If you’re a kid who’s a dog lover, or know one who is, this post is for you.
Did you know that when Meriwether Lewis and William Clark made their famous journey across America, they brought along a canine companion? They did, and the Newfoundland named Seaman accompanied the Corps of Discovery all the way to the Pacific Ocean. The big black dog provided not only companionship, but he proved to be a valuable hunter, an alert sentinel, and more.
I talked about this delightful book in a previous post, but it’s worth a second mention. Little kids will love following the antics of this lovable pooch in this wordless book.
George is happy living a quiet, peaceful life with his humans. However, one day, a lively little dog named Zippity enters their lives. Can George learn to tolerate this nonstop newcomer?
Now I know why these are called the dog days of summer…