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The 2019 Paw Print Issue

Celebrating the stylish pets of Our Town! 

Lady • Nicole Capolino
Photo Credit: Michael Pittman


GRiZ • Wyeth Atchison
Photo Credit: Michael Pittman


Bella • Patty Baker


Murphy • Jill Dean


Parker • Jill Dean


Yayo • Janelle and Ryan Haverty


Jet • Deborah and Stewart Myers


Clark • Ellen and John Fales
Photo Credit: Claire Diana Photography


Victoria and Jon Fiori with Bailey


Trina, Laurianna, and Henry Wash with Elmo Vom Wash


Armando “Monty” Angulo with Lulu


Charlie • Cathy and Richard Moseley


Cooper Fate Sansale • Melissa, Casey, Sloane, and Emmy Sansale


Zooey • Rachel and Noah Slabotsky 


Rocket • Elena Parsons and Sean Grams


Oakley, Grissom, and Finn • Drs. Susan and Charles Porter


Abby • Martha and Rusty Smith


Gem • Kim Stevens


Titanium aka Titan • Zack Stevens


Truman-the-Easter-Bunny-dog • Melanie Bowman


Hank • Tracy and Geoffrey Peterson


Magic the Dog • Lauren Rios
Photo Credit: EllyMayMoments


Rivers • Madeline Goodman and Wayne Black


Bergie • Amy and Matt Snively


Stella, Yeti, and Guinness • Michelle and Brian Illig

Additional photos featured in the April 27, 2019 issue of The Independent
The Paw Print Issue is Sponsored By Wayside Waifs



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