For a stray dog, the world feels like an enormous fighting ring where survival is the only useful skill. As he tries to find his lost master, Pepper must hide from fellow strays determined to drive him out of the city and withstand the heavy winter storm that has cut him off of food and water. Bad luck follows everywhere he goes and the circle of enemies closes tight around him. Even his dear friends seems to turn their back when the times are hard. As for humans...they seem to be the worse. But there is a glimmer of light in the dark, and a touch of warmth in the winter, if he could only make it out of alive... The Winter's Claws, follows Pepper in his new adventure through the neighborhoods of Happyland, where he hopes to find his lost master.