Published Articles!

(C) 2021, from The Dog's Paw!
- My Published Articles - 
Everyday Dog Magazine * Fairfax County Times

- Everyday Dog Magazine -


 - Fairfax County Times -

My human and I have been writing for the Fairfax County Times for six years.  Our work focuses on dog and cat adoption. 

Please return back for the latest articles. The page is updated as the newspaper posts our work on their website. Here are links to recent articles:















September 17, 2021 - Fairfax County Times: "from The Dog's Paw!" - Railfanning With Your Dog

September 10, 2021 - Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - Don’t Get Skunked!


August 27, 2021 -Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Dog Appreciation Day

August 20, 2021 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" National Black Cat Appreciation Day - Paw 2

August 13, 2021 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - National Black Cat Appreciation Day

August 6, 2021 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Hot Weather and Dogs

July 30, 2021 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Going to the Beach!

July 23, 2021 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Going for a Ride, Paw 2

July 16, 2021 - Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - Going for a Ride!

July 9, 2021 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Moving With Your Cat!





May 14 - June 4, 2021 - No Articles, Moving the Studio to a New Location. 










March 19, 2021 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Meet Our Newest Family Member, Paw 2!

March 12, 2021 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Meet Our Newest Family Member, Paw 1!

March 5, 2021 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Cat Health Month!

February 26, 2021 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Pet Theft Awareness!

February 19, 2021 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" February is Pet Dental Month!

February 12, 2021 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Spay and Neuter Month!

February 5, 2021Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Valentine’s Day With Your Dog and Cat!

(C) 2021, Allen Pearson Photography
"The Cat's Face!"
(C) 2021, Allen Pearson Photography
January 29, 2021 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Responsible Dog Ownership!

January 22, 2021 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Reasons NOT to Walk Your Dog Unleashed!

January 15, 2021 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - Winter and Your Dog!

January 8, 2021  - Fairfax County Times - New Year's Resolutions to Your Pet!

December 30, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Have a Barkingly Meowing New Year!

December 23, 2020 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Holiday meals and your pets!?

December 18, 2020Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - It's Christmas Eve, Where Are Your Pets?

December 11, 2020 - Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - Decorating for Christmas

December 4, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dogs Paw!" - National Cat Lover’s Month

November 25, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw! - National Pet Cancer Awareness Month!

November 20, 2020 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Giving Thanks!
(C) 2021, from The Dog's Paw!



November 6, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Adopt a Senior Pet Month - Dogs!



October 16, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw! - Bringing Puppy Home, Paw 2!

October 9, 2020 -  Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - Bringing Puppy Home, Paw 1




(C) Allen Pearson Photography
"Barks!"
(C) Allen Pearson Photography
September 11, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - Puppy Adoption and Supplies

September 4, 2020 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw!" - Adopting A Puppy, Supplies

August 28, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog’s Paw!" - Preparing to Adopt a Puppy and Budgets

August 21, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - Preparing to Adopt a Puppy

August 14, 2020 - Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - So You Want to Adopt a Puppy? Ready?

August 9, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - What Do You Wish Every New Pet Parent Knew? Paw 2!

July 31, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - What Do You Wish Every New Pet Parent Knew?

July 24, 2020 - Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - Celebrating Five Years

July 17, 2020Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - A Staycation With Your Dog

July 10, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - National Lost Pet Prevention Month

July 3, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - Going for a Ride with your Dog!

June 26, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog’s Paw!" – Considerations on a Theme of Adopting a Cat!

June 19, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - Adopt a Cat!

June 12, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - Adopt a Cat Month!

June 5, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - The Heat of the Summer and Your Dog!

May 29, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - The Art of Zeppa Studios and the Dog

May 22, 2020 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw!" - Preparing Your Dog for You’re Going Back to Work!

May 15, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "From the Dog’s Paw!" - Entertaining Your Cats!

May 8, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" - Make Dog Walking Fun!

