Do you think my friend Teddy looks scary? I felt so too. I was so afraid of him it was hard to breathe. But now I know, Teddy is a caring dog who knows how to love and protect. He saved his owner! (Well, I helped, too.) Would you like to hear how that happened?
Targeted Age Group:: 3-8
What Inspired You to Write Your Book?
This book is based on a true story, that happened with my son and our neighbor. I thought it would be inspiring for other kids who might be afraid of dogs.
How Did You Come up With Your Characters?
Based on a true story. So it was pretty straight forward.
Suddenly, the big, mean dog blocked my way. He stood right in front of me and was so scary! I couldn’t get by him.
Then he barked loudly.
I could hardly breathe. I backed away slowly, hoping he would leave me alone.
But he didn’t. Instead, he moved closer. He pushed up against my legs and barked louder.
Then, to my horror, he grabbed the leg of my pants with his teeth and started pulling me.
“Mom! Dad!” I shouted, but he held me tight and kept dragging me. I followed because I didn’t want him to bite my leg.
Soon I realized that he wasn’t being cross with me. I realized that he wanted to show me something.
The dog dragged me to the neighbor’s house. The gate was open, which surprised me. I stepped through the gate and heard a weak voice.
I rushed toward the voice and could not believe my eyes…
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