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Cecilia Murray has been wishing for a puppy for so long as she will be able to be mindful. And whilst a lovely pug named Potato is introduced in to Orphan Paws, the defend the place she volunteers, she is familiar with he's the puppy she's been anticipating. there is only one challenge: Eric Chung -- a well-liked, conceited boy from tuition -- adopts Potato first. what is worse, he hopes to coach the little tater to turn into a show-dog megastar. Cecilia is aware that Potato isn't reduce out for a lifetime of sparkly collars and snobby judges, so she units out to sabotage Eric's plans.

But the extra time Cecilia spends with Potato and Eric, the extra she questions every thing she proposal she knew approximately puppy exhibits ... and a definite lovable show-dog coach. Can Cecilia retailer Potato -- whereas additionally hearing her heart?

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He already concerns approximately his collage functions. no longer that he must. He’s scholar council president and captain of the basketball workforce. ” “That stuff feels like type of an odd mixture with puppy shows,” Mel saw. “Well, he constantly beloved animals,” Lily informed her. “There used to be one puppy that he used to be rather connected to: Porkchop. He was once a naughty dog, yet Eric enjoyed him the main. He used to be rather unhappy while he died, and that i imagine he channeled all that unhappiness into taking good care of the remainder of the canines. you want to see him with Potato,” Lily additional, taking a look over at me. “Sometimes I seize him within the canine’ room, making a song to Potato, making up those foolish songs to aid him go to sleep. From what he’s advised me, Potato had loads of hassle going to sleep whilst he first got here to our apartment. ” My middle swelled, after which sank. That was once the cutest factor I’d ever heard. I wasn’t the one one that sang to Potato? Eric did, too? yet then I bolstered my unravel. i used to be decided to get Potato again, and to finish his dog-show profession. Eric can have been candy to Potato, yet he nonetheless used to be in basic terms utilizing him as a device to turn out some degree. I simply sought after Potato for Potato. in order that made me extra deserving. So my plan was once wonderful. It was once absolutely moral. correct? *  *  * Later that evening, after Lily had fallen asleep, I crammed Mel in at the Plan. I felt fairly to blame; Lily used to be a great pal of mine, yet on the finish of the day she was once nonetheless Eric’s dual. The Plan must be saved mystery, among in simple terms me and Mel for now. either Mel and that i have been bleary-eyed after we needed to get up early to prepare for the convey. Lily and Mel will be within the viewers, so that they bought to decorate casually, yet in view that this convey was once a proper occasion, as Eric had defined, I needed to put on anything great. So I’d chosen a stiff eco-friendly go well with that I’d present in the depths of my cousin’s closet—it used to be certainly formal. And better of all, it got here with an identical jacket that used to be going to play an important function within the Plan. once we met Eric downstairs, he was once donning his personal black swimsuit and white blouse and regarded annoyingly reliable. The neighborhood exhibit was once being held on the large fancy resort within the middle of city. As Mrs. Chung drove to the exhibit, i attempted to behave common round Eric so he wouldn’t be suspicious. “Cecilia, why are you being so unusual? ” Eric requested me point-blank. And right here I’d been attempting to act common. This proved, as soon as and for all, that i used to be a poor actor. “I’m fine,” I lied, averting his eyes as we acquired out of the auto. whilst he didn’t say anything, I snuck a glance at him, and he was once frowning at me. “If you’re nervous—” “I’m no longer nervous,” I broke in fast, and he shrugged, having a look harm. hold your eyes at the prize, Cecilia, I informed myself. We walked into the ballroom the place the express may ensue. Lily and Mel went to take their seats within the viewers, and Eric, Mrs. Chung, Potato, and that i went into the “backstage” quarter, which used to be an incredible convention room filled with tables and canines and their frantic vendors and running shoes. canine barked, whined, and pranced, and running shoes whistled, whispered, combed, fluffed, and paced.

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