Chips the War Dog: Based on the True-life Adventures of the World War II K-9 Hero

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hero dog publications, 2004 - Animal heroes - 183 pages
Chips. a husky-shepherd-collie mix is a curious and carefree dog until the news arrives that Japanses warplanes have boobed Pearl Harbor. Suddenly Chip's comfortable life, and the lives of everyone he knows in his peaceful village are changed forever. Follow Chips as he is enlisted in Dogs for Defense and joins the first war dog detachment to be shipped overseas into some for the fiercest fighting of the Second World War. A fictional account based on the true-life adventures of the most highly decorated canine hero from World War II. Chips: The War Dog is a timeless story about the importance of home, friendship, and loyalty during one of the most challenging times in America's history.
 

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Contents

THE BEGINNING
15
SCHOOL RULES
24
WATER RESCUE
33
MORE TROUBLE
41
DOGS FOR DEFENSE
48
PRIVATE CHIPS REPORTS FOR ACTIVE DUTY
55
QUARANTINE
62
BOOT CAMP
77
OPERATION TORCH
108
GUARDING THE PRESIDENT
122
OPERATION HUSKY
129
FOLLOWING THE RULES
139
MESSENGERDOG
144
A STAR IN THE WINDOW
159
GLOSSARY
169
ABOUT THE REAL CHIPS
181

ALL PAWS ON DECK
87

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