Allen Parton was seriously injured while serving in the Gulf War. He lost the use of both of his legs, along with all memories of his wife and children. He was left unable to walk, talk or write - isolated in his own world. After five years of intensive therapy and rehab, he was still angry, bitter and unable to talk. Then a chance encounter with a Labrador puppy called Endal changed his life.
Their remarkable story is told in ENDAL – How One Extraordinary Dog Brought a Family Back from the Brink. This heart-warming book tells how a puppy who had nearly failed training as an assistance dog on health grounds came to be voted ‘Dog of the Millennium’ and how, through his remarkable skills, companionship and unstinting devotion, he gave Allen Parton a reason to live again.
Told through the eyes of both Allen and his loyal [...]
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