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Spring 2014 Issue Digital Edition

In This Issue:

- Deckers Dogs
- Colorado’s Canine Heroes
- Inspirational Dogs
- Weekend Getaways

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Marijuana Toxicity in Dogs

In the last 25 years, the decriminalization and legalization of marijuana has been a highly controversial topic. Recently, several states have allowed the medicinal use of marijuana under certain circumstances and, in 2012, Colorado and Washington state decriminalized possession of small amounts of marijuana for personal use. Similar legislation is […] Read more

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Dog Decoder: The app for dog bite prevention

Every year thousands of children and adults are bitten by dogs and family dogs are attacked by other dogs leaving emotional and physical scars for life. The inspiration for the Dog Decoder app came after watching Good Morning America’s news anchor bitten by a dog on the air. This was […] Read more

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Colorado Canine Heroes

Gail Ingrish of Aurora, Colorado, jokingly calls her dog Wrigley “Mr. Personality.” The 97-pound, red golden retriever is a bit of a gentle giant. Young, old, healthy or sick, Wrigley loves everyone. His affectionate personality is what makes Wrigley such a great therapy dog. Each week he and his canine […] Read more

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Deckers Dogs

Last September, Eric and Jessica Decker launched their foundation, Deckers Dogs, to provide needed service dogs to returning military veterans with a service-connected disability. As products of families who have served and continue to serve our country – and avid animal lovers – the Deckers believed this was a perfect […] Read more

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Stallone’s First Christmas

Stallone’s First Christmas: Frederick John Katz III, MA, Ed.S., LCADC Captain-Medical Service Corps (RET) US Army National Guard Stallone’s first Christmas in New Jersey was one of excitement, exploration and most importantly love. Stallone experienced his first snow fall ever, and by the way he acted, he did not like […] Read more


Groomers, dogs escape fire in Franktown

By Chris Michlewicz Gigi Allen, owner of Gigi’s Groom & Board in Franktown, cuddles with a canine companion in a photo from the company’s website. The shop sustained damage during a fire Nov. 14. Employees of a Franktown dog grooming shop were able to escape with their lives and those […] Read more