By Vicki Hearne
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When she hears nuisance barking, because she knows that dogs who are ignorant enough to do nuisance barking can end up in the pound. She learned to turn the toy dog off by barking at it. Ellie’s hobby is therapy. She’s one of a team of therapy dogs, some of whom work at hospitals and convalescent homes full-time. Ellie is just part-time, but she’s especially effective, for the same reason she’s so good at controlling nuisance barking and calming children at Christmas parties. She can sense when a patient starts to shift into an unhappy or depressed mode of thought.
3. Hearne, Vicki, 1946-2001—Anecdotes. 4. Animal trainers—United States—Anecdotes. I. Title. H43 2007 636—dc22 2007013289 Printed in Canada For my father and in honor of Bill Koehler Some things, niño, some things are like this That instantly and of themselves they are gay And you and I are such things, O most miserable . . —Wallace Stevens, “Of Bright & Blue Birds & Gala Sun” Table of Contents ALSO BY VICKI HEARNE Title Page Copyright Page Dedication Epigraph NEW INTRODUCTION Introduction 1 - PROFILES Parrots and Philosophers Too Much Leopard Honcho de Dedeaux English Riding, Western Style Love and Responsibility Living Jewels Four-Legged Therapist A Tom Sawyer of a Hound Horses Without Landscapes By a Frog’s Own Light Justice in Venice Beach Beauty and Terror on the Wing Straight to the Heart Properly Pigheaded For a Song Max into Maximilian The Philosopher’s Cat Companion Dog Excellent Ordinary Wonders A Prince Among Dogs Peppy the Wonder Horse The Nordic Nerd Far Fierce Hours and Sweet The Heart of an Aristocrat Scrapper, Who Died of a Broken Heart Sarah, Who Hated Holidays A Funny Sort of Water Dog A Distinct Impression of Diamonds The Dedication of Tortoises 2 - LINEAGES The Airedale - A Case of Genial Fraud The Airedale’s Criminal Past “Oyez à Beaumont” The Thoroughbred Mutt Beware of the Dog!
He is good at picking up a line, and at sounding it, and what is more, the other hounds honor him when he announces a line (which means that if he says he’s found something, the other hounds believe him and follow even if they can’t scent directly). This tells me a lot about Blandford. It also confuses me, since foxhounds who have what it takes to strike a line and hold it are supposed to be bold and friendly critters, and Blandford has shown himself to be other than that. Then I remembered that a foxhound is a kind of detective, nosing things out, and that this is, after all, America, and that our national heroes include Tom Sawyer, who as a lad was not famous for his cooperative spirit.
Animal Happiness: A Moving Exploration of Animals and Their Emotions by Vicki Hearne