Oogy: The Dog Only a Family Could Love
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|Grouping Title||oogy the dog only a family could love|
|Grouping Author||levin larry|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-04-22 07:29:48AM|
|Last Indexed||2019-04-22 07:42:15AM|
|author||Levin, Larry (Laurence M.)|
|available_at_catalog||Cameron Village Regional|
|collection_catalog||Large Print Non Fiction|
|detailed_location_catalog||Cameron Village Regional - Large Print Non Fiction|
The New York Times-bestselling story of a puppy brought back from the brink of death, and the family he adopted.
In 2002, Larry Levin and his twin sons, Dan and Noah, took their terminally ill cat to the Ardmore Animal Hospital outside Philadelphia to have the beloved pet put to sleep. What would begin as a terrible day suddenly got brighter as the ugliest dog they had ever seen—one who was missing an ear and had half his face covered in scar tissue—ran up to them and captured their hearts. The dog had been used as bait for fighting dogs when he was just a few months old. He had been thrown in a cage and left to die until the police rescued him and the staff at Ardmore Animal Hospital saved his life. The Levins, whose sons are themselves adopted, were unable to resist Oogy's charms.
Heartwarming and redemptive, OOGY is the story of the people who were determined to rescue this dog against all odds, and of the family who took him home, named him "Oogy" (an affectionate derivative of ugly), and made him one of their own.
|format_catalog||Large Print, eAudiobook|
|format_category_catalog||Audio Books, Books, eBook|
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|local_callnumber_catalog||LP 636.7 LEVIN|
|owning_library_catalog||Wake County Public Libraries|
|owning_location_catalog||Cameron Village Regional|
|record_details||ils:610425|Large Print|Books|Large print ed.|English|Thorndike Press,|2010.|pages ; cm., overdrive:b98c21dd-9763-4142-a7a7-935b9aba6d74|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Hachette Audio|2010||
|subject_facet||Animal welfare -- Pennsylvania, Ardmore Animal Hospital (Ardmore, Pa.), Dog adoption -- Pennsylvania, Human-animal relationships -- Pennsylvania, Levin, Larry -- (Laurence M.), Levin, Larry -- (Laurence M.) -- Family, Pit bull terriers -- Pennsylvania, Puppies -- Pennsylvania|
|title_display||Oogy : the dog only a family could love|
|title_full||Oogy : the dog only a family could love / by Larry Levin, Oogy The Dog Only a Family Could Love|
|title_sub||The Dog Only a Family Could Love|
|topic_facet||Animal welfare, Dog adoption, Family, Human-animal relationships, Levin, Larry, Nonfiction, Pets, Pit bull terriers, Puppies|