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Win 1 of 3 copies of Extraordinary Old Dogs by Laura Greaves


Win 1 of 3 copies of 'Extraordinary Old Dogs' - Uplifting True Tales of Remarkable Seniors 

Written by Laura Greaves a multi-award-winning journalist, author and proud 'crazy dog lady'. Now a freelance writer, Laura has written for countless dog and pet-specific print and web publications. She's also the author of the collections: Incredible Dog JourneysDogs with Jobs, The Rescuers, Miracle Mutts and more!

Puppies are wonderful, but there is something truly special about an old dog. It’s the grey muzzle and salt-and-pepper eyebrows; the face that says ‘been there, sniffed that’. More than anything, it’s the lifetime of love, laughter and licks.

Most dog lovers wish their four-legged friends could live forever, and yet senior canines are surrendered to shelters and rescue groups in heartbreakingly high numbers. 

But every day, all over the world, elderly dogs are doing incredible things.

Dogs like Maya, a rescue dog who pioneered the technique used to save koalas after the Black Summer bushfires. 

Or Haole, who continued working as a surf therapy dog while battling cancer, and eighteen-year-old Holly, who survived for days lost in the outback. 

There’s Chilli, who found television fame as a senior, and Chaser, the ‘talking’ dog who even in old age could identify over 1000 different objects.

From saving lives and breaking records to leading online movements and surviving against the odds, stately seniors are wringing every ounce of joy and adventure from their lives. 
In Extraordinary Old Dogs, meet the geriatric tail-waggers proving there’s plenty of life in the old dog yet!

Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Penguin Australia, Imprint: Michael Joseph, 1st December 2020


RRP: $34.99 from all good bookstores and online retailers.

** Win 1 of 3 copies of 'Extraordinary Old Dogs' by Laura Greaves **
Total Prize Pool: $105.00

Haole, the surf therapy dog




How to Enter:

1) Like our post (04/12/20) AND our Facebook page and/or our Instagram Account
2) Tell us "why would you like to read Extraordinary Old Dogs?" via the Australian Dog Lover Facebook page or Instagram page.

Terms and Conditions:

1. This Competition opened on Friday 4th December 2020 (4pm) and closed on Sunday 13th November 2020 (midnight A.E.S.T.). Open to Australian residents only. 
Congratulations to our winners: Kaasha Bella-Benji, Eliza Marjory & Simone Nolan (via Facebook).
Please allow 2 weeks to receive your prize directly from the Publisher.
2. To Enter, Like our post (04/12/20) + Tell us "Why would you like to read Extraordinary Old Dogs?" via the Australian Dog Lover Facebook page or Instagram page.
3. This Promotion is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining the winner.
The entries will be judged by the Australian Dog Lover team. The winning entries will be selected based on the most creative, informative or useful statement.
4. Please note you MUST LIKE BOTH accounts to be eligible for a prize.

5. Entrants in the competition can only enter once.
6. Prizes not claimed within 48 hours will be redrawn.
* Entry into the competition is deemed acceptance of all terms and conditions.

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