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Author Leonard, Dion, author.

Title Finding Gobi : a little dog with a very big heart / Dion Leonard with Craig Borlase.

Publication Info. Nashville, Tennessee : W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, 2017.
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 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  636.700929 LEO    DUE 08-12-21
 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  636.700929 LEO    IN TRANSIT
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Description ix, 259 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 22 cm
Summary Leonard, a seasoned ultramarathoner, encountered a stray dog while he was racing through the Gobi Desert in China and Mongolia. The dog kept pace with him for nearly 80 miles. Taking care of the dog gave Leonard a new perspective on life. He named the dog Gobi, and fought to bring her home with him with the help of strangers and a viral outpouring of assistance on the internet.
Subject Gobi (Dog)
Leonard, Dion.
Dog adoption.
Human-animal relationships.
Ultra running -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China)
Male long-distance runners -- Scotland -- Edinburgh -- Biography.
Dog owners -- Scotland -- Edinburgh -- Biography.
Dogs -- Gobi Desert (Mongolia and China) -- Biography.
Genre Autobiographies.
Added Author Borlase, Craig, author.
ISBN 9780718098575 (paperback)
0718098579 (paperback)
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