Dog Heroes (Paperback)

A Story Poster Book

By Karl Meyer

Storey Publishing, LLC, 9781603421164, 64pp.

Publication Date: December 3, 2008

List Price: 9.95*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Dogs to the rescue! Exciting pull-out posters depict 30 canine heroes of all types: police dogs, service animals, and everyday pups who took it upon themselves to save their human friends from the perils of fire and drowning. Awe-inspiring true stories of dog courage, bravery, and compassion accompany each photograph, including descriptions of animals delivering medicine in a blizzard and locating earthquake victims. Dog Heroes honors our four-legged friends who have risked their lives in order to save others. 

About the Author

Karl Meyer is a writer, radio naturalist, and teacher. He writes a biweekly newspaper column called The Wild Place, as well as articles for a variety of regional and national publications. He is the author of Storey's Wild Animals of North America, which received a 2008 Teachers' Choice Award for Children’s Books.