How to throw a birthday party for your dog (like TODAY’s 1-year-old Charlie!)

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TODAY puppy Charlie has just turned 1, so Kimberly Schlegel Whitman, author of “Dog Parties: Entertaining Your Party Animals,” visits the show with an array of great ideas for a puppy party, including salty dog cocktails, “pups in a blanket” snacks, and a bone-shaped piñata filled with dog treats. (By TODAY with our sponsor PetSmart.)