By Ken Foster
Filled with inspiring tales and images, this heartfelt tribute to the pit bull celebrates considered one of America’s preferred but misunderstood dogs.
probably greater than the other breed, the pit bull has been dogged by means of adverse stereotypes. truthfully, pit bulls are innately brilliant kin pets, as in a position to love and sturdy deeds as the other form of puppy. atmosphere the list directly, Ken Foster sings the praises of pit bulls in I’m an outstanding Dog, a gorgeously illustrated, tenderly written tribute to this such a lot misunderstood of canines.
founding father of the Sula starting place, which promotes dependable pit bull possession in New Orleans, and the writer of 2 acclaimed books approximately deserted canine, Foster has made it his project to convey ignored dogs into the limelight. I’m a very good Dog lines the interesting historical past of this fairly maligned breed. A century in the past, the pit bull was once thought of a kinfolk puppy, featured in relations pictures and depended on as loving partners for kids. extra lately, pit bulls were portrayed via the media as stereotypes of every little thing they aren't. Foster shatters that acceptance via relocating profiles of pit bulls that function treatment canine, athletic heroes, search-and-rescue canines, and educators, let alone as loving pets. Foster additionally profiles many pit bull fanatics, from Helen Keller and Dr. Seuss to actor Todd Cerveris, who took his pit bull on journey with him for the musical Spring Awakening.
Proving that there’s a lot to like and not anything to worry, I’m a great Dog restores the pit bull to its rightful position as buddy, friend, athlete and entertainer.
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