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Spotlight On Harrison Stephens Inspirational Feature Award

The Dog Writers Association of America is proud to shine the spotlight on our many special awards sponsors. It is because of these special sponsors that writers are awarded over $14,000 in monies. This year,…

Spotlight | February 6, 2020

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Spotlight On The Grey Muzzle Organization

It’s time to raise the “woof” and celebrate an organization that cares deeply about senior dogs. At our annual banquet and award ceremony, the Dog Writers Association of America awards over $14,000 in special sponsor…

Spotlight | February 5, 2020

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Spotlight On Fidose of Reality

The Dog Writers Association of America’s President, Carol Bryant, along with her wife, DWAA’s Banquet and Contest Chair, Darlene Bryant, are also sponsoring a new special award. Each year, the DWAA gives out Maxwell Medallions…

Spotlight | February 5, 2020

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Spotlight On Dr. Harvey’s

Dr. Harvey’s is one of the sponsors for this year’s Dog Writers Association of America awards. Every year, the DWAA gives out Maxwell Medallions and special sponsor award monies. This year, over $14,000 in special…

Spotlight | February 5, 2020

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Spotlight On The Rio Award

Jen Reeder is the past President of the Dog Writers Association of America. She is a dog lover and dog writer to her core. Jen is also the force behind the Rio Award. Each year,…

Spotlight | February 5, 2020

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Spotlight On Good News For Pets

The sold-out DWAA banquet and awards gala takes place on Sunday, February 9, 2020. With well over $14,000 in cash prizes to be given out, we are celebrating by shining the spotlight on our amazing…

Spotlight | February 5, 2020

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Spotlight On Captain William Lewis Judy Award

With over $14,000 in award monies to give out, the Dog Writers Association could not do this without the generosity of our special awards sponsors. The winners will be revealed at the DWAA’s annual banquet…

Spotlight | February 5, 2020

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Spotlight On Dogster Magazine

Each year, the Dog Writers Association of America awards over $14,000 in special sponsor monies to dog writers at our annual banquet and event. This year, the banquet is being held on Sunday, February 9,…

Spotlight | February 5, 2020

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Grey Muzzle Organization Gives Senior Dogs A Second Chance

Old dogs and the people who love them have something to wag about this week, as The Grey Muzzle Organization announces $419,000 in grants going to 62 animal welfare groups nationwide. This brings the national…

Spotlight | June 27, 2019

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New Fear Free Magazine “Happy Paws” Hits Newsstands Today!

Congratulations to Dr. Marty Becker and our friends at Fear Free on today’s launch of the new magazine Happy Paws! We love the Happy Paws mission: Happy Paws magazine inspires and educates pet owners on…

Spotlight | April 9, 2019

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DWAA Hall Of Famer To Co-Host Easter Sunday Beverly Hills Dog Show

The 2019 Easter celebration falls on April 21, 2019, and NBC invites dog lovers to add a dose of canine celebration to their baskets. The Beverly Hills Dog Show presented by Purina will air at…

Spotlight | April 2, 2019

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NBC TO BROADCAST 17TH ANNUAL ‘NATIONAL DOG SHOW PRESENTED BY PURINA®’ ON THANKSGIVING DAY AT NOON IN ALL TIME ZONES

NEW YORK — NBC will celebrate man’s best friend in the 17th anniversary edition of the family favorite holiday special “The National Dog Show Presented by Purina®” airing on Thanksgiving Day (noon-2 p.m. in all…

Spotlight | November 1, 2018