Comet's Tale

How the Dog I Rescued Saved My Life

By Steven D. Wolf; Lynette Padwa
(Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, Hardcover, 9781616200459, 257pp.)

Publication Date: October 2012

Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover, Paperback

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"Comet s Tale" is a story about a friendship between two former winners, both a little down on their luck, who together stage a remarkable comeback. A former hard-driving attorney, Steven Wolf has reluctantly left his job and family and moved to Arizona for its warm winter climate. There he is drawn to a local group that rescues abused racing greyhounds. Although he can barely take care of himself because of a spinal condition, Wolf adopts Comet, an elegant cinnamon-striped racer. Or does Comet adopt Wolf?

In "Comet s Tale" we follow their funny and moving journey as Wolf teaches Comet to be a service dog. With her boundless enthusiasm and regal manners, Comet attracts new friends to Wolf s isolated world. And finally, she plays a crucial role in restoring his health, saving his marriage, and broadening his definition of success."

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