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Working Dog Heroes: How One Man Gives Shelter Dogs New Life and Purpose

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A great Aussie yarn packed with inspiring stories of shelter dogs that have been given new life and purpose - and turned around the lives of others.

Steve Austin isn't your average dog trainer. In this feelgood, yarn-laden memoir he shares amazing stories from a career of rescuing and training shelter dogs to become a crack force of K9s, culminating in his work for the 'Young Diggers' program, which pairs specially trained dogs with returned Diggers suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, depression and more, with astonishing results.
A down-to-earth Aussie larrikin of a bloke with a gift for telling a great yarn, Steve Austin trains extraordinary, elite dogs for vital missions internationally in the fields of drug enforcement, environmental protection and much much more. From drug detection to penguins, cane toads and even truffles, and from the icy conditions of Macquarie Island to the LAPD, if you need something detected, Steve's got a dog for that. And a yarn to tell!

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Product Details

  • ISBN: 9781460705148
  • ISBN 10: 1460705149
  • Imprint: ABC Books
  • On Sale: 02/22/2016
  • Pages: 304
  • List Price: 23.00 CAD
  • BISAC1: NATURE / General

Working Dog Heroes: How One Man Gives Shelter Dogs New Life and Purpose by Steve Austin

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