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THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS AN ORDINARY ANIMAL. EVERY ONE HAS A HEROIC STORY TO TELL.

Discover how . . .

Able Seacat Simon rescued the crew of HMS Amethyst

Bobby the Wonder Dog crossed a continent to find his family

Galipolli Murphy carried 250 wounded soldiers to safety

Pickles tracked down the stolen World Cup

And the Tamworth Two managed to save their bacon


Clare Balding’s stories of daring, courageous, remarkable creatures who changed our world for the better: from the dog that inspired Lassie to the bear that fought the Nazis.

Reviews

Heartwarming
Yours
Wonderful
Women's Weekly
Riveting
Daily Telegraph
Heart warming and at times very funny . . . her love of animals shines through in these accounts, which bring to life the amazing moments and special bonds between humans and animals
Radio Times
Inspiring
Daily Mirror
Heartwarming
Woman
Incredible stories
Woman & Home
Some stories are awe-inspiring, some are moving, while others are simply laugh-out-loud funny
BBC
Perfect for animal lovers everywhere!
People's Friend
An inspiring fireside read
Horse & Hound
Moving
Sunday Express
The perfect book to read on a cold winter's day with your dog snuggled up beside you
Your Dog
Animal magic
Sunday Telegraph
Extraordinary
Daily Mail