Illustrated by Francesca Partridge and Franck Dubuc.
Bear is black and hairy. He loves to run in the park, have his tummy rubbed and do all sorts of doggy things. He and his young owner have a very special relationship.
This is an affectionate story about a child and her dog. Bear is vividly described and is a loyal, loving and happy dog. Through her experiences and adventures with Bear she learns about friendship, caring, need and responsibility.
Children and adults everywhere will own or have known a pet like Bear. He is the perfect pet that seems a pillar of strength and a giver of constant love and attention.