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Furstinger, Nancy

Summary: Modern wars recruit more than just human soldiers. Our canine companions also serve in the line of duty and under fire, whether helping police protect our home turf or accompanying soldiers on missions abroad. Readers will cheer for the hero dogs featured in this collection, profiled with stunning photos and inspiring tales of bravery, friendship, heroism, and devotion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.7 FUR

Carney, Elizabeth

Summary: Presents the stories of a dog that helps stranded dolphins, a capuchin monkey who helps a young man with physical limitations, and a rat that sniffs out land mines.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.08 Carney 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J591.5 CAR

Quattlebaum, Mary

Summary: Calling all dog lovers! Join the adventure as National Geographic Kids Chapters presents a trio of true stories about incredible acts of canine heroism. From Glory the bloodhound, who saves lost pets, to terriers who help raise orphaned hippos, these brave pups are sure to inspire young animal lovers.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J WHITE QUA

Quattlebaum, Mary

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Calling all dog lovers! Join the adventure as National Geographic Kids Chapters presents a trio of true stories about incredible acts of canine heroism. From Glory the bloodhound, who saves lost pets, to terriers who help raise orphaned hippos, these brave pups are sure to inspire young animal lovers.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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Osborne, Mary Pope.

Summary: Presents a nonfiction companion book to "Stallion by Starlight," discussing the history of domesticating horses and explaining why Alexander the Great's horse was so famous.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636.1 OSB

Halls, Kelly Milner

Summary: You'll read three true stories of amazing animal heroes. First meet Lilly, a playful pit bull who bravely pulled her owner from the path of a speeding train; two pods of dolphins that saved swimmers from the most powerful predator on the planet; and two gorillas that proved just how alike apes and humans really are. Follow along on their incredible adventures as these awesome animals save the day!

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J CD 590.23 Hall 2015

Osborne, Mary Pope.

Summary: Answers questions about the history and behavior of dogs and provides true stories of dog heroics.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.7 OSB

Goldish, Meish

Summary: "In this book, readers will read stories of how pet dogs have save their owner from a crisis."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636.7 GOL

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: A small but brave donkey and his animal friends become the unsung heroes of the first Christmas.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD STA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: DVD St