May 1, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw!" - 2020 Virtual DogWalk and FunFest

April 24, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog’s Paw!" – National Pet First Aid Awareness Month

April 17, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw!" – Prevent Lyme Disease In Your Dog

April 10, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from the Dog's Paw!" – National Heartworm Awareness Month

April 3, 2020 -  Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - Facts About Cats
(C) 2020, Allen Pearson Photography
"Buddies at Manassas National Battlefield"
(C) 2021, Allen Pearson Photography

March 27, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw!" - COVID-19 and Your Pets

March 13, 2020 -  Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Black Dog and Cat Syndrome

February 28, 2020 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" My Human Learns From My Dog Rules Signs

February 21, 2020 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" - February is Spay/Neuter Month

February 14, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" - Dogs for Adoption!

February 8, 2020 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" - The Health Benefits of Adopting a Dog!

January 24, 2020 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" – So You Got a Dog for Christmas!

January 10, 2020 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" - Two Books for a Wintery Day

January 5, 2020 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" - Bark! A Meowy New Year!

December 20, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" - Year-End Donations Assist Dogs and Cats Find ‘Forever Homes’

December 13, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" - Giving a Dog as a Gift?

November 27, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" - Book Review: ‘84 Paws, A Life with Old Labs’ by Barbara Travis Osgood

November 22, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" - Thankful!

November 15, 2019 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" - Diabetes

November 11, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" – Ways to Give Back to Veterans

October 31, 2019 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - The Leading Cause of Death Among Dogs and Cats

October 25, 2019 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" – Cha cha cha cha choo choo train’ (Should have been published as: Trains, Automobiles and… BARKS...more Trains! Rail Safety)

October 10, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" - Is Your Dog Always Barking?

October 3, 2019  - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - How to Befriend the New Cat in Your Home!

September 27, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - from The Dog’s Paw - Give a Dog a Ride to a New Life!

September 20, 2019  - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Product Review: Woofies Reston-Herndon!

August 16, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - National Black Cat Appreciation Day

August 8, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Dog Booties and Other Tips for Hot Weather Fun

August 2, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Celebrating 4 Years

July 26, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - You Send Your Child to School, so Why Not Your Dog?

June 24, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog’s Paw" - National Pet Preparedness Month!

May 30, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Hikes Are More Challenging Than Walks

May 24, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - How is the Cat Adjusting

May 3, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - All About the Lab Walk and FunFest

April 26, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Is This Plant Safe For My Dog?

April 12, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Don't Make Dog's Look Bad

April 5, 2019 -  Fairfax County Times -"from The Dog's Paw" - Poison Awareness

March 29, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Remind Your Human Responsibilities of Dog Ownership

March 22, 2019 - Fairfax Times - "from The Dog's Paw" A Crate Isn't Designed for Punishment (Why Crate Train, Paw 2)

March 15, 2019 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Why to Crate Train Your Dog, Paw 1

March 8, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dogs Paw" - Over 5 Million U.S. Households Have Parrots as Pets
Dogs

March 1, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Pet Theft Awareness

February 23, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - National Cat Health Month

February 15, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Why Spay and Neuter

February 8, 2019 -  Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - What to do with Your Dog on a Winter Day

February 1, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - February is Dental Month

January 25, 2019 - Fairfax Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - A Home-Like Catmosphere and Catfe Diem!

January 18, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - I Need A Winter Coat too!"

January 11, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - January is Walk Your Human, er, Dog Month!
"Hey!"
(C) Allen Pearson Photography

January 4, 2019 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - A New Year, A New Dog

December 28, 2018 Fairfax County Times - WOOF! I Resolve To-

December 21, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - It's Time to Pawty

December 14, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Meow! The Cat Writes!

December 7, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - What Can Santa Bring You This Year?

November 30, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Decorating for the Holidays

November 23, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - MEOW! What is Thanksgiving

November 15, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - A Cat in the House

November 8, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Four Paws Salute To Our Veterans!

