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One dog at a time : saving the strays of Afghanistan

Author: Pen Farthing
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Describes how the author's witness to the brutality of Afghanistan's dog-fighting activities prompted his intervention and led to his relationship with a freed canine, recounting how he helped create a makeshift pound for rescued and stray dogs.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Named Person: Pen Farthing; Pen Farthing
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pen Farthing
ISBN: 9780312607746 0312607741
OCLC Number: 471817676
Notes: "First pub. in great Britain by Ebury Press, an imprint of Ebury Publishing, a Random House Group company."--Title page verso.
Description: 308 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: No going back --
Covert operations --
Dogs of Now Zad --
Dog warden --
Rocket-propelled grenade --
Harriott and Oliver --
Jena --
Crazy Afghan --
Barakzai --
Lift off --
R & R --
Green green grass of home --
AK --
Santa's sleigh --
No more --
Laughing policemen --
Tight squeeze --
In with the new --
Patrol dogs --
Down the drain --
Dinner invitation --
Lewanay --
Taxi --
Over and out --
Homecomings.
Responsibility: Pen Farthing.

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Describes how the author's witness to the brutality of Afghanistan's dog-fighting activities prompted his intervention and led to his relationship with a freed canine, recounting how he helped create a makeshift pound for rescued and stray dogs.

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