Strictly No Elephants
by Lisa Mantchev
Today is Pet Club day. There will be cats and dogs and fish, but no elephants are allowed. Now it is time for a boy and his tiny pet elephant to show them what it means to be a true friend. Imaginative and lyrical, this story captures the magic of friendship and the joy of having a pet.
The Detective Dog
by Julia Donaldson
Peter’s dog Nell is always solving mysteries and finding all of Peter’s lost toys. When she’s not cracking cases, Nell goes to school with Peter and listens to the children read. But one day they arrive to find all the books have disappeared! Who could have taken them, and why? Nell's on the case!
This Moose Belongs to Me
by Oliver Jeffers
Most of the time, Wilfred's moose, Marcel, was a very obedient pet. But one day, while deep in the woods, someone else claims the moose as their own…Is Marcel really Wilfred’s pet after all? A beautifully-illustrated, witty and thought-provoking story, exploring the concept of ownership and wildlife.
The Great Dog Bottom Swap
by Peter Bently
The day has arrived for the Dogs' Summer Ball. It's so high class, that each dog must remove their bottom before they are allowed inside the hall. But in the middle of all the frivolity something unexpected happens and the dogs have to make a hasty exit... with or without the correct bottom!
Odd Dog Out by Rob Diddulph
It's a dog's life in the big city. But one dog doesn’t quite fit in and it’s lonely. She’s willing to travel all over the world to find her place, but it takes a different kind of journey to discover that where she’s meant to be is right back where she started. A beautiful story of diversity and celebrating uniqueness.
Kipper's New Pet by Mick Inkpen
Kipper's friend Pig only wants a pet for his birthday so Kipper buys him a hamster called Roly. But before he knows it, Kipper has missed the party and completely fallen for little Roly and cannot bear to give him away. A sweet story about the bond we can have with our pets.
Mog and the V.E.T
by Judith Kerr
One day Mog is chasing a butterfly when something happens to her paw. “She’ll have to go to the vee ee tee,” Mrs Thomas spells out. But Mog hates going to the vet! A great story for children to explore what happens to their pets at the vets.