Ordinary Dogs, Extraordinary Friendships

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Ordinary Dogs, Extraordinary Friendships

Stories of Loyalty, Courage, and Compassion

By Pam Flowers; Jason Baskin (Illustrator)

Alaska Northwest Books, Paperback, 9780882409160, 144pp.

Publication Date: August 15, 2013

Description
"Ordinary Dogs, Extraordinary Friendships" shares positive character traits explorer Pam Flowers has observed in her thirty-two years of working with dogs. Eleven spellbinding and valuable stories of wisdom, loyalty, courage, and even good judgment fill the pages of this book for dog lovers of all ages.


About the Author
Pam Flowers has spoken to more than 700,000 students and received the Gold Medal from the Society of Women Geographers. She has participated in nine Arctic expeditions, a through-hike of the Appalachian Trail, and shares her adventures with dogs in six books. www.pamflowers.com

Pam Flowers has spoken to more than 700,000 students at over 1,200 schools and has spoken at the Smithsonian, the St. Louis Science Center, and hundreds of public libraries. She is the fourteenth recipient of the Gold Medal from the Society of Woman Geographers, following in the footsteps of Amelia Earhart, Margaret Mead, and Jane Goodall. Pam was named an Outsider of the Year by Outside magazine. She has participated in nine arctic expeditions and completed a through-hike of the Appalachian Trail. Pam is the author of Ellie's Long Walk, Hug a Husky, Douggie and, along with Ann Dixon, is the coauthor of Alone across the Arctic: One Woman's Epic Journey By Dog Team and Big-Enough Anna.