Synopses & Reviews
For the 77.5 million dog owners (or "parents") in the United States, The Original Dog Tarot
card set and booklet is an amusing tool that gives human beings essential insight into the canine psyche.
Want to know why your dog shreds your slippers but ignores his designer toys? Does your pooch really want a puppy for companionship, or are you delusional? The Original Dog Tarot is an entertaining, tongue-in-jowl deck of tarot cards and accompanying book affectionately written for dog lovers who want to divine their canine's mind. The 30 cards are a takeoff on the traditional tarot; they're divided into the Major Barkana and Minor Barkana. Each card offers advice for both canines and the humans in their lives. You don't have to be familiar with traditional tarot to use this deck. It is a witty and wise stand-alone oracle for anyone who has given up mastering the techniques of The Dog Whisperer.
The Original Dog Tarot is an entertaining deck of oracle cards with an accompanying guide book. The 30 illustrated cards are inspired by the traditional tarot deck: Major Barkana cards include The Magician (Nostradogus), The Hydrant, The Pack, and The Couch. Minor Barkana suits include The Bowls, The Leashes, The Cookies, and The Bones. To begin, consider the issue you want to understand, formulate a question, and draw a card. Appropriate questions may include: Why does my dog roll in the grass 10 seconds after a bath? How can I tell if my dog likes the TV on when I’m not home? How does my dog really feel about having her toenails painted? Each card offers advice for both canines and the humans in their lives. It is a witty and wise stand-alone oracle, affectionately written for dog owners who are still trying to master the techniques of The Dog Whisperer.
About the Author
HEIDI SCHULMAN is a writer, reporter, producer, and editor with more than 25 years of experience in television, radio, print, and online media. She has worked for National Geographic Explorer TV, NBC News, CBS News, BBC, Reuters, Nickelodeon, and in the educational market. Heidi lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico with her beloved dog, Bosco, and his canine little sister, Tillie.