Senior Editor Christi McDonald asks Krista Droop about her life and work in the sport of dogs. The talented photographer and advertising specialist credits the breeder of one of her Toy Fox Terriers with introducing her to dog shows. Learn who inspires Krista in her work and who created some of her most prized possessions.
“You can’t go home again,” wrote novelist Thomas Wolf, but don’t tell that to Blogger-in-Chief Billy Wheeler. He’s in the Rocky Mountains this weekend where he spent many happy days hunting and fishing as a kid. In his personal essay today, Billy writes about the area’s natural beauty, its high altitude and the top-tier show dogs he’s gone back home to see.
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You Can Go Home Again
By Billy Wheeler
As I prepare to depart today for Colorado and this weekend’s Greeley Kennel Club shows, I cheerfully challenge Thomas Wolfe’s admonition of “You can’t go home again.”
My family moved to Colorado when I was just five years old and my memory is awash with idyllic images of the state. After a happy life that has taken me into almost every corner of these United States, three locations stand out as emblems of the majesty of our country, the Grand Canyon, The California coastline in Big Sur, and the Rocky Mountains. more
Best In Show Daily’s Who’s Who: Krista Droop
By Christi McDonald
Professional photographer, graphic designer and advertising specialist Krista Droop, whose work occasionally appears on this site, answers Best In Show Daily’s questions for interesting people in the sport of dogs. more