Follow along as National Geographic Kids Chapters' presents a trio of true stories about incredible acts of animal heroism. Courageous Canine features an amazing pup named Lilly who sacrifices her own life to save her owner, a brave pod of dolphins who face a great white shark to save a stranger, and a mother gorilla, who in mourning her own baby, saves a 3-year-old boy who falls into her zoo enclosure. Filled with gorgeous photographs, sidebars, and fun facts, Courageous Canine will leave young readers hungry for more.
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Table of Contents
Lilly: Courageous Canine 4
Chapter 1 Love at First Sight 6
Chapter 2 Lilly to the Rescue 16
Chapter 3 A New Career 26
Dolphins: Daring Rescuers 36
Chapter 1 Shark Attack! 38
Chapter 2 A Pod of Protectors 48
Chapter 3 Life Savers 58
Binti Jua and Jambo: Gorilla Good Guys 68
Chapter 1 Boy Meets Gorilla 70
Chapter 2 Bringing Up Binti 80
Chapter 3 Another Great Ape 90
Don't Miss! 101
Index and More Information 110