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"Fifteen Dogs" wins Canada Reads

book cover image: fifteen dogs

Canada Reads is an annual 'battle of the books' competition.  It is organized, hosted and broadcast by the CBC.  This year's winner is Andre Alexis' "Fifteen Dogs"

The dog merchants

book cover image: the dog merchants

As a dog owner, over the years, I have noticed that there seems to be almost a line drawn between rescue dog  people and purebred dog people. 

No dog should die alone

book cover image: my old dog

Now that is a headline that grabs attention.  As it should. 

When the dog meets the baby

book cover image: Good dog, happy baby : preparing your dog for the arrival of your child

Bringing a new baby home is an exciting time for everyone in the family.  With everyone cooing, cuddling and adoring the new arrival you need to make sure no one is left out of this momentous occasion and that includes the dog.

Thunder Dog

Thunder dog book cover image

First came the boom - the loud, deep, unapologetic bellow that seemed to erupt from the very core of the earth.

Silver Birch Non-fiction Review: No Shelter Here: Making the World a Kinder Place for Dogs

Do you love dogs?  I do!!  A lot.  And I thought I knew about the sad stories of dogs abandoned to pounds or left on the streets but this book lets you see even more of the real world that dogs - dogs all over the world - live in.&nb