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Grandpa Bill and His 1000 Dogs

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Grandpa Bill is 1,000 years old. He has 1,000 dogs.
How can he live so long? Why does he have so many dogs?

This adorable and colorful children's picture book written by animal welfare advocate Iris Pickler will bring you to a magical world where you can live, forgive and love a thousand times more.
Paperback, Large Print, First Edition, 42 pages
Published September 26th 2015 by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (first published August 15th 2015)
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Sep 02, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
OMG, this is just the cutest out of all the cuties!! For those of you who love animals and even those who are mean to our animal friends (especially to those who are mean to these lovely creatures), this is a must read for you all! I swear I would rate it 10/10 if I could! such a great story :) thanks for making it Iris :D
Joan Casey
Sep 07, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I love animals, especially cats and dogs. A lot of children will love this. I like the illustrations too. Highly recommended for children :D
Devyn
Jul 14, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I received this book from Goodreads.

I love any and every book that promotes the value of kindness towards animals.
Grandpa Bill wasn't always a kind old man with 1000 dogs. He used to be a cruel little boy that didn't know how to share- not even crumbs to a staving dog. His kindness was on short supply, too. He kicked the poor little pooch away.
Unbeknown to Bill, that scraggly dog begging for food was actually the Guardian of all Stray Dogs.
As fate would have it, he soon learned the value of bot
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Shirley
Jul 28, 2016 rated it it was amazing
What a fun read with great illustrations! I can't wait to share it with the grandkids. I must admit to being wary when Billy kicked the dog away but the author, Iris Pickler, made up for this by the end of the story. Relatives or neighbors of children who don't have pets of their own really need to share this book. Sometimes, these kids don't understand that sitting on a dog isn't like playing with a stuffed animal.

Woofa is a wonderful character. She adds a little spirituality to a magical dog
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E.Y.E.-D
Dec 17, 2015 rated it it was amazing
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This is a great book for children. It is good story telling with an excellent moral. The illustrations are fantastic. My daughter absolutely loved it. It has been read through quite a few times.
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