St. Martin-Dog Stories. In this very special, heart-warming collection of favorite stories about dogs great and small, James Herriot tells us about his own dogs and all the wonderful people and animals he has met through more than fifty years as a veterinarian in Yorkshire, England. Fifty memorable tales move us to both laughter and tears, and Herriot's personal introduction and notes make this tribute by a master storyteller to man's best friend a book to read, Re-read, and be treasured for years to come. Author: James Herriot. Softcover: 464 pages. ISBN: 978-1-250-06189-8. Imported.