Writing Samples

*DogChannel.com and FishChannel.com content has been migrated to Petcha.com.

DogsterGia the Greyhound Wins Best in Show at the 2016 National Dog Show.” Interview and video on Dogster.com, November 24, 2016.

Are You Thankful for Your Dog? Share Why to Help Fund Canine Health Research!” Dogster.com, November 22, 2016.

“Dogster Quiz” column for Dogster magazine, currently ongoing. (Click here to download a PDF of the August/September 2016 column.)

AHeinz57 Provides Pets With a Pit Stop on Their Rescue Road Trip.” Lucky Puppy, October 23, 2015.

“A Growing Network: CARE and Colorado show us how transport is done.” Rescue Me magazine, March/April 2015 issue. (Click here to download PDF.)

Dog Fancy magazineTail Winds Have Dogs Flying High.” Pilots N Paws, May 15, 2014.

“Breed Bites” column (dog breed profiles) for Dog Fancy, 2014 issues.

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Trailers Help Pets in Emergencies.” DogChannel.com, September 2014.

“Call of the Wild: A close encounter with the New Guinea Singing Dog, a rare canid with disputed origins.” Dog World annual magazine, 2014 issue.

Dogs in Review magazine“Looking Back…” series of historical articles about the Westminster Kennel Club dog show on DogChannel.com, 2013-2014.

Improving the Lives of Animals: A group of animal lovers met in Southern California at the 2012 NAIA Conference to develop new contacts, strategic alliances and working partners in order to improve the lives of animals.” Dogs in Review magazine, December 2012 issue.

Pet Product News November“Harvest Saltwater Fish Food Sales: In-store use and customer education are just two methods aquatic shops can employ to grow repeat business.” Pet Product News magazine, November 2012 issue.

“Four Tips for Office Aquariums: Here are four tips for minimizing problems with office aquariums.” Aquarium Fish International magazine, August 2012 issue.

FishChannel.com Species Profiles (Blackline Penguinfish, Boeseman’s Rainbowfish, Brichardi Cichlid, False Julii Catfish, Harlequin Rasbora, Koi Fish and Red-Eye Tetra). FishChannel.com, June 2012.

Aquarium Fish International magazine“Aquarium Fish at Hanauma Bay: Snorkel at Hanauma Bay on the Hawaiian island of Oahu, and then create a Hanauma Bay biotope at home.” Aquarium Fish International magazine, April 2012 issue.

15 Beautiful Pond Plants for Your Water Garden: Check out these pond plant profiles to inspire the choices you make for your water garden.” Ponds USA and Water Gardens, 2013 issue (published in February 2012).

Ponds USA 2013“Identifying a Plant Hitchhiker: Learn about the aquatic moth and how to deal with it if you find a larva in your aquarium.” Aquarium Fish International magazine, December 2011 issue.

Educating the Next Fishkeepers: The Lyons Fish Finatics, a middle school fish club in Iowa, teaches students about fishkeeping, nature and discipline.” Aquarium Fish International magazine, June 2011 issue. (Click here to download the print version.)

“Richard and Famous.” Autograph Magazine, November 2008 issue.