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The Second-chance Dog

A Love Story

By Jon Katz

A New York Times Bestselling Author Written with stunning emotional clarity and full of warm yet practical wisdom, The Second-Chance Dog is a testament to how animals can make us better people, and how it's never too late to find love.In 2007, Jon Katz met artist Maria Wulf and felt an immediate connection with her. But a formidable obstacle stood in the way: Maria's dog, Frieda. A rottweiler-shepherd mix, Frieda had been abandoned by her previous owners and had lived in the wild for years. To Maria, Frieda was sweet and loyal. But she was also ferociously protective and barely tamed. It was clear: To win over Maria, Jon would have to gain Frieda's affection as well.

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Publish Date

2013

ISBN

9781410464279


Format: Large Print
Author: Katz, Jon
Summary: In 2007, Jon Katz met artist Maria Wulf and felt an immediate connection with her. But a formidable obstacle stood in the way: Maria's dog, Frieda. A rottweiler-shepherd mix, Frieda had been abandoned by her previous owners and had lived in the wild for years. To Maria, Frieda was sweet and loyal. But she was also ferociously protective and barely tamed. It was clear: To win over Maria, Jon would have to gain Frieda's affection as well.
Title: The second-chance dog : a love story / Jon Katz.
Publisher Date: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press/Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.
Subject: Katz, Jon. Wulf, Maria. Man-woman relationships -- Biography. Dogs -- Biography. Human-animal relationships. Dog owners -- Biography. Women artists -- Biography. Farm life -- New York (State) -- Washington County. Dogs -- Behavior -- Anecdotes. Large type books. Washington County (N.Y.)
Isbn: 9781410464279 (hardcover : lg. print) 141046427X (hardcover : lg. print)
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Call Number: LP 636.70097 Kat
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Format: Large Print
Author: Katz, Jon, author.
Summary: In 2007, Jon Katz met artist Maria Wulf and felt an immediate connection with her. But a formidable obstacle stood in the way: Maria's dog, Frieda. A rottweiler-shepherd mix, Frieda had been abandoned by her previous owners and had lived in the wild for years. To Maria, Frieda was sweet and loyal. But she was also ferociously protective and barely tamed. It was clear: To win over Maria, Jon would have to gain Frieda's affection as well.
Title: The second-chance dog : a love story / Jon Katz.
Edition: Large print edition.
Publisher, Date: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press/Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.
Description: 367 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series: Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
Series: Thorndike Press large print nonfiction series.
Subjects: Katz, Jon.
Subjects: Wulf, Maria.
Subjects: Man-woman relationships -- Biography.
Subjects: Dogs -- Biography.
Subjects: Human-animal relationships.
Subjects: Dog owners -- Biography.
Subjects: Women artists -- Biography.
Subjects: Farm life -- New York (State) -- Washington County.
Subjects: Dogs -- Behavior -- Anecdotes.
Subjects: Large type books.
Subjects: Washington County (N.Y.)
Contents: The dog who kept men away -- The dog nobody wanted -- The studio barn -- I'll wait, no obligations -- The dating game (sort of) -- Me and Davy Crockett at the Alamo -- Frieda's war -- The beef jerky campaign -- The show-your-art guru -- Willfulness and progress -- Brownie -- Dreams do come true -- "She saved our lives" -- Into the wild -- The lesson of the Asian pear -- Dancing naked in the snow -- "Obedience and love" -- The Christmas miracle -- My happy ending -- Epilogue: Frieda in autumn -- A note to the reader.
LCCN: 2013036221
ISBN: 9781410464279 (hardcover : lg. print)
ISBN: 141046427X (hardcover : lg. print)
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Available Copies: 2
Total Copies: 2
Call Number: LP 636.70097 Kat