What I’ve Learned from Smudge, Lola, and Dewey


By: Kendle Frank, 16 Parker, Colorado Dogs have been humanity’s loyal companions for thousands of years. They’ve been my best friends since I was 2 years old. I can’t remember a time when canines weren’t a part of my life and one of my greatest passions. All my friends thought I was strange when I was a kid because instead … Read More

A Passion for Helping Pooches


Booker and Jayson

By Jayson Kimberly 12 years old Montgomery, Texas When I first saw Booker in a Facebook post, he was in bad shape. His leg was bloody, and he looked very sad. He was a stray who had been attacked by other dogs and shot with a pellet gun. I decided to try to help him using funds raised through two … Read More

Full Circle


by Daly Dodsworth My name is Daly Dodsworth, and I am thirteen years old. Three and a half years ago, I was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes, an incurable disease caused by the failure of the pancreas by the immune system. Upon being diagnosed, I was in the hospital for three days. I was scared and away from my friends … Read More

Germinder Renews as Dog Writers Association of America’s Agency of Record

Jen ReederUncategorized

Exciting news: Once again, Germinder & Associates has been named agency of record for the esteemed Dog Writers Association of America (DWAA). Founded in 1935 by eight editors and publishers invited to the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, the DWAA has become the most recognized professional writing association devoted to man’s best friend. DWAA President Jen Reeder said she is … Read More