Miltee: Lost In The Metropolitan Museum by Marshall Stearn
Approx. 12,570 words.
Published on May 9, 2012.
Miltee, a three-pound, Teacup Maltese is separated from his eleven-year old owner Heidi; ending up in the New York Metropolitan Museum. He is thrust into paintings of Picasso, Ensor, Rousseau, Bellows, and others; learning survival skills from their characters he escapes but is sick. He ends up in the vet hospital with a tearful Heidi looking on, only to find out the biggest surprise of her life,