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Author: How My Bad Dog Helped Me Overcome Addiction


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We’ve examined a number of ‘dog saves man’ tales over the last year, but none quite like this one.

Author Marty Kihn says his badly behaved Bernese mountain dog, Hola, saved him by helping him to kick a powerful, destructive addiction. Kihn shares his story in the book Bad Dog (A Love Story).