Gus the Dog is a survivor of a very difficult, lonely life on the streets. He lives in Houston, Texas, with his family where he enjoys spreading an encouraging message of perseverance, trust, and compassion; playing tug-o-war with his brother, Ranger; visiting children at schools; and helping foster dogs from Houston K-911 Rescue.
Anna Barbosa lives in Houston, Texas with her husband, Allen Richards, and their fur kids, Gus, Nathan, Ranger, Lottie, Jacie, Tank, Pip, and a foster dog or two. Anna is the Director of Houston K-911 Rescue and momager of Gus, who loves to visit with kids at schools and talk about how important it is to be kind to animals. Follow Gus on Facebook at @GusJourney.
Katie Wray Schon loves stories in all ways, shapes, and forms. Katie worked for ten years as an interaction designer before changing gears to focus on children’s literature and illustration. She lives in Texas with her husband and three kids.