"I had to rescue one of
his Westies. I chose the runt as I was afraid of what he might do to her, and
because she certainly could not fend for herself. . .Scratch was shaking in
fear until we brought her home and showed her the freedom of the yard and
house." She immediately loved her 8-year-old companion, Ophelia, the
author's other Westie.
The Story of Scratch: A Courageous Little