November 2, 2018 -Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Product Review: Ramp4Paws

October 19, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - I Don't Like Halloween!

October 12, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Veterinary Technicians Week

October 5, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - 'from The Dog's Paw - Hurricane Florence and Call to Pawction

"Samson"
(C) Allen Pearson Photography
September 20, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - My New Brother Samson

September 14, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Saluting the First Responders and Disaster Preparation

August 31, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Sea Turtles and Trains! Oh My!

August 10, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - Can You Take Me to School With You?

August 2, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Beach Day!

July 27, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Is the Dog Traveling Too?

July 20, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Bonded Pairs, Special Adoption Deal

July 13, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" A Dog Pawty!

July 5, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" On Being a Foster Dog Parent

June 29, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - On Being a Foster Dog Parent

June 22, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Fireworks and Dogs

June 14, 2018 - Fairfax County Times "from The Dog's Paw" - Summer Safety

June 8, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" What a Great Mission, K9CA!

"Meowsters!"
(C) Allen Pearson Photography
May 31, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Don't Let the Dog Drive the Car

May 24, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Pets for Patriots

May 17, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - For Safety's Sake! ID Your Dog!

May 11, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - The Right Way to Introduce a Dog to a Cat

May 3, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" Labs Loves Walks, Lab Walk 2018

April 27, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Cleaning Up the Mess

April 20, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Products for your Pawfect Pal!

April 5, 2018 Fairfax County Times - from The Dog's Paw" - The Best Time to Adopt a Dog

March 30, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Blessings of Senior Dogs

March 23, 2018 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Special Dogs in Need

March 16, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Are You Prepared?

March 9, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Dog Adoption, Is It Free?

March 2, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Dog adoption: What is your housekeeping style?

February 23, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - What Kind of Dog Do You Want to Add to Your Home?

February 16, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Considerations to Adopting a Dog

February 9, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Valentine's Day

February 2, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - All About You! And, Me too!

January 26, 2018 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - A Dog Pawty and Emergency Contacts

January 19, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Aquatic Paws

January 12, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Volunteering with Rescues

January 5, 2018 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - It's Doggone Cold Outside

December 29, 2017 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Happy Meowy Year


December 15, 2017 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Christmas Safety Tips

December 8, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - A Christmas Wish

December 1, 2017 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - The Importance of Veterinarian Visits

"Titan"
(C) Allen Pearson Photography
November 24, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Being Thankful








September 8, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - (Guest Writer) Boots and Paws

September 1, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Preparing Your Home for a Cat, Second Paw

August 25, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Preparing Your Home for a Cat

August 17, 2017 - Fairfax Times County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Cat Adoption, Fourth Paw

August 11, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Cat Adoption, Third Paw

August 4, 2017 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw Adopting A Cat, Second Paw

July 27, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Adopting A Cat, First Paw

July 21, 2017 -Fairfax County Times - from The Dog's Paw" - Black Dog Syndrome

July 14, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Travels With Your Dog

July 7, 2017 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" 2-Year-Anniversary

June 30, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - Missing Dogs and Fireworks

June 23, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - It's Hot Outside

June 16, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - A Cat's Purr to the Heart

June 09, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" - The Art of the Dog and Cat!

"Pups looking for a Home!"
(C) Allen Pearson Photography
June 02, 2017 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dogs Paw" Warrior Buddies Program

May 26, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dogs Paw" Memorial Day Salute

May 19, 2017 - Fairfax CountyTimes: "from The Dog's Paw - Once Upon a Dog's Tail Wag

May 12, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dogs Paw" Special Needs Dogs

May 05, 2017 Fairfax County Times - "from The Dogs Paw" Pet Preparedness: National Animal Preparedness Month

April 28, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dogs Paw" Mulch

April 20, 2017 - Fairfax County Times - "from The Dog's Paw" National Pet Month