Puppy Love:|:March 24, 2015

Book cover of Patience's "Too Many Puppies" Book cover of Patience's "Too Many Puppies"

In 1995 while working on a slightly autobiographical children's book called "Too Many Puppies",

Patience asked a local breeder if she could look at her brand new puppies, not to buy, just to look, just for research.
The rest was history.unnamed-1 unnamed-2
She brought her two children who picked out and fell in mad love with Henry from first sight.
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Poor 13 year old Matilda, Tilly, had to deal the tiny new boy.
Tily and Henry as a puppy Tily and Henry as a puppy
Eventually Henry became, not only the dog of our dreams but, years later became Tilly's seeing eye dog, leading her around when she could not see or hear.
Tily and Henry again, a few years later Tily and Henry again, a few years later
He also led to many people searching for a dog just like him, from New York to Massachusetts to California. He created a big demand for his breeder.
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Puppies that made many people happy.
Herm with Henry Herm with Henry
Marietta with Henry in her overalls, Patience, Lalla, her mother, and Holland, her son. Marietta with Henry in her overalls, Patience, Lalla, her mother, and Holland, her son
unnamed-6 Patience and her family circa 1995

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