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Ghost Stories of Pets and Animals

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Is it possible that there are family pets so loyal they return even after death? Some people report experiencing the sensation of a cat rubbing up against a pant leg after their favorite feline has gone to its reward. Or what of the long-standing tales in British folklore of spectral dogs--a traditional omen of death? Could it be that animals have spirits that continue to haunt the earthly realm after they have died? Learn more in this fascinating account.
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Overview

Is it possible that there are family pets so loyal they return even after death? Some people report experiencing the sensation of a cat rubbing up against a pant leg after their favorite feline has gone to its reward. Or what of the long-standing tales in British folklore of spectral dogs--a traditional omen of death? Could it be that animals have spirits that continue to haunt the earthly realm after they have died? Learn more in this fascinating account.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781894877367
  • Publisher: Lone Pine Publishing
  • Publication date: 2/17/2004
  • Series: Ghost House Series
  • Pages: 208
  • Age range: 9 years
  • Product dimensions: 5.25 (w) x 8.25 (h) x 0.56 (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6
Introduction 7
Chapter 1 History and Mystery
The Tower of Anguish 9
The Ghost Dog of Ballechin Manor 14
Gef, the Talking Mongoose 19
The Star Inn's Ghost Dog 23
A Weird Menagerie 24
A Saint's Faithful Friend 27
The Boy Who Drew Cats 34
Chapter 2 Black Dogs
The Beast of Bungay 46
The Legend of the Moddey Dhoo 52
The Treasure Dog of Lyme Regis 65
The Death Dog of Newgate Prison 71
Doom Dog of the Hanging Hills 75
Chapter 3 Animal Spirits of American History
Old Raridan 82
The Ghost Horses of Palo Duro Canyon 85
The Red Ghost 91
Lincoln's Funeral Horses 95
The Demon Cat of Capitol Hill 100
Chapter 4 Strange Tales from Today
Scratches at the Door 105
White Guardian Dogs 108
Uncle Hart's Cat-haunted Chair 117
The Moose That Wasn't There 124
The Whoosh Cat 129
Hounded! 133
The Thing in the Middle of Nowhere 141
Chapter 5 Pranks Gone Bad
The Dog Girl 151
Demon Dogs of The Party Place 155
The Screaming Cat 160
Chapter 6 Pets Return
A Hungry Kitty 172
Lucy's Favorite Pillow 176
The Diagnosis 178
Simon's Sympathy 183
Cyrano's Farewell 188
Home from the Road 193
A Message from Moby 199
Delilah 203
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