Going Awry

Audio version: https://soundcloud.com/critterkin-jena/going-awry How many of you have direct experience with of the old adage, “The best made plans of mice and men often go awry?” When it comes to teaching, I think that saying should be changed to read,...

Nothing Better

http://critterkin.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/Erika-Renee-Kids.mp4 There’s nothing quite like the feeling you get when a kid opens the package containing your book and says, “I love it!”  Makes me grin every time. I hope you guys enjoy and will...

Teaching Kindness Little by Little

Click HERE to Get Your Free Copy of Poco a Poco When I first heard about the dogs being left at the garbage dump in Cozumel, Mexico I was horrified. Then the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) introduced me to the people who were saving those dogs lives and...

Drawing Their Way to Kindness

This month, as part of our “BE Kind” campaign, the CritterKin pack of mutts and Ms. Jenaia visited more than a dozen classrooms, shelters and bookstores. There, we read from “Meet the Mutts” and gave kids a hands on taste of kindness. The program is simple: Read Ricky...

Meet the Mutts is Here!

http://www.amazon.com/Meet-Mutts-A-CritterKin-Tale-ebook/dp/B00PR0BC0K The latest book in the CritterKin series has hit the shelves and our tails are wagging! You can get your own copy of the book...