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Dog Diaries #1: Ginger

Dog Diaries #1: Ginger

ISBN: 9780307979018

Title: Dog Diaries #1: Ginger

Author: Kate Klimo

KDL Description:

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Ginger the golden retriever narrates the story of her life, from her birth in a puppy mill through the various people who have “owned” her.

Amazon Description:

Born in a puppy mill, Ginger the golden retriever looks back on her life and the various people who have “owned” her. Abruptly separated from her mother, littermates, and the wire cage that was her whole world, Ginger is shuttled from one harrowing situation to another until she finally escapes, living as an outlaw with a pack of wild dogs. But freedom doesn’t feel so good once she becomes hungry and cold and sick. Will Ginger ever find a furever family to call her own? With realistic black-and-white illustrations by renowned illustrator Tim Jessel, and an appendix featuring information about puppy mills, breed rescue groups, animal shelters, choosing a pet, and the history of golden retrievers, dog-crazy early middle-grade readers will beg for more!