With a well-earned reputation as man's — as well as woman's — best friend, dogs have an uncanny ability to sense exactly what their human friends need. Gathered from thousands of stories Allen and Linda Anderson have received, as well as their own experiences, Angel Dogs demonstrates that... read more
Stories include the four-legged speech therapist who helped a scared boy find his voice; the dog who came "special delivery" through the mail at just the right moment in a family’s life; the dog who helped guard Air Force One; dogs from the canine corps; service dogs; and many others. The book... read more (warning: may contain spoilers)
Stories include the four-legged speech therapist who helped a scared boy find his voice; the dog who came "special delivery" through the mail at just the right moment in a family’s life; the dog who helped guard Air Force One; dogs from the canine corps; service dogs; and many others. The book also details new scientific findings on how dogs can save lives, sniff out cancerous tumors, and warn epileptics of impending seizures. Each story is followed by a short meditation that helps readers focus on the messages of love that dogs bring to their lives.
Foreword by Willard Scott
Have You Received Loyalty and Friendship from Divine Messenger Dogs?
Cpl. J. R. Dugan Honors a Fallen Soldier, Charles Patrick Dugan
An Angel in the Night, Diana Johnson as told to Mary J. Yerkes
Lee County Prisoners Give Life to Death Row Dogs, Jay Williams
Postscript from Cell Dog Hershey, Frank and Leigh Ann Gibson
A Puppy's Love Prepared Me for Motherhood, Jill Kelly
Temujin's Spiritual Message, Wayne Aerni
Casey: A Warrior of the Heart Brings Love to a Nursing Home, Pat Eisenberger
They're Still Walking, Bill Mann
What if Heroes Have Four Paws and Fur?
Tequila, the Matchmaker Dog Who Saved a Family, Caroline Kane Aquiar
Poni Faces a Poisonous Rattlesnake, Del Langheld
The Puppy Who Belonged to No One, Jeanne Croud
Gracie, Our Hostess Dog, Pam Thorsen
Bonnie, Our Everyday Hero, Richard and Marjorie Douse
Can You Catch Joyrides on Wagging Tails?
Pinkey, Bob Shaw
Incident at Lake Isabella, Kathy Broderick
The Booger Dog, Pamela Jenkins
A Tender Solution for a Tough Problem, Lyndra Hearn Antonson
Sierra, the Dog Who Taught Me to Live in the Moment, Monique Muhlenkamp
Leading the Way, Eleanor Garrell Berger
Dog Day, Roberta Beach Jacobson
Taylor Teaches Us How to Play, Allen Anderson
Are Dogs Your Divine Prescription for Better Health?
Haley, the Angel Dog Who Helped Me through Cancer, Ashley Phelps
More about Haley, Sharen Meyers
Angel in Waiting, Sally Rosenthal
How a Freezing Dog Warmed Our Hearts, Marion T. Cochrane
Joshua B. Dawg's Lamp of Faith, Patti Cole
Shep's Connection with Andy, Bina Aitchison Robinson and A. M. Robinson
Wanda, My Angel and Therapist, Deborah Straw
Have Dogs Discovered the Doorways to Heaven?
Midnight Visit, Fred Wickert
Delilah, My Gentle Giant, Colette Muhlenkamp
Sheba's Last Visit, Howard Weiner
Our Invisible Valentines, Amelia Kinkade
My Dog and I Shared a Dream, Julie Olson
Typo, the Dog Who Was No Mistake, Sarah Casey Newman
About Allen and Linda Anderson
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