Mac is a young boy who is given the responsibility to look after a puppy. He tries to hide the puppy from his family, but soon realizes that the puppy likes to venture off on his own. Through a number of incidents, Mac realizes that the puppy is very special and the puppy helps Mac and his family solve a town mystery.
George E. Mallory grew up in Stoney Creek, Ontario, as part of a very large family. George’s family did not have any pets, but his parents and grandparents all had avid interest with the surrounding wildlife, in southern and northern Ontario. George’s children have had numerous pets and truly love all kinds of animals.