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Welcome Home Mama And Boris: Book Review

Cover of Welcome Home Mama and Boris

The Internet is full off heartwarming reunions between dogs and veterans returning home from Iraq and Afghanistan. They make us feel good about an unfortunate situation and also demonstrate how much our dogs add to our lives.

Welcome Home Mama and Boris: How a Sister’s Love Saved a Fallen Soldier’s Beloved Dogs provides us with a view of a different, but no less uplifting, meeting. A meeting between a fall soldier’s sister (co-author Carey Neesley) and the dogs he rescued before he lost his life in Iraq.

I received a preview copy of this book a few weeks ago and enjoyed it immensely. This isn’t a book I would normally buy on my own — I tend to gravitate toward either fiction (mostly Sci-Fi and Fantasy) or science (math, physics, and surprise! behavior and training,) but I had heard of this story back when Carey was trying to rescue the dogs from Iraq and my curiosity was piqued. The book did not disappoint. As a matter of fact it was difficult to put it down after I started reading it.

Carey writes in both the first person and in the present tense which took me a few pages to get used to, but eventually her direct style and internal dialog grabbed me and brought me right into the story. She starts out showing you how close she was with Peter (her brother) as well as how close he was to her young son Patrick. How and why Peter served not just one tour in Iraq but two provides insight into his character and helps make it obvious why Carey worked so hard to save his dogs.

While most of us are familiar with Carey’s success bringing Mama and Boris home, there is a lot more to the story, both before and after she worked the miracle of getting them back to the U.S. How did Peter find the dogs? Why did his unit in Iraq work so hard to help her save them? Who helped her stateside? What bureaucratic hoops must one jump through to get 2 dogs from Baghdad to the midwest? It’s a great read.

THis is a really a book for anyone, but dog people will find it especially interesting and rewarding. Preorder it now!

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Saturday Survey: Your Dog’s Christmas Gift

We spoiled our dogs with bones and toys this year. What did you give yours? Until next time, Good day, and good dog!


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MIROSLAV ŠKORO – Zašto lažu nam u lice – 2013.

Pogledajte novi spot za pjesmu ”Zašto lažu nam u lice” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hc-tRY6fO6Y (M.Šenkovski/M.Škoro) Kada moj brat kući svrati Iz daleka…
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HOLIDAY KIBBLE DROP FEEDS HALO TO WICHITA SHELTER PETS

logo_headerOn Wednesday, December 11th Halo, Purely for Pets and Freekibble.com teamed up to deliver 500,000 meals of Halo Spot’s Stew to shelter pets in the Wichita, KS area as part of the 2013 Holiday Kibble Drop.

All Paws in Wichita was the pick-up location for the shelters and rescues receiving food, K9 Karma, Lifeline Animal Placement and Protection, For The Love of Every Animal (F.L.E.A.), Kansas German Shorthaired Pointer Rescue and Kingman County Humane Society.

Wichita’s Premier Pet Photographer, Heidi Marcinik of Sundog Pet Photography was on site taking photos of the event. We love to share them with you!

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Cool Dog images

A few nice Dog images I found:

Dog on trailer
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Loyal dog waits for human friend in front of Reckless Bicycle Shop, Victoria B.C..

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Wishing Everyone a Very Happy Holiday!

On Wednesday, we’re stepping away from the computer to enjoy some family time, a long dog walk, and the joy of the holidays. We want to wish all of you a very happy holiday and to thank you for…



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May 19, Purina Beggin strips need to be taken off the market

My small dog was killed by a product called Beggin strips. It did this over time not the first time I ever gave it. This item needs to be removed off
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Do you believe flea markets sell the real deal?

Do you believe flea markets sell the real deal?
I'm not surprised it took awhile to find jurors who are going to decide if the Swap Shop and its owners should be held responsible for sale of knockoffs at the flea market. I mean, how many of you believe that when you go to a flea market somewhere
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Trifexis flea and heartworm pill blamed for 700 dog deaths
The popular and widely distributed flea and heartworm pill, Trifexis, is being linked to 700 dog deaths and an estimated 30,000 illnesses. WSBTV.com reported Wednesday, Nov. 27 that, "The number of dog deaths pet owners blame on the popular pet 
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Flea Theater is hopping over to bigger Downtown space
Actress Sigourney Weaver, a founding partner of Flea Theater, left, with Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer and Dept. of Cultural Affairs Commissioner Kate Levin, helped bust down a ceremonial wall at the Dec. 5 groundbreaking event for the
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