Honored to get a mention here from a blogger I so very much admire. She is a wise woman once again sharing her wisdom and warmth with the rest of us. There are many times I read Ann’s blog posts and think, “Amen.” So, once again, Amen, Ann.
When Cara Sue Achterberg over at anothergooddog.wordpress.com asked me to review her book Another Good Dog, I was a little hesitant. The book is about how she became a temporary foster for a rescue group that pulls dogs out of overcrowded shelters (usually in the South) and places them in foster homes until they can be adopted. I volunteer at a large, open-admission animal shelter, and I know that sometimes people involved in this sort of rescue have nothing good to say about animal shelters. I didn’t want to write a review for a book that badmouthed the animal shelter workers and volunteers that I have come to respect and admire.
Turns out, I had nothing to worry about. Another Good Dog is an interesting and well-written account of the joys and challenges of fostering rescue dogs, and Cara never once trash talked animal shelters or the people…
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