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Posts Tagged "Dogtown"

Saying goodbye to Willie Boy

Willie Boy, Vicktory dog who blossomed later in life and was beloved by his caregivers, will be greatly missed.

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The Champions: A game changer for pit-bull-like dogs

Documentary chronicles how five dogs rescued from Michael Vick’s Bad Newz Kennels have helped spread the message that dogs are individuals, regardless of breed.

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Vicktory dog Georgia adopted

A new beginning is on the horizon for Vicktory dog Georgia.

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A lesson in stereotyping

My colleague Holly Sizemore and I were driving together to a business meeting in Phoenix a few weeks back. It was dark as we passed down the highway that traverses the Navajo Nation, a wild and woolly area with a strange, almost haunted atmosphere. Holly and I discussed how we both dislike driving this road […]

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The Zen of Old Dogs

Bop is old. She spends most of her time asleep, usually not far from my desk. Watching her snoozing contentedly is one of those things that make me happy. That’s one of the great things about old dogs. They are easy to please and they radiate gratitude.

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Update from Dogtown

Our Dogtown caregivers, team leaders and managers have combed the miles of dog area fencing–identifying, and prioritizing areas that will be reinforced to prevent any chance of a repeat of the unprecedented tearing of holes in three runs in one night that resulted in the death of one of our dogs, Beans.

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