CONTENTS

From Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover's Soul

Contents

Introduction

1. ON LOVE

Delayed Delivery Cathy Miller

Becky and the Wolf Penny Porter

Friends Karen Del Tufo

When Snowball Melted Bonnie Compton Hanson

Heartstrings Susan Race

A Different Kind of Angel Penny Porter

Home Joe Kirkup

Innocent Homeless Lori S. Mohr

Priorities Terri Crisp and Samantha Glen

Pepper’s Place Dawn Uittenbogaard

2. PETS AS TEACHERS

The Gift of Subira Bettie B. Youngs, Ph.D., Ed.D.

Things We Can Learn from a Dog Joy Nordquist

The Star of the Rodeo Larry Paul Kline

Life Lessons from Lovebirds Vickie Lynne Agee

3. PETS AS HEALERS

The Gift of Courage Roxanne Willems Snopek Raht

Saddle Therapy Sherri Perkins as told to Bill Holton

Kitty Magic Lynn A. Kerman

The Golden Years Yvonne A. Martell

Swimming with Dolphins Roberta (Rusty) VanSickle

There’s a Squirrel in My Coffee! Bill Goss

Finders Keepers Leona Campbell

Seeing Kathe Neyer

Guardian Angels Richard Wolkomir

A Real Charmer Lynne Layton Zielinski

Socks Steve Smith

Jenny and Brucie Cerie L. Couture, D.V.M.

An Extra Ten Minutes Mary Marcdante

4. CELEBRATING THE BOND

The Rescue Terri Crisp and Samantha Glen

Lucky to Be Alive Christine E. Belleris

Dog of War Joe Kirkup

Turkeys Bailey White

Tiny and the Oak Tree Dennis K. McIntosh, D.V.M.

The Captain David E. Sykes

The Woman Who Took Chickens Under Her Wing Earl Holliman

Miracles Do Happen Paul H. King, D.V.M.

Darlene Sara (Robinson) Mark, D.V.M.

The Little Dog That Nobody Wanted Jan K. Stewart Bass

5. AMAZING ANIMALS

Buffalo Games Gary Paulsen

Doctola Herbert J. (Reb) Rebhan, D.V.M.

A Mother’s Love David Giannelli

Daughter of Sunshine Carol Kline

The Eyes of Tex Honzie L. Rodgers

The Christmas Mouse Diane M. Smith

Juneau’s Official Greeter Roberta Sandler

Simon Rosamond M. Young

6. ON COMPANIONSHIP

The Ugly Pupling Angel Di Benedetto

Babblers Anonymous Kathleen M. Muldoon

A Damaged Dog Roma Ihnatowycz

A French Cat Jean Brody

Barney Gregg Bassett

Mousekeeping Faith McNulty

The Cat and the Grizzly Dave Siddon as told to Jane Martin

Fine Animal Gorilla Francine (Penny) Patterson, Ph.D.

7. SAYING GOOD-BYE

Forever Rocky S. C. Edwards

The Lone Duck Marion Bond West

With These Hands Marty Becker, D.V.M.

Soul to Soul Carolyn Butler with Laurel Lagoni

The Rainbow Bridge Paul C. Dahm

Rites of Passage Robin Downing, D.V.M.

Saying Good-Bye Carol Kline

Toto’s Last Christmas Janet Foley, D.V.M.

8. PETCETERA

Good Neighbors Marion Bond West

The Cat and the Cat Burglar Laya Schaetzel-Hawthorne

Sing We Noel Toni Fulco

Marty Had a Little Lamb Marty Becker, D.V.M.

The Ice Breaker Diane Williamson

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie Susan F. Roman

The Legacy Jeff Werber, D.V.M.

The Truth About Annie Judy Doyle

A Vet’s Wages George Baker, D.V.M.

Who Is Jack Canfield?

Who Is Mark Victor Hansen?

Who Is Marty Becker?

Who Is Carol Kline?

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