We rescued many animals, went vegetarian and ultimately vegan together, and actively supported many animal advocacy organizations.
The Gregory J. Reiter Memorial Fund is dedicated to Greg’s commitment to animal rescue, veganism, and wildlife conservation.
(Photo: Greg with our rescued street dogs Fox and Dana at Great Falls National Park, McLean, VA, c 2004) I am proud to mark the two-year anniversary this weekend of the Gregory J. Reiter Memorial Fund, which I established through ImpactAssets on Earth Day, April 22, 2016. Losing Greg suddenly in autumn 2015, in the prime of his life,… Read More
Happy ninth birthday to Charlie, who may be the junior member of my three-horse herd, but has nevertheless established himself as the undisputed herd leader. Although Thoroughbreds can live to age 30 or more with proper care, it is significant when a former racehorse makes it to age nine. Drugging and over-racing cause many to break down and die on… Read More
Today I said farewell to Perseus, who had lived with me longer than any human or non-human animal except for Greg. Greg and I adopted Perseus in December 2002, when he was a young adult who had started life in “Archie’s Alley” feral cat colony near the intersection of Euclid and 14th St. NW in Washington, D.C. I don’t know what Metro… Read More