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CCPDT in the News


Meet the Team of Dogs Rescuing Koalas Injured in Australia’s Fires

Watch Steve Austin, CCPDT board member, and his three special canines, Tommy, Emma and Becky, as they searched scorched land for injured but still living koalas.

By CBS News


The Best Dog Breeds for Apartment and Condo Living

CCPDT board member Beth Mullen shares her recommendations for breeds that thrive in smaller quarters—and the good reasons why.

By Zee Krstic,


Most dogs could benefit from working with a trainer. We have some tips for finding someone who will work with what you and your pet need.

By Kaitlyn Wells, The New York Times


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