Larry Chace is a fruit and vegatable farmer that also runs a special product sawmill making boxes for the agricultural industry. In his spare time, usually when the weather is to *** cold to work outside, he writes novels having to do with shapeshifters of various flavors.
Frank Tipton was a brilliant medical researcher specializing in nanites.
His research facilities are attacked by animal rights activists. In retaliation for them killing his beloved dog he uses the activists as his test animals. He also saves his Wendy's DNA by adding it to his own body turning himself unwittingly into a weekend werewolf.
Safely living with humans becomes his life's work.
Jim arrived at his job every day to prepare the meals for all the animals at a small private zoo. One day when the bosses were off at a conference, he tended a sick wolf and learned the horrible truth. Most of the animals were formerly human.
The new shifter pack looks for a place to live without being harassed. Even if they are furry with sharp teeth or scaly and burp fire.