Who can care for a two hundred pound infant who won't stay little for long? Who can work with her to create a language both can understand? Who can share humor, offer reassurance, and learn the lessons of her heart? A cowboy can, and he did! Caring for Amy the elephant from infancy through adulthood, he forged one of the most unique cross-species relationships ever chronicled. Within these charming pages is the unique, true story of a compassionate man, his generous family, and the dear elephant who became part of their lives.