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2013-07-18 23:01:05

Dallas-based Park Cities Pet Sitter, Inc. Celebrates Jim Buck’s Life by Profiling What a Modern Day Dog Walker Looks Like. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 New York City is often credited as the birthplace of professional dog walking services. Jim Buck, who died this month at the age of 81, became the first professional dog walker in New York City in the 1960s. A native of the Upper East Side himself, Jim’s company, “Jim Buck’s School for Dogs” was started when a number of...

2012-11-14 20:20:35

OLYMPIA, Wash., Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jim Buck received the highest award from the forestry association at the Washington Forest Protection Association's (WFPA) 104(th) annual meeting last week. The award is in memory of the late Stu Bledsoe, a visionary and leader in the legislature, agriculture and forestry communities. The award goes to those "who have made a difference" in their careers, and in this case, made a difference in the future of forestry in Washington...