Avalanche dog heroes

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Avalanche dog heroes : Piper and friends learn to search the snow

Rusch, Elizabeth, author.

Seattle, WA : Little Bigfoot, an imprint of Sasquatch Books, [2018]

47 pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm

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Follow along with Piper, a friendly border collie who came to the mountain as a smart but timid shelter dog, terrified by everything, as she confidently heads off to school on a chairlift to meet her canine classmates. Over a season they romp together through the snow, learning and practicing the skills they need to be avalanche rescue dogs and earn their rescue certification. You'll also learn the warning signs and conditions that cause an avalanche, the four types of avalanches, and the basics of avalanche safety.

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1 copy available at T.G. Scott Elementary School

ISBN:

9781632171733 (library bound) : $17.05

LC Call No:

SF428.55 .R87 2018

Author:

Rusch, Elizabeth, author.

Title:

Avalanche dog heroes : Piper and friends learn to search the snow / Elizabeth Rusch.

Physical:

47 pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Citation/Refs:

Junior Library Guild

Summary:

Follow along with Piper, a friendly border collie who came to the mountain as a smart but timid shelter dog, terrified by everything, as she confidently heads off to school on a chairlift to meet her canine classmates. Over a season they romp together through the snow, learning and practicing the skills they need to be avalanche rescue dogs and earn their rescue certification. You'll also learn the warning signs and conditions that cause an avalanche, the four types of avalanches, and the basics of avalanche safety.

Target Audience:

Ages 7-11.

Target Audience:

Grades 2-6.

Awards Note:

A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)

Subject:

Avalanches--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Rescue dogs--Training--Washington (State)--Crystal Mountain--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Avalanches.

Subject:

Rescue dogs--Training--Washington (State)--Crystal Mountain.

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