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From Chicken Soup for the Horse Lover's Soul II

Contents

Introduction

1. ON COMPANIONSHIP AND COMMITMENT

The Heart of a Champion Alison Gieschen

Abandoned Hay Kathleen Hooks

The Wonder Pony Lauren Thoma

Of Wind and Dreams Jane Middelton-Moz

B.J.’s Way Vikki Marshall

Strips of Ribbon Sandra Newell

Side by Side, Together Again Sissy Burggraf

Compassion, Thy Name Is Anna Fred Glueckstein

Dawn Magic Lori Hein

Found and Lost Tracy Van Buskirk

On Call Anne Hope

The Little Clydesdale That Could Dawn Stumm

Those Chosen by the Horse Valerie Shull

A Final Texas Sunset Jeanna C. Godfrey, D.V.M.

2. HORSES AS TEACHERS

Bending the Rules Janet Steinberg

God’s Gift Mikkel Becker

The Will to Survive Carrol Abel

When the Student Becomes the Teacher Dawn Hill

Summer Treasures Jane Middelton-Moz

Horse D’oeuvres Lawrence Schimel

The Horse That Taught Me to Fly Marty Rice as told to Marty Becker

A Prince of a Horse Janice Willard, D.V.M., M.S.

Tough Decisions Barbara S. Greenstreet

Mr. Feelin’ Good Tracy Schumer

The String Evelyn B. Hanggi, M.S., Ph.D.

A Bridge Beyond Heidi Bylsma

Hero of the Week Susan Winslow

3. HORSES AS HEALERS

Gracie Wendy Wade Morton, D.V.M.

A Mustang Night Cheryl Dudley

The Quiet Man Tom Maupin

Let Me Say “Thank You” Kim Morton

The Little Horse That Heals Leslie A. Paradise with Jan Clare

Helping Hooves Jennifer Williams, Ph.D.

A Gambler’s Instinct Kathryn Navarra

Peanut Cooky McClung

Not All Art Hangs in Galleries Janice Willard, D.V.M., M.S.

The Winged Horse Joyce Stark

The Glory of an Imperfect Resurrection Linda K. Hren

4. A SPECIAL BOND

Sandy’s Miracle Sissy Burggraf

Wind Spirit Katrina L. Wood

For the Love of Racehorses Merri Melde

Class and CourageEileen Watkins

Dirty Trick Lawrence Schimel

Angels in Winter Therese Evans

The Fifty-Cent Ride Jean Stewart

On My Left Side Katie Reynolds

A Work of Art Renee Chambers

Finding My Way Home Melissa Dymock

A Friend Like No Other Jennifer Forsberg Meyer

Second Chances Stephanie Shertzer Lawson

A Procession for Kohen Sissy Burggraf

5. JUST HORSIN’ AROUND

The Good Deed Amelia Gagliano

Oats in My Pocket Cindy Johnson Harper

Horse Laugh Teresa Becker

Easy Boot Bridge Vicki Austin

Begin with the End in Mind Marty Becker

Auction Madness Carrie Young

Kids Bounce, Adults Don’t! Jan Westmark

The View Between My Horse’s Ears Karen Bumgarner

Southern Spirit Janie Dempsey Watts

Therapeutic Intervention Nancy Bailey

Horse Mania—An Incurable Affliction Jacklyn Lee Lindstrom

Who Is Jack Canfield?

Who Is Mark Victor Hansen?

Who Are the Coauthors?

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