Noted Tks. Cher..R.I.P. Ellen....
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