The doctor at Animal Surgery Number 39 is busy running about everyday. In the morning he tends to lost dogs and sick turtles; in the afternoon, he takes care of stray cats and mischievous rabbits. Vaccination, sterilization and lost animals are part and parcel of the day-to-day process at Animal Surgery Number 39. One day, a patient arrives at the hospital. It’s a dog who has gotten into a serious car accident. He can’t be saved… From popular Taiwanese illustrator Chinlun Lee comes a thought-provoking and heartwarming commentary on love and loss. Wonderfully illustrated and full of humour, Animal Surgery Number 39 is a book that will bring tears to your eyes.