Edrie Blackwelder has owned, loved and bred Samoyeds beginning in 1970. She is also active in Rescue of dogs (both purebred and mixed breeds), cats, horses, birds and wildlife.
She ardently fights for the protection of both animals and the rights of those who own them. Her passion also includes protecting the health of the planet we share with all creatures.
She is active in disaster preparedness through CERT program, ARES and the Large Animal Evacuation team in her home area.
You can follow her writing on Dailykos here. http://www.dailykos.com/blog/edrie/