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Sandford, John

Summary: "When an animal rights action at a research lab goes wrong, a terrible secret is exposed, and Shay must find her brother Odin before the researchers at Singular Corp can silence both of them"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014

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White, Ellen Emerson.

Summary: When Webster the dog arrives at Green Meadows Farm he has already been adopted, mistreated, and given away three times and is done with people, but the other animals of the shelter will not let him give up on the possibility of a special family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC WHI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION WHI

Muchamore, Robert.

Summary: When a new radical animal protection group argues that it is right to kill or threaten one human in order to save the lives of many animals, James and the other agents must try to stop the group from completing a violent mission.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC MUC

Anderson, Laurie Halse.

Summary: After Sunita's beloved pet cat, Mittens, gets injured on her watch, she wonders if vet work is right for her. She takes an internship at a research lab, but learns that they test on animals and eventually put them to sleep. Sunita loves animals, but can she find a way to work with them without harming them?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2012

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC AND

Monninger, Joseph

Summary: In rural New Hampshire, sixteen-year-old Clair Taylor and her neighbor, eighteen-year-old Danny Stewart, fall into an unlikely relationship as they work together to save Wally, a loveable but mistreated dog kept chained in a junk-filled yard by Danny's cruel father.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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Hopkinson, Deborah

Summary: In March of 1887, Rocco, an eleven-year-old from an Italian village, arrives in New York CIty where he is forced to live in squalor and beg for money as a street musician, but he finds the city's cruelty to children and animals intolerable and sets out to make things better, whatever the cost to himself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HOP

Galante, Cecilia

Summary: Twelve-year-old Winifred is being fostered by the eccentric but kind Margery Dawson while her mother is dealing with addiction problems, and mostly Fred is determined not to form any attachments to anybody--until the condition of Toby, the abused dog next door, captures first her attention and then her heart, and somehow it becomes increasingly difficult to stay detached from the people who are...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION GAL

Anderson, Laurie Halse.

Summary: Brenna, one of the volunteers at Dr. Mac's Place animal clinic, is horrified to find a dog caught in a trap in the local nature preserve, but subsequent events prove that every story has two sides.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2012

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC AND

Lewis, Gill.

Summary: In Laos, twelve-year-old Tam must work at a bear farm where bears are cruelly caged and milked for their bile, but when a familiar cub is brought to the farm, Tam will do anything to free both the cub, and himself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2015

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Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds.

Summary: When he finds a lost beagle in the hills behind his West Virginia home, Marty tries to hide it from his family and the dog's real owner, a mean-spirited man known to shoot deer out of season and to mistreat his dogs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 2000

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC NAY

Applegate, Katherine.

Summary: Me llamo Iván. Soy un gorila. No es tan sencillo como parece.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Océano De México 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J468 APP SPANISH

Johnston, Tony

Summary: A boy cares for, feeds, and helps an abused stray dog to learn to trust humans again.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2019

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Orenstein, Denise Gosliner

Summary: Eleven-year-old Yonder stopped talking when her mother died, and she stopped going to school because of the bullies, knowing that her father would never even notice (although the social worker did); indeed the only creature that seems to care about her isthe one-eyed Shetland pony called Dirt who lives on the neighboring farm--so when she discovers that Dirt is about to be sold for horsemeat...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC ORE

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC ORE

Applegate, Katherine.

Summary: When Ivan, a gorilla who has lived for years in a down-and-out circus-themed mall, meets Ruby, a baby elephant that has been added to the mall, he decides that he must find her a better life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC APP

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC APP

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION APP

Anderson, Laurie Halse.

Summary: Jules and Josh are so excited when their parents hire ponies to attract customers to their sidewalk sale. But the Vet Volunteers notice that the ponies don't seem to be very healthy, and after an examination, they learn that the handler, Gus, has been mistreating them. Can the Vet Volunteers help the ponies get well and find a better life for them?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC AND

Hart, Alison.

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Jas tries to prove that the owner of the farm where she works has killed her favorite horse, Whirlwind.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1999

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HAR

Sandford, John

Summary: "When an animal rights action at a research lab goes wrong, a terrible secret is exposed, and Shay must find her brother Odin before the researchers at Singular Corp can silence both of them"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Le Guin, Ursula K.

Summary: When Jane, a cat with wings, leaves the safety of her farm to explore the world, she falls into the hands of a man who keeps her prisoner and exploits her for money.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 2003

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE LE G

Applegate, Katherine.

Summary: When Ivan, a gorilla who has lived for years in a down-and-out circus-themed mall, meets Ruby, a baby elephant that has been added to the mall, he decides that he must find her a better life.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2013

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