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Throughout the novel The Call of the Wild we follow a dog named Buck through his journey through the Klondike We experience a transformation in him as he adapts to the cold harsh land where he is forced to toil in the snow just to help men find ashiny metal Buck seems to almost become a different dog by the end of the book as he adapts to his new environment and struggles through various self-conflicts When we first met up with Buck he lived in the Santa Clara Valley on JudgeMillers property He was the ruler of his domain uncontested by any of the otherlocal dogs He was a mix between a St Bernard and a Scotch Shepherd dog Heweighed one hundred and forty pounds and he carried every one with utmostpride Buck had everything he could want Little did he know he would soonhave it all taken away from him One night while the judge was away at araisin growers committee meeting the gardener Manuel took Buck away fromhis home Buck was then sold and thrown in a baggage car This would be thebeginning of a new cruel life for Buck On his ride to wherever he was going Bucks pride was severely damaged if not completely wiped out by men who used tools to restrain him No matter how many times Buck tried to lunge he would just be choked into submission at the end When Buck arrived at his destination there was snow everywhere not to mention the masses ofHusky and wolf dogs Buck was thrown into a pen with a man who had a clubThis is where Buck would learn one of the two most important laws that a dogcould know in the Klondike The law of club is quite simple if there is a man with a club a dog would be better off not to challenge that man Buck learned this law after he was beaten half to
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