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By Bianca Schulze, The Children’s Book Review
Published: March 17, 2011

Author Susan Stoltz with Sharkey

The Adventures of Sharkey the Dog is a series of books written for children ages 3 – 6—a percentage of the profits go to animal help groups. Would you mind sharing the compelling, real-life story that inspired you to begin writing this series for children?

A year ago a careless pharmacist overdosed my little Jack Russell Sharkey by 10 X the amount prescribed.  We almost lost her that night and she suffered liver damage in which it took her a year to recover.  During that time I was fighting with the grocery store chain that owned the pharmacy, the insurance companies, etc.  Fighting corporate