Is My Dog a Wolf? How Your Pet Compares to Its Wild Cousin by Jenni Bidner
  

Is My Dog a Wolf? How Your Pet Compares to Its Wild Cousin

Written by Jenni Bidner
Illustrated by

RRP £6.99

Notify me
when in stock

As soon as this book is back in stock we will send you an email.

Synopsis

Is My Dog a Wolf? How Your Pet Compares to Its Wild Cousin by Jenni Bidner

He's wagging his tail, fetching the Frisbee and eager to get stroked - in short, Fido's living up to his title as man's best friend . But the domesticated dog's got a special secret: in many ways he's really a lot like a wolf. Using amazing close-up images, she shot inside a real wolf lair, as well as museum-quality historical pictures and illustrations, award-winning author and photographer Jenni Binder compares the pet pup with his wild ancestor. Why did dogs become dogs and wolves stay wolves? Should you ever have a wolf in the house - or a hybrid? And exactly why do dogs like to lick your face? Along the way, Bidner debunks popular myths about wolves and provides a true and fascinating look at their behaviour.

Reviews

Kids will be fascinated by the similarities between their friendly pets and wild wolves. -- Booklist

About the Author

Jenni Bidner is an accomplished photographer and award-winning author of over a dozen books, including The Kids' Guide to Digital Photography. Jenni is a volunteer K9 handler with Illinois-Wisconsin Search & Rescue Dogs (www.illwissardogs.org), a not-for-profit canine unit that provides search dogs. Her photographs have been published in magazines, newspapers and books.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Hardback
64 pages

Author

Jenni Bidner
More books by Jenni Bidner

Publisher

Lark Books,U.S.

Publication date

9th November 2006

ISBN

9781579907327


Lovereading4kids is great, we get books really early never late. We love to read and review, and think you would like it too. The excitement

Jasmine Harris-Hart, age 12

I love all the books they recommend & put up for me to review. I also love the fact that they give new authors the chance to share their boo

Daisy Pennock – age 15

You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale

It gives me a chance to read types of books that I would not normally try, and it motivates me to read every night to finish it!

Alice Horncastle, age 14

Love “Lovereading4kids” as my son gets to hear about & read new books before his mates which keeps him interested in reading=a very happy Mum

Liz Evans

It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10

A great way to introduce kids to great books, authors & genres. Parents can find age-appropriate books to share with their children.

Judi Davies – Aberdare Girls Sch

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools