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  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2014.
  • Distributor: New York : Charlesbridge Publishing, 2014.

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Summary, etc.: Ben is taking his dog, Aggie, to the vet to get spayed. When Aggie is nervous, Ben courageously says, "Be brave, Aggie!" Ben has a lot of questions for the vet, and when Ben finds out he has to leave Aggie at the doctor overnight, it's Ben who is not feeling so brave. This highlights the strong bond between child and pet, and acknowledges how hard it can be when your best friend isn't nearby.Then Ben has a rough time while Aggie is at the vet having surgery. He waits . . . and waits . . . and waits. He tries to keep himself busy, but it's just not the same at home without her. Finally the next day arrives, and it's time to bring Aggie home! But Aggie needs time to recover. She can't play like she usually does. Ben experiences the importance of being patient while caring for his pet.And when Aggie feels embarrassed about the cone she has to wear after her surgery, Ben looks at his sad dog and gets a great idea! He can turn her lampshade head into something that will make...
Subject: Children's Video.

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