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"Last Summer with Oscar," a new book written by forensic behavioral scientist Jan Schwartz, Ph.D., narrates the adventurous, true life story of a nine-year-old Golden Retriever's response to dog cancer. After learning the severity of Oscar's diagnosis, Jan and her husband ruled out standard treatment options such as surgery and chemotherapy for this gentle-natured golden. ...more
Hardcover, First, 198 pages
Published August 5th 2011 by ACFEI
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Jan Schwartz chronicles her last year with Oscar, a beloved 9-year-old Golden Retriever, who is diagnosed with cancer. his book is a combination of daily activities and heartfelt emotion. Readers beware: Oscar and his littermate Winston just may pull on your heartstrings at times!
Because of the amount of cancer, the typical surgery/chemotherapy/radiation treatment is not necessarily a viable option. So, Jan and her husband look to homeopathic treatment with food, herbs, and Slippery Elm leave
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Dr. Jan Schwartz brings enthusiasm and a wealth of experience in forensic behavioral science to all of her projects. Noted as "one of those who show high promise of significant contribution to society and progress," "Last Summer with Oscar," an International Bestseller on Amazon.com, is her first book. Heartfelt thanks to all who made this happen!

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