By Mark Doty
When Mark Doty makes a decision to undertake a puppy as a spouse for his loss of life companion, he brings domestic Beau, a wide, malnourished golden retriever wanting loving care. becoming a member of Arden, the black retriever, to accomplish their relatives, Beau bounds again into existence. ahead of lengthy, the 2 canine develop into Doty's intimate partners, and at last the very existence strength that retains him from forsaking all wish throughout the darkest days.
Dog Years is a poignant, intimate memoir interwoven with profound reflections on our emotions for animals and the teachings they train us approximately residing, love, and loss.
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