Nick is bitten by a rabid wolf, an attack only Heath witnesses. Thinking he is going to die, Nick leaves the ranch and Stockton without any explanation to his family. His journey leads him to re-examine his life and attitudes - and the kindness of a woman and her son give him hope for the future.
Did You Know?
In 2011, a young girl bitten by a rabid stray cat survived without the vaccine, only one of 3 known to do so. She lived in Willow Creek, CA, where most of this story takes place. See more