Category: Book Publishing

Dogs and books

Some big news today from the world of social media: There’s a new authors’ collective on Facebook called Dogs & Books where the authors of dog books talk with fans about all kinds of dog-related topics. I’m excited to be one of the founding… Continue Reading “Dogs and books”

Washington Post Feature About Rescuers Who Buy Dogs at Auctions

My story is he first time that anyone has ever documented—in dollars and cents—the multimillion-dollar river of cash that is flowing from rescue nonprofits, shelters and dog-advocacy groups through auctions into the pockets of dog breeders.

Two Award Nominations from the Dog Writers Association of America

I’m humbled and honored to share the news that my book The Dog Merchants has been named one of four finalists for Best Reference Book of 2016 in the Dog Writers Association of America Writing Competition. It’s also a privilege to have one of… Continue Reading “Two Award Nominations from the Dog Writers Association of America”

We Have Liftoff!

The official publication date has arrived for “The Dog Merchants: Inside the Big Business of Breeders, Pet Stores, and Rescuers.”