By Jeanne Weaver, Aussie Times, January-February 1993
Ellis is determined to keep living with wolves. It has cost him his family and home — his partner and four children left him because of his total dedication to wolves. But he truly believes he can make a difference.
Quick note: This essay brought tears to my eyes. I hope everyone understands the devastating state of the pet population. Please do your part, help find a good animal a good home.
When I was a puppy I entertained you with my antics and made you laugh. You called me your child and despite a number of chewed shoes and a couple of murdered throw pillows, I became your best friend. Whenever I was “bad,” you’d shake your finger at me and ask “How could you?” – but then you’d relent and roll me over for a bellyrub.