All animals and animal lovers are welcome at the Animal Ark Veterinary Clinic. At Animal Ark, Mandy Hope helps her parents treat animals of all shapes and sizes. Even outside the clinic, Mandy can't resist helping any animal in need. When James is chosen to look after the school hamster during the summer, he and Mandy are thrilled! But then someone vandalizes James's garden and steals the poor hamster. Who is to blame? The city kids visiting their town-or someone closer to home?Baglio, Ben M. is the author of 'Hamster in a Handbasket' with ISBN 9780439097017 and ISBN 0439097010.