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My Inability to Connect to My Dog

And how we eventually fell in love (mostly).

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This Valentine’s Day marks my three-year “adopt-a-versary” with Millie. It was the worst Valentine’s Day of my life.

I adopted Millie too soon after my soul dog, Tovi, died, naively thinking that getting another dog would make my…




Exploring animal welfare, animal care, and the human-animal bond.

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Elizabeth Eve

Elizabeth Eve

Forever a work in progress. Writing about pets, body image, self, and other reflections. Always written with vulnerability and authenticity.

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