It is with much consideration and heartache that I announce I have decided to retire and leave the group "Animals in Need.”
I would like to thank all the people who supported us over the years and to say a huge thank you to the girls who helped me start the project of caring for abandoned and feral cats and to those who still continue to do the work for "Animals In Need."
Animals In Need will still operate and will need your support to continue. They can be found on Facebook and through people’s e-mails and with a new number.
I ask that I be allowed to quietly and peacefully retire from the service of caring for abandoned and feral cats as well as the cats that need help and that I not am called with projects and problems concerning abandoned or stray animals. My home is now a private residence and my phone is no longer a volunteer organization phone.
In working with "Animals In Need" I forgot to take the time smell the roses and I neglected my family and home life that I forfeited by taking care of cats and animals. I always tried to do what we, as a group thought was best for the animals we helped. There were decisions that had to be made and they did not always suit the public who brought us the problem of a cat, kittens or colonies of cats or who wanted our help yet felt we were supposed to rectify the problem even if they misled us in whose cats they were. Things have been said and people feel that I am…