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Hero Dogs: Courageous Canines in Action

by Donna M. Jackson

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Dogs are man’s best friends and women’s too. Dogs are more than friends they can be heroes also. There are many types of dogs who are heroes in different ways. There are hearing dogs, guide dogs for the blind, service dogs, war dogs, and so many more. This book tells you stories of how dogs have become heroes and how they have helped so many people. For example, a dog named Bullet saved a baby’s life by advising his parents that he was chocking. If Bullet had not been there the baby would have passed away. This book is very informative and great for books to learn more about dogs and what else dogs can do than just be pets. They also define the words in the back if you did not understand them. This is a great informative book to read. ( )
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Award-winning journalist and nonfiction author Donna M. Jackson takes an in-depth look at extraordinary canines and the role they play in the daily lives of humans. Featuring real stories from the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, along with historical and scientific facts and dramatic photographs, this book explores some incredibly heroic and heartwarming moments. From bomb-sniffing dogs to guide dogs to avalanche rescue dogs to therapy dogs, these true stories of amazing canines will engage and fascinate readers of all ages.

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Presents a variety of stories about working and rescue dogs who help humans in many ways, such as those involved in the work at the World Trade Center site after the disaster of September 11, 2001.

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