Daring dogs : 30 true tales of heroic hounds
—Hamilton, Kimberlie, author.
Book
2020
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Get to know incredible pups from all over the world in these 30 fur-raising stories. Daring Dogs will take you into the lives of amazing historical hounds, including science superstars like Laika, the first doggy cosmonaut, and war heroes like Smoky, a four-pound WWII veteran.

Item Details
Subjects:
Animal heroes -- Juvenile literature.
Dogs -- Juvenile literature.
Service dogs -- Juvenile literature.
Working dogs -- Juvenile literature.
Genre:
Illustrated works.
ISBN:
9781338618037
1338618032
Description:
151 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Other Title:
Daring dogs : thirty true tales of heroic hounds.
Notes:
Includes glossary, timelines, and reference list.
Contents:
Eat, play, love
What happened when
Antis, the dog who could fly
They also served
Arthur, Amazon adventurer
Trailblazers with tails
Ashley Whippet, phenomenal Frisbee dog
Dogspotting for beginners
Bobbie, cross-country trekker
Droolworthy destinations
Brandy, disaster-averting bomb dog
Scent-sational sniffers
Buddy, America's first seeing eye dog
Hounds who love to help
Caesar, companion to a king
Royal rovers
Fortune, Napoleon's pint-size nemesis
Yankee doodle dawgs
Hachiko, famously faithful
Friends fur-ever
Jock, the Bushveld's legendary hero
Incredible (but true) dog facts
Jofi, Freud's furry assistant
Work like a dog!
Judy, courageous prisoner of war
Khan, four-legged war hero
(Wo)Man's best friend
Laika, first canine cosmonaut
Superstars of science
Mari, inspirational earthquake survivor
The dog from nose to tail
Nipper, adorable advertising icon
Oddball, Aussie penguin protector
Why do dogs do that?
Pompey, the pug who saved a prince
Rico, the Albert Einstein of dogs
How many dogs does it take...
Rin Tin TIn, Hollywood hound
Film stars with fur
Robot, treasure-hunting terrier
Sallie-Ann Jarrett, civil war mascot
Sergeant Stubby, World War I's top dog
Bowwow wow!
Smoky, four pounds of courage
Pick-of-the-litter books
Station Jim, Victorian-age charity collector
Swansea Jack, famous Welsh lifeguard
Digital dogs
Taro and Jiro, alone in the Antarctic
Mutts with guts
Titina, North Pole pioneer
Togo, Alaska's greatest sled dog
Heroic hounds
Trakr, Ground Zero hero
The K-9s of 9/11
10 ways to help hounds in need
Daring dogs timeline
Glossary
Why do dogs do that? Quiz answers
Fur-ther reading
About the author
About the illustrators.
LCCN:
on1157209757
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