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A Dog Walks Into a Nursing Home: Lessons in the Good Life by Sue Halpern

By Sue Halpern

A layabout mutt grew to become remedy puppy leads her proprietor to a brand new knowing of the nice life.

At free ends along with her daughter leaving domestic and her husband at the highway, Sue Halpern determined to offer herself and Pransky, her under-occupied Labradoodle, a brand new leash—er, lease—on lifestyles by means of getting the 2 of them qualified as a treatment puppy staff. shrewdpermanent, lively, and instinctively compassionate, Pransky grew to become out to be not just an amazing therapist yet an unerring ethical compass. within the not going sounding enviornment of a public nursing domestic, she led her teammate right into a sequence of encounters with the citizens that exposed depths of heat, humor, and perception Halpern hadn’t anticipated. And bit by bit, their adventures extended and illuminated Halpern’s feel of what advantage is and does—how acts of kindness rework the giver in addition to the given-to.

Funny, relocating, and profound, A puppy Walks right into a Nursing house is the tale of ways one devoted, charitable, loving, and occasionally prudent mutt—showing nice wish, fortitude, and discretion alongside the best way (the occasional begged or stolen deal with notwithstanding)—taught a well-meaning girl the genuine nature and pleasures of the great lifestyles.

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