Contributing Writers

Animal Life

Animal Life Publication is a regional newspaper dedicated to animal lovers and pet owners in Berkshire County, Northwest Connecticut and Columbia County.198 Articles

Sheryle Bauer is a writer and mother of two. She has completed a book-length memoir, and is currently working on her 3rd novel while living in Salt Lake City, Utah with her husband, their three dogs and a cat. She has been published in many magazines, newspapers and periodicals. She is a regular contributor to Animal Life Online and devoted to writing about the welfare of dogs, cats and their four-legged friends.92 Articles

Carol Lew is a long-time volunteer for the Sonsini Animal Shelter whose service included serving on the Friends of Eleanor Sonsini Animal Shelter Board. She is professional portrait artist whose paints proudly posed and elegantly dressed pets. Her work can be seen at Follow her on Articles

Iris Bass, coauthor of the Cat Lover’s Daily Companion, shares her Lee home with five shelter cats (two from Purradise!).40 Articles

Dr. Yoanna Maître is the owner of Berkshire Ambulatory Veterinary Services, a mobile clinic that provides on-farm medical and surgical care to horses and farm animals in Berkshire County and neighboring areas of New York State.15 Articles

Karen Karlberg resides in Becket MA with her menagerie of rescued barnyard & domestic animals and her husband Mark. She is actively involved in conservation efforts as a citizen scientist, is an accomplished artisan and nature photographer with Kattailphoto.com14 Articles

Community Outreach Coordinator at Berkshire Humane Society8 Articles

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