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Meet Deirdre Franklin

The founder, president, and soul behind Pinups for Pitbulls

Pinups for Pitbulls

Deirdre Franklin is the founder, president, and soul behind Pinups for Pitbulls, Inc., an education and advocacy group that helps shelters and animal rescues around the country. She earned her Master's degree in public policy at Drexel University and wrote her thesis on breed discriminatory laws. She has garnered many accolades for her efforts in dog advocacy, including the Wallace Award, by championing the relationship in the human-canine bond. Deirdre will be doing book signings at her booth and speaking throughout the weekend! (

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Deirdre Franklin