1000 words Women's Fiction
This story is for all dog lovers. It tells the story of a woman who makes a living as a dog trainer.
I straighten my scarf, stand tall. I push the button. Somewhere a bell rings. A dog barks. The front door opens. “Good morning, I’m Miss Wickstead. The dog trainer.” Between the man’s legs I see a shiny nose sniffing for all its worth. Behind him crouches a woman, her dainty hand, holding on to the dog’s collar, knuckles white with the effort. “Is that Max?” I ask.