July 2018

  Wags & Brags July 2018    Christine Smith had a litter of five Boston Terrier pups, three females and two males. The mother free-whelped early Thursday morning June 14th. Al Pertuit, Fyrewyre Wire Fox Terriers: Since the last meeting, Trooper (#8 all Terrier breeds) won a BIS under Peter Green and a RBIS under […]

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June 2018

  Wags & Brags June 2018    Jane Fink’s Westie Quill earned his Beginner Novice Obedience title at the DOCG trial on March 18. Jane also has a business brag: after 16 years at the current location, Anderson Dog Works is moving to 2511 Whitehall Avenue (not Road). Margaret Ptacek’s Dalmatian earned GCh Bronze last […]

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May 2018

  Wags & Brags May 2018    Al Pertuit’s Wire Fox Terrier Trooper won Group 1 in Perry today (May 9th), under Judge Carolyn Herbel. He is groomed and handled by Jordan Waters. Christine Smith received her gold medallion for her Boston Terrier “King” finishing from the BBE class.

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The Rewards of Visiting and Therapy Dog Work: Memories of Lily, Elizabeth and Evie – by Dr. Patricia F. First

This story is about three of my Irish Wolfhounds who both loved and excelled at visiting and therapy dog work.  Doing this work with them brought me much joy and I write about these memories in the hope that others may become interested in sharing their dogs with their communities in this way. Lily visited […]