You will enjoy reading about Patches, the family patriarch of Dachshunds, who lived with the Giles family for fourteen years. Patches narrates his story by telling about his many adventures such as working in the family store, catching his first prey, riding first class on an airplane, and more. He also poignantly remembers the many trials, joys, triumphs, and sorrows he experienced with his human parents, Scott and Carol. Interspersed between his stories, he shares his many thoughts about each of the episodes in his long life. You will laugh, cry, and ultimately wonder how one tiny dog could live such an exuberant and exciting life!