African Wonder Dog

eBook - 2010
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Fans of true dog stories, Jack Russell terriers, and African wildlife will want to check out Bulu!Born on a crocodile farm in Zambia's untamed South Luangwa Valley, the puppy seemed different from his littermates. Too quiet. Unresponsive. Terriers are usually full of energy and bouncing off walls. But not this one. Nobody wanted him. Enter Anna and Steve Tolan--former police officers who had left behind their life in England to live in the African bush. People thought the Tolans were a bit different, too. The peculiar puppy suited them perfectly. They named him Bulu, or "wild dog" in the local Nyanja language.Living in the bush, Bulu not only found his voice, he also found his calling as a foster parent to the orphaned baby animals--including warthogs, monkeys, elephants, baboons, bushbucks, and buffalo--cared for by the Tolans. But Bulu's protective nature led him into terrifying situations in the wild. It's a miracle he survived! But survive he did,...
Publisher: 2010
ISBN: 9780375893070
Characteristics: 1 online resource

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Anna and Steve moved to Africa to run a wildlife education center, but certainly never expected to be helped by Bulu, who served as a foster parent to the orphaned animals they cared for—when he wasn’t out having encounters with wildlife in the bush!

Moli0011 Oct 04, 2012

such an awesome book !!! I love it :) It has a wonderfull story and i even bought the book!!!


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