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Today Marks the 10-Year Anniversary of Our Purchase of Michael Vick's Dogfighting Compound; Would I Do It Again?
Tamira Ci Thayne Tamira Ci Thayne
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Dateline: Culpeper, VA
Wednesday, June 2, 2021

lt;div class="wpcom-reblog-snapshot"gt;lt;div class="reblogger-note"gt;lt;div class="reblogger-note-content"gt;lt;blockquotegt;lt;pgt;Post on the tenth anniversary of the purchase of Michael Vick's dogfighting compound by an animal rescue group. The book about the next four years was written by author Tamira Thayne, and can be purchased from our site or any online vendor. lt;/pgt; lt;/blockquotegt;lt;/divgt;lt;/divgt;lt;div class="reblog-post"gt;lt;p class="reblog-from"gt;lt;img alt src="https://0.gravatar.com/avatar/9d5af4975089652b1e6d8b4f4cb68481?s=32amp;amp;d=identiconamp;amp;r=PG" class="avatar avatar-32" height="32" gt;lt;a href="https://tamirathayneuntethered.wordpress.com/2021/05/27/today-marks-the-10-year-anniversary-of-our-purchase-of-michael-vicks-dogfighting-compound-would-i-do-it-again/"gt;Tamira Thayne's "Untethered"lt;/agt;lt;/pgt;lt;div class="reblogged-content"gt; lt;div class="wp-block-image"gt;lt;figure class="aligncenter size-large"gt;lt;a href="https://whochainsyou.files.wordpress.com/2021/05/tamihell.jpg"gt;lt;img class="wp-image-6934" src="https://whochainsyou.files.wordpress.com/2021/05/tamihell.jpg?w=676"gt;lt;/agt;lt;figcaptiongt;lt;emgt;lt;span class="has-inline-color has-vivid-cyan-blue-color"gt;The look on my face at the loan signing for the property. lt;brgt;Yeah, I should have been even MORE afraid than this.lt;/spangt;lt;/emgt;lt;/figcaptiongt;lt;/figuregt;lt;/divgt; lt;h2 class="has-text-align-center"gt;lt;span class="has-inline-color has-vivid-cyan-blue-color"gt;Should I Have Done That?lt;/spangt;lt;/h2gt; lt;h2 class="has-text-align-center"gt;lt;span class="has-inline-color has-vivid-cyan-blue-color"gt;The Eternal Question…lt;/spangt;lt;/h2gt; lt;pgt;lt;stronggt;At the age of 57, I often feel like I exist in a state of bewilderment.lt;/stronggt; I vowed never to be as out of it as my mother was, but now I realize that's not as easy as it seems when you're in your mid-30s. Poor Mom had no idea of current fashion, trends, slang, or, God forbid, the internet.lt;/pgt; lt;pgt;I remember when a lesbian couple moved in down the street from her. She called them "The Sisters," while whispering to me that she knew they weren't actually sisters, but she felt too uncomfortable with the truth, so "The Sisters" it was.lt;/pgt; lt;pgt;lt;stronggt;That was progress for her.lt;/stronggt;lt;/pgt; lt;pgt;Today I feel more empathy for my mother of 20 years ago, as…lt;/pgt; lt;/divgt;lt;p class="reblog-source"gt;lt;a href="https://tamirathayneuntethered.wordpress.com/2021/05/27/today-marks-the-10-year-anniversary-of-our-purchase-of-michael-vicks-dogfighting-compound-would-i-do-it-again/"gt;View original postlt;/agt; lt;span class="more-words"gt;821 more wordslt;/spangt;lt;/pgt;lt;/divgt;lt;/divgt;

Tamira Thayne is the founder and former CEO of Dogs Deserve Better. She’s the author or editor of 14 books, including It Went to the Dogs: How Michael Vick’s Dogfighting Compound Became a Haven for Rescue Pups. She is the publisher and founder of Who Chains You Books, www.whochainsyou.com.

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