Scruffy's unique talent to speak came upon him suddenly and was a surprise to his family and friends.Not one to miss an opportunity, Scruffy commissioned writer and animal lover, Susan Schaffner, to help him write his memoirs. In "Scruffy Speaks" readers will learn of Scruffy's early years as a foundling, and his adventures at home in Palm Springs, California with his loving family and canine brothers. Also, Scruffy shares his travel diary, as he journeys South of the Border and rides the historic highway, Route 66. Scruffy delighted in writing about his life. He hopes everyone, young and old, will enjoy his exploits.