'There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face'. - Ben Williams. 'Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent'. - Milan Kundera. Did you know...Lassie, the collie that became famous in the 1942 movie "Lassie Come Home", was played by several male dogs, despite the female name, because male collies were thought to look better on camera. This beautifully illustrated miscellany is a must-have for any dog lover. With quotations, stories, tips and trivia, as well as classic poems by Kipling and Barrett Browning, this delightful collection is as warm as a faithful companion at your feet.