The subject of the new book, “Finding Gobi: A Little Dog with a Very Big Heart”, this tiny stray kept pace with ultra marathon runner Dion Leonard as he ran through China’s Gobi Desert last June.

Gobi The Dog That Ran 155 Miles To Find A Home

Dion Leonard was racing across the Chinese and Mongolian desert when a scruffy dog started running alongside him.

The subject of the new book, “Finding Gobi: A Little Dog with a Very Big Heart”, this tiny stray kept pace with ultra marathon runner Dion Leonard as he ran through China’s Gobi Desert last June.

Gobi The Dog That Ran 155 Miles To Find A Home

Dion Leonard was racing across the Chinese and Mongolian desert when a scruffy dog started running alongside him.

The subject of the new book, “Finding Gobi: A Little Dog with a Very Big Heart”, this tiny stray kept pace with ultra marathon runner Dion Leonard as he ran through China’s Gobi Desert last June.

Gobi The Dog That Ran 155 Miles To Find A Home

Dion Leonard was racing across the Chinese and Mongolian desert when a scruffy dog started running alongside him.

Remember the story of runner Dion Leonard and a stray pup Gobi who joined him for a grueling marathon last month in China? While Leonard had been working on her adoption papers back in Scotland, Gobi disappeared last week. Shocked by the news, Leonard booked his flight immediately and was soon on his way to China to find Gobi himself.

Stray Dog Who Joined Runner On 155-Mile Race Disappears So The Athlete Flies To China To Find Him

Remember the story of runner Dion Leonard and a stray pup Gobi who joined him for a grueling marathon last month in China? While Leonard had been working on her

DION LEONARD shares his captivating story about Gobi, his stray dog

DION LEONARD shares his captivating story about Gobi, his stray dog

Dion Leonard was competing in a ultra-marathon in China when Gobi, a stray dog, appeared and started to run the race with him. Here, he tells his story.

Dion wishes the filmmakers luck finding one dog that looks like Gobi, let alone 20

Happy tail of desert runner and furry friend to be a movie and Dion wants X-men Hugh

Dion wishes the filmmakers luck finding one dog that looks like Gobi, let alone 20

History may have been made at the Duke of Edinburgh gold award reception on Wednesday. Leaving aside the presence of the Earl of Wessex, and the host of famous faces from the world of sport, entertainment and business, one four-legged guest presenter almost stole the show. Step forward Gobi, the little dog who won the …

History may have been made at the Duke of Edinburgh gold award reception on Wednesday.

In "Finding Gobi," Ultramarathon runner Dion Leonard tells the story of the stray dog that ran with him across the desert and changed his life.

Tenacious bond forged in the desert between stray dog and runner fuels new book

The subject of the new book, “Finding Gobi: A Little Dog with a Very Big Heart”, this tiny stray kept pace with ultra marathon runner Dion Leonard as he ran through China’s Gobi Desert last June.

The incredible tale of a sad-eyed stray now being groomed for stardom

The incredible tale of a sad-eyed stray now being groomed for stardom

Against all odds, an ultra-marathon runner and a stray dog form an unbreakable bond during a grueling race across China's Gobi Desert. CNN's Robyn Curnow reports.

Against all odds, an ultra-marathon runner and a stray dog form an unbreakable bond during a grueling race across China's Gobi Desert.

DION LEONARD shares his captivating story about Gobi, his stray dog

DION LEONARD shares his captivating story about Gobi, his stray dog

Dion Leonard was competing in a ultra-marathon in China when Gobi, a stray dog, appeared and started to run the race with him. Here, he tells his story.

Runner Interview: Dion Leonard Author of Finding Gobi (@FindingGobi)

Runner Interview: Dion Leonard Author of Finding Gobi (@FindingGobi

Runner Interview: Dion Leonard Author of Finding Gobi (

"Finding Gobi" Unleashed in Bookstores

"Finding Gobi" Unleashed in Bookstores

Dog book: Finding Gobi: The Amazing True Story by Dion Leonard. A Little Dog With A Very Big Heart.

"Finding Gobi" Unleashed in Bookstores

"Finding Gobi" Unleashed in Bookstores

Dog book: Finding Gobi: The Amazing True Story by Dion Leonard. A Little Dog With A Very Big Heart.

Relocating from China’s wild Gobi Desert to the high streets of Edinburgh, Scotland would be an adjustment for anyone, but it’s perhaps not surprising that one little dog has settled in comfortably as she prepares to celebrate her first Christmas in her new home. After all, this bundle of fur had already proved her mettle through trials that won her and her owner celebrity status.

Gobi in Scotland: Chinese marathon dog’s first Christmas in new home

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