The Dames and Damsels of Old New York and the Lap Dogs They Adored

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Peggy Gavan, author of "The Hatching Cat" blog (, presents amazing stories of wealthy and eccentric women of New York City's Gilded Age and the canine companions they loved. Hear about the French poodle with a $1 million dog yard on Fifth Avenue, the only dog buried in Green-Wood Cemetery, and more stories filled with tragedy, comedy, drama, and history.


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