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Bad Dog: A Love Story
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Martin Kihn. (2011). Bad Dog: A Love Story. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

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Martin Kihn. 2011. Bad Dog: A Love Story. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

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Martin Kihn, Bad Dog: A Love Story. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2011.

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Martin Kihn. Bad Dog: A Love Story. Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 2011. Web.

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Meet Hola. She’s a nightmare, but it’s not her fault if she tackles strangers and chews on furniture, or if she runs after buses and fried chicken containers and drug dealers. No one ever told her not to. Worse yet, she scares her family. Hola may be the most beautiful Bernese mountain dog in the world, but she’s never been trained. At least not by anyone who knew what he was doing.
 
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It won’t be easy. It certainly won’t be pretty. But maybe, just maybe, there will be cheesecake.

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