Chipper is a puppy that is rejected and neglected by everyone he encounters. His struggle to survive is inspirational. In the end both he and the young boy, Dave, find unconditional love and trust in each other. The story shows the connection between humans and other living beings in the world in which we coexist."Chipper" is a second book in a series that takes the young reader on a journey to show that differences can be strengths, not just weaknesses. It does this by introducing a puppy and young boy to each other and follows the path that brings them together.