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Summary: Peggy is a happy-go-lucky secretary who is a great friend, employee, and sister. She lives alone with her beloved dog Pencil. But when Pencil unexpectedly dies, Peggy must find meaning in her life.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY YEA

Klimo, Kate

Summary: A stray dog's moving tale about life with Abraham Lincolnour sixteenth American president and a true animal lover!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

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Summary: The Mystery Inc. gang welcomes new members in the all-new series. It follows the grand tradition of the Scooby-Doo team ups and takes the idea to hilarious new heights. Faced with some of their toughest mysteries yet, Fred, Daphne, Velma, Shaggy, and Scooby-Doo will join forces with some of the biggest names in celebrity and pop culture including NBA superstar Chris Paul, recording artist Sia,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV SCO

Stormzand, Mark

Summary: A compilation of escapades and adventures of a forester and his various canine companions. The stories cover the decades between 1975 and 2015, stretching from Idaho to Maine. Often hilarious and always a good lesson learned, this memoir is heartwarming and full of life knowledge gained from the perspective of a career working in the great outdoors.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mission Point Press 2018

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3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 STORMZAND, MARK STO

Montalván, Luis Carlos

Summary: "Following the success of his New York Times bestseller, Until Tuesday, Iraq War veteran Luis Carlos Montalván takes to the road with his beloved Golden Retriever service dog, Tuesday, advocating for America's wounded warriors and for each other. Luis's first book sparked a national conversation about service dogs and PTSD. In this spectacular new memoir, he and Tuesday bring their healing...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MONTALVAN, LUIS CARLOS MON

Knapp, Caroline

Summary: Examines the rich and complicated terrain of human-animal relationships.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 1999

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 636.7 KNA

Kukla, Lauren

Summary: "All animals deserve safety. But sometimes they are mistreated and misunderstood. Jack Hanna improves conditions for zoo animals. He teaches the world about wildlife and protects their habitats. Look inside to follow Hanna on his journey to become an animal expert. Then explore the rest of the Awesome Animal Heroes series to meet other animal champions who dedicated their lives to making a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 HAN

Zheutlin, Peter

Summary: On the cusp of turning 65, a man and his beloved rescue dog of similar vintage take a poignant, often bemusing, and keenly observed journey across America and discover a big-hearted, welcoming country filled with memorable characters, a new-found appreciation for the life they temporarily left behind, and a determination to live more fully in the moment as old age looms. Inspired by John...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2019

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Summary: Daphne, Shaggy and Scooby-Doo are on the case for 13 of the world's meanest ghosts.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. Entertainment 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV SCO

Summary: In this film essay, multimedia artist Laurie Anderson presents a monologue touching upon her relationship with her rat terrier Lolabelle, the death of her mother, the heightening of surveillance following 9/11, and other topics.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF HEA

Kugler, Rob

Summary: "Rob Kugler's A Dog Named Beautiful is an uplifting and unforgettable story of a US Marine, his extraordinary dog, and the road trip of a lifetime."--Provided by publisher. US Marine Rob Kugler not only gave a year of his life in service to his country, but he had also lost a brother in the fighting. Lost in grief, Rob found solace and relief in the one thing that never failed to put a smile on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KUG

O'Grey, Eric

Summary: "Eric O'Grey was 150 pounds overweight, depressed, and sick. After a lifetime of failed diet attempts, and the onset of type 2 diabetes, O'Grey went to a new doctor, who surprisingly prescribed a shelter dog. And that's when O'Grey met Peety: an overweight, middle-aged, and forgotten dog who, like O'Grey, had seen better days. The two adopted each other and began an incredible journey, forming...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 O'GREY, ERIC OGR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B OGREY OGR

Chesney, Will

Summary: "The powerful true story of a SEAL Team Six member and military dog handler, and the dog that saved his life. Two dozen Navy SEALs descended on Osama bin Laden's compound in May 2011. After the mission, only one name was made public: Cairo, a Belgian Malinois and military working dog. This is Cairo's story, and that of his handler, Will Chesney, a member of SEAL Team Six whose life would be...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CHESNEY, WILL CHE

May, Meredith

Summary: "Meredith May recalls the first time a honeybee crawled on her arm. She was five years old, her parents had recently split and suddenly she found herself in the care of her grandfather, an eccentric beekeeper who made honey in a rusty old military bus in the yard. That first close encounter was at once terrifying and exhilarating for May, and in that moment she discovered that everything she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin Enterprises 2019

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Rhyne, Teresa J.

Summary: Recounts the author's journey nursing her adopted beagle Seamus through his cancer treatment as she learned to deal with medical situations, unknowingly preparing herself for her own later triple-negative breast cancer diagnosis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 RHYNE, TERESA J RHY

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 DOG

Knapp, Caroline.

Summary: Draws from the author's personal experiences as well as the insights of animal behaviorists, psychologists, and other dog owners, to explore the emotional bond between people and their canine companions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Press 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7 KNA

Summary: Chipmunk singing sensations Alvin, Simon, and Theodore are back for an encore in this hilarious 'squeakquel' packed with more action and more nutty fun for the whole family. When a concert mishap lands Dave in the hospital, the Chipmunks take a break from superstardom and enroll in school to fit in with kids their age. But they soon face some stiff competition when they meet the Chipettes, a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD A

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY ALV

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE ALV

O'Hurley, John.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 636.7 OHU

Galaxy, Jackson.

Summary: Traces the story of the author's relationship with gray-and-white feline companion Benny, relating their shared healing experiences while offering advice on how to promote optimal human-cat bonds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.8 GAL

McDougall, Christopher

10 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "When Chris McDougall agreed to take in a donkey from an animal hoarder, he thought it would be no harder than the rest of the adjustments he and his family had made after moving from Philadelphia to the heart of Pennsylvania Amish country. But when he arrived Sherman was in such bad shape he could barely move and his hair was coming out in clumps. Chris decided to undertake a radical...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

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Brennen, Carlene.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pineapple Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HEMINGWAY, ERNEST BRE

Jackson, Ellen B.

Summary: Discusses Abraham Lincoln's love of animals, covering the time when he pardoned the turkey that was destined to be part of Christmas dinner at the White House, his rescue of three kittens during the Civil War, and other examples of his compassion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 LIN

Murphy, Frank

Summary: Recounts events in the life of George Washington which focus on his fondness for animals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2002

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE MUR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE MUR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE Mur

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR Purple Murphy 2002

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