The Tales of Pepper dog A rescue dog that lives in the high mountains of Colorado is the inspiration for this story. Pepper’s story tells about the adventures she experiences on her life journey. She has a passion or maybe obsession as an athletic dog to run. Pepper lives in a magical place for a dog. A place where she smells, sees and explores the great beauty of Colorado. When Pepper’s life changed, her explorations expanded. She is able to go beyond her home and experience new things. Pepper undergoes great physical and personal challenges. Her life can inspire and teach us lessons about how we can deal with life when it becomes difficult. Her story tells us how Pepper conquers the hardships in her life and finds joy in living even when there is adversity.