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The story of rose [electronic resource] : A Man and His Dog. Jon Katz.

Katz, Jon. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780345542656 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2012.

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Summary, etc.: From the acclaimed author of A Good Dog, Dog Days, and Going Home comes this eBook original—a poignant memoir that celebrates Jon Katz’s beloved border collie, Rose, and their transformative years together on Bedlam Farm.   “I like to say you get the dog you need,” Jon Katz writes, “and I don’t think any human ever needed a dog more than I needed Rose in the fall of 2003.” That year, Katz embarked on a quixotic quest, moving from the suburbs of New Jersey to a sprawling farm in upstate New York to pursue his dream of becoming a writer. And by his side was Rose, his unswervingly loyal and unflappable new dog.   Whether herding sheep on the rolling hillsides, rounding up the neighbors’ stray cows, or rescuing lambs on a freezing winter night, Rose had a nimble mind and a great love for work. Never wanting to be coddled, she watched over Bedlam Farm with singular focus and...
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Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Pets.
Genre: Electronic books.

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