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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…

Standard | June 27, 2019

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How To Become A Freelance Writer

I would like to take on a little freelance writing work. So, either guest blogging that is paid, or actual writing for publications. I do have a LinkedIn profile, but it’s all from my corporate…

Standard | May 25, 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…

Standard | 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…

Standard | April 2, 2019

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Dog Writers Association of America Inducts New Leadership Team

The Dog Writers Association of America (DWAA), the most recognized professional writing association devoted to dogs, proudly announces its new leadership team. At its annual banquet and awards event held in New York City on…

Standard | February 28, 2019

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Lisa Begin-Kruysman

National Dog Week and Will Judy

William Lewis Judy was instrumental in establishing the DWAA, an organization that paved the way for those who made a living writing about man’s best friend. The DWAA gave the profession of dog-writing the respect…

Standard | May 28, 2015