Take Me Home Tales of Battersea Dogs by Melissa Wareham


Take Me Home Tales of Battersea Dogs by Melissa Wareham

Melissa Wareham always wanted to work with dogs - and got her first job at the Battersea Dogs & Cats Home, cleaning out the kennels! Over the years she met thousands of lost pets, including mongrel Tulip, who liked to ride solo on the 159 bus, stinky Pepe le Pew who was in dire need of a bath, and Benjamin the lurcher, chosen to greet the Queen when she visited the Home.

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About the Author

Melissa Wareham spent fifteen years at Battersea Dogs & Cats Home, from February 1988 to September 2004. Her first job was as a kennel maid at the age of eighteen and she went on to become their rehoming manager and the TV face of the organization, appearing on Pet Rescue, The Big Breakfast, GMTV, The Generation Game and various interviews for national news programs. She lives in South London.

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160 pages
Interest Age: From 7


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Publication date

20th January 2011



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