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Miracle dogs : rescue stories

Author: Liz Stavrinides
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Michigan : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2015. ©2014
Series: Thorndike Press large print nonfiction series.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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78 million dogs live as pets in the USA. These are the lucky ones. Five to seven million companion animals enter shelters every year, and more than half are euthanized due to the lack of space. Miracle Dogs celebrates and honors the rescuers and the dogs whose lives they've saved. It features both stories and photographs of dog rescuers, dog trainers, and rescue organizations such as The Gentle Barn and Tamar  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Anecdotes
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Liz Stavrinides
ISBN: 9781410476999 1410476995
OCLC Number: 893898745
Description: 411 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print nonfiction series.
Responsibility: Liz Stavrinides.

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78 million dogs live as pets in the USA. These are the lucky ones. Five to seven million companion animals enter shelters every year, and more than half are euthanized due to the lack of space. Miracle Dogs celebrates and honors the rescuers and the dogs whose lives they've saved. It features both stories and photographs of dog rescuers, dog trainers, and rescue organizations such as The Gentle Barn and Tamar Geller's Operation Heroes and Hounds, along with celebrity pet owners such as Chevy Chase, Hoda Kotb, Bob Einstein, Amanda Hearst, Jamie Lynn Siegler, and Lance Bass. Each story includes portraits of the dog and its new family, followed by a concise, compelling narrative detailing the dog's journey to its new home.

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