Trapped in wolf form, caged in an animal shelter, Gray, his human identity fading, hasonly one hope to escape neutering or death -- "The Werewolf Whisperer."
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The Werewolf WhispererbyMarilynn Byerly
"It's a wolf!" Fred Duggans backed away from the open tailgate of the vet's station wagon.Megan Winters stepped closer and peered inside at the great silver and gray beast sprawled indrugged abandon on its side. A cast covered its left front leg.For a moment, her heart wrenching in her chest, she saw her Heidi, dead now almost ten years,then she noticed the animal's massive shoulders and other obvious evidence of its maleness.The vet glanced at his watch. "It's a dog. Pick it up. I've got to get out of here.""A wolf," Fred insisted.