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A dog named boo: how one dog and one woman rescued each other - and the lives they transformed along the way [electronic resource]. Lisa J Edwards.

Edwards, Lisa J. (Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2012.

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Summary, etc.: She thought she was rescuing an abandoned puppy. Turns out, he was rescuing her.The last thing Lisa Edwards needed was a new dog. But when she came across an abandoned litter on Halloween, her heart went out to the runt who walked into walls and couldn't steady his feet. Lisa--healing from past abuse and battling constant pain from a chronic medical condition--saw a bit of herself in little Boo. And when he snuggled, helpless, against her, she knew he was meant to be hers.The dunce of obedience class with poor eyesight and a clumsy gait, Boo was the least likely of heroes. Yet with his unflappable spirit and boundless love, Boo has changed countless lives through his work as a therapy dog--helping a mute six-year-old boy to speak, coaxing movement from a paralyzed girl and stirring life in a ninety-four-year-old nun with Alzheimer's. But perhaps Boo's greatest miracle is the way he transformed Lisa's life, giving her the greatest gift of...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Toronto, Ontario : Harlequin Nonfiction, 2012. Requires .
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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