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Making rounds with Oscar [sound recording] : [the extraordinary gift of an ordinary cat] / by David Dosa.

Dosa, David. (Author). Porter, Ray, 1965- (Narrator). Blackstone Audiobooks. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kirtland Community College Library RA 1000 .D67 2010 CD 30540856 Audiobooks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781441721204
  • ISBN: 1441721207
  • ISBN: 9781441721181
  • ISBN: 1441721185
  • Physical Description: 6 sound discs (6 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., p2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Subtitle from container.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Ray Porter.
Summary, etc.:
An otherwise ordinary cat, Oscar has the uncanny ability to predict when people are about to die. Adopted by staff members at Steere House nursing home when he was a kitten, the three-year-old tabby has presided over the deaths of more than twenty-five nursing home residents thus far. His mere presence at the bedside is viewed by physicians and nursing-home staff as an almost absolute indicator of impending death, considered a blessing because it allows staff members to notify families that the end is near and because he provides companionship to those who would otherwise have died alone.
Subject: Hospice care.
Terminal care.
Cats > Therapeutic use.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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