Format:
Book
Author:
Melville, Wilma, author.
Title:
Hero dogs : how a pack of rescues, rejects, and strays became America's greatest disaster-search partners / Wilma Melville with Paul Lobo.
Edition:
First edition.
Publisher, Date:
New York : St. Martin's Press, 2019.
Description:
327 pages, 16 ummumbered pages of plates : illustrations, color ; 22 cm
Summary:
Wilma Melville, a founder of the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation, recounts how she turned a band of shelter dogs into one of America's foremost disaster-response teams during such catastrophes as the Oklahoma City bombing, 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina.
Subjects:
National Disaster Search Dog Foundation (United States)
Search dogs -- United States.
Rescue dogs -- United States.
Dog rescue.
Dog specialists -- Biography.
Search and rescue operations.
Other Author:
Lobo, Paul, author.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-327).
LCCN:
2018039819
ISBN:
9781250179913 (hardcover)
1250179912 (hardcover)
Other Number:
1080866775
System Availability:
18
Current Holds:
0
Control Number:
3661658
Call Number:
636.7/0886
Course Reserves:
0
# System items in:
17