Amazing Working Dogs with American Humane

Age Level: 8–9  Grade Level: 3–4

Each title in this series of elementary-level books looks at a different type of working dog. Covers the history of the work, the better breeds for that particular type of service, the dog’s training, what the dog does on the job, and what happens to the dogs when they retire.

  • Includes both leisure reading topics and topics that will supplement the need for information about animals in the curriculum
  • Introduces young readers to different service dogs through high interest topics
  • Great full-color photos
  • Each title has been approved by the American Humane Association
  • Supports the Community Helpers and Careers curriculum
  • 7 1/2” x 9”
  • 48pp.
  • Illus. with color and black-and-white photographs and illustrations
  • Contains a glossary, a further reading list, Internet addresses, and an index
  • Fall 2010
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Fire Dog Heroes

Fire Dog Heroes

Linda Bozzo
"Go find!" That is the command given to Ashly. Ashly is a fire dog that works with the Dallas Fire Department. Fire dogs help investigators find the causes of some fires. Read about the history, training, what being on the job is like for a fire dog, and what happens when the dog retires...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-3202-6
Binding: Library Ed.
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Guide Dog Heroes

Guide Dog Heroes

Linda Bozzo
"With a guide dog, you never feel like you are alone." Panzy is a guide dog. She helps her blind owner get from place to place. Read about the history, training, what being on the job is like for a guide dog, and what happens when the dog retires...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-3198-2
Binding: Library Ed.
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Police Dog Heroes

Police Dog Heroes

Linda Bozzo
"Do you want to catch the bad guy?" Officer Shawn Meade asks his K-9 Lucky that question when they’re on duty. It takes a special dog to be a police dog. Read about the history, training, what being on the job is like for a K-9, and what happens when the dog retires...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-3197-5
Binding: Library Ed.
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Search and Rescue Dog Heroes

Search and Rescue Dog Heroes

Linda Bozzo
"We need Radar's help." Radar is a search and rescue dog that helped rescue a lost teen boy. Search and rescue dogs use their noses to find people. Read about the history, training, what being on the job is like for a search and rescue dog, and what happens when the dog retires...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-3201-9
Binding: Library Ed.
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Service Dog Heroes

Service Dog Heroes

Linda Bozzo
"Sweater, get it!" Kazi is a service dog. He helps his owner around her house and while she is at work. Read about the history, training, what being on the job is like for a service dog, and what happens when the dog retires...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-3199-9
Binding: Library Ed.
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Therapy Dog Heroes

Therapy Dog Heroes

Linda Bozzo
Would you like to pet my therapy dog? Tuxedo is a therapy dog that visits people who live in assisted-living centers. Petting and being around dogs makes some people feel better. Read about the history, training, what being on the job is like for a therapy dog, and what happens when the dog retires...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-3200-2
Binding: Library Ed.
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