A Dog's Purpose by Frederick Ross
Approx. 1,230 words.
Published on June 24, 2012.
The ghast he was hunting was small. It must have barely imagined itself into existence under the house before he smelled it. He and Aggy had tackled much rougher ones, ghasts which had imagined all kinds of interactions with the world. Buy Aggy was gone, and it wasn’t the same without Aggy.