The Dog in the Dentist Chair

And Other True Stories of Animals Who Help, Comfort, and Love Kids



A heartfelt look at real-life animals who visit, cuddle, and help kids in unexpected ways

Do you love animals? If you do, keep reading! This book is full of stories about some of God's amazing animals with very special jobs.
JoJo the golden retriever who calms anxious kids at the dentist
Gracie the therapy cat who encourages reluctant readers
Parfait the service dog who helps a boy with seizures
Magic the miniature horse who comforts children in hospitals
Ricochet the dog who surfs with special-needs kids
And many more!

"This will make children smile, cuddle up, and be comforted and inspired, even as they learn wonderful things about our animal friends. Highly recommended!"
--M.R. Wells, coauthor of Four Paws from Heaven and The Cat Lover's Devotional

"Beautiful stories of hope, love and compassion to support the powerful bond between children and animals. This book is paw-tastic!"
--Robin Ganzert, President and Chief Executive Officer of American Humane

Peggy Frezon is contributing editor of All God's Creatures magazine, and the author of Faithfully Yours. Her inspirational and animal stories appear regularly in Guideposts and Angels on Earth, Chicken Soup for the Soul books, and All God's Creatures daily devotional (Guideposts Books). She lives in upstate New York where she enjoys sharing her love of animals with her two granddaughters. She and her husband rescue senior golden retrievers and are involved in therapy dog work. They share their home with two faithful golden retrievers, Ernest and Petey.


Peggy Frezon, Author

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