Unlikely Friendships: DOGS

By Jennifer S. Holland (author) | Format: Paperback / softback | Rating:

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Review This sweet, beautifully photographed title will elicit broad smiles from dog lovers and photography fans. Library Journal The awh- and awe-inspiring stories and photographs in Unlikely Friendships: Dogs feature my favorite combinations: canines with all critters furred, feathered, and scaled, dogs with people, and, of course dogs with dogs. I was amused, moved and at times astonished. I shouldn t have been: Dogs rule and these unlikely friendships delight. Cat Warren, author of the New York Times bestseller What the Dog Knows: Scent, Science, and the Amazing Ways Dogs Perceive the World This wonderful book shows the enormous capacity of dogs for love and friendship. The stories here are fabulous, uplifting, and a joy to read, letting us know how much we still have to learn about the dogs we live with. Con Slobodchikoff, Ph.D., author of Chasing Doctor Dolittle: Learning the Language of Animals Dogs win our hearts because they are all heart, and Holland s new book is packed with stories of canine big-heartedness. Her well-told tales from a rescued Chihuahua who pals around with a chicken to a Bernese mountain dog who s a lifeguard will remind you of all we love about dogs and why we cannot live without them. Certain to be a big hit with dog lovers everywhere. Virginia Morell, author of the New York Times bestseller Animal Wise: How We Know Animals Think and Feel""This sweet, beautifully photographed title... will elicit broad smiles from dog lovers and photography fans.

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"This sweet, beautifully photographed title. will elicit broad smiles from dog lovers and photography fans." -Library Journal

"The awh- and awe-inspiring stories and photographs in Unlikely Friendships: Dogs feature my favorite combinations: canines with all critters furred, feathered, and scaled, dogs with people, and, of course-dogs with dogs. I was amused, moved-and at times astonished. I shouldn't have been: Dogs rule and these unlikely friendships delight."
-Cat Warren, author of the New York Times bestseller What the Dog Knows: Scent, Science, and the Amazing Ways Dogs Perceive the World

"This wonderful book shows the enormous capacity of dogs for love and friendship. The stories here are fabulous, uplifting, and a joy to read, letting us know how much we still have to learn about the dogs we live with."
-Con Slobodchikoff, Ph.D., author of Chasing Doctor Dolittle: Learning the Language of Animals

"Dogs win our hearts because they are all heart, and Holland's new book is packed with stories of canine big-heartedness. Her well-told tales-from a rescued Chihuahua who pals around with a chicken to a Bernese mountain dog who's a lifeguard-will remind you of all we love about dogs and why we cannot live without them. Certain to be a big hit with dog lovers everywhere."
-Virginia Morell, author of the New York Times bestseller Animal Wise: How We Know Animals Think and Feel

Author Biography

Jennifer S. Holland is a contributing writer for National Geographic. She has also written for, among others, The Discovery Channel, NPR, and The New York Times, specializing in science and natural history.

 

Contents

Contents

Introduction . . . 1

The Two-Wheeled Chihuahua and the Silkie Chicken . . . 7
The Rottweiler and the Wolf Pup* . . . 13
The Dog Who Walked with Lions . . . 17
The Bernese Mountain Dog and the Ferret . . . 23
The Salty Dog and the Dolphins* . . . 29
The Miniature Horse and the Terrier . . . 33
The Goat and the Pit Bull* . . . 39
The Dogs, the Meerkat, the Raccoon, and the Pig . . . 45
The Devoted Dachshund and Her Feline Charge . . . 53
The Pit Bull and the Tortoise . . . 59
The Fox and the Hound* . . . 65
The Belgian Malinois and the Pygmy Owl . . . 71
The Elephant and the Stray Dog* . . . 77
The Harzer Fuchs and His Woodland Nursery . . . 81

Acknowledgments . . . 88

*Classic story from Unlikely Friendships or Unlikely Loves.

Product Specifications

Format
Paperback / softback
Publisher
Workman Publishing Company
Pages
237
Language
English
Series
Unlikely Friendships
Date Published
1 August 2016
Publication Place
New York (State)
Imprint
Workman
Size
181 x 203 x 21
Volume
Dogs
ISBN
9780761187288
Contributors
Subject(s)

Photographs: collections

Animals & society

Dogs as pets

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