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The Dog Patrol

Our Canine Companions and the Kids Who Protect Them

by Rob Laidlaw
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: dogs, social activists, pets, non-classifiable

In a full-color dog book unlike any other, acclaimed children’s nonfiction author Rob Laidlaw delves into the history and evolution of dogs as human companions, and empowers young readers to promote the health and happiness of dogs in their own lives and beyond.

From the award-winning author of No Shelter Here: Making the World a Kinder Place for …

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Doug the Pug: Food For Thought

by Leslie Mosier & Megan Faulkner
edition: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: dogs, pets

Who is Doug the Pug? Just the most beloved dog on the internet! Now you can dig in with Doug and discover all his favorite foods, plus much more!

 

Dig in with Doug! Stuff yourself full of Doug's favorite phrases, memes, and of course food! Each page will have your mouth watering for more of Doug's clever commentary on the world of pizza, doughnuts, …

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5-Minute Amazing Animal Stories

by Sarah Howden, illustrated by Iris Tian
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: pets, dogs

MEET REAL-LIFE ANIMAL HEROES!

5-Minute Amazing Animal Stories features daring rescues, surprising friendships and unlikely heroes. Each heartwarming story of brave animals from around the world is the perfect length for reading aloud in five minutes—ideal for animal-lovers of all ages! Featuring a padded cover and full-color illustrations.

 

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Cat Champions

Caring for our Feline Friends

by Rob Laidlaw
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: animal welfare, cats, pets, social activists

Meet young "Cat Champions", kids who are helping domestic and feral cats by volunteering at shelters, fostering kittens, and raising awareness about cats who need help. Learn about the issues facing our feline friends, and be inspired to become a "Cat Champion" yourself.

Around the world, young people are making a difference in the lives of cats. In …

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No Shelter Here

Making the World a Kinder Place for Dogs 

by Rob Laidlaw
edition: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: animal welfare, dogs, pets

The goal of a puppy mill is to produce the maximum number of puppies in the cheapest way possible. That's why expensive items - proper housing, care, food, and medical attention - are ignored. Dogs have been loyal to Humankind for thousands of years. We cherish them as companions, groom them as show dogs and depend on them as working partners. But …

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Talking Tails

The Incredible Connection Between People and Their Pets

by Ann Love & Jane Drake, illustrated by Bill Slavin
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: pets, zoology

From our earliest beginnings, we have shared our lives with animals. Explore the ties that people and their pets have formed from prehistoric times to present day.

With fun and fascinating facts, learn whether you are a Dog Person or a Cat Person, how to pick and care for your pet, and which animals are most closely linked to their wild roots. Disc …

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