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Africa Nature

Human – Animal Relationship Awareness Week

The goal of this week is to raise awareness of the importance of human – animal relationships and highlight the benefits and variety of these special bond. Whether it’s a puppy, giraffe or a caterpillar, all creatures deserve our love and respect.

How will you recognize the holiday? Raise awareness, pay extra attention to your pets and furry friends and sign up to volunteer with one of many nonprofit organizations that offers incredible animal care volunteer opportunities.

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Africa culture/tradition

African Proverbs 12

Here’s from Bahumba people of Congo: To engage in conflict, one does not bring a knife that cuts but a needle that sews.

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Poetry

A haiku of the night

Howls and barks from sad dogs,
Full moon, cold grips the quiet night
When silhouettes walk the lonely streets