Meg Gentry and her family moved to a small
town (population 501) 34 miles north of Dallas,
Texas, in the 1970’s.
Living in the country was when they noticed the
problem of abandoned animals. Dogs and cats
were dropped of at a nearby road leading to
their home. One of the animals “Brownie”, who
was named by their grandson, made his way to
He inspired her to write this book to children to
never give up hope for hapiness. It is true that
one persons trash is another person’s treasure.
It is just a question of “who rescued who”. We
took care of his needs and he gave what he
could......his devoted companionship.