For the Love of Dog

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Corey Colombin


Corey Colombin is a columnist, romance fiction novelist, hobby artist and author and illustrator of books for children. When she’s not interviewing or writing, she is often spotted with her husband, family and two slobbery Labradors. You can contact Corey at


The Marvelous Princess Maizee

Maizee is a rescue pup from Minnesota brought to Evergreen by her human, Patrice. As anyone who has rescued a pup knows, it can take a bit for a dog to adjust to a new environment, but not so with Maizee. She seemed to know exactly how she should fit in to her new...

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Chugga Chugga Chew Chew

If you have ever signed up for the topsy-turvy exercise of training a puppy, you know firsthand how powerful the need for chewing can be. As puppy teeth make way for adult teeth, the pup fiercely feels the need to work those jaws on something. Some dogs seem to be...

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Puppies, Puppies Everywhere

Normally, I would say the holidays are not the best time for getting a new puppy. That thought is based on the fact that holiday celebrations involve extra people, busy schedules and possibly long absences from the house at a crucial time of training and bonding with...

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National Dog Day Every Day

In case you missed it, August 26th was National Dog Day. It was founded to draw attention to the wonderfulness of dog ownership, but you already know how wonderful your dog is, don’t you? You are already aware of how his cold nose to your bare foot dangling off the...

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What Happens Next?

There have been some really great books and movies on the relationship between a dog and its people. Meant to tap into our humanity, they fill our heads with heartwarming visuals and storylines that hit home for us all. A typical theme looks like this: Man saves...

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Bath Is a Four-Letter Word

If you think that having a water dog means that they like water, I’m here to set the record straight. Some do, that’s a fact. Some water dogs definitely live for the good wet stuff in any form: lake, ocean, mud, trough, fishpond, rain and even snow—they cannot resist...

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The Day the Dogs Took to the Streets

Have you seen the viral video of the Golden Retrievers that take a swim? If not, I recommend it for the pure joyfulness of it all. The clip starts out with a group of about 20 Goldens prancing behind a gate, eagerly watching a man approach. He opens the gate,...

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