Shelter Dogs: Amazing Stories of Adopted Strays


Peg Kehret – This book has 8 stories about shelter dogs that were brought to the American Humane Association. Each dog has come from homes that didn’t want them anymore. Read how Zorro is not wanted and then he finds a home and the owner makes something out of him. Kirby is a dog who has been very traumatized. Read how one word saves his life. Joey, a service dog, helps his owner when she falls. As a little girl, Jessica was attacked by a dog. Then she gets Danny from the shelter. He helps her overcome her fear of dogs. Tyler is a dog with cataracts and cloudy vision. Read how he has surgery to see again. A dog named Ivan saves his deaf owner from a house fire.


Middle to Upper Grades


Pages: 119

ISBN: 9780807573365