A gala launch party for Darlene's newest book, Small Dogs, Big Hearts, took place at Especially For Pets in Newton, MA. Both dogs and their humans were treated to food tastings and a Freestyle Demo featuring an assortment of talented canines.

Left: Karen Pryor, the "mother of Clicker Training," introduces Darlene.


Left: Darlene and her friend Alan Alford, the emcee for the launch party.


Right: Darlene and Especially For Pets president, Michael DiTullio, toast the evening with Barktinis.

Right: Darlene and her p.r. intern, Alex Sholes.

Left: Darlene and Amy Lord, Especially For Pets Director of Business Development and Operations.



Photos by: Alex Sholes, Amy Lord and Stephanie Alford

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