Start A Petition

Shiki P.

"Love, laugh and embrace life, surviving tragedies and trying times (mine & others), while doing what I can when I can to help the animals."

Dallas, TX, USA
female, age 107
The Writing God
Speaks: English
Joined Jul 7, 2004

Serenity In Sync
World's Smartest Dog

Snoozin' on his back

As a butcher is shooing a dog from his shop, he sees $10 and a note in his mouth, reading: "10 lamb chops, please."

Amazed, he takes the money, puts a bag of chops in the dog's mouth, and quickly closes the shop. He follows the dog and watches him wait for a green light, look both ways, and trot across the road to a bus stop. The dog checks the timetable and sits on the bench. When a bus arrives, he walks around to the front and looks at the number, then boards the bus. The butcher follows, dumbstruck.

As the bus travels out into the suburbs, the dog takes in the scenery. After awhile he stands on his back paws to push the "stop" button, then the butcher follows him off.

The dog runs up to a house and drops his bag on the stoop. He goes back down the path, takes a big run, and throws himself -Whap!- against the door. He does this again and again. No answer. So he jumps on a wall, walks around the garden, beats his head against a window, jumps off, and waits at the front door. A big guy opens it and yells at the dog.

The butcher runs up screams at the guy: "What in the world are you doing? This dog's a genius!" The owner responds, "Genius? I don't think so. It's the second time this week he's forgotten his key!"
An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language." ~ Martin Buber

"The purity of a person's heart can be quickly measured by how they regard animals" ~ Anonymous

"Who can believe that there is no soul behind those luminous eyes!" ~ Theophile Gautier

“The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi

Personal Professional Contact Singles
Joined Jul 7, 2004 Activist Aspirations Casual 
Here for Support a Cause 
Group Host of
Serenity In Sync! (44)
Groups * ~ 1. People Helping People & PAYING IT FORWARD ~ *, A WOMANS BEAUTY & HEALTH CRUELTY FREE!, ANGELS, ANIMAL HOTSPOT...THE INFORMATIVE PLACE, ANIMCORD: Would you like to save abandoned animals?, Aimee's Cool Stuff, An Attitude of Gratitude, Ask the Vet Techs, CafĂ© du Monde!, Care2 Anti spam, Charmed Life, DELETE!? My A**!!!, Dog Lovers, Elephant Lovers more »
Hometown Chicago, IL 
Birthday March 17, 1912  
About Me Animal lover -- yours, mine & ours -- Greatly admire frontline rescuers -- help in animal rescue when and how I can. Luv witty reparte and a good laugh. Freelance business writer, poet at heart. From Chicago, live in Dallas, love Ireland and the coast of California. Single so far. White knights can apply! Value good people & friends. Retired backgammon tournament player. Poker wannabe.
  Introduce yourself to Shiki
Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Liberal
Wild Fact About Me Eyes are two different colors.
My Philosophy I'll let you know when I figure out what it is!
What Gives Me Hope The dawn of a new day.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by Create sanctuaries where all animals can go. Move them immediately so they never have to suffer another day. Put animals abusers in jail for life. Help the poor and lonely.
What/who changed my life and why Lassie because that's about the time I realized I had a love affair with animals!
Quotation "Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm." Winston Churchill
  Introduce yourself to Shiki
My Thank You Notes
Friends of Shiki

Malinda J.

Petra B.

Gina D.


Sue L.

View all: 31 friends
My Butterfly Rewards

Most recent activity (up to 500 gifts shown)

    I’ve earned Butterfly Credits
    Comment Board
    Viewing 20 of 535: view all | add a comment »
    Mar 11, 2012 9:24 AM

    Vyjayanti G. (1164)

    Dear Kate..

    Happy Birthday Pictures, Graphics, Images, Comments
    May all your birthday wishes come true..

    Mar 18, 2011 8:28 AM

    Valerie H. (133)
    *Happy belated Birthday* Kate ~ hope your day was just super!  Thanks, for all you do for the animals!!  Hugs and best wishes, from your friend, Valerie up in Manitoba, Canada   xox
    Mar 16, 2011 10:35 PM

    Dalia H. (1280)
    My Beloved Kate Wishing You The Best Birthday Ever. May All Your Dreams Come True. GOD Bless You Today, Tomorrow, and Forever!!!!
    Much Love, Light, Cake, and a very Big Hug, B.D♥♥♥

    Mar 16, 2011 12:44 AM

    Nelly P. (85)

    Happy Birthday Comments, Graphics, eCards for Facebook, MySpace
    Comments - Graphics - Layouts - Photobucket

    Mar 10, 2011 9:24 AM

    Vyjayanti G. (1164)

    Dear Kate,

    Happy Birthday

    Happy Birthday

    Mar 9, 2011 3:09 AM

    Helen R. (30)
    Happy Birthday Comments For Hi5

    Hi5 Comments & Hi5 Graphics


    Feb 16, 2011 1:57 AM

    Helen R. (30)
    Hot Comments
    Comments Graphics

    Feb 10, 2011 12:14 AM

    Helen R. (30)
    HI5 Graphics

    Jan 24, 2011 4:17 AM

    Helen R. (30)
    Jan 4, 2011 4:30 AM

    Helen R. (30) myspace graphic comments
    Free Twitter Backgrounds
    Dec 24, 2010 2:56 AM

    Vyjayanti G. (1164)

    Dec 7, 2010 9:37 PM

    Helen R. (30)

    Holidays Comments

    Sep 1, 2010 12:22 PM

    Helen R. (30)
    Myspace Comments
    Labor Day Graphics - Myspace 2.0 Layouts

    Jul 31, 2010 6:18 PM

    Helen R. (30)

    Glitter Graphics -

    Jul 10, 2010 9:03 AM

    Helen R. (30)

    Friends and Best Friends Comments and Graphics for MySpace, Tagged, Facebook
    Comments and Graphics - Layouts - Photobucket

    Apr 2, 2010 7:52 PM

    Malinda J. (111)

    Happy Easter Comments
    Mar 16, 2010 12:52 PM

    Dalia H. (1280)
    lunapic_126388241563697_2.jpg picture by queenblackdalia_2009
    My Beloved Kate: Wishing you The Best Birthday Ever! GOD Bless you, not only today, but Forever!!! Much Powerful Love, Light, and Big Hugsss, B.D♥

    Mar 15, 2010 9:04 PM

    PipperLea N. (236)
    Sweet Kate,
    May your Special Day be filled with Love, Happiness
    and Peace~
    Have a good One..
    Love and hugs PipperLeaxx

    Mar 14, 2010 1:33 PM

    Pamela S. (255)
    Happy Birthday
    Mar 13, 2010 3:54 PM

    Malinda J. (111)


    See more stickers | Share this sticker!

    10 Testimonials view all
    Profile theme: "Animals: BabySeal"   |    as your profile theme
    Flag as Inappropriate

    New to Care2? Start Here.