Our Very Own Dog
Taking Care of Your First Pet
author: Amanda McCardie
illustrator: Salvatore Rubbino
There’s nothing more exciting than getting a dog! Join Sophie’s new human family as they prepare their home for her and introduce her to life as a beloved pet. Follow along as they learn about bedding and bowls, treats and training, walks and washing—and even an unexpected dog show! Factual notes run alongside the simple story, offering tips that will help turn tentative dog adopters into doting experts.
If you have a new dog companion—or want to adopt one—here’s a story full of facts that tells you everything you need to know.