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Great Dog Stories: Heartwarming Tales of Remarkable Dogs

Great Dog Stories: Heartwarming Tales of Remarkable Dogs

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by Roxanne Willems Snopek
     
 

From small mixed-breed pets to devoted work partners performing life-saving duties, dogs are remarkable and versatile creatures that enrich our lives immeasurably. Roxanne Willems Snopek shares 11 moving stories that illustrate the bonds between exceptional dogs and their owners. A service dog named Zephyr changes the life of celebrated children's author Jean

Overview

From small mixed-breed pets to devoted work partners performing life-saving duties, dogs are remarkable and versatile creatures that enrich our lives immeasurably. Roxanne Willems Snopek shares 11 moving stories that illustrate the bonds between exceptional dogs and their owners. A service dog named Zephyr changes the life of celebrated children's author Jean Little. Mojo, an aging black Labrador retriever, gives the gift of courage to a cancer-stricken young boy. A woman who rescues unwanted and abused dogs is herself saved by a pair of brave Rottweilers during a hike in the bush. Eve, a sheepdog with a fear of sheep, becomes the first civilian-owned dog to be certified as an RCMP Civilian Search and Rescue Dog. These inspiring tales of the love, dedication and intelligence of humankind's canine companions are certain to be treasured by all dog lovers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781926613970
Publisher:
Heritage House
Publication date:
08/10/2011
Series:
Amazing Stories
Pages:
126
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Roxanne Willems Snopek has been writing professionally for two decades. Her non-fiction has appeared in a variety of publications, from the Vancouver Sun and Reader's Digest to newsletters for Duke, Cornell and Tufts universities. Her short fiction has been included in the anthologies Half in the Sun and Blood on the Holly. Roxanne and her family live in Abbotsford, BC.

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