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MUTT TALK: Meet Top Dogs Cagney and Lacey from "A Doggone Scandal" by Teresa Inge


Two cutie-patooties steal the show in  "A Doggone Scandal" by Teresa Inge. Read on to learn more about these little dogs who have big crime-solving hearts!

Tell us your name, breed, and which story you appear in. Our names are Cagney and Lacey and we are Yorkshire Terriers. We appear in "A Doggone Scandal."

Give us four words that describe you and your personality.  Friendly. Team. Snoopers. Loyal.  

What is your job in the story? We help our mom Catt Ramsey solve crimes and get the bad guy. Sometimes we even bite him! 

Tell us about your favorite thing to do. Hang out at the Woof-Pack Dog Walkers with our mom and go for walks.

What do you always help your human with? We play with other dogs who are boarded at our house.

What is your favorite food/snack? We love treats and some human food!

What is something you won’t touch with a ten-foot pole? Cats. They don't like us. 

Where is your special place for napping? In our mom's office at the Woof-Pack Dog Walkers.

What do you do when your humans aren’t home? Sleep. Look for food. 

Do you have a secret vice? (Don’t worry, we won’t tell your humans…) Since we are a team, our secret vice is to hope that our mom starts another case to catch bad guys since she takes us with her. 
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You can read about Cagney's and Lacey's escapades in Teresa Inge’s story “A Doggone Scandal,” one of four stories included in To Fetch a Scoundrel, Four Fun “Tails” of Scandal and Murder.

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  1. Teresa's Cagney and Lacey canine characters are stalwarts of Catt Ramsey's Woof-Pack Dog Walkers--they've seen it all and help Catt put the mystery puzzle pieces together!

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