Welcome to a new kind of pet show. Our animals give us love, comfort and support — — are we doing the best we can for them? “Paws and Effect” investigates the human-animal bond and reports on the exciting new work of pets, as our sympathizers, social support and intuitive friends. We keep you up to date about controversial issues in care and training. If you want to understand your pet better, if you are committed to considering the full range of issues that shape our animals’ lives — check out Paws & Effect. Your pet will thank you.
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Paws & Effect with Sharon Sakson
Sharon Sakson is a journalist and internationally well-known dog show judge. She has worked at ABC News, CBS News, NBC News, Dow Jones Newswires, and television news stations in Baltimore, Chicago, New York and San Francisco. She is breeder of champion Whippets and Brussels Griffons. She is the author of four books about dogs, including Paws & Effect: The Healing Power of Dogs, from Random House. She is a Contributing Editor to the weekly Dog News magazine. Her household includes two horses and ten dogs. She raises dogs and trains dogs for an assistance dog organization.