I Was a Dog Mom for Only a Day

Light brown dog behind a rusted cage with only upper face showing
Light brown dog behind a rusted cage with only upper face showing
Image by Valerie Blanchett on Unsplash
Author, black woman with short hair, holding small brown puppy with pink bandana in pet store
Author, black woman with short hair, holding small brown puppy with pink bandana in pet store
The moment I got Moose (Image courtesy of the author)
(Image courtesy of the author with the permission of conversant)
advertisement for small brown puppy with words: “2 months, female”
advertisement for small brown puppy with words: “2 months, female”
Pet store website’s ad of Moose (Image courtesy of the author)
Screenshot of nopetstorepuppies.com description of breeder violations
Screenshot of nopetstorepuppies.com description of breeder violations
Screenshot courtesy of nopetstorepuppies.com
Brown puppy looking up next to black car steering wheel
Brown puppy looking up next to black car steering wheel
Moose on the way back to the pet store (Image courtesy of the author)

Storyteller, scholar, feminist, writer of prose and code.

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