Minnie Ann Piercey -- Book LaunchSunday Oct 14 2012 2:00 pm, Winnipeg, Grant Park in the Atrium
Winnipeg launch of You Can't Take My Dog!: A True Story of One Woman's Struggle Against Authority.
On a peaceful, ordinary day, Minnie Ann Piercey received a phone call that shattered her world. Her beloved collie, TJ, was falsely accused of biting someone, and the police were coming to take him away. Piercey fought back to save her dog. This book is a moving story of the love that dogs can inspire and the lengths their owners will go to protect them.
Minnie Ann Piercey was born and grew up on Pass Island, Newfoundland. A registered nurse, she worked across the country in a number of healthcare positions. Minnie Ann retired from healthcare, going on to open the store Pets 101 in Winnipeg which she sold in 1998 before becoming a licensed Realtor. In 2010, she moved back to Newfoundland, where she lives with her Rough Collies, AJ and Shiloh.