Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Magic of Dogs: 101 Tales of Family, Friendship & Fun

Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Magic of Dogs: 101 Tales of Family, Friendship & Fun

by Amy Newmark

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Overview

You'll recognize your own dog in this entertaining collection of stories about the surprising, amusing, heartwarming, and even magical things that our dogs do.

They come in all shapes, sizes, and personalities, but one thing is certain - our dogs are magical, beloved family members. These 101 heartwarming, humorous and completely true stories about our canine companions even include stories about the relationship between people and their dogs during the COVID-19 lockdown—the comfort they give, the dogs’ understanding of the crisis, and the adoption of new rescue dogs by families. These amazing stories are sure to touch every dog lover’s soul. You'll be left with a renewed love, affection and appreciation for your dog and all the magical moments she provides. Royalties from the book will support the nation's oldest animal welfare organization, American Humane.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781611590678
Publisher: Chicken Soup for the Soul
Publication date: 07/14/2020
Pages: 368
Sales rank: 59,889
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Amy Newmark is Publisher and Editor-in-Chief at Chicken Soup for the Soul.

Table of Contents

1 Magical Miraculous Dogs

1 Hope in Red David Weiskircher 1

2 Love at First Sight AJ (Cross) Nunes 5

3 Dogged Determination Linda Kinnamon 8

4 My Two Grand-dogs Jill Burns 12

5 Angels Don't Always Have Wings Deborah Kellogg 15

6 Always with Me, Still Amanda Sue Creasey 18

7 Pandemic Puppy Jill Burns 21

8 The Commission Kelly Frances Hanes 24

9 Lazarus, Come Forth Marisa Hanna 27

10 Quarantine Tank Rebecca Edmisten 30

11 Golden Mystics Jeanne Felfe 33

2 Natural Therapist

12 When Peter Met Annie Holly Green 38

13 Dogs Are the Best Medicine Leslie Wibberley 42

14 Misunderstood Tanya Sousa 45

15 The Miracle Worker Leslie C. Schneider 48

16 On the Job Tracy Beckerman 51

17 Small Victories Ashley Simpson 55

18 Witten's Story Judy Quan 59

19 Hershey's Visit Holly Green 62

20 A Golden Opportunity Michele Turk 66

21 Puppy Power Cheri Bunch 69

22 In Times of Trouble Pat Wahler 72

3 Meant to Be

23 And Ringo Was His Name-O Sergio Del Bianco 75

24 Tundra's Clone Jeanie Jacobson 79

25 A Visit to the Scrappy Yard Cathi LaMarche 83

26 From Puddle to Poodle Delores E. Topliff 87

27 Destiny Dogs Janette Aldridge 90

28 A Puff of Magic Lesley Belcourt 94

29 Finding Bleu Tim Law 97

30 My Beloved Kathyn Leier 101

31 A Senior Dog Named Ernest Peggy Frezon 104

32 Prayer and Garage Sales PeggySue Wells 108

33 For the Love of Greta L.M. Lush 111

4 What a Character!

34 Ding Dong Doggy Julie Theel 116

35 What's in the Bag? Lee E. Pollock 119

36 Fiber Diet Eilley Cooke 121

37 The Honey Trap Jennifer Watts 123

38 Hide and Seek Gwen Cooper 126

39 A Pup with a Purpose Carol Graham 129

40 Say Cheese! Thomas Canfield 132

41 Our Suspicious Shih Tzu Diane Stark 135

42 Floor Phobia Rose Eaton 138

43 A Ruff Game Jerry Zezima 141

5 A Dog's Purpose

44 Officer Rambo Jack Byron 144

45 Certified Puppy Love Elizabeth Gardner 148

46 Good Listener Patricia Ann Rossi 151

47 Sadie by My Side L.M. Lush 153

48 Absolutely Worth It Joan Oen 157

49 LiLi's Story Judy Quan 161

50 Sharing Barney Ray Weaver 164

51 The Nanny Has Paws Courtney McKinney-Whitaker 168

52 FaceTimmg with the Dog Maria Sterling 171

53 Unemployed Katie Avagliano 174

6 What I Learned from the Dog

54 Transforming Hami Andrea Arthur Owan 179

55 Lilly Keith Manos 183

56 The Greatest Lesson Learned Joshua J. Mark 186

57 Walking Bug Judy Salcewicz 189

58 Focus, Calm, and Discipline Ilana Long 192

59 Unleashed Connie Kaseweter Pullen 195

60 You Can't Hide Your Heart from a Dog Betsy S. Franz 198

61 A Higher Purpose Candy Fox 201

62 Sun Dog Julie A. Sellers 205

7 Melting Hearts

63 A Diplomatic Dog in Paris Anne Gruner 208

64 For Now and Forever Sheryl Green 212

65 Raising a Family Alice Klies 216

66 Bear Paw Gwen Cooper 219

67 Letters from Akua Jack Byron 222

68 The Power of Love Kat Crawford 226

69 Darkest Before the Dawn Melissa Richards 230

70 Best in Show Anita Lear Gonzales 233

71 The Smartest Dog Ever Ruth Penderghast 236

72 Converting Shaggy Capi Cloud Cohen 240

73 How I Fell in Love with a Pit Bull, Scott Elliff 243

8 Who Rescued Who?

74 Bake Bubba Happy Donna L. Roberts 249

75 A Rescue Tale Janet Warren Lane 253

76 Just in Time Mary Cook 256

77 Afraid David-Matthew Barnes 259

78 A Pitiful Scrap of Life Elizabeth Atwater 262

79 When Bo Saved His New Family Lisa Workman 265

80 Three Pounds of Love Chase Bernstein 268

81 Tail of Serendipity Kate Fellowes 271

82 A Breath from Bear Jennifer Oramas 274

9 Living in the Moment

83 Flying Blind Julie Stielstra 278

84 The Case of the Missing Hot Springs Zach Hively 281

85 Our Corn Dog Glenda Ferguson 285

86 Everyday Joy C.H. MacDonald 288

87 The Cycle of Life Tracy Marsh 289

88 Zoey's Simple Blessings Terri L. Knight 293

89 Off Leash Meghan Byers 297

90 Learning to Sit Jennifer Kennedy 299

91 Happy Tail Irish Beth Maddock 302

92 Thanksgiving Run Lisa Price 305

10 Best Friends

93 The Magic of Bentley Jeff Marzick 308

94 His Inner Clock Marya Morin 312

95 A New Snoopy for Grandma Agnes Annie Lisenby 316

96 First Comes Love VickiJolene Lindley Reece 319

97 Fate Brought Me Dylan Morgan St. James 323

98 Smooth Talker Roz Warren 326

99 The Crayons and the Bone Sarah elizabeth 329

100 Fuzzer Jenny Pavlovic 332

101 The Houdinis and Me Eva Carter 335

Meet Our Contributors 338

Meet Amy Newmark 351

Thank You 353

About American Humane 354

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