With inspiring stories of devotion, protection, healing, compassion, and faith, Faithfully Yours explores why we love animals so much. You will meet:
- - A schnauzer that rescued his owner after a devastating lighting strike.
- - A 40-foot whale that shocked her rescuers when she helped to save a baby whale trapped in a fishing net.
- - A miniature horse that guides a blind teacher.
- - A cat that comforts stressed-out college students.
As well as people who love animals in extraordinaryways:
- - The dog trainer who transformed an unwanted shelter dog into a Broadway star.
- - The man who became a voice for the humane treatment of farm animals.
- - The woman who gave up everything to help street dogs and, in turn, learned lessons of trust and love.
Faithfully Yours will warm your heart and enhance your appreciation of God's wonderful creation. For anyone who's ever loved, and known the love of, a special animal.
Peggy Frezon is the award-winning author of Pawprints on my Heart, the popular Guideposts magazine blog about the human-animal bond. She is a regular contributor to Guideposts and author of Heart to Heart, Hand in Paw, and The Dieting with My Dog Guide to Weight Loss and Maintenance. Her stories also appear in dozens of Chicken Soup for the Soul™ books. Peggy and her husband live in New York and enjoy a laid-back lifestyle with the senior dogs they rescue.
Blissfully engaging and full of love. Faithfully Yours beautifully conveys the connection between animals and their people. A heartwarming mustread for anyone who has experienced the power of this bond.
—Dr. Marty Becker, "America's Veterinarian," as seen on "Good Morning America" and "The Dr. Oz Show."
Peggy is the real deal. She knows how animals can transform a life because her life has been transformed by the animals she loves. She also knows just how to write about those changed lives.
—Rick Hamlin, author of 10 Prayers You Can't Live Without
Blissfully engaging and full of love. Faithfully Yours beautifully conveys the connection between animals and their people. A heartwarming must-read for anyone who has experienced the power of this bond.
—Dr. Marty Becker, DVM, "America's Veterinarian," Chief Veterinary Correspondent of the American Humane Association, contributor on The Dr. Oz Show
More than simply a collection of heartwarming animal stories, Faithfully Yours gives us the chance to experience the courage, compassion, joy and raw wonder that can happen when humans and animals find kinship. Many of Peggy Frezon's powerful tales carry long after the last page is turned.
—Susannah Charleson, author of Scent of the Missing: Love and Partnership with a Search and Rescue Dog and The Possibility Dogs: What a Handful of Rescues Taught Me About Service, Hope, and Healing
Enlightening. Faithfully Yours masterfully illuminates the spiritual connection between all animals. I loved it!
—Jennifer Skiff, author of The Divinity of Dogs and God Stories
Peggy Frezon's new book, Faithfully Yours, celebrates the bond between the animals who protect, serve and heal us and the people who love them, a bond that reaches across the divide of species. These amazing true stories are sure to fascinate and inspire you.
—Edward Grinnan, editor in chief of Guideposts magazine