Hot Dog
By Doug Salati

This joyful book captures the essence of summer escape delighting readers young and old alike. When an overheated pup flees the sizzling city sidewalks for a restorative seaside jaunt, he carries home the calm and cool, reminding us how to keep our center and find the small charms in every day. 



Playing Dead
By Peggy Rothschild

Former PI Molly Madison is back to solve another mystery! She’s barely settled into her new life in the sleepy California beach town when a murder at the local dog-training academy has her putting her skills as an ex-cop to the test. A colourful cast of characters, including her Saint Bernadoodle Noodle and Golden Retriever Harlow, an agoraphobic neighbour, a boyfriend hiding something, and a friend arrested as a suspect leaves Molly with her hands full—and questioning who to believe. A doggone delightful mystery. 



Good Dog, Happy Baby: Preparing Your Dog for the Arrival of Your Child 
By Michael Wombacher

Is your family getting ready to welcome a baby? Don’t forget to prepare your dog as well! Dog trainer Michael Wombacher has created an essential, easy-to-use guide filled with simple instructions, illustrations, and invaluable advice for getting your dog ready to meet the new arrival. Positive, practical methods will set both dog and baby up for a happy, successful relationship!



Help For Your Dog-Reactive Dog
By Nicole Wilde

Struggling with your dog’s reactivity and aggression? In Help for Your Dog-Reactive Dog, author and Canine Behaviour Specialist Nicole Wilde provides proven tips, tricks, and techniques for gently and effectively curbing your dog’s reactivity. Covering a wide variety of issues and packed with actionable advice, this book will help you get back on the right track so you and your dog can enjoy time out together!

Love, Clancy: Diary of a Good Dog
By W. Bruce Cameron

From the number-one bestselling author of A Dog’s Purpose comes Love, Clancy: Diary of a Good Dog, a sweet story told by one very good dog living with a hilarious cast of characters. Fans of W. Bruce Cameron’s novels will love his newest, heartwarming offering and its moving perspective on what’s really important in life.




This article originally appeared in the award-winning Modern Dog magazine. Subscribe today!