My Kind and Caring Animal Friends


A delightfully illustrated children’s book with a host of animal characters each with a message to young readers about caring and kindness.

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Discover some fun and interesting facts about the lovable animals you will meet in My Kind and Caring Animal Friends by Meaford author and illustrator, Anne Boody Horwood.

This informative and engaging children’s book features bright, bold illustrations of several whimsical characters such as smiling Gary the Goat, pretty Peg the Pig, Cheerio, the English Robin and seven others. Each of the animals tells a charming and informative story about themselves that demonstrates their kindness and caring nature.  Their stories are followed up with questions to readers that spark discussions and explorations of ways to be kind and caring people.

While the book is intended for readers aged four to seven, it is especially enjoyable for adults to read aloud with them.

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About the Author and Illustrator

Anne Boody Horwood lives in Meaford Ontario, Canada. A former journalist and communications specialist, she picked up a paint brush for the first time after retiring. Given her love of animals, many of her paintings are whimsical depictions of them.

Anne believes one is never too old to be young at heart, playful and creative. She finds painting animals and bringing them to life through words, inspiring.

You can view her work at

Additional information

Weight .2 kg
Dimensions 8.5 × 8.5 × .3 in