Lad A Dog Author:Albert payson Terhune The Thoroughbred Collie — He was a champion, protector of home and family, playmate to children, devoted to his Master and Mistress--that was Lad. " — the eighty-pound collie was a thoroughbred in spirit as well as in blood. He had the benign dignity that was a heritage from endless generations of high-strain ancestors. He had, too, the gay cou... more »rage of a d'Artagnan, and uncanny wisdom. Also--who could doubt it, after a look into his mournful brown eyes--he had a Soul."
This is Lad's story--with its adventures, tragedies, and triumphs--told by the man who knew him as only a true dog lover can. it may make you smile; it will certainly bring tears to your eyes; and, perhaps, it will make you wish that you, too had been privileged to meet Lad, the king of dogs.« less