A Good Dog

The Story of Orson, Who Changed My Life

by Jon Katz

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  • 9780091932251
  • 9781407030647

When Jon took on a troublesome two-year-old Border Collie in A Dog Year, it turned his sedate life upside down and culminated in a move from suburbia to a rural farm.

But the contrary Collie - incredibly loyal but incredibly misbehaved - never settles down. Jon tries everything, obedience training, changing his name from Devon to Orson, even acupuncture, and it all helps a little, but not enough.

Together Jon and Orson chase sheep across high meadows, wade through snow, bask by a roaring stove and struggle to keep faith in each other. A story of great joy and heartbreak, in A Good Dog Jon faces the most difficult decision any dog lover has to make ...

  • Ebury Publishing; February 2010
  • ISBN: 9781407030647
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  • Title: A Good Dog
  • Author: Jon Katz
  • Imprint: Ebury Digital
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9780091932251
  • 9781407030647

In The Press

"We should all have such a companion"

About The Author

Jon Katz has written for the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Rolling Stone, GQ and other magazines as well as having a regular column about dogs and rural life for online magazine Slate. He has written sixteen books, including Sunday Times bestsellers A Dog Year and A Home for Rose, and co-hosts an awardwinning radio show Dog Talk. His website is www.bedlamfarm.com.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9780091932251
  • 9781407030647