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Animal Place: Honoring An Icon - Howie


Animals  (tags: pets, sadness, animals, human kindness, Cows )

Jill
- 574 days ago - animalplace.org
Read the heartwarming memories - the iconic Howie, beloved by thousands, has passed away at the noble age of seventeen.



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Ruth S. (307)
Monday February 18, 2013, 6:10 am
I'm so sorry to hear about Howie's passing, may the Almighty remember him.
 

ellen m. (222)
Monday February 18, 2013, 8:22 am
Another loss...
But at least Howie had what sounds like an idyllic life ~ he was one of the lucky ones.
Thanks Jilli
 

. (0)
Monday February 18, 2013, 11:19 am
RIP sweet Howie. TY Jill
 

Evelyn B. (80)
Monday February 18, 2013, 12:28 pm
Noted Tks. Jill....R.I.P. Howie......
 

Henriette Matthijssen (145)
Monday February 18, 2013, 6:29 pm
Moved by Howie's story and the love people had for him? Make kinder choices in Howie's honor, like adopting a vegan lifestyle. RIP Howie, Thanks Jill.
 

Mary T. (186)
Monday February 18, 2013, 6:50 pm
Thanks Jill, Rest in Peace Howie.
 

Laurie H. (714)
Monday February 18, 2013, 8:11 pm
Yes--- you are so right, Ellen---I wish to Heaven ALL of these animals lead this wonderful life!!!~ Wish we could see it actually happen in our life time!~~ RIP dearest Howie.Thanks Jill!~
 

Danuta Watola (1199)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 3:33 am
noted
 

Bruno Moreira (61)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 7:36 am
noted thanks
 

Natasha Salgado (520)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 7:46 am
Thanks Jill for this sweet story. Howie was a very handsome big boy and i'm thrilled to know he lived a full life surrounded with kindness and lotsa love. I wish that all the other billions of animals could be even half this lucky. Perhaps one day. RIP Howie.
 

Gloria picchetti (290)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 8:28 am
RIP Howie. G-d bless the folks who loved him so much!
 

Michelle S. (455)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 8:34 am
Thank you Jill for this beautiful post.

I am an Animal Place supporter.

Howie, an angel here on earth, has passed, but there are millions of his kin suffering and dying
every day thanks to the beef industry. If only the world could see the beauty and intelligence of
these amazing creatures.

Then McD's and Burger King would be forced to serve veggie burgers....or completely go out of business.
 

Michelle S. (455)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 8:35 am

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paula eaton (30)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 9:25 am
Rest in peace dear Howie. This dear fellow is making friends on the other side of the rainbow bridge. Please stop eating meat, all these animal victims are precious beings.
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 10:06 am
All animals deserve to be treated with dignity, love and respect, without exception. Thanks Jill .
 

Veronique L. (213)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 10:28 am
Noted, thanks Jill
 

Nimue P. (243)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 3:36 pm
Every animal deserves to live a life like Howie. Sadly most don't get that chance. RIP Howie, I'm sure you inspired many people to stop eating animals. Vegan here :)
 

Leslene Dunn (74)
Tuesday February 19, 2013, 11:15 pm
Noted - awww, poor Howie - rip big boy. So glad you lived a good life on earth with kind, loving, compassionate humans.
 

Sara P. (57)
Wednesday February 20, 2013, 7:51 am
RIP Howie, thanks Jill.
 

Nancy Black (302)
Friday February 22, 2013, 8:22 pm
Glad that Howie had a rich full life. Noted, tweeted, tweeted, and shared.
 
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