Over their 6 year relationship, Tara Houston and her dog have taught each other quite a bit. He knows how to sit, shake, and say 'Hi,' and she knows how to avoid some pitfalls that plagued her prior to her dog-induced lifestyle changes. She's helped him become a snuggly loving dog and he’s helped make her a better artist and educator.
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BY JENNY FEUERPEIL
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@ VOL 4
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@ VOL 5
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BY CATHY O'HARA WEISS
@ VOL 28
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