Author: Find My Dog, I'll Name Character After You
Best-selling writer Dennie Lehane's beagle has gone missing
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Dec 27, 2012 2:21 PM CST
Best-selling author Dennis Lehane in 2008.   (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

(Newser) – Author Dennis Lehane is offering an unusual reward for the person who finds his family's beloved missing beagle: He'll name a character in his next book after whoever finds Tessa, who disappeared from the family's home in Brookline, Mass., this week. He says on his Facebook page that Tessa jumped a fence. She was not wearing her tags at the time, though she has been microchipped. Lehane wrote Mystic River, Gone Baby Gone, and Shutter Island, among others.

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right2dave
Dec 28, 2012 7:33 AM CST
He should learn to control his wife.
osoumo
Dec 27, 2012 5:45 PM CST
I hope & pray that you will be reunited with your Dog, the micri-chip works & I recommend it for all pets if you truly love them. My minature poodle got out somehow, & I searched high & low for day's & went to the animal rescue to see if she was there, (what a sad place, all the dogs & cats looked sad , with a "take me home look") but two weeks later a lady came to our door with Goldie. She found Goldie in her yard (three miles from our house) & fell in love with her so she took her to the vet for a health check-up, most vet's do an automatic screaning for a "chip" in cases such as this, and that is why Goldie is by my side as I type this response.
LenettW3
Dec 27, 2012 5:28 PM CST
If the dog has a microchip what is the problem? I do not get the artical. Unless the chip was on the collar & not inmplaned in the dog.