What Second-chance Dogs Teach Us About Living With Purpose, Loving With Abandon, And Finding Joy In The Little Things

Book - 2017
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In Rescued , NYT bestselling author Peter Zheutlin interweaves stories and lessons from families who have welcomed rescue dogs into their homes with his own zany experiences adopting one for the first time in midlife to reveal what we can learn from these animals who were once lost and are now found. Blending keen insights and advice on navigating the complexities of caring for a rescue dog with humorous (and occasionally heart-wrenching) anecdotes, each chapter reveals important life lessons we can learn from second-chance dogs, such as-

- The truth about living with a rescued pet- it is not one continuous Hallmark moment
- How rescue dogs can heal us just like we heal them
- Surprising new ways they can teach us to rediscover and celebrate our joyous inner child, accept change gracefully, and forgive others and, most importantly, ourselves

For anyone who loves, lives with, or has ever wanted a dog, this irresistibly charming book will warm your heart and show how the dogs whose lives we've saved can change ours for the better too.
Publisher: New York, New York :, TarcherPerigee,, 2017.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780143131175
Characteristics: 225 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm


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