Join the adventures of Shetland Sheepdogs as they work and play in Scotland, and all over the world. Children of all ages will enjoy the delightful stories inspired by real life dogs that have been a part of the author’s family for years. Digger Riendeau and his wife Cathy love their new Sheltie. Ellie.
In Spring Blizzard, Richard and Anne deal with a blizzard on the Highlands of Scotland. Their trusty Shetland Sheepdogs, Tucker and Micky, help this farming couple bring home some of the lambs lost during a winter storm. A happy ending to this lovely story, accompanied by good drawings of the story.
Cheyanne, the female Sheltie on the McRoss farm in Scotland, just had 5 puppies. A starving fox tries to attack one of the pups, but Melvin, the farm's donkey, comes to the rescue. Find out more in this exciting adventure. For children 4-8.
Phillip, a young boy with Down Syndrome, goes with his dad to the forest to pick out a perfect Christmas tree. Dad falls into a pond, so Phillip prays for a miracle. Phillip's prayer is answered in a surprising way.
Cara, a young girl with her Sheltie dog, has been given a birthday gift of money, but she is not sure how much spending power she has. Her kind banker shows Cara a way to understand how much she can spend.
About the Author "DIGGER"
Darwin grew up on a mixed farm in Saskatchewan. He retired from work in the natural gas industry, and his love of the outdoors and interest in wildlife have motivated many of the stories he told to his three children, and now his grandchild. He has owned four Sheltie sheepdogs, and has deeply loved and admired each of them. His new puppy, Ellie, is a joy and delight.