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The Horses of Proud Spirit

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ISBN13: 9781561642854
ISBN10: 1561642851
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What does an unlikely pack of stray and homeless dogs have in common with a certain herd of downtrodden horses? They were all lucky enough to wind up in the loving arms of Melanie Sue Bowles and her husband, Jim founders of Proud Spirit Horse Sanctuary. Author Melanie Sue Bowles introduced readers to this extraordinary place of healing in her debut book, The Horses of Proud Spirit, and in the inspiring sequel, Hoof Prints: More Stories from Proud Spirit. Now Melanie graces readers once again with unforgettable true stories, this time about the numerous dogs who have found their way to the Bowles’s gate and into their hearts. The Dogs of Proud Spirit is a testament to the undeniable truth that animals enrich our lives. They give us—and teach us to give—boundless joy and unconditional love.

 

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"The Horses of Proud Spirit is an homage to the spirit of these alluring creatures and a moving memoir of lessons learned in compassion, strength, and loss.

About the Author

Melanie Sue Bowles, along with her husband, Jim, is the founder of Proud Spirit Horse Sanctuary, now located in Mena, Arkansas, one of the most successful and longest-existing facilities for horses in the United States. Proud Spirit has intervened on behalf of nearly 300 abused, neglected, and unwanted equines, and has also rescued several dozen dogs and cats, many of whom have become members of the family. Melanie has these words etched on her heart: “The Purpose of life is to live a life of purpose.” Her website is www.horsesofproudspirit.org.

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Cat People

A New Life

Sally and Harley

Molly

Gunner

Dusty

Bessie

The Cats

The Cow

The Purebreds

Billy

The Move

Ticks

Strays, Strays, and More Strays

Saying Goodbye

Hank

The Tractor Mechanic

Penny

Lucy

Basil

Chloe

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HarikliaJ, September 22, 2006 (view all comments by HarikliaJ)
I was so moved by the stories of these proud horses that I had to connect with the author, which I did. I wrote to Melanie Bowles asking for an invitation to visit the Poud Spirit Sanctuary. Unfortunately, they were moving the following week to Arkansas. Well, then I would have to go to Arkansas! Which I did with my husband. The Sanctuary is just that. A calm serene sanctuary of 320 acres. It is beautiful as are the horses and Jim and Melanie. This is a book of great feelings with emotional magnetism that makes the spirit soar. This book is a 'must read' book and should be read by every book club.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9781561642854
Author:
Bowles, Melanie Sue
Publisher:
Pineapple Press
Author:
Bowles, Melanie
Location:
Sarasota, Fla.
Subject:
Horses - General
Subject:
Horses
Subject:
Florida
Subject:
Animal Rights
Subject:
Animal rescue
Subject:
Proud Spirit Sanctuary
Subject:
Horses - Florida
Subject:
Proud Spirit Horse Sanctuary (Myakka City, Fl
Subject:
Animals - Horses
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Horses - Care
Subject:
Pets-Horses Care
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Hardback - sewn
Series Volume:
no. 469
Publication Date:
20030901
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
9.28 x 6.16 x 0.83 in 1 lb

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