Lipstick and the Leash  by Camilla Gray-Nelson

The Dog Writers Association of America held its annual meeting in Manhattan on February 13, 2013. That evening they presented Camilla Gray-Nelson with top honors, naming her book, LIPSTICK AND THE LEASH: DOG TRAINING A WOMAN’S WAY, as the best dog book of 2012. Camilla Gray-Nelson is a noted trainer. She lives in California where she is known as the ‘Dog Talk Diva’.

Here’s part of the press release: “During a gala event at the Affinia Manhattan Hotel and with a who’s who of American dog writers in attendance, author Camilla Gray-Nelson received the evening’s top honor when LIPSTICK AND THE LEASH: Dog Training a Woman’s Way, was named Best Book of 2012 by the Dog Writers Association of America (DWAA). In addition to receiving the organization’s top writing award, the book was also awarded the Maxwell Medallion for Best Training Book. The awards ceremony which many see as the “Oscars” of the dog world, coincided with activities leading up to the Westminster Dog Show held on February 10th, 2013.”


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