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I want a dog

I want a dog

Hubbard, Ben, 1973- author; Chapman, Jason, author; Battersea Dogs & Cats Home, associated with work

This is the story of Alex, who is is desperate to get a dog, but the rest of his family don't think it's a good idea. So Alex decides to start a scrapbook to discover what a dog needs. He finds out about different dog breeds and what they are like. He looks around his home and wonders where the dog will live. He goes out with his friend to walk her dog. He collects photos of different dog breeds and adds labels with their temperaments, how to care for them etc. Alex's family see his enthusiasm and begin to get on board with the idea. Together they visit a puppy from a local family but they also visit a rescue centre and decide to get an adult dog from there

Book. English. Children's stories.
Published London: Franklin Watts, 2017
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Statement of responsibility: Ben Hubbard and Jason Chapman
ISBN: 1445150654, 9781445150659
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 32 unnumbered pages : illustrations (colour) ; 28 cm.
Series: Battersea Dogs & Cats Home
Subject: Non-Fiction 5+.; Dogs Juvenile fiction.; Dogs Juvenile literature.; Animals.
Series Title: Battersea Dogs & Cats Home.