Surely you remember Nana, the fictional Newfoundland employed as a nanny by the Darling family in┬áPeter Pan? Sweet-natured Nana was first introduced to the public by Scottish novelist and playwright J. M. Barrie in his 1904 play,┬áPeter Pan, which later became the well-loved kids’ story we know today.

It’s true that Barrie’s fictional account of Nana […]