CWA Award

The Gift: The story of a cat Rescue – CWA Award Winner

I am honored, my article won the 2017 Kari Winters Rescue and Rehabilitation Award at the Cat Writers Association writing competition. This CWA award was sponsored by Tica, The International Cat Association, Inc. The article called The Gift: The story of a cat rescue retells my experience rescuing cats after my sister passed away. From

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DWAA Finalist Nominee Written Palette Guest Writer, Mary McGrath

The Comfort of a Dog: An Unexpected Gift from My Mother – DWAA Nominee

Written Palette, Guest Blogger, Mary McGrath article called The Comfort of a Dog: An Unexpected Gift from My Mother.  This article was a finalist for a Maxwell Medallion Award in the 2017 Writing Competition sponsored by the Dog Writers Association of America. Mary received a Certificate of Nomination for excellence in the category of Short

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Lexi Wearing a T-Shirt After Laparoscopic Spay

Laparoscopic Spay: The New Option – DWAA Nominee

This article about the laparoscopic spay, its benefits as an option for spaying a bitch was a finalist for a Maxwell Medallion Award in the 2017 Writing Competition sponsored by the Dog Writers Association of America. Cori received a Certificate of Nomination for excellence in the category of Article or Blog – Health or General Care.

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Saluki with Flamengo plush toy

4 Things I Learned When My Dog Swallowed a Soft Toy

This article about what to do when your dog swallows an unwanted foreign object was a finalist for a Maxwell Medallion Award in the 2016 Writing Competition sponsored by the Dog Writers Association of America. Cori received a Certificate of Nomination for excellence in the category of Article or Blog – Health or General Care. To

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Dog Writers Association of America Maxwell Award

Toby: A blind dog’s journey

This article about a winery service dog who became blind won a Maxwell Medallion Award in the 2014 Writing Competition sponsored by the Dog Writers Association of America.  Cori received the Maxwell Medallion as well as a Certificate of Nomination for excellence in the category of Online Article – Any Other Topic.  The awards were

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ASPCA Dog of the Year: Pearl the shelter dog turned search and rescue dog

This article about search and rescue dog Pearl, a black Labrador Retriever and her handler Ron Horetski was one of three finalists t0 compete for a Maxwell Medallion Award in the 2011 Writing Competition sponsored by the Dog Writers Association of America. Cori received a Certificate of Nomination for excellence in the category of Internet Features.

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