September 14, 2015 | Posted in Breeds and Stars
“Sheryl Crow has turned to Scout, whom she got from the pound in good times and bad. The singer-songwriter concedes that she is overly fond of her hounds. “I hear people talk about their dogs and I go, ‘Oh, God, I hope I’m not like that!’ Then I will catch myself on the floor, spooning with my dogs!”
Who is Sheryl Crow? Sheryl Suzanne Crow (born February 11, 1962) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, musician, and actress. Her music incorporates elements of rock, folk, hip-hop, country and pop. She has won nine Grammy Awards from the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. Crow has released seven studio albums, two compilations, and a live album, and has contributed to film soundtracks. She has sold 16 million albums in the United States and 35 million albums worldwide. She has currently sold over 150,000 albums in just the U.S alone.
Did you know…?
Sheryl Crow is a dog advocate. She uses her voice and her music to help make people aware of the animal cruelty that goes on in this world. Through the words in her songs, she tries to encourage people to help put a stop to animal cruelty. She encourages fans in her songs to become active and advocate against animal cruelty. She also is an active participate in the Human Society of the United States that fight against cruelty to animals. She has also went on TV many times asking for the public’s help and support to stop animal cruelty.
Sheryl Crow Fights to Stop Animal Cruelty
Animal lovers are singing the praises of multi-Grammy Award winner Sheryl Crow, who is using her platinum-selling albums to help those without a voice.
Sheryl Crow is a huge dog-lover who is loved by her two rescue Labs Rex and Flossy. She has many fond memories of her Yellow Lab Scout, who was her devoted canine companion for more than a decade. Sheryl Crow has stepped in front of the camera to ask fellow fans of Fidos, felines and other furry friends to become a Humane Hero. She has encouraged many musicians and fans to donate any amount to the Humane Society of the United States. In the past she has given away free downloads of her music if people donated to the organization.
Who is the Human Society of the United States?
The Humane Society of the United States is the nation’s largest animal protection organization, rated the most effective by its peers. Since 1954, The HSUS has been fighting for the protection of all animals through advocacy, education, and hands-on programs. They rescue and care for tens of thousands of animals each year, but there primary mission is to prevent cruelty before it occurs. They protect all animals, across America and around the world.
Sheryl Crow Is a Horse Lover Too
Crow has also voiced her concerns over the roundups of wild horses. Sheryl Crow shared the spotlight with a few equine companions. She has 16 horses that live on her estate with her. She has a deep love for her dogs and horses.
WooFStoria Tip for Day
Here are some things to consider if you thinking about getting a dog.
If you decide to adopt a dog that has been abused in the past, there is a possibility that the dog may act out in the beginning because of the abuse that happened to them. They will need to feel safe in their new environment and they need to develop a trust with you. This will take time, but eventually they will realize that you love and care for them and once they realize you are not going to harm them, most likely they will bond with you and show you lots of love and affection for decades to